Synopses & Reviews
It's easy to teach yourself Dutch
Complete Dutch with Two Audio CDs: A Teach Yourself Guide provides you with a clear and comprehensive approach to Dutch, so you can progress quickly from the basics to understanding, speaking, and writing Dutch with confidence.
Within each of the 24 thematic chapters, important language structures are introduced through life-like dialogues. You'll learn grammar in a gradual manner so you won't be overwhelmed by this tricky subject. Exercises accompany the texts and reinforce learning in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This program also features current cultural information boxes that reflect recent changes in society. The accompanying audio CDs include audio exercises--performed by native speakers--that reinforce communicative skills.
Features: Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience Tests in the book to keep track of your progress
About the Author
Gerdi Quist lectures in Dutch at University College, London. Dennis Strik previously lectured for ten years at UCL and continues to teach and translate Dutch.
Table of Contents
Introduction / Pronunciation / Hello, come in! / What do you do? / Where do you live? / Groceries / Do you know the way? / Nice shoes! / Can I have a return to Wageningen? / Did you have a nice holiday? / Ive brought flowers for you / In the past / Let's go to Antwerp / I'll send you a text message / I really dont know what I want / I know exactly how you feel / I'm on the computer just about the whole day / TV is becoming more and more banal / Key to the exercises / Strong and irregular verbs / Dutch-English vocabulary