Synopses & Reviews
This is a complete course in understanding, speaking, and writing Latin American Spanish. If you have never learned Spanish, or want to improve your skills for use in Latin America on vacation or business travel, then Teach Yourself Latin American Spanish
is for you.
Juan Kattan-Ibarra has created a practical course that is both fun and easy to work through. The units are set in a variety of Latin American countries and present the major linguistic variations and a broad range of cultural background information. Juan explains everything clearly along the way and gives you plenty of opportunities to practice what you have learned. The course structure enables you to work at your own pace, arranging your learning to suit your needs.
The course contains:
- Thirteen carefully graded units of dialogues, culture notes, grammar, and exercises
- A grammar summary
- A pronunciation guide
- A vocabulary list
By the end of the course you will be able to cope with a whole range of situations in any of the Spanish-speaking Latin American countries. You will be able to take a fully active part in the culture and everyday life of Spanish-speaking people in Latin America.
Learning Latin-American Spanish as easy as 1-2-3
With this book, Latin-American Spanish is attainable for any beginning student. You can use Teach Yourself Latin-American Spanish Complete Course at your own pace or as a supplement to formal courses. This complete course is based on the very latest learning methods and designed to be enjoyable and user-friendly.
Prepared by experts in the language, Teach Yourself Latin-American Spanish begins with the basics and gradually promotes you to a level of smooth and confident communication, including:
- Up-to-date, graded interactive dialogues
- Graded units of culture notes, grammar, and exercises
- Step-by-step guide to pronunciation
- Practical vocabulary
- Regular and irregular verb tables
- Plenty of practice exercises and answers
- Bilingual glossary
About the Author
Juan Kattan-Ibarra is an experienced teacher of Spanish and the author of a number of very successful Spanish books.