Includes bibliographical references (p. -316) and index.
About the Author
Beverley Kirsch has taught Xhosa at the medical schools of the Universities of Cape Town and Stellenbosch. Silvia Skorge was Associate Professor at the University of the Western Cape.
Table of Contents
Introduction / Getting acquainted on an aeroplane / Meeting again at the Murrays' home / Knowing how to speak Xhosa / Speaking about work / How do you like your coffee? / Are you warm enough? / Jenny at work - Let's speak Xhosa / Thandi at work - 'I am Dr Thamsanqa' / Peter at work at Kirstenbosch / Themba at work - an interview / May I speak to Mr Thamsanqa? / At the cricket match / Lets go to that new restaurant! / Buying clothes and African arts and crafts / Travel woes / Xhosa heritage trail / Translations of the dialogues / Key to the exercises / Xhosa-English vocabulary / English-Xhosa vocabulary / Bibliography / Index