Intensive Bulgarian: A Textbook and Reference Grammar, Volume 1
1stPublisher: University of Wisconsin PressFormat: Paperback
This is the first comprehensive textbook teaching English-speakers to read, write, and speak contemporary Bulgarian. The text is designed to be adaptable for students of varying skill levels and can be taught at a gradual or intensive pace. It is also a much-needed reference grammar of Bulgarian, incorporating the latest research and theories on Bulgarian grammar in accessible layman's language. Volume 1 introduces the basic elements of Bulgarian grammar and contains Lessons 1-15, a Bulgarian-English glossary, an English-Bulgarian glossary for beginners, and an appendix of verbal forms. Like many popular language textbooks, the dialogues in Intensive Bulgarian form a continuing dramatic narrative that gradually introduces students to both language and culture. Throughout the text, Bulgarian constructions and phrases are compared with English ones to clarify grammar and idioms.
Lessons include: o dialogues and sample sentenceso exercises and translation sentenceso basic and supplemental grammar sectionso reading selectionso a glossary for the lessono cultural notes.
Together, Volumes 1 and 2 of “Intensive Bulgarian” provide all the materials necessary for teachers and students to learn lively, modern colloquial Bulgarian, to become familiar with Bulgarian cultural life, and to thoroughly understand Bulgarian grammar. Slavic scholars will also find in Volume 2 both a thorough presentation of the Bulgarian verb system, as traditionally conceived, and a new analysis of this system.
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