As The Movement Toward National Standards For Foreign Language Proficiency Gains Momentum, Many States Have Already Instituted Their Own Guidelines Which Include Oral Proficiency Among The Requirements Read The Author S Note On This Subject Traupman S Book Is An Excellent Resource For Helping Teachers Introduce Or Enhance The Oral Experience In The Latin ClassroomSpecial Features Multi Level Dialogs A Variety Of Contemporary And Ancient Topics Topical Vocabulary For Each Chapter Authentic Roman Expression A Comprehensive Glossary Appendices On Colors And Numbers, Colloquial Expressions, And Sayings And ProverbsNew In The Second Edition A Chapter On Transportation Additional Vocabulary In All Categories Eg Computer Terminology This book of sample dialogues and phrase lists is not really a textbook for active oral Latin but an ancillary that a creative teacher can use to build such a course I think it has too much sample dialogue and too little in the way of encouraging the creation of such dialogue. Phrasing a little clunky sometimes, but who am I to judge.
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- 256 pages
- Conversational Latin for Oral Proficiency
- John C. Traupman
- 22 August 2018 John C. Traupman