Peace Corps - Zarma Language Lessons

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Audios

Zarma- Lesson 1

Zarma- Lesson 10

Zarma- Lesson 11

Zarma- Lesson 12

Zarma- Lesson 13

Zarma- Lesson 14

Zarma- Lesson 15

Zarma- Lesson 16

Zarma- Lesson 17

Zarma- Lesson 18

Zarma- Lesson 19

Zarma- Lesson 2

Zarma- Lesson 20

Zarma- Lesson 21

Zarma- Lesson 3

Zarma- Lesson 4

Zarma- Lesson 5

Zarma- Lesson 6

Zarma- Lesson 7

Zarma- Lesson 8

Zarma- Lesson 9


US Peace Corps Zarma (Djerma) - Image COURSE OVERVIEW
The Zarma course is designed to teach you the basic survival level you would need to work as a volunteer or Peace Corps volunteer in regions where Zarma is spoken. This covers the following subjects:

Lesson 1: Pronunciation
Lesson 2: Greetings (vocabulary)
Lesson 3: Greetings (typical)
Lesson 4: Greetings (short cuts)
Lesson 5: Expressions for taking leave
Lesson 6: Dialogue on greetings
Lesson 7: Expressions
Lesson 8: Days of the week
Lesson 9: Time (adverbs of time)
Lesson 10: Numbers (1-20)
Lesson 11: Numbers (21 through one million)
Lesson 12: Money
Lesson 13: Vocabulary (food items and market)
Lesson 14: Measurements
Lesson 15: Asking for prices / Expressing want
Lesson 16: Expressing needs
Lesson 17: Dialogue on bargaining
Lesson 18: Weather (useful expressions and seasons)
Lesson 19: The Verb "to be"
Lesson 20: The Verb "to have"
Lesson 21: Past tense

PROGRAMS THAT USED THIS LANGUAGE
Benin: 1968-present
Burkina Faso: 1967-1987, 1995-present
Ghana: 1961-present
Niger: 1962-2011; Currently Not Active

PROGRAM SECTORS
Benins: Education, Environment, Agriculture, Health, Business
Burkina Faso: Education, Health, Environment
Ghana: Education, Environment, Agriculture, Health
Niger: Currently Not Active

Zarma (Djerma) is spoken in: Mali, Benin, Nigeria, Ghana, Burkina Faso

Zarma (Djerma) has no known alternate names.

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