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Hungarian Graded Reader and accompanying tape recordings are designed to develop reading ability in Hungarian through the coordination of audio material with the printed page, with minimum recourse to translation. They are intended for use in an academic program to develop student ability to read Hungarian spontaneously. The fifty-six reading selections have been arranged and edited to provide a sequencing suitable to the growing competence of students as they progress from the beginning through the intermediate stages of reading proficiency. It has been an aim in the editing to retain as much as possible of the original s... Read Full Description
The FSI Hungarian Basic Course Volume 1 (of 2) has been written with the aim of providing the student with a firm control of the basic structure of the spoken language and a vocabulary adequate for him to make limited practical use of both the spoken and written language in his travels, work and social obligations. In addition,' the course should provide the learner a sound background for further development of fluency and proficiency in Hungarian.
The materials in each of the two volumes of the text are contained in twelve lessons or units. Each unit includes a set of basic sentences that are intended for me... Read Full Description
This is FSI Hungarian Basic course Volume 2 (of 2) in Spoken Hungarian; the forms and patterns of the language are intended to be colloquial. The emphasis in instruction is everywhere on speech, and an indispensable component of the learning process is the voice of the instructor, whose native language is Hungarian. On no account should the student attempt to use these materials without either a native instructor or recordings of a native instructor's voice.
The method of instruction incorporates guided imitation, repetition, memorization, pattern practice, and conversation. Working under the supervision of ... Read Full Description