More Information on US Peace Corps Tashelhit Courses
This Tashelhit-English dictionary was created by Peace Corps volunteers who served in Morocco in order to teach the basic vocabulary they may use at their posts.
PROGRAMS THAT USED THIS LANGUAGE
Morocco: Youth Development, English Education, Environment and Health... Read Full Description
In order for trainees to move quickly into TashlHeet, this module uses a system of transcription that substitutes characters of the Latin alphabet (a, b, c, d) for characters from Arabic script. With this system, it isn't necessary for a trainee to learn all of Arabic script before he or she begins to learn to the language. On the contrary, once you became familiar with the system, of transcription, you will be able to "read" and "write" TashlHeet fairly quickly-using characters you are familiar with. You will also learn Arabic script during training, but with transcription it isn't necessary t... Read Full Description
The Peace Corps volunteer language training materials for the Moroccan language Tamazight are designed for group, individual, or self-instruction. An introductory section gives the learner an overview of language characteristics, the materials, and their design. The main section of the materials is divided into three parts. The first contains 16 lessons for beginning and intermediate learners, each containing a topic description and unit objective, cultural notes, vocabulary list, lists of structures and expressions, and grammar notes. Lesson topics include greetings, giving and getting persona... Read Full Description