This book is aimed at people who want to learn conversational English, Amharic or Italian in a communicative way. The course can be used in class or for private study. To develop and strengthen the communication resources of the learner, this book represents, and repeats cyclically, the most relevant language functions and notions. This "spiral system" of presenting material is the distinguishing feature of the book.
Topics: Personal Identification, Family House and Home, Geographical Surroundings and Weather, Travel and Transport, Holidays, Accommodation, Food and Drink, Shopping, Services, Health, Free Time, and Education.
A cassette tape, covering the topics in English, Amharic and Italian, is also available.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
LEONARDO ORIOLO, Dottore in Lettere (Universita di Genova) has over 20 years experience of language teaching and teacher training. He is the author of several books on languages and multicultural education, among them, Pronti...Via!, A New Style Italian Grammar and Interactive Multimedia Italian Course on CD-ROM. He is also the author of How To Say It: English, Tigrinya, Italian (RSP 1997).