Danish (Teach Yourself Complete Courses)

4.21 avg rating
( 28 ratings by Goodreads )
9780340887486: Danish (Teach Yourself Complete Courses)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:

Teach Yourself Danish is the course for anyone who wants to progress quickly from the basics to understanding, speaking and writing Danish with confidence. Although aimed at those with no previous knowledge, it is equally suitable for anyone wishing to brush up existing knowledge for a holiday or business trip. Key structures and vocabulary are introduced in 18 thematic units progressing from introducing yourself and dealing with everyday situations to talking about work and shopping for presents. Teach Yourself Danish follows the journey of George Wilson, a businessman, who travels to Denmark to establish a market there for his products. He has been invited to stay with his friends who live in Copenhagen. The emphasis is on communication throughout with important language structures introduced through dialogues on the accompanying recording. There are plenty of exercises to practise the language as it is introduced and tips throughout to help with grammar. Cultural information sections give useful advice and information for anyone planning a trip to Denmark. The new edition has been updated and is now accompanied by a double CD with extra audio material. Popular features of the previous edition have been retained: - English-Danish vocabulary - glossary of grammatical terms - a 'taking it further' section to direct learners to further sources of real Danish The book (ISBN 978 0 340 88746 2) and book + CD pack (978 0 340 88747 9) are also available separately.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Bente Elsworth was born in Randers, Demark. She has lived in England since 1968 and has a degree in Russian from the University of London. She has many years of experience in teaching Danish at the University of East Anglia and this has made her aware of the particular problems that English speakers face when learning Danish. This knowledge forms the basis of the approach adopted in Teach Yourself Danish.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy Used
Condition: Very Good
The book has been read, but is... Learn more about this copy

Shipping: US$ 3.66
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780340887462: Danish (Teach Yourself Complete Courses)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  034088746X ISBN 13:  9780340887462
Publisher: Hodder Arnold, 2004

9781444107111: Teach Yourself Complete Danish (Book/CD Pack) (Teach Yourself: Level 4)

Teach ..., 2010

9780340596661: Danish (Teach Yourself)

Teach ..., 1994

9780340887479: Danish (Teach Yourself Complete Courses)

Hodder..., 2004

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace


Elsworth, Bente
ISBN 10: 0340887486 ISBN 13: 9780340887486
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
(Goring-By-Sea, WS, United Kingdom)

Book Description Paperback. Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Seller Inventory # GOR006109458

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy Used
US$ 91.30
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.66
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds