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Beginner’s Irish with Audio CD

$39.95

Gabriel Rosenstock

Publisher:  Hippocrene Books

ISBN:          9780781810999

Format:      Mixed Media

Pages:         145

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Product Description

Beginner’s Irish offers basic Irish language instruction, presenting grammar, vocabulary, and common phrases in clear, concise lessons. Review questions and exercises accompany each lesson. Historical and cultural material gives insight into customs and everyday situations. It is an ideal companion for students, travelers, and businesspeople.

The Irish language, also known as Irish Gaelic or Gaelige, is spoken today by approximately a million people worldwide. It is also the basis of the Irish literary tradition, which is the oldest in Europe after Greek and Latin. This valuable guide, ideal for both individual and classroom use, teaches the basics of Irish grammar and vocabulary in 10 easy-to-follow lessons. The audio CD feature complements the dialogue and grammar sections of the lesson, helping the reader to understand the language as spoken.

 

About the author (s)

Gabriel Rosenstock is a poet and the author/translator of over 80 books, including A Treasury of Irish Love PoemsProverbs, and Triads, also published by Hippocrene Books. He lives in Dublin.