This unique reader is based on the premise that the best way to learn a language is to start reading it, immediately! Suitable for raw beginners to intermediate level French. This popular reader features engaging readings of progressive difficulty that allow learners to rapidly build comprehension. This three part book begins with the story of two friends, an American and a Parisian, as they learn about their respective cultures, readings on the history of France, and four abridged short stories by famous French authors. Includes a marginal word glossary and expanded exercises for comprehension and reading skills development.
Includes an accompanying CD-ROM with engaging recordings of more than fifty passages featured in the book. Listen to and view text simultaneously on the computer or download the audio files to an iPod or other MP3 device for learning on the go.
Softbound, 6" x 9", 240 pgs.