German 24 - Special Edition German 24 - Special Edition is a comprehensive beginner through advanced language learning program designed for travel, business and personal enrichment.
This 20 CD program begins with 1 60-minute audio CD of survival words and phrases needed for travel. Next, 9 audio CDs feature beginning, intermediate and advanced grammar concepts essential for language mastery. Then, test your comprehension with 3 immersion audio CDs containing conversations in the German language. Finally, 7 vocabulary building audio CDs include key vocabulary and phrases essential to fluency. A multi-sensory experience with everything you need to master the German language!
1 Traveler's Suvival CD - Basic travel survival words and phrases
9 Multi-level language, grammar & conversation CDs. Beginning Level - Introduces key words and phrases. Develops basic grammar skills. Emphasizes travel needs. Intermediate Level - Increases vocabulary. Presents new grammar concepts. Includes more routine day-to-day experiences. Advanced Level - Broadens vocabulary base. Adds even more grammar skills. Enriches conversational abilities.
3 Language Immersion CDs - Unique immersion conversations. Spoken at both normal and slow pace to increase comprehension. Develops sense of rhythm of German language.
7 Vocabulary Builder CDs - Increases vocabulary. Organized as nouns, verbs, modifiers, expressions. Adds power to your speaking.
A CD-ROM with 9 Listening Guides of content for all 20 audio CDs. A full text of all audio above plus additional grammar notes. View on computer or print.
2 media player-ready MP3 CDs of all audio content for language learning on-the-go. With content from all 20 CDs above for digital listening on your iPod, other media player, MP3 compatible CD players.
A 60-minute Travelogue DVD with a guided tour of Italy. Relax and enjoy...A tour of all the must-see places. Capture the ambience of Italy.
250 full-color illustrated flashcards for easy review of key nouns, modifiers, and verbs.
Travel case packed with all discs and extra room for flashcards, CD player or portable media player, maps, passports, etc.
BONUS! International Travel Clock.
The GERMAN Language: German is the official language of Germany and Austria and is one of the official languages of Switzerland. Altogether nearly 100 million people speak German as their first language, among them about 77 million in Germany; 8 million in Austria, 4.5 million in Switzerland; 2 million in the United States and Canada; about 2 million in Latin America; and several additional millions throughout Europe, including the Baltic republics, Belarus, the Czech Republic, France, Hungary, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Romania, Ukraine, and the Balkan states. German is important as a cultural and commercial second language for millions of people in Central, Northern, and Eastern Europe and in North and South America. Besides difference in word order, the German language is unlike English in that German makes extensive use of inflectional endings.