Complete Old English (Anglo-Saxon): From Beginner to Intermediate [With Paperback Book] (Abridged / Compact Disc)

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It's easy to teach yourself Old English

"Complete Old English with Two Audio CDs: A Teach Yourself Guide" provides you with a clear and comprehensive approach to Old English, so you can progress quickly from the basics to understanding, speaking, and writing Old English with confidence.

Within each of the 24 thematic chapters, important language structures are introduced through life-like dialogues. You'll learn grammar in a gradual manner so you won't be overwhelmed by this tricky subject. Exercises accompany the texts and reinforce learning in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This program also features current cultural information boxes that reflect recent changes in society.

The accompanying audio CDs include audio exercises--performed by native speakers--that reinforce communicative skills.

Features: Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress Extra online articles at to give you a richer understanding of the basics of the language

About the Author

Dr. Mark Atherton is a tutor in Old and Middle English at Regent's Park College, Oxford.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780071747738
ISBN-10: 0071747737
Abridged: Yes
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Publication Date: December 3rd, 2010
Pages: 368
Language: English
Series: Teach Yourself: Language