SUMMER CATALOGUE OUT NOW: VIEW

Close Notification

Your cart does not contain any items

Haitian Creole Phrasebook

Jowel Laguerre Cecile Accilien

$22.95

Paperback

In stock
Ready to ship

QTY:

McGraw Hill
26 August 2010
Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Travel & holiday guides; Languages & ESL; Creole - Phrase Books; Creole - Languages
The essential terms you need to communicate with the nation's 8-plus million Haitian Creole speakers If you are travelling to Haiti to help with the relief effort or to aid in its rebuilding, Haitian Creole Phrasebook is your must-have resource. In addition to featuring content specifically related to relief and rebuilding, this book also covers the basic topics such as introducing yourself, asking for directions, giving instructions, or asking for information. A separate section is devoted to key words and phrases related to relief efforts from communicating with medical personnel to construction and engineering terminologyFeatures:

A mini-dictionary includes essential vocabulary for quick referenceAn 30-minute audio download that features key words and phrasesVital vocabulary and phrases relevant to relief and rebuilding processes McGraw-Hill will donate a percentage of sales to the Haitian rebuilding effort.

Topics include: Basic Vocabulary, Basics of Haitian Creole, Greetings and Wishes, Expressing Preferences and Opinions, Numbers, Time, and Weather, Family, People, and Description, Communication, Living and Working in Haiti, Transportation and Directions, Money and Shopping, Accommodations, Food and Drink, Specialized Vocabulary, Earthquake, Construction Rebuilding, Relief Effort, Medical Vocabulary, Security, Resources
By:   Jowel Laguerre, Cecile Accilien
Imprint:   McGraw Hill
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 178mm,  Width: 127mm,  Spine: 13mm
Weight:   204g
ISBN:   9780071749206
ISBN 10:   0071749209
Series:   NTC Foreign Language
Pages:   224
Publication Date:   26 August 2010
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Undergraduate
Language:   Creole
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Jowel C. Laguerre, Ph.D. is Superintendent and President of the Solano Community College District. He has taught French, Haitian Creole, and ESL for more than thirty years. He founded Teachers of Tomorrow, a program that recruits young people into the teaching profession. He has a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, a M.S.Ed. in School Administration, and a M.A. in French Literature from the University of Kansas. Dr. Laguerre is a native of Haiti. Cecile Accilien, Ph.D. is Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Literatures at Columbus State University. She has taught French and Haitian Creole at Portland State University and Tulane University. She has a Ph.D. in French with a concentration in francophone studies from Tulane University. Dr. Accilien is a native of Haiti.

See Also