Sicilian Language Course, Audio CD, Learn, Speak, Instruction
- $56.95 2 Audio CD Discs + $6.80 p&h or $14.80 foreign delivery
Item Code : HIPP18388Hippocrene Books. Includes two audio CD discs and a 270-page text and guide.. Sicily, the pearl of the Mediterranean, attracts more than 1.5 million visitors each year. Known for its flavorful cuisine, pleasant climate, picturesque hill towns, rich ancient history, and flourishing arts scene, the island has plenty to offer all her guests. An excellent companion for travelers, this guide covers the region's major sites and cultural attractions and introduces the reader to the basics of the Sicilian language. Extensive travel sections cover major cities, events and festivals, hotels, restaurants, arts, and architecture. An introductory language guide includes grammar basics, useful vocabulary, and dialogues in both Sicilian and Italian. Two audio CDs provide clear pronunciation of the dialogues and phrases by native Sicilian and Italian speakers.
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Item Code : HIPP18389Hippocrene Books. Includes 4,000 entries. The speech of the Sicilian people bears the imprint of the island's remarkable history. Primarily based on Latin and Italian, it contains traces of Greek, Arabic, French, Old Proven?al, and Spanish. This book features a concise Sicilian grammar and a bilingual dictionary with pronunciation guide. The comprehensive phrasebook offers guidance for situations including dining out, accommodations, and obtaining medical care. It also contains complete phonetic spellings. An introduction to Sicily's history, guide to major cities and attractions, and sampling of the island's cuisine complete this valuable reference for travelers, students, and anyone interested in this Mediterranean locale.