Brazilian Portuguese, Level 1, 2-DVD SET WITH DICTIONARY, Portuguese Children's Book, & E-DICTIONARY
**2 DVD set includes 36 Portuguese lessons for beginners [2009, 1st release, 240 min.]
**Michaelis/Dicionário Escolar Português-Inglês, Inglês-Português com CDRom PB [2008,1st Ed,864pp]
**One Brazilian or Portuguese Children's book, so you can start reading Portuguese right away!
This special package includes the extremely popular 2-DVD Portuguese set "Brazilian Portuguese, Level 1," one Brazilian or Portuguese children's book, andl as our all-time best-selling Portuguese-English Dictionary, Michaelis Dicionario Escolar Portugues-Ingles with CDRom. Please note: We are able to substitute a Portuguese-Portuguese or Portuguese-Spanish dictionary with CDRom instead--just let us know your preference when you order!
This beginning Brazilian Portuguese video & book course engages the student through use of situational dramatic scenarios, contemporary themes and adult vocabulary. The Brazilian Portuguese course consists of 36 dialogs, each followed by instructional lessons, drill and vocabulary review. Reference materials are included on the DVD.
Written Portuguese is presented on-screen via subtitles. The early lessons are almost completely subtitled, later ones less so. Narration tracks and subtitles are offered in English, Italian and French.
For the traveler or person working in Brazil, this is a great way to get started. For the serious student of the Portuguese language it's the perfect practice tool. Shot entirely on-location in Rio de Janeiro, the series captures the modern carioca (resident of Rio de Janeiro) in action. Appropriate for ages 15 and up and designed as an intensive-introduction for those traveling to Brazil for work or pleasure.
This course is a great choice for Brazilian Portuguese students who are teaching themselves. It's also perfect for university language labs and media centers, as a tool for students who want to learn Brazilian Portuguese.
Contents: One Dictionary/CD-Rom Set, One Portuguese-Language Children's Book, and the 2 DVDs:
- 2 DVD set (ALL regions , Windows/Mac)
- 36 dialogs, each followed by instruction and vocabulary review
- 240 minutes total
- Reference section includes: days of the week, numbers, telling time, verbs, vocabulary
- Subtitles and narration in English, French & Italian (DVD only)
- Region: Normal 0, Universal