Approfondissement À L'écrit Et À L'oral
Author: Nina M. Furry,Hannelore Jarausch
Publisher: Pearson College Division
Category: Foreign Language Study
View: 8853This book serves as a guide to the independent study of advanced levels of French, focusing on content through which linguistic skills can be practiced. Reading selections and activities designed to improve comprehension, will introduce readers to a variety of text types, increase vocabulary, and reinforce abilities to use the structures of French appropriately. Four main sections, each organized around one broad theme, provide both unity and variety. In each part, French and francophone short stories, poems, songs, and expository selections— such as newspaper articles, art reviews, and historical discussions offer different perspectives from which to view the central topics. Themes include the visual arts, folklore and literary treatments of European and West African traditions, human relationships, and the presence of the past in the contemporary world. For experienced language learners, who want increased confidence in their ability to express themselves, and to enjoy an adventure in the mastery of French.