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Author Atherton, Mark, author.

Title Complete Old English : comprehensiveguide to reading and understanding Old English, with original texts / Mark Atherton.

Publication Info. London : John Murray Learning, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  429.8342 ATH    DUE 09-30-20
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Description xxii, 325 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
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Series Teach yourself
Teach yourself books.
Note Subtitle from cover.
"Audio online"--cover.
Summary "Designed for complete beginners, and tested for years with real learners, Complete Old English offers a bridge from the textbook to the real world, enabling you to learn the grammar, understand the vocabulary and even how to translate such canonical texts as Beowulf and the earliest version of the Lord's Prayer from a critical point in our history. Structured around authentic material, using online audio to aid pronunciation, and introducing both a grammar perspective and a full introduction to essential vocabulary, this course also features: -22 learning units plus maps and verb guide -New edition features key set texts in an Appendix, in a title suitable for classroom or self-study use -Authentic materials - language taught through key texts -Teaches the key skills - reading and understanding Old English grammar and vocabulary -Culture insights - learn about the culture and religion of the Anglo-Saxons -Self tests and learning activities - see and track your own progress"
Subject English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- English.
English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Self-instruction.
English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Grammar.
English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Spoken English.
Added Title Old English
ISBN 9781473627925 (paperback)
1473627923 (paperback)

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