Primo corso is a teaching aid for beginners corresponding to about 100 hours of study.
Primo corso is well organised, comprehensive and uncomplicated. The language is informal and the texts provide an active vocabulary of about 900 words.
The textbook is divided thematically into 14 chapters with dialogues, exercises and grammar. Each chapter includes texts following a theme, for example Italian society and culture. A Swedish translation of most of the texts can be found at the end of the book as well as a key to the exercises. The book also contains a pronunciation guide, brief grammar section, vocabulary and an alphabetical glossary for each chapter. The book is extensively illustrated using drawings and colour photographs.
Accompanying the book is an audio cassette and CD containing dialogues, texts, listening comprehension exercises, extra pronunciation exercises, vocabulary and grammar.
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