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Welcome to Débuts: a completely integrated film-based introductory course for learning French language and culture. The film narrative of Le Chemin du retour is what drives the scope and sequence of vocabulary and grammar, the presentation of culture, and the development of reading and writing. A two-hour feature-length film, Le Chemin du retour is the story of a young telWelcome to Débuts: a completely integrated film-based introductory course for learning French language and culture. The film narrative of Le Chemin du retour is what drives the scope and sequence of vocabulary and grammar, the presentation of culture, and the development of reading and writing. A two-hour feature-length film, Le Chemin du retour is the story of a young television journalist, Camille Leclair, and her pursuit of the truth about her grandfather’s mysterious past. Through Camille’s quest, students learn language and culture in the functional context provided by the story. The textbook/film package grew out of the authors’ conviction that language learning is more than just learning skills: it is also a process in which understanding of culture must surely occupy a central position. Therefore, Débuts and Le Chemin du retour emphasize the importance of cultural awareness and understanding, not only of French and Francophone culture, but also of the student’s own culture. In addition, the Débuts program contains both literary and cultural readings, as well as a playlist of Francophone songs, to provide even more authentic input to students on current or provocative topics, allowing for more student interaction in class....

Title : Debuts An Introduction To French
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ISBN : 9780073125442
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 399 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Debuts An Introduction To French Reviews

  • Reader2007
    2019-03-08 23:03

    I preferred Contacts...

  • Angela Randall
    2019-03-18 04:12

    This is a French textbook which revolves around a French movie.

  • Colette
    2019-02-25 05:13

    I had the guy for a teacher so maybe I'm biased. But the film element is great.