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Speak Hindi from Day One contains unique, invaluable resources for attaining a high level of proficiency in Hindi. It helps the reader wade through the initial difficulties that accompany learning a new language. The text is thorough and well-organized, grammar structures are explained clearly and succinctly and the examples given cover every possible problem a student may encounter.
The text is fully transliterated. Learning the Devanagri script, though advised, is not a necessity.
The book presents a very organised and logical method of learning and teaching. The material contained in this book is clear, easily comprehensible and reinforce all aspects of the language.
The book comprises six sections:
Dialogues with a special focus on idiomatic expressions
Exercises and solutions
About the Author
Kavita Kumar was born in Rawalpindi in 1936. She has a master's degree from the University of Delhi, and has been teaching Hindi as a foreign language in India and abroad for more than twenty-five years to aspiring learners from all over the world. She also works with long distance learners by phone and Skype, using study material designed by her for online lessons.