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Beginning Bengali

Beginning Bengali

Term
Subject Area
Course Number
BENG 403 680
Course Code
BENG403680
Course Key
74057
Day(s)
Tuesday
Thursday
Time
5:15pm-7:15pm
5:15pm-7:15pm
Instructor
Primary Program
Course Note
YEAR LONG COURSE
Course Description
This course introduces students to colloquial Bengali. It gives equal emphasis to each of the four skills: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Language will be studied in the context of socio-cultural aspects of West Bengal and Bangladesh. Besides lessons from the text, a major portion of the syllabus will be based on topics drawn from films, cultural events, festivals, food, and religion.
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