It was about one and a half years ago that I finally I arrived where I had always wanted to be and do what I had always wanted-- teach students, support small language communities and conduct research on African languages on my doorstep. The University of Cape Town and my new colleagues welcomed my efforts to establish the Centre for African Language Diversity-- CALDi as well as The African Language Archive-- TALA and I was recently appointed the Mellon Research Chair: African Language Diversity this initiative. The main aim of CALDi is to train young African scholars in descriptive linguistics and open up space for research into African languages at UCT with the hopes of countering the dominance of African linguistics outside the continent. It has been a great challenge for which my whole career has been a form of preparation...Read more
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Specially written by experienced teachers for self-study or class use, the course offers you a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Malay. No prior knowledge of the language is required.
What makes Colloquial Malay your best choice in personal language learning?
-Totally revised new edition
-Focuses on the everyday language
-Practices all four skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing
-Exercises and revision lessons to check progress
If you'd like to get up and running with Malay, this rewarding course will take you from complete beginner to confidently putting your language skills to use in a wide range of everyday situations.
Two 60-minute CDs are available to purchase separately or come included in the great value Colloquial paperback and CDs complete course (ISBN 978-0-415-57252-1) Recorded by native speakers, these complement the course and help develop your listening and pronunciation skills.