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Spoken Lao

G. Edward Roffe

Spoken Lao

by G. Edward Roffe

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Published by American Council of Learned Societies in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lao language -- Spoken Lao

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAmerican Council of Learned Societies. Program in Oriental Languages. Publications. Series B: Aids, no. 7, 12
    ContributionsRoffe, Thelma W.,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL4251 L3 R6
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15394905M

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Lao for Beginners is primarily a workbook full of exercises to help beginners practice and acquire the ability to communicate with Lao people in spoken Lao. It is not a phrase book to scratch the surface of the Lao language.

The book has been tested in classrooms and by individuals who have used it successfully to learn by: 2. This book is good, including in one slim volume chapters on punctuation, sounds, phrases and an adequate Lao/English Dictionary. The CD is tiny, but well produced and burn yourself a normal sized CD when you first get the book and (tiny) CD.4/4(7).

Lao (ພາສາລາວ pháa-sǎa láo) is the main language of Laos. Thai is also closely related to Lao, and the Isaan dialect spoken in the northeast is, with minor differences in vocabulary aside.

Lao for Beginners is primarily a workbook full of exercises to help beginners practice and acquire the ability to communicate with Lao people in spoken Lao. It is not a phrase book to scratch the surface of the Lao language.

Conversation and phrase books Educational tools (form) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Roffe, G. Edward (George Edward), Spoken Lao. Washington, D.C.: American Council of Learned Societies, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: G Edward Roffe; Thelma W Roffe.

Spoken Lao Vocabulary Flash Cards: In order to best view this site and its Lao Fonts, you will need to download the Lao New Light, Lao Phonemic, and IPA Fonts, then install them in.

The Lao presented in this book is the Vientiane dialect, which is used in all governmental communications. It is spoken in the central part of Laos by approximately 2, persons and is understood throughout the Kingdom of Laos and in Northeast Thailand.

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The following Big Brother Mouse books are available in PDF format, free of charge, for personal use, or educational use within one school. Lao for Beginners is primarily a workbook full of exercises to help beginners practice and acquire the ability to communicate with Lao people in spoken Lao.

It is not a phrase book to scratch the surface of the Lao language. The book has been tested in classrooms and by individuals who have used it successfully to learn Lao.

At the time there were few books on the topic that were widely available in North America. So I bought this one. I figured I'd give it a try.

I found it invaluable. I utilized this book and one other Lao language book. Though I primarily used this one from Hoshino. I suppose for me, since I can speak Lao already it was easier for me to learn.

Lao, also called Laotian, is the official as well as the dominant language in Laos. Migration and conflict have resulted in the present ethnic composition of Laos and to the geographical diffusion of its ethnic groups.

86 languages have so far been documented in the country as used by its various ethnic : Joseph Kiprop. Crescent Moon Over Laos is a travel memoir from Mark Boyter’s day trip in Laos innot long after the border was re-opened for foreign visitors.

Boyter taught English and studied meditation in Japan and spent time in Thailand before embarking towards Laos. Throughout the book, Boyter reflects on his life and considers what he wants for the future. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Beery, Galen. Basic spoken Lao in sixteen lessons.

Rutland, Vt.: C.E. Tuttle Co., (OCoLC)   Lao Basic Lao Phrases. The main language of Laos, Lao is a Tai-Kadai language spoken by around 15 million people in Laos and Thailand.

Being so similar to Thai, many people in Laos will understand if you speak in Thai without too many : Becky Rogers. This is the first of two volumes designed to teach spoken Lao to English speakers. Some dialect of Lao is spoken and understood by approximately three million persons in Laos and about ten million in Thailand.

The Lao presented in this book is t. Isan people can understand spoken Lao but not necessarily be able to fluently read Lao script.

Thai and Lao can also understand each other and the Thai and Lao script are similar. Lao has less alphabets, removing duplicate sounds in Thai.

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English-speakers sometimes mispronounce "Laos", falsely believing that it should be pronounced with a silent 's', however the 's' in Laos is never l and largest city: Vientiane, 17°58′N. The 1 official language of Laos is Lao.

However, only slightly more than half of the population can speak Lao. French is the the most widely spoken foreign language, but that is decreasing.

English is increasing in usage. Here is a mostly complete.Lao, sometimes referred to as Laotian (ລາວ, 'Lao' or ພາສາລາວ, [pʰáːsǎːláːw] 'Lao language'), is a Kra–Dai language of the Lao is spoken in Laos, where it is the official language, as well as northeast Thailand, where it is usually referred to as serves as a lingua franca among all citizens of Laos, who speak approximately 90 other languages, many Ethnicity: Lao, Isan.