by Kayode J. Fakinlede
Yoruba, one of the national languages of Nigeria, is spoken by more than 30 million people worldwide. Designed with the beginning student in mind, Beginner's Yoruba offers 15 lessons ideal for both classroom use and self-study.
Each lesson opens with a dialogue about an everyday topic, which is used to introduce new vocabulary and grammar points. Cultural notes give the material proper context, and exercises reinforce the student's mastery of the lesson. The audio CDs perfect pronunciation, and further complement the lesson material. Also includes information on Yoruba culture, religion, songs, and folklore.
Paperback: 280 pages