Dutch for English Speaking Expats
Dutch for English-speaking Expats is intended for adults living and working in the Netherlands who need to learn and practise the essential communication tools of the Dutch language in a limited timeframe. It is a comprehensive course book that focuses on the three most important components required for learning a foreign language:
- clear grammatical
It starts at Beginners level and goes through to Advanced learners, equivalent to level A1 through to B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CERF).
book has been
written for high educated people and differs from most school
books in the choice of topics. It
is very stimulating to do this course with a friend or partner. You can
dialogues in the book and create variations on them. The audio
files (on CD or downloaded from the site)
provide a lot of listening practice. I guided students through this
book and added more exercises and listening material, e.g.
"Usefull fillers" and irregular verbs following the lists in the
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