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ASANTE TWI LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY CLASS

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Maryland City, MD 20724

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This is a language course designed to provide basic communicative competence in oral and written Twi for beginners. It focuses on the structure of the language as well as the culture of the people. The areas covered include: (i) oral drills; (ii) orthography; (iii) written exercises; (iv)translation from English to Twi and from Twi to English; (v) reading and comprehension; (vi) conversation and narration involving dialogues, greetings, description of day to day activities and bargaining); (vii) Grammar (parts of speech—nouns, verbs, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, particles, determiners, tense/aspect, and question forms); (viii) Composition writing.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

To help learners acquire the skills in language learning mostly listening and speaking and later, reading, writing and translating so that upon completion of the course at the end of the semester, the students will be able to function in the language effectively in most formal and informal conversations.

To help learners acquire the basic grammatical structures of the language so that upon completion of the course at the end of the semester; the students will be able to communicate with a great deal of fluency and grammatical accuracy.

To provide learners with an insight into the culture and customs of the Ghanaian language speaking people as expressed in the language and compare it with their own.


Course Duration: The PACAC Twi Class occurs every Monday for 14 sessions

Starting Monday, October 2, 2017 through Monday December 1, 2017

Time: 7:00pm to 8:15pm

Ages: 13 and up

Venue: The Preforming Arts Center for African Cultures

8576 Laureldale Drive, Laurel, MD 20724

Contact: Kwame Ansah-Brew

Email Address: info@pacafricancultures.org

Telephone: 301-256-2842

Fee: $350.00 for all 14 sessions (please pay before the first class)

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  • Course Info: Course Outline and Syllabus will be provided in class
  • Recommendation: Should plan to take all 14 sessions
  • Resources: Participants will be provided class related print outs, and recommended list of books

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