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Bahasa Indonesia Interactive Learning System

By Courage Software (publisher)

Combining colourful graphics and sound, this software will help you develop recognition of the written word, correct pronunciation, and familiarity with Bahasa Indonesia. The Bahasa Indonesia Interactive programme contains a course designed in cooperation with and used by the Australian and United States Defence Force School of Languages.

AUD $35.00

Level: Intermediate

Age: Adult, High school

Features:

Combining colourful graphics and sound, this software will help you develop recognition of the written word, assist you in correct pronunciation, and strengthen your understanding of Bahasa Indonesia grammar and phraseology. The dialogues introduce you to contemporary Indonesian - Indonesian as it is spoken today.

The CD contains 60 chapters of realistic scenarios, including 'Introductions', 'At the Post Office', 'At the Doctor's Surgery', 'Invitation to Dinner'. Each chapter contains Exercises, Dialogues, Vocabulary Lists, Listening and Reading tests, sentence scramblers, and much more.. On-line grammar and cultural notes provides explanations on the appropriate use of material in the chapters.

The CD also has an excellent reference section. It has a map of the Southeast Asian region on which you can quickly locate an island, city or country. The reference section also provides information on Indonesian politics, history, people and culture. There is a quick reference facility to find Indonesian words for concepts such as time, numbers, days of the week etc, as well as to find sample sentences in which a particular Indonesian (and English) word is used.

The Bahasa Indonesia Interactive programme contains a course designed in cooperation with and used by the Australian and United States Defence Force School of Languages.

System requirements:

  • Microsoft Windows XP/Vista
  • 8MB RAM
  • 20MB disk space
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Sound card
  • Headphones or speakers
  • Microphone for voice recording  (optional)