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How To Learn A Language

A Young Person's Guide

by Remo Nannetti

 WHAT KIND OF BOOK IS THIS?
 How To Learn A Language: A Young Person's Guide is a self-help guide for young people learning any foreign modern language at any level whatsoever. It describes
 how to improve your level of performance in your modern foreign language studies by giving help, advice, suggestions and useful tips on every possible aspect of
 modern foreign language learning.
 WHO CAN THE BOOK HELP?
 Absolutely everyone! How To Learn A Language: A Young Person's Guide can be used by language learners of all ages who find themselves in a classroom situation.
 You may be studying at school, college or university, or attending a night-class. You might be aiming to pass an examination or just learning a language for the fun
 of it. You may be a committed and able student who wants to progress even further, or an average student who wishes to build on strengths and eliminate
 weaknesses. Whatever your situation,
How To Learn A Language: A Young Person's Guidewill help you take charge of your own learning and offer you practical
 advice and suggestions on the best ways to learn, practise and revise the modern foreign language (or languages) that you are studying.


 The style of writing is simple, friendly and accessible. Everything is expressed clearly, with no jargon or technical expressions. The book is structured in such a way
 that it can be dipped into as well as being read from cover to cover. The opening chapter takes the student through an optional review of strengths and
 weaknesses in his or her language learning and is cross-referenced to the rest of the book, thus enabling instant access to those parts of the text directly relevant to
 individual needs. If you are the parent of a language learner, then
How To Learn A Language: A Young Person's Guidemakes the ideal gift. Modern languages
 teachers will also find it a valuable resource either for individual reference and/or whole-class use. Why not give it a try?
 WHAT EXACTLY DOES IT COVER?
 How To Learn A Language: A Young Person's Guide gives practical, no-nonsense advice suitable for every language student, regardless of ability. It describes every
 possible area of language learning in just the right amount of detail. The book is divided into four parts, each of which has four chapters:

Part One: HELPING YOURSELF Part Three: GOING IT ALONE
Chapter 1: Explore Your Strengths and Weaknesses
Chapter 2:
Manage Your Mind
Chapter 3:
Improve Your Learning Experience
Chapter 4: Organise Your Work
Chapter 1: Using Your Textbook
Chapter 2:
Using a Dictionary
Chapter 3: Doing Homework
Chapter 4:
Sitting Examinations
Part Two: PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT Part Four: LIVING THE LANGUAGE
Chapter 1: Listening
Chapter 2:
Speaking
Chapter 3:
Reading
Chapter 4:
Writing
Chapter 1: Using Computers
Chapter 2:
Sound and Vision
Chapter 3:
People Power
Chapter 4: Getting Abroad
 Want to know more? Just click the buttons at the top of the page for more detailed information.
HOW CAN I GET A COPY?
How To Learn A Language: A Young Person's Guide is available in three different versions:
(1) The TRADITIONAL BOOK VERSION (published by Amazon CreateSpace) is the ideal solution for teachers who wish to purchase class sets of books or for individual students who prefer a traditional printed book. The price is 6.50 sterling (USD $8.65) - click the appropriate logo to buy: amuk us
(2) The E-BOOK VERSIONS are available for Amazon Kindle, Kobe, Apple and Nook platforms. These are ideal for students working on their own and include hyperlinks to ensure quick and easy navigation. The average price is 3.25 sterling (USD $4.00) - click the appropriate logo to buy:
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(3) The EDITABLE VERSION allows teachers to abridge, amend and/or re-edit the text of the work as he or she sees fit as well as copy and distribute it within an approved educational institution or place of learning. This version is supplied as a Rich Text Format (.rtf) file (readable on all word processing programs on all Windows or Apple PC's or tablets) and is ideal for teachers and lecturers who wish to edit, print off and photocopy the text for use with classes. The file is initially delivered as an e-mail attachment, but if you wish you can also request a further copy on CD-ROM which is then mailed free of charge to your postal address. Orders and payments can be made online using a credit/debit card or PayPal, or by downloading and mailing the order form together with an official purchase order; an invoice will then be sent with the goods and payment can then be made by bank cheque, credit/debit card, PayPal or bank transfer. This version is priced at 10.00 sterling and is sold only through the website - click the link below to buy:

French and Italian Grammar and Vocabulary Packs
Are you learning or teaching French or Italian? If so, visit www.frenchgrammar.co.uk or www.italiangrammar.com to view my range of French and Italian grammar and vocabulary packs. These cover all the major areas of French and Italian grammar and vocabulary likely to be encountered by the learner. They are suitable for use by school, college, university and further education students, as well as those learning French and Italian independently and are ideal for classwork, homework or self-study. Answer keys are provided for all exercises. The packs are available in three different formats:
(1) The PHOTOCOPY MASTER VERSIONS allow teachers to make an unlimited number of A4 copies of worksheets for any number of classes within their establishment (there is no time limit). These versions are supplied as an Adobe Reader (.pdf) file (readable on any Windows or Apple PC or tablet) and are ideal for teachers and lecturers who wish to print off and photocopy the exercises for use with classes. The page size when printed is A4 (21cm X 29.7cm). Alternatively, individual learners can display and work on the exercises on any Windows or Apple PC or tablet. The file is initially delivered as an e-mail attachment. If you wish, you can also request a further copy on CD-ROM which is then mailed free of charge to your postal address. All titles are priced at 10.00 sterling each and are sold only through my websites (see below) Orders and payments can be made online using a credit/debit card or PayPal, or by downloading and mailing the order form together with an official purchase order; an invoice will then be sent with the goods and payment can then be made by bank cheque, credit/debit card, PayPal or bank transfer.
(2) The E-BOOK VERSIONS are available for Amazon Kindle, Kobe, Apple and Nook platforms. These are ideal for students working on their own and include hyperlinks to ensure quick and easy navigation between the list of contents, exercises and answer keys. The average price is 2.65 sterling and they can only be purchased on Amazon Kindle, Kobe, Apple iBooks Store and Barnes & Noble Nook Store. 
((3) The TRADITIONAL BOOK VERSIONS (published by CreateSpace) are the ideal solution for teachers who wish to purchase class sets of books or for individual students who prefer a traditional printed book. The price is 4.90 sterling and these versions are available exclusively from Amazon.co.uk or Amazon.com.
WHO IS THE AUTHOR?
The author, Dr. Remo Nannetti (M.A. (Hons.), Ph.D., A.L.C.M), is the former Head of Modern Languages at Notre Dame High School, Glasgow (Scotland) and has over thirty years' experience of teaching French and Italian. He has been involved in the training of French and Italian teachers at the University of Glasgow and has collaborated extensively in the production of curricular materials for Education Scotland.hit counter code

Click on this link to contact the author: enquiries@mindyourlanguage.org.uk

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