Česká verze

Čeština expres 3 (A2/1)

new Czech Express 3 (level A2/1) - Lída Holá, Pavla Bořilová

This publication, which covers the first half of the A2 level, follows on from the coursebooks Czech Express 1 and Czech Express 2. In seven practically focused lessons, Czech learners can learn to orient themselves and react in further communicative situations (e.g. on the topics of Countries, Nationality, Languages, What you like and don’t like to eat, People around us, Family relationships, Where I live, Appearance, How to be polite and many others). The coursebook concentrates on mastering all the language skills.

Czech grammar is simplified as far as possible and the student discovers it for themselves through text and overview tables. The coursebook is designed for teaching both in groups and on individual courses. Czech Express 3 is composed of two volumes. The first volume contains the coursebook and workbook and is entirely in Czech. The texts and exercises in this book are complemented by a number of colour photographs and original illustrations including the popular cartoons. The second book is the Supplement with vocabulary, grammatical tables and explanations which help the learner get to know Czech through their first language (published in English, German and Russian versions and we are preparing versions in other languages). The set also includes a key to exercises and an alphabetical dictionary for the whole coursebook. The publication includes an audio CD.

Teacher's Manual for free here: Čeština expres 3 (A2/1) - Manuál pro učitele.

Čeština expres 2 (A1/2)

Czech Express 2 (level A1/2) - Lída Holá, Pavla Bořilová

Čeština expres 2 (level A1/2) is a reworked and expanded edition of the popular textbook Czech Express 2. Its publication forms the second part of a two-part basic course in “Survival Czech”. The new form of the text book accommodates the requirements of the Common European Reference Framework and is intended for beginners who want to reach the A1 language level quickly. In seven practically focused lessons Czech learners can learn to orient themselves and react in basic communication situations (e.g. the topics of Houses and fl ats, At the doctor‘s, Visiting, Looking for work etc.).

The textbook concentrates on mastering communication skills, mainly speaking and listening. Czech grammar is simplified as far as possible and the student discovers it for themselves through texts and overview tables. Czech Express 2 is composed of a monolingual textbook with text written in Czech and included a new and revised workbook, plus a Supplement with vocabulary, grammatical tables and explanations which helps the learner to get to know Czech in their first language (published in English, German and Russian versions, and we are preparing versions in other languages). The text in the textbook is complemented by a quantity of color photographs and original illustrations including the popular cartoons. The publication includes an audio CD.

Teacher's Manual for free here: www.czechstepbystep.cz.

Čeština expres 1 (A1/1)

Czech Express 1 (level A1/1) - Lída Holá, Pavla Bořilová

Čeština expres 1 (level A1/1) is a reworked and expanded edition of the popular coursebook Czech Express 1. The publication forms the first part of a two-part elementary course in “survival Czech”. The new form of the coursebook is aiming to meet the requirements of the Common European reference framework and is intended for beginners who want to reach the language level of A1 quickly. In seven practically oriented lessons Czech students can learn to understand and react in basic communicative situations (e.g. the topics of Getting to know each other, Directions, My family, When to meet etc.).

The coursebook concentrates on mastering communication skills, first and foremost speaking and listening. Grammar is simplified as far as possible here and the student discovers it herself through the means of texts and overview tables. Czech Express 1 consists of two parts. a monolingual coursebook written in Czech forms the first part, part of which is a new workbook. The second part is a supplement with vocabulary, grammatical tables and explanation in the student’s first language (published in English, German and Russian versions, we are also preparing other languages). The texts are accompanied by a quantity of colour photographs and original illustrations including the popular cartoons. The set also includes an audio CD.

Teacher's Manual for free here: www.czechstepbystep.cz.

Česky krok za krokem 2

Czech Step by Step 2/ Tschechisch Schritt für Schritt 2/ Чешский шаг за шагом 2 - Lída Holá, Pavla Bořilová

The textbook Czech Step by Step 2 is the second volume of the popular textbook New Czech Step by Step / Tschechisch Schritt für Schritt. It contains, in 20 units, a review of grammatical areas which were presented in the previous volume and also significantly expands students' vocabulary and deepens their communicative competence.

This textbook systematically develops all four language skills: reading, listening, speaking and writing. Introductory texts focus on interesting topics relating to all areas of people's lives, while the closing section of each unit, called Everyday Czech, introduces daily life in the Czech Republic. After finishing the textbook the students will have reached level B1 according to the official descriptions of the threshold levels - Czech as a foreign language. All of the text, including the explanation of grammatical features is in Czech. Included with the book are a Czech-English-German-Russian glossary, the Czech Grammar in a Nutshell 2 booklet and two audio CDs.

Teacher's Manual for free here: www.czechstepbystep.cz.