Spanish for Dummies
Packed with practical lessons, cultural facts and handy references, this essential guide teaches learners everything they need to be able to speak European Spanish quickly and confidently. The accompanying audio CD contains Spanish conversations spoken by native speakers in a variety of everyday contexts
Part I: Getting Started.
Chapter 1: You Already Know a Little Spanish.
Chapter 2: The Nitty Gritty: Basic Spanish Grammar.
Part II: Spanish in Action.
Chapter 3: Hola! Hello! Greetings and Introductions.
Chapter 4: Getting to Know You: Making Small Talk.
Chapter 5: Dining Out and Going to Market.
Chapter 6: Shopping Made Easy.
Chapter 7: Going Out on the Town.
Chapter 8: Enjoying Yourself: Recreation.
Chapter 9: Talking on the Phone.
Chapter 10: At the Office and Around the House.
Part III: Spanish on the Go.
Chapter 11: Money, Money, Money.
Chapter 12: Dónde Está? (Where Is It?): Asking Directions.
Chapter 13: Checking into a Hotel.
Chapter 14: Getting Around: Planes, Trains, Taxis, and More.
Chapter 15: Planning a Trip.
Chapter 16: Help! Handling Emergencies.
Part IV: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 17: Ten Ways to Speak Spanish Quickly.
Chapter 18: Ten Favourite Spanish Expressions.
Chapter 19: Ten Holidays to Remember.
Chapter 20: Ten Phrases That Make You Sound Fluent in Spanish.
Part V: Appendixes.
Appendix A: Spanish English Mini Dictionary.
Appendix B: Spanish Verbs.
Appendix C: On the CD.
Appendix D: Spanish Facts.