Each book in the Languages of the World series presents a major world language. This book looks at Bengali and examines:
- where Bengali is spoken in the world
- who speaks Bengali
- how many people speak Bengali
- the Bengali script
- other interesting facts about the Bengali language
The book also includes introductions on how to say key phrases in Bengali such as how to say hello and goodbye, or talk about your home, school and family. There are also some facts about typical Bengali culture and way of life in Bangladesh.
Topic areas include:
- Talking about yourself
- At home & family life
- At school
- Food & drink
- Clothes & shopping
A pronunciation guide at the back of the book explains how to pronounce the Bengali words used throughout the book.
Guidance for Use
Languages of the World - Bengali will help young children to learn more about the Bengali language and culture. Children will also learn some important key words and phrases in Bengali.
Aimed at ages 3 - 7 (Early years & KS1)
Hardcover, 32pp, 100 x 225mm