Editors Choice – Best Afrikaans Language Books

Colloquial Afrikaans provides a step-by-step course in Afrikaans as it is written and spoken in South Africa and Namibia today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Afrikaans in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is required.

Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Afrikaans will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Afrikaans.

Audio material to accompany the course is available to download free in MP3 format. Recorded by native speakers, the audio material features the dialogues and texts from the book and will help develop your listening and pronunciation skills.

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Why is Afrikaans an important language to learn?

If you have been longing to travel to South Africa, you know that you need to find a way to communicate with the locals to get the most out of your visit.  This fascinating language became one of the first official languages in the world and is now spoken by more than 10 million people.  As you are wandering around South Africa, you will find that your experiences will be more authentic when you can understand what the locals are saying.  And who wouldn’t want to learn to converse with those people who are sharing their cultures and traditions, because it is an amazing way to make new friends!  While you may think that learning Afrikaans will allow you to make new friends in South Africa, this language will also assist you in making new friends all around the world.  After all, there are people in Canada, Zambia, the Netherlands, New Zealand, and many other countries that speak Afrikaans as their native language and many others that have successfully learned it as a second language.  In fact, you will be thrilled when you find out how many people around the world that you can chat with once you take the time to learn Afrikaans!

Learn to speak Afrikaans

Instant Immersion Level 1 Afrikaans teaches you basic vocabulary and phrases quickly and easily. You will be able to get around with confidence, speak with ease and understand everyday conversation in your new language in no time. In Afrikaans Level 1, you will learn how to say first words, food, colors, useful phrases, numbers, time, shopping terms and more in your new language. Language learning is broken down into goal-focused 10-minute sessions in Instant Immersion Level 1. The game-based exercises in Instant Immersion Level 1 make learning fun and keep you coming back for more. Earn points during games and quizzes, and achieve awards.

In this English to Afrikaans kids’ books for beginners you’ll go from the known to the unknown. In this book you will learn numbers, colors, shapes, days of the week, parts of the body and more in Afrikaans language.

Learning the Afrikaans language has never been so easy. Get a copy for your kids and Enjoy.

Master the basics of Afrikaans conversation the fun, fast. and easy way! Start speaking Afrikaans in minutes, and learn key vocabulary, phrases, and grammar in just minutes more with Introduction to Afrikaans. Native Afrikaans hosts break down all the sentences, grammar, and more in a simple, easily understandable way. This isn’t stale textbook material – it’s fun, effective, and practical. You learn basic beginner Afrikaans conversation that you can use immediately.

EuroTalk Interactive – Talk More! Afrikaans is an interactive language learning DVD for beginners+ with 70 minutes of broadcast quality video material. Learn to speak Afrikaans through phrases and dialogues spoken by male and female native speakers and 10 quizzes – test what you’ve learned with 100 questions, earn points and monitor your progress. Sections include greetings, at the restaurant, on the phone, business and so much more.