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BENGL 1121: Elementary Bengali
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Instructor Contact Info:
NameSreemati Mukherjee
RoomRockefeller 184
Office HoursWed 2:30-3:20, Mon (by appoinment)2:00-2:30 pm
Course Objectives
This course is designed for students who want an effective, comprehensive approach to learning Bengali that will enable them to make fast, solid progress in all four language skills: speaking, listening, reading, and writing. At the completion of this two semester course, students will be able to converse in informal and formal interactions with people, talking in the Past Tense of happenings and events and giving and receiving directions. Classes are taught in Bengali from day one, emphasizing careful and individual instruction.
Course Audience
This course is designed for beginners who want an introduction to Bengali focusing on extensive use of the spoken language.
Course Syllabus
  • Class Timings
    Tuesday: lecture - 4:30-5:45 pm
    Wednesday: section - 12:20-1:10 pm
    Thursday: lecture - 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Syllabus
    with details of exams and grades
Language Requirement
Language Program Page: Bengali Language at Cornell
Cornell Course Listing For This Language: Last Semester | Current Semester

Last edited by bengali on Mon Sep 20 2010 at 09:37 AM.