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2021 Spring

ELEMENTARY CZECH LANGUAGE & CULTURE - CZE100/HSS100 Spring 2021


Course
Ivana Stepankova
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Lessons

Here is the course outline:

1. 2021-02-08 - Session 1

1) Intro - What do you already know in Czech 2) Pronunciation (short-long vowels, diftongs, special consonants) 3) Basic greetings and phrases (Děkuji, Prosím, Dobrý den, Na shledanou...) 4) Dialogue - p7/4 5) Syllabus, NEO, textbook 6) Numbers 1-10 7) HW-p.7/6,7 + Appendix 2-5

2. 2021-02-10 - Session 2

1) HW check (countries of origin) 2) conjugation of verbs "dělat" and "být" 3) professions - page 9 4) Numbers 1-10 (revision) , plus, minus 5) FAQs about Czech (genders, cases, synthetic language) 6) Karlínský masopust (carneval) - invitation to a "search walk" for free 7) HW - text Czech Language by T. Englund + exercises specified on the class slide

3. 2021-02-15 Session 3

1) Listening - phone numbers 2) Phone dialogues - page 10 3) Vocative = addressing people - p. 10 4) Jaký má (EVA) telefon? Jaký má email? 5) Email addresses in Czech 6) Items in my bag: V tašce mám..., ale nemám... 7) Kahoot.it - game 8) HW - review of lesson 1 - appendix

4. 2021-02-17 Session 4

1) Review of L1 vocab 2) PROSÍM - its different functions in Czech 3) Listening - Komiks - Ája Zajíčková (vocab: S dovolením. Jsem nový student, jsem nová studentka, Dále!) 4) L2 - Locations 5) Kde je to? - p. 14 (vpravo-vlevo-uprostřed...) 6) Places: p. 14 (obchod, nemocnice, divadlo, město, náměstí, nádraží...) 7) preposition "vedle" + Genitive (Kino je vedle bankY) 8) Numbers 11-19 9) HW: write about your street (Bydlím v ulici...)

5. 2021-02-22 Session 5

1) KRTEK and his author (Zdeněk Miler) 100th anniversary of birth 2) Listening comprehension - dialogue p.15/2 3) Musíte JÍT doprava vs Musíte JET doprava. (The verb "to go") 4) Map of Prague metro (Musíte jet áčkem/béčkem/céčkem) 5) Musíte jít první/druhou/třetí ulicí ... (take the 1st/2nd/3rd street to...) - page 16/10 6) Numbers 20-100 7) Czech cartoon KRTEK A METRO and its useful interjections/"small" words 8) HW - 15/5, 16/6,7 + links about Z. Miler and Krtek (Aha! Hele! Pojď! Pomóc! Ach jo! Pa pa)

6. 2021-02-24 Session 6

1) Check of HW - Phrases from a dialogue 2) Looking for VERBS in a dialogue 3) New type of conjugation - verbs ending with -it, -et (MLUVIT, ROZUMĚT, ...) 4) p. 17/4 Completing the dialogue 5) Review of 1-100 (dictation of numbers) 6) Student´s presentation on CZECH HOLIDAYS/CALENDAR 7) HW: reading ST.WENCESLAS (under Resources), p.17/3 + extra exercise sent in slides 5) HW:

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