Level 1 - Latvian - Online Version

Learn to speak Latvian with useful phrases for travelers.

Level: Beginner
Platform: Any
Subscription: 12-Months
Delivery: Online Version

Availability: In stock

Price: $34.95

Details

Online Version - Start Learning Today - No Installation Required!

HOW DOES IT WORK?

  • Learn using a web browser from any computer (see System Information).
  • You immerse yourself with easy-to-achieve goals. Learning a new language is far too big a task to tackle all at once, so we have broken it down into a series of rewarding challenges.
  • Associating new words along with pictures is proven to reinforce them in your memory. Furthermore, there are opportunities to record your pronunciation and hear it repeated to judge your progression.
  • Earn points for every game you play. High scorers can go on to win bronze, silver and gold awards, which you can print out as a record of achievement.



SOFTWARE FEATURES

  • Simple user interface keeps things easy
  • Fun games, interactive activities, challenging quizzes
  • 10-minute sessions keep you engaged
  • Learn colors, numbers, time, parts of the body, food, shopping, common phrases and countries
  • Intelligent system targets your weak points
  • Recording feature helps you perfect an accent
  • Printable phrasebook for learning on the go


MAKE LEARNING FUN!

  • Practice the language with native speakers using an interactive recording feature
  • Keep games challenging with two levels of difficulty
  • Earn points during games and quizzes, and achieve awards
  • Exercises are game-based to keep you coming back for more!
  • Focuses on the basics of the language so you don?t get overwhelmed
  • Immersive learning helps you practice speaking in real-life situations


WHY LEARN LATVIAN?

  • Learning Latvian (or Lettish) will help you feel more at ease while traveling in Latvia.
  • Learn to speak Latvian to better appreciate the culture and heritage of Latvia.

Visiting Latvian

Latvian (or Lettish) is spoken by about 1.5 million speakers worldwide. It is the official state language of the Republic of Latvia. Latvia, the pearl of the Baltic States, is one of the European Union member states and is situated in the Northern Europe on the shores of the Baltic Sea.

Since ancient times, Latvia has been at the crossroads between the East and West, and the North and South. Therefore, Latvia is a multi-cultured state, where the traditions of all these countries have merged, creating a unique environment, the like of which is not to be found anywhere in the world. The people of Latvia are hospitable and cheerful, friendly and open toward visitors, and able to get along with anyone. Latvian people treat the cultures of other people with great understanding.

Latvian-speaking Countries

Latvian (or Lettish) is spoken primarily in Latvia, but it has a small diaspora in Eastern Europe.

Here are some of the basic Latvian phrases that you will use often:

  • Priec¨¡jos ar Jums iepaz¨©ties! (Pleased to meet you!)
  • Lai jums laba diena! (Have a nice day!)
  • Es nesaprotu. (I don’t understand.)

System Information

Internet connection, Adobe Flash support, Web Browser (Internet Explorer, FireFox, Chrome, Safari). Apple iPad/iPhone/iPod are NOT supported.