Level 1 - Xhosa - Online Version

Learn to speak Xhosa 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 XHOSA?

  • Xhosa is one of 11 official languages of South Africa.
  • Xhosa is related to many of the other South African languages.
  • The Republic of South Africa, specifically Eastern Cape Province is known as one of the best tourist destinations in Africa.

Visiting Eastern Cape Province in South Africa

The Eastern Cape in South Africa is blessed with myriad landscapes, from the beautiful beaches of the Sunshine Coast to the scenic nature reserves, such as Mkhambathi. It is extremely diverse, which makes it ideal for the traveler who wants a little bit of everything. Enjoy sunbathing or hiking, game-viewing or sailing. Start your visit to Eastern Cape in Port Elizabeth or East London.

The people in Eastern Cape are warm, vibrant and proud of their cultural history. Travelers may find it helpful, however, to know the language there. More than 80 percent of the population in Eastern Cape Province speaks Xhosa. It is also one of the most widely distributed languages in South Africa, and one of 11 official languages there. Knowing even a few Xhosa phrases would most certainly amaze and impress the local population!

Xhosa-speaking Countries

Most of the population of Eastern Cape Province in South Africa speaks Xhosa as does nearly 20 percent of the people in South Africa. Xhosa is widely distributed across the Republic of South Africa. Many people also speak Xhosa in Lesotho, a tiny country surrounded by South Africa.

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

  • Yimalini? (How much is this?)
  • Liphi igumbi langasese? (Where is the toilet?)
  • Andiva. (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.