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Teacher: Daniela Adamova (Plovdiv)

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Learn Bulgarian

Bulgarian Language and Culture

Course description:


The goal of the course is to provide learners with survival Bulgarian language skills so they can communicate and cope in culturally appropriate ways in everyday life situations.

About the classes

(What you can learn from this teacher)

Competency Based Approach

- Lesson Content - Real-life situations

- Materials - Student centered

- Techniques - Based on the Student’s learning style

- Lesson Design - Clear objectives; Realistic and practical

- Atmosphere - Cooperative; Teacher gives constructive feedback

- Error correction - Depends on objective/activity

- Grammar - In context; Grows out of competency

- Cultural Information - Related to objectives of the lesson

- Assessment and Evaluation - Part of the lesson

Course program:


At the end of the course you will be able to:
- Use Bulgarian alphabet and Numbers 1-20
- Greet people and take leave
- Introduce oneself
- Ask and respond to questions about personal background
- Identify some Bulgarian food items
- Ask about and express food preferences
- Expressing availability with impersonal "there is", "there are"
- Order food at a café or a restaurant
- Ask for the price, ask for and pay the bill
- Identify public places
- Ask and give directions
- Give and ask for address
- Ask and talk about members of the family
- Use public transportation
- Read timetables
- Ask for information on departure and arrival times
- Buy tickets
- Talk about daily activities with time reference
- Ask about and describe others’ daily routines
- Make a phone call
- Make an appointment
- Invite and accept invitations
- Express lack of understanding
- Talk about future plans
- Invite guests
- Make suggestions
- Accept and decline invitations
- Identify services
- Describe daily routines in the past
- Talk about education and professional experience
- Talk about activities with past time reference
- Talk and ask about past events
- Talk about hobbies
- Identify parts of the body
- Ask and answer questions on physical condition
- Describe physical condition

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Prices per class, per student, in EUR €.

Students:123+
10 Classes15.0012.0010.00
1 Class18.0015.0013.00
Trial class9.007.506.50

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* All classes have a duration of 60 minutes
* Single class: includes EUR €3.00 single-class fee
* Trial class: single-class price minus 50% discount


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Teacher:

Daniela Adamova

City / Country of origin: Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Mother language: Bulgarian

Spoken languages: English, Other


ABOUT THE TEACHER

My name is Daniela (Dani) Adamova and I'm from Bulgaria. If you want to learn Bulgarian, I'm the right person for you :)

Skilled language trainer with excellent interpersonal, analytical and communication skills. Co-author of two Bulgarian Language and Traditions manuals.


TEACHER EDUCATION

- MBA, Plovdiv University Paisii Hilendarski, 2012-2014
- Fundamentals of TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Certificate, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, US, 2011
- Diploma for Teaching English to Primary School Students, Plovdiv University Paisii Hilendarski, 1999-2001
- BS, Pedagogical Studies, Plovdiv University Paisii Hilendarski, 1993-1997

TEACHER EXPERIENCE

Served as an effective Bulgarian language and cross-cultural guide during the 13 years with US Peace Corps in Bulgaria. Part of my responsibilities were to plan, direct and support language component during the complete two-year cycle of volunteer work in Bulgaria. My work included design of integrated language competencies,curriculum materials and training resources; direct language instructions (group and one-on-one) and assessment of up to 80 Americans each year.

Courses by this teacher:

Learn Bulgarian: Bulgarian Language and Culture


Proficiency level

Your Bulgarian proficiency level will be evaluated by the teacher according to this framework:



A1 - Beginner:

  • Understands familiar Bulgarian expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of concrete needs.
  • Can introduce him/herself and answer questions about personal details such as the place of residence and belongings.
  • Can hold a simple conversation in Bulgarian if the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

A2 - Elementary:

  • Understands frequently used expressions related to areas of immediate relevance like personal and family information.
  • Can communicate in routine situations requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar matters.
  • Can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and immediate needs.

B1 - Intermediate:

  • Understands the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in everyday situations.
  • Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where Bulgarian is spoken.
  • Can produce simple, connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.
  • Can describe events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give explanations for opinions and plans.

B2 - Independent:

  • Understands the main ideas of complex Bulgarian text on both concrete and abstract topics.
  • Interaction with native Bulgarian speakers can happen with fluency and spontaineity and without strain for either party.
  • Can produce clear text on a wide variety of subjects and expose a point of view given the various options.

C1 - Advanced:

  • Understands a wide range of demanding, longer Bulgarian texts, and recognizes implicit meaning.
  • Can express ideas fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
  • Can use Bulgarian flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
  • Can produce detailed, well-structured text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organisational patterns and connectors.

C2 - Proficient:

  • Easily understands virtually everything heard or read in Bulgarian.
  • Can summarise information from different spoken and written sources and reconstruct arguments in a coherent presentation.
  • Expresses him/herself spontaneously, fluently and precisely, differentiating finer shades of meaning even in complex situations.

Interested in this course?

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