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intermediate Sinhala reader
Author: Bandara Herath Publication Year: 2015 Publication Number: Sinhala 5

This reader is designed for the use of students who are learning intermediate Sinhala language in order to improve the reading skills and reading comprehension. The readings are written in semi-literary Sinhala to enhance learners' spoken skills as well as their advance reading skills.

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spoken Sinhala grammar
Author: Bandara Herath Publication Year: 2015 Publication Number: Sinhala 6

Spoken Sinhala Grammar is a supplementary handbook of basic colloquial Sinhala grammar for classroom instruction, but also as a resource for reference and for self-study students.  This handbook has a combination of grammar charts, grammar notes, and extensive appendices that provide a complete...

napali
Author: Banu Oja and Shambhu Oja Publication Year: 2013 Publication Number: Nepal 4

The texts in this reader are recognizable as traditional stories from Nepal and from similar stories recounted around the world. This textbook is intended to assist intermediate and advanced students to learn grammatical structures through pedagogically constructed readings of these stories.

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Beginning Colloquial Sinhala
Author: Theresa McGarry and Liyanage Amarakeerthi Publication Year: 2011 Publication Number: Sinhala 1

Wth DVD.

It is a well conceived curriculum that sequentially lays out a course that gives students a good hold over Sinhala, with a knowledge that is appropriate to a first year language study. Includes DVD with audio clip files filmed in Sri Lanka and hundreds of still photos integrated...

teacher/student set
Author: Theresa McGarry and Liyanage Amarakeerthi Publication Year: 2011 Publication Number: Sinhala 3

Both with DVD.

A well conceived curriculum that sequentially structures a course that gives students a good grasp over Sinhala, with a knowledge that is appropriate to a first year of language study. Includes a DVD with video and audio recorded in Sri Lanka and hundreds of still photos ...

Teacher Edition
Author: Theresa McGarry and Liyanage Amarakeerthi Publication Year: 2011 Publication Number: Sinhala 2

With DVD.

A well conceived curriculum that sequentially structures a course that gives students a good grasp over Sinhala, with a knowledge that is appropriate to a first year of language study. Includes a DVD with video and audio recorded in Sri Lanka and hundreds of still photos integ...

Student Reader
Author: Bandara Herath Publication Year: 2011 Publication Number: Sinhala 4
This reader follows the by Theresa McGarry and Liyanage Amarakeerthi, Beginning Colloquial Sinhala: An Introductory Sinhala Curriculum, from Unit 6 to 40 with readings appropriate to the level of the student as they progress through the McGarry/Amarakeerthi textbook. They include a vocabulary list a...
Sinhala Script Workbook
Author: Bandara Herath Publication Year: 2011 Publication Number: 4

This workbook introduces the student to the Sinhala Alphabet, guiding him/her in learning the Sinhala characters and combinations of the sounds as represented by those characters. From the basic sounds to complex words, there are steps for studentsto follow while studying Sinhala for the first ti...

nepali glossary
Author: Shambhu Oja, Banu Oja, Mark Turin and Elisabeth Uphoff Publication Year: 2004 Publication Number: Nepal 3

This glossary has been compiled from the vocabulary contained in Cornell’s other three Nepali textbooks.  All the words in this glossary are coded by subject and by the chapter or story in which they are first introduced.

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nepali CD
Publication Year: 2004 Publication Number: Nepal 2

One CD in .mp3 format. Lessons 1-16. Accompanies Nepali: A Beginner's Primer textbook.

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nepali
Author: Banu Oja and Shambhu Oja Publication Year: 2004 Publication Number: Nepal 1

This textbook introduces students to the Nepali language through sixteen lessons.

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colloquial_sinhalaCD
Publication Year: 1993 Publication Number: Cornell 3
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colloquial_sinhala1
Author: Gordon H. Fairbanks, James Gair, and M.W. Sugathapala De Silva Publication Year: 1993 Publication Number: Cornell 1

Order limited to 2 copies per person/institution. CDs are sold separately.

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colloquial_Sinhala2
Author: Gordon H. Fairbanks, James Gair, and M.W. Sugathapala De Silva Publication Year: 1993 Publication Number: Cornell 2

Order limited to 2 copies per person/institution. CDs are sold separately.

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readings in colloquial sinhala
Author: James Gair, W.S. Karunatillake, and John Paolillo Publication Year: 1987 Publication Number: Cornell 4
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readings in colloquial sinhalaCD
Publication Year: 1987 Publication Number: Cornell 5
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Sinhala Basic Dialogues
Publication Year: 1987 Publication Number: Cornell 6
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Literary Sinhala
Author: James Gair and W.S. Karunatillake Publication Year: 1976 Publication Number: Cornell 8
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Literary Sinhala
Author: James Gair and W.S. Karunatillake Publication Year: 1974 Publication Number: Cornell 7
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