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Charles R. Hale, Director SRH 1.310, 2300 Red River Street D0800, Austin, TX 78712 • 512.471.5551

Manuela Tahay Tzaj


Lecturer, LLILAS



K’iche’ language instruction

LAL 601C • Intensive K'Iche' I

40460 • Fall 2014
Meets MTWTH 1000am-1100am SRH 1.320
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The course is an intensive introduction to the K'iche' language. It seeks to develop knowledge of the grammar and conversation skills through intensive class work and drills. Topics include: the sounds of K'iche'; nouns and possessive markers; basic verb inflection; perfective and imperfective verbal forms; yes/no and direct questions; space deictics and numbers.  Students are expected to participate in three weekly grammar/vocabulary sessions and in two weekly drill sessions with the native speaker instructor. 

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