BENGALI - Intermediate Bengali

MW 12-1:59 & F 12-1P
Basu, Amitabha
  • Introduction to different forms (e.g., formal and colloquial) of Bengali language, readings of simple to progressively complex texts in Bengali
  • Introduction to Bengali Literature
  • Grammar exercises, to enhance existing knowledge
  • Writing compositions
  • More speaking practices, Getting familiarized with dialogues and descriptions of simple real-life situations (e.g., asking directions, going shopping, arranging meetings etc.)
  • Simple to advanced translations from Bengali to English and English to Bengali, to enhance comprehension skill
  • Watch/analyze short movies to familiarize students with Bengali Culture


Fall 2018