"Ultimate French Beginner-Intermediate "is the most comprehensive course for beginners and teaches everything needed to speak, read, write, and understand a new language. With a book and two unique sets of recordings it s the best self-study program available. The course is full of lively dialogues, clear and concise explanations and examples, cultural information, and plenty of practice. And no other course offers two unique sets of audio one designed as a companion to the book with recorded material that mirrors the text, and the other designed as a review and expansion to be used on the go. For the serious language learner, this course is the most effective way to learn a new language. Key features: 8 CDs and 385+ page coursebook Revised and updated content Equivalent to two full years of college-level study Dialogues full of practical language for real-life situations. Two sets of recordings to learn at home and on the go"