A 720-page book with 100 lessons
This Occitan course introduces you to all its variants and dialects. The first part teaches standard Languedocian – a variety that helps you understand most other Occitan dialects quite easily since the Languedoc is a central Occitan-speaking region. The course then examines the main six dialects in Occitan-speaking areas (Auvergnat, Gascon, Languedocian, Limousin, Provençal and Vivaro-Alpin) spoken in three countries (France, Spain and Italy). One set of lessons also introduces you to medieval Occitan.
Local actors playing a proactive role in promoting their language have been included in this work, having contributed both to proofreading and the recordings.
This publication was sponsored by the Délégation Générale à la Langue Française et aux Langues de France (French Ministry of Culture) and l’Union Latine.
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Recordings of all the texts and translation exercises are available separately. Recorded by professional native speakers, they are a vital learning asset. The title: L’Occitan - 4 audio CDs (9782700517828), 1 MP3 CD (9782700517835), 1 USB stick (9782700518580) or 1 MP3 download (3135414907069).