This Hawaiian language text, intended for self-learning as well as classroom use, presents the principal conversational and grammatical patterns of the language in 67 lessons, each containing English-Hawaiian dialogues. Emphasis is given to idiomatic speech, and a vocabulary of approximately 800 words, selected on the basis of frequency of usage and cultural importance, is introduced. The frequent humor of the lessons makes Elbert's Spoken Hawaiian an enjoyable learning experience. Also noteworthy is the author's inclusion ...

Spoken Hawaiian 2016, University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu

ISBN-13: 9780824859077

Hardcover

Select
Spoken Hawaiian 1970, University of Hawai'i Press, Honolulu, HI

ISBN-13: 9780870222160

Paperback

Select