Department of Foreign Languages

Critical Languages Resources

Arabic

Books

  • Simple Arabic
  • Standard Arabic
  • Spoken Egyptian Arabic
  • Saudi Arabic Urban Hijazi Dialect
  • Moroccan Arabic
  • Iraqui Arabic
  • Sibawayhi
  • Hippocrene Concise Dictionary English: Arabic Arabic: English
  • Arabic: The Basics
  • Arabic Coursebook
  • Modern Iraqi Arabic
  • A Reference Grammar of Syrian Arabic
  • Alif Baa & DVD’s
  • FSI Modern Written Arabic
  • Short Reference Grammar of Modern Written Arabic

Software

  • Arabic Now!
  • Rosetta Stone: Arabic Levels 1 & 2

Audio Resources

  • Arabic Now!
  • Rosetta Stone: Arabic Levels 1 & 2

Chinese

  • Oxford Chinese Dictionary
  • Beginning Chinese
  • Interactions I & II: A Cognitive Approach to Beginning Chinese Textbooks
  • Interactions I & II: A Cognitive Approach to Beginning Chinese Workbooks
  • Interactions I & II: A Cognitive Approach to Beginning Chinese Teacher’s Manual
  • Connections I & II: A Cognitive Approach to Intermediate Chinese Textbooks
  • Connections I & II: A Cognitive Approach to Intermediate Chinese Workbooks
  • Beginning Chinese
  • Transparent Language: Power Chinese Exercise Book, CD-ROM, Glossary
  • Chinese In Action DVD
  • Chinese: The Basics CD
  • Living Mandarin Conversation Book & CD
  • Audio Forum: Read Chinese
  • Audio Forum: Fast-track Mandarin
  • Critical Language Series: Beginning Chinese CD-ROM
  • Mandarin Chinese Coursebook
  • Mandarin Chinese Learner’s Dictionary
  • Rosetta Stone Chinese Levels 1- 2
  • Living Language: Ultimate Mandarin Chinese Beginning-Intermediate Level Audio CD’s

Italian

  • Prego! An Invitation to Italian: Instructor’s Resource Guide, Textbook, Workbook, Audioscript, and CD’s
  • A Vicenda: Lingua
  • A Vicenda: Cultura

Japanese

Books

  • Makino Hatasa Hatasa Volumes 1 & 2
  • Makino Hatasa Hatasa Workbooks
  • Japanese Learner’s Dictionary
  • Japanese Coursebook
  • Oxford: Starter Japanese
  • Hippocrene Concise Dictionary Japanese: English English: Japanese
  • Japanese: The Spoken Language
  • Fast-track Japanese
  • Making sense of Japanese Grammar
  • Yokoso! An invitation to Contemporary Japanese

Software

  • Rosetta Stone Japanese Levels 1 & 2
  • Power Japanese

Audio Resources

  • Living Language: Ultimate Japanese Beginner-Intermediate Level
  • Instant Immersion: Japanese
  • Japanese: The Basics

Portuguese

  • The Basics (Coursebook & CD’s)
  • Portuguese Learner’s Dictionary
  • Rosetta Stone Level 1

Russian

Books

  • Russian Coursebook
  • Russian Learner’s Dictionary
  • Russian: The Basics
  • Hippocrene Concise Dictionary Russian: English English: Russian
  • Modern Russia 1 & 2
  • Modern Russia: Instructor’s Manual
  • It Pays to Speak Russian
  • A Basic Course in Russian Book & Workbooks

Software

  • Rosetta Stone Russian Levels 1 & 2
  • Russian Now!

Audio Resources

  • Audio Forum: Modern Russian Units 1-36
  • Living Language: Ultimate Russian Beginner-Intermediate Level
  • Russian: The Basics

Swahili

  • Tuseme Kiswahili Textbook with CD-ROM
  • Hippocrene Concise Dictionary Swahili: English English: Swahili
  • Rosetta Stone Level 1