Teacher: Ana Ilievska Završnik
Course description: Level 5 is designed for people who have completed the level 4 and who have already had knowledge of the language through visiting the country or self-knowledge.
The course runs over three ten-week terms and each session is two hours long. The course will cover the following:
Topics: science and civilisation, Macedonian culture: theatre, iconic places, Macedonia in Nato, other topics chosen according to students’ interests.
Functions: understanding colloquial language, basic accents, presenting and defending an argument, responding to criticism, preparing presentations, practising advanced translations
Grammar: revision of grammar introduced on previous levels, expressing time with participial constructions, colloquial and regional grammar form, reported speech
Course materials: press articles, books, audio and video clips.
Online source: Macedonian dictionary and linguistic corpora http://www.makedonski.info/
It will be supported by additional materials created by the teacher (grammar exercises, role play, reading and listening comprehension).