Afrikaans Language Course

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Afrikaans Language Course

The Afrikaans Language

Afrikaans is a Germanic language primarily spoken in South Africa, with roots traceable to Dutch colonial settlers in the 17th century. It has since evolved into a distinct language with influences from Dutch, Malay, Portuguese, and indigenous African languages. Afrikaans is one of the 12 official languages in South Africa, reflecting its cultural and historical significance. Known for its straightforward grammar and vocabulary, Afrikaans is spoken by a diverse population and serves as a means of communication in various domains, including education, media, and everyday conversation. 

Basic Afrikaans Course Outline

Module 1: Pronunciation & Numbers

Module 2: Greetings & Forms of Address

Module 3: Making Appointments

Module 4: Gender Forms & Structuring Sentences

Module 5: Verbs & Tenses

Module 6: Nouns

Module 7: Questions & Answers

Module 8: Office Vocabulary & Instructions

Module 9: Your Workplace