03 四月, 2009 10:10
OGDEN's BASIC ENGLISH
Basic Step by Step, Ogden, C. K., 1935. 280 pages.
A simple teaching-book giving the 850 words in 30 groups, with reading-material, notes, and pictures. An aid to teachers in preparing lessons. When used for the serious self-study -- the crucial first 8 pages should must be in the student's native language, which in the known available reprint is Japanese. (Also may be had in Dutch, French, German, Italian, and Spanish.) Now out of print
English ohne Ballast -- Basic English Das 850-Wörter-System -- Ein Langenscheidt Lehrbuch, 1956. (Basic Step by Step, in German, with line drawings that really add to the understanding.)
用basic English 寫的blog: http://ryotasan.blogspot.com/2005/03/basic-english.html
The ABC of Basic English
On Learning the Basic Words