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A programme for listeners beginning to study the language, in which Dr. A. F. Magri and Henry Bentinck go over in the studio the recordings they made in Italy during the summer.

The difference between an accent and a dialect-the restoration of a cathedral - pre-Roman (?) remains - the imperfect tense.

(BBC recording)
(To be repeated on Friday at 6.30)
An illustrated pamphlet containing notes and vocabularies for this series can be obtained by sending a crossed postal order for 1s. 6d. (not stamps, please) to [address removed]


Presenter/Devised by:
Dr. A.F. Magri
Presenter/Devised by:
Henry Bentinck

A weekly programme for mothers and fathers.

Modern Teaching Methods: Projects and Themes
by C. H. Zoeftig, Headmaster of Woodmansterne Primary School.

A child comes home from school and announces that he is 'doing' houses in other lands or the story of the English theatre. He is taking part in what his teacher calls a project. What does this mean and how valuable is it as a method of learning?

The Childless Couple
by Beryl Northage.
Many people feel that their marriage is incomplete because they are unable to have a baby. This applies most poignantly to the childless couple, but is by no means restricted to them; there are many who already have a family and who would like to add to it but have been unable to do so. Mrs. Northage, secretary of the laboratories at the Family Planning Association, describes how these people can be helped.


Speaker (Modern Teaching Methods):
C. H. Zoeftig
Speaker (The Childless Couple):
Beryl Northage

Network Three

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