Lesson Title: 

An Unhealthy Effort to Become Beautiful by Starving

This text discusses the phenomenon of crash dieting which is very popular among middle class Indian girls. Readers will also learn a variety of words and expressions pertaining to dieting and middle class in India.

Language: 

  • Hindi

Topic: 

  • Culture/Society

ILR Level: 

  • 1+/2

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Advanced-Mid, Advanced-Low, Intermediate-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level

Modality: 

  • Reading

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2003

ObjectID: 

HIND_1969

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