Lesson Title: 

The Folk Art of the Turkmen People III

The text deals with the nature and self-identity of the Turkmen nation and its sources of pride. The author of the article uses poetic and metaphoric devices which are characteristic of the Turkmen language. He expresses how proud he is of the people who create folk masterpieces, such as carpets, embroidery, and silver jewelry.

Language: 

  • Turkmen

Topic: 

  • Culture/Society

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-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: 

2004

ObjectID: 

TURK_1999

Requires/Tested with: 

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  • Windows Media Player