Pimsleur(R) equals success. Just one 30-minute lesson a day gets you speaking and understanding like other program. This course includes Lessons 1-16 from the Hungarian Level 1 Program - 8 hours of audio-only effective language learning with real-life spoken practice sessions. Each lesson provides 30 minutes of spoken language practice, with an introductory conversation, and new vocabulary and structures. Detailed instructions enable you to understand and participate in the conversation. Practice for vocabulary introduced in previous lessons is included in each lesson. Topics include: greetings, numbers, meals, shopping, telling time, scheduling activities, and asking and giving directions. The emphasis is on pronunciation and comprehension, and on learning to speak Hungarian. Reading instruction begins in Lesson 11 to provide you with an introduction to reading Hungarian. These lessons, which total about one hour, are designed to teach you to sound out words with Hungarian pronunciation and accent. A Reading Booklet is available for download. The Hungarian Language Hungarian is spoken in Hungary and by the Hungarian mirities in 7 neighboring countries. The Hungarian name for the language is Magyar. Pimsleur's Hungarian teaches the standard Hungarian, which is based on the North-Eastern dialect spoken throughout Hungary. Tech Talk - CDs are formatted for playing in all CD players, including car players, and users can copy files for use in iTunes or Windows Media Player.