Introduction: How to Find a Book in the Library?

Speaking everyday language does not mean that you have fully learned Turkish. It is an important step to carry out simple tasks in the foreign language you are learning but can you carry out a complex task? In the dialogue, the librarian explains how to find the book you want.

Please try to answer the following questions by listening to the dialogue:

  • How many books are there in the library?
  • How many books is the student looking for?
  • How many can one borrow at the same time?
  • What’s the shelf number for linguistic books?
  • What’s the name of the book of Tom Robbins? What year is it published?

Key Vocabulary:

  • K├╝t├╝phane
    Library
  • Kitap├ž─▒
    Bookseller, bookshop
  • Okuyucu
    Reader
  • ├ťz├╝lmek
    To get sorry
  • Me┼čgul
    Occupied, busy
  • Raf
    Shelf
  • Kolayla┼čt─▒rmak
    To ease
  • Tabela
    Sign
  • Bilgilendirme tabelas─▒
    Information sign
  • S─▒rt
    Back
  • Etiket
    Label
  • Harf
    Letter
  • Cilt
    Skin
  • Cilt
    Cover (of a book)
  • Edebiyat
    Literature
  • Netle┼čmek
    To become clearer
  • Kendim
    Myself