Using authentic conversations between native speakers as a basis, this course will help you to improve and build upon the language you already have so that you develop your skills to a level where you can enjoy talking and understand what is said. You will be introduced to more colloquial Norwegian so you will sound more natural when speaking and gain confidence. If you already know some French and want to take it further, this is the course for you. It is a great refresher course, as well as being an easy way to build upon and improve your existing Norwegian. Taking you from a good intermediate level (B2 of the Common European Framework), this book and audio course helps you to progress up to C1 by offering: Workbook plus MP3 CD-ROM of audio files Carefully leveled and sequenced material - a solid path to build up your knowledge. Quality listening and reading input - day-to-day conversations but also speeches, interviews and newspaper articles. Fluency building - reach a level where you can discuss sophisticated ideas in Norwegian Full of authentic texts and dialogues about complex subjects, this course covers a wide range of topics of the sort you will want to talk about when in France and teaches you the kind of everyday language and features of speech that will enable you to communicate with confidence and feel comfortable taking part in conversation with native speakers of Norwegian. The choice of material aims to give you something of the flavour of Norway today and each unit is based around a single theme with lively interviews and conversations on the accompanying recording. There are activities based on the interviews and texts to help you remember what you've learnt and put your knowledge into practice. The units are divided into sessions - to help you organize your learning time and break up the material into manageable chunks - and there are reminders throughout to refresh your memory of points you have learnt.