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December 27, 2016
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December 16, 2009
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November 25, 1959
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Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040018-6 Office M ITED STATES G OVERNMENT ? Chief, Language and Area School DATE: 15 November 1959 FROM Deputy for Language Training SUBJECT: Weekly Activities Report A. SIGNIFICANT ITEMS None to report. B. OTHER ACTIVITIES 1. met with the Deputy Director of Training and the Messrs. Harry Little and to discuss follow-up training for the two students receiving outside private instruction in Beginning French and to make arrangements to give them an oral and written test on Monday and Tuesday of next week. 2. ~ met on Tuesday with) Ito discuss necessary preliminaries to a meeting of the Language Development Committee on reducing the total outlay for language proficiency awards this year. It was agreed that the time of the committee meeting would be set when it was possible to determine the amount of time necessary for the Registrar Staff to complete the necessary factual study upon which decisions can be based. The materials will be sent to committee members in advance and the meeting will be held in the week of 7 December. drills them about four hours daily. drills. The three students spend the bulk of their time with ~who embodies considerably more grammatical exposition, as wei-I as structural substantially altered, the revision, undertaken by in the Russian full-time course. Although the dialogues have not been 3. The revised OTR Spoken Russian materials are being currently used 25 YEAR RE-RE Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040018-6