A book with real cache . . . or is it cachet?100 Words Almost Everyone Mixes Up or Mangles presents words that people can't keep straight, no matter how hard they try. It features helpful notes that provide guidance on tricky usage issues: the confusion between lend and loan, between plurality and..
The perfect companion for tourists and business travelers in Spain and Latin America, this book offers fast, effective communication. Over1,000 basic words, phrases, and sentences cover everything from asking directions to making reservations and ordering dinner.Designed as a quick reference tool an..
The ideal travel companion and at-home reference, this volume features more than 2,000 common German words, each accompanied by a brief definition, a sentence in German demonstrating proper usage, and a translation. These up-to-date terms cover 21st century digital technologies and consumer electron..
The 21st Century Spanish-English/English-Spanish Dictionary is an invaluable reference source for today's students, business people and travelers, providing essential information in an easy-to-use format. It is one of four books in the new 21st Century line of foreign dictionaries, which also includ..
Words equal credibility. The more articulate a person is, the more seriously they will be taken--by everyone. On any given day, you might read ``abrogate`` used in a USA Today article; or ``demagogue`` or ``fiduciary`` used on CNN. You might hear ``ensorcelled`` and ``torpor`` in a TV drama; you'll ..
This is a complete study guide to the most common Korean verbs Korean grammar is notoriously difficult for foreigners to master but is essential for those wishing to learn Korean. Easy-to-use 500 Basic Korean Verbs is the only comprehensive guide to the correct usage of Korean verbs available for En..
The new third edition of Barron's ``501 English Verbs `` comes with an enclosed CD-ROM that offers valuable practice exercises in verb conjugation and a concise grammar review. The book presents the most common regular and irregular English verbs alphabetically arranged in table form, one verb per p..
The bestselling 501 Verbs Series is the #1 reference source for verb usage in virtually every major language. It s printed in two colors, features tinted page edges for ease of reference, and comes with extra help for students in the form of a CD-ROM. This edition presents the most important and mos..
The Dakota language owes much of its expansiveness to its verbs, or action words. Yet until now, students of Dakota have had few resources in verb usage and conjugation beyond nineteenth-century dictionaries compiled by missionaries.550 Dakota Verbs provides students of Dakota--and the Lakota and Na..
This title contains 601 important French verbs in all tenses. 75 must-know verbs are marked for quick look-up and texting expressions are provided to appeal to a modern user. NUME CARTE: 601 French Verbs, PaperbackISBN: 1780043872PRET EDITURA: 79.99AUTOR(i): Berlitz PublishingEDITURA: Berlitz Publis..
?Highly informative and lushly?illustrated. An unbeatable combination for pleasure and learning.? --Children's Book Review Service?The illustrations and the vocabulary will delight small eyes and ears.? --School Library Journal Q&A - Ruth Heller - A Paperstar Profile Ruth Heller - ProfileHow did you..
This award-winning collection of adapted classic literature and original stories develops reading skills for low-beginning through advanced students. Accessible language and carefully controlled vocabulary build students' reading confidence. Introductions at the beginning of each story, illustration..
An attractive pathway to increase vocabulary and one's understanding of the way words are built NUME CARTE: A Course on Words, PaperbackISBN: 0472081012PRET EDITURA: 195.99AUTOR(i): Waldo E. SweetEDITURA: University of Michigan PressCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Septembrie 1989DATA PUBLICARE: 1989..
This book, continuously in print since 1983, has become a classic Spanish reference book, widely used in classrooms across the United States. Linguist and folklorist Ruben Cobos, now in his nineties, has been diligently working on revisions for the past decade. Much expanded--the number of pages has..
Humans, it's said, are symbolizing animals. At every stage of civilization, people have relied on symbolic expression, and advances in science and technology have only increased our dependence on symbols. The language of symbols is considered a science, and this informative volume offers an indispen..
This book is a selection of graded Japanese readings written in modern Japanese. An excellent way to learn Japanese, A Japanese Reader is designed for the foreign student of the the Japanese who is interested in attaining and developing proficiency in reading Japanese, the style of which is in curre..
A discourse on the languages of Native Americans encountered by the early settlers written by Roger Williams, who was forced to leave Massachusetts and established Rhode Island. This early linguistic treatise gives rare insight into the early contact between Europeans and Native Americans. NUME CART..
Have you ever considered learning Korean, but been put off by the unusual look of the characters? Don't let yourself be scared away Korean has been called ``the most logical language there is.`` This Dictionary has been created for beginners who wish to learn the language. Everything needed to lear..
With his characteristic talent for finding connections between writing and the stuff of our lives, Peter Turchi ventures into new and even more surprising territory. In A Muse and a Maze, Turchi draws out the similarities between writing and puzzle-making and its flip-side, puzzle-solving. As he tea..
Major revisions in this widely used text include: 1. Larger typefaces for all Greek paradigms; 2. Greatly expanded vocabularies, both Greek-English and English-Greek;3. New review exercises for each lesson in both Greek and English;4. New appendices listing 75 irregular verbs with their principal pa..
In A Poet's Guide to Poetry, Mary Kinzie brings her decades of expertise as poet, critic, and director of the creative writing program at Northwestern University to bear in a comprehensive reference work for any writer wishing to better understand poetry. Detailing the formal concepts of poetry and ..
A World Without ``Whom`` is Eats, Shoots & Leaves for the internet age, and BuzzFeed global copy chief Emmy Favilla is the witty go-to style guru of webspeak. As language evolves faster than ever before, what is the future of ``correct`` writing? When Favilla was tasked with creating a style guide ..
A Writer's Guide to Using 8 Methods of Transition is a short guide designed for all writers. The eight methods of transition help writers connect sentences and paragraphs to create a smooth flow of ideas in order to communicate clearly and effectively. Writers will find simple, concise explanations ..
Like its predecessor, the third edition of Academic Writing for Graduate Students explains understanding the intended audience, the purpose of the paper, and academic genres; includes the use of task-based methodology, analytic group discussion, and genre consciousness-raising; shows how to write su..
If you're like the majority of US high school graduates, you have (1) studied Spanish at some point and (2) already forgotten most of it.It's time for a new language-learning method: One that teaches Spanish the way native speakers talk, using advanced mnemonic techniques you won't be able to forget..
A three-level series of grammar reference and practice books for teenage and young adult learners. Active Grammar Level 1 covers all the grammar taught at A1-A2 (CEF) level. The book presents grammar points in meaningful context through engaging and informative texts, followed by clear explanations ..
The best-selling Alif Baa is the first volume of the Al-Kitaab Arabic language program and is now available in a new third edition. In this new version of the introduction to Arabic letters and sounds, English-speaking students will find an innovative integration of colloquial and formal (spoken and..
Is British English becoming more like American English? If so, why, and in what ways? This book compares examples of American and British language data from the 1930s, 1960s, 1990s and 2000s, to track the most important ways that both varieties are changing over time, and compares the extent to whic..
American Headway, Second Edition is the world's most trusted adult English course offering a perfectly-balanced, six-level syllabus and fresh new digital support. With a strong focus on grammar, clear vocabulary syllabus and integrated skills work, its proven methodology provides classroom lessons t..
Anglo-Karen Dictionary by Rev. Jonathan Wade, D.D., Mrs. J. G. Binney and Rev. George Blackwell. NUME CARTE: Anglo-Karen Dictionary, PaperbackISBN: 1849023840PRET EDITURA: 123.99AUTOR(i): Rev Jonathan WadeEDITURA: Benediction ClassicsCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Iunie 2011DATA PUBLICARE: 2011FORM..
The Anishinaubae (Chippewa/Ojibwe) language has a beauty in the spoken word, a deliberate rhythm, simplicity, and mysterious second meanings. When Basil Johnston began teaching the Anishinaubae language, in the late 1960s, there were no related manuals or dictionaries that were suitable for beginne..
The fast and easy way to learn to speak Modern Standard Arabic Regarded as one of the most difficult languages to learn for native English speakers, Arabic is gaining global prominence and importance. Recent world events have brought more and more English speakers into contact with Arabic-speaking p..
A concise, portable guide for communicating in Arabic Today, Arabic is spoken in more than 20 countries, and more than one billion people study Arabic for religious reasons. This practical guide offers help on basic Arabic words and phrases and eases communication with Arabic speakers. Written as a..
An essential resource for students of Arabic and English alike. This dictionary covers their needs with the most up-to-date entries in handy reference form. It includes more than 18,000 word-to-word entries in clear, easy-to-read format the Arabic is provided with Romanized transliterations and the ..
Now comes with a free companion audio app that allows readers to scan the pages to hear words spoken in both Arabic and English.Newly revised and updated, the Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is a quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday words in Arabic.Introducing a range of u..
Designed for travelers and language students, this pocket guide for conversational Arabic contains over 8,000 entries. The words and expressions are in Romanized Arabic, so this dictionary will be most helpful to users who are not familiar with the Arabic alphabet and script. This dictionary feature..
This updated and revised bilingual dictionary is pocket-sized and easy to use. Students can slip it into backpacks and travelers can fit it in carry-on bags for air travel or satchels for use at their destinations. Abridged from Barron s comprehensive, full-size Bilingual Dictionary, this book conta..
This revised edition of the popular "Barron's Dictionary & Thesaurus " packs more than 40,000 words with their definitions and synonyms into a handy pocket-sized book. The new edition is small enough so that students can conveniently fit it into a backpack, carry to classes, and use as a reliable re..
This updated and revised bilingual dictionary is pocket-sized and easy to use. Students can slip it into backpacks and travelers can fit it in carry-on bags for air travel or satchels for use at their destinations. Abridged from Barron's comprehensive, full-size Bilingual Dictionary, this book conta..
Containing 370 short entries, arranged alphabetically, this guide explains the problem points of grammar and vocabulary. It includes many examples of correct usage and common mistakes, along with descriptions of formal and informal language. A full index and cross-references between entries help the..
The world's best-selling grammar series for learners of English. Basic Grammar in Use Fourth Edition is an American English self-study reference and practice book for beginner level learners (A1-B1). With simple explanations, clear examples, and easy to understand exercises, it is perfect for studen..
An introduction to Japanese through authentic, commonly-used sentences. This best-selling Japanese textbook is a user-friendly guide for beginners designed for use in a classroom or for self-study. It adopts a very different approach from other Japanese language books--teaching you the underlying se..
This comprehensive Mandarin workbook can be used with any textbook or on its own to dramatically enhance your Mandarin speaking and listening skills. No matter what textbook you're using to learn Mandarin, it requires a lot of practice. Here is a wealth of effective activities and drills--plus over ..
This is the complete beginning-level course for spoken Mandarin Chinese designed to have you speaking quickly and accurately The Basic Mandarin Chinese series offers a complete introductory Chinese language course specifically designed for native English speakers. These books teach spoken and writt..
A three-level vocabulary series for both self-study and classroom use. Now with a revised edition for each level, this best-selling series has been fully updated to give students the support they need to master more than 7,000 words and phrases in American English. Following the popular in Use forma..
The Beginner's Series offers basic language instruction, with grammar, vocabulary, and common phrases presented in clear, concise lessons. Review questions and exercises accompany each lesson. Historical and cultural information provides insight into customs and everyday situations. Books in this se..
This is an ideal dictionary for students of the Chinese language. The Beginner's Chinese Dictionary is specifically designed for learners of Chinese. It covers the 2,500 basic vocabulary items, including all vocabulary prescribed for Levels 1-5 of the standard test of proficiency in Chinese, Hanyu S..
Members and descendants of the Sisseton Wahpeton Dakota Oyate, a division of the Great Sioux Nation, live east of the Missouri River, mostly in North and South Dakota, and speak the Dakota dialect. As the population of native speakers ages, younger generations breathe new life into study of the lang..