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..
Brilliant communication is just a book away.100 Words to Make You Sound Smart is an informative and entertaining resource that can help anyone be right on the money when looking for words that will make a point, seal the deal, or just keep folks listening. Chosen by the editors of the American Heri..
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 most commonly used 510 Hebrew verbs are arranged alphabetically in a table format, one verb per page with English pronunciation and translation, and presented in all forms. The book s additional features include common idioms with example sentences to demonstrate verb usage and a grammar review...
The most extensive and varied practice for all types of informational reading comprehension questions students might face on standardized and in-class tests. With 501 Informational Reading Comprehension Questions, students will learn to develop expert reading strategies, understand how to read faste..
Brand new edition of Barron's best-selling 501 Verb Series 501 most common Japanese verbs in table format Detailed explanation on Japanese verb formation and usage Hepburn romanization used throughout Japanese characters, kanji and kana, for each verb Essential 55 verbs with example sentences ..
The most commonly used 510 Latin verbs are arranged alphabetically in a table format, one verb per page with English translation. Each verb is completely conjugated and presented in all forms. The book's additional features include example sentences to demonstrate verb usage and a grammar review. NU..
The bestselling ``501 Verbs Series`` is the #1 reference source for verb usage in virtually every major language. It's printed in two colors and features tinted page edges for ease of reference. This edition presents the most important and most commonly used Portuguese verbs arranged alphabetically ..
The most commonly used 510 Russian verbs are arranged alphabetically in a table format, one verb per page with English pronunciation and translation. Verbs are fully conjugated and presented in all forms. The book's additional features include common idioms with example sentences to demonstrate verb..
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..
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..
A Dictionary of Basic Japanese Sentence Patterns is a fundamental learning tool for all students of the Japanese language, whether they be unblemished beginners or scarred veterans. With both types of struggling student, as well as for all the gradations that fall in between, there is a strong tende..
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 ..
As the teaching of Chinese increasingly uses simplified characters, this new version of the popular A Primer for Advanced Beginners of Chinese fills an important gap in Chinese-language instruction. The two-volume primer is addressed to meet the needs of the rapidly growing number of Chinese languag..
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 ..
The first-ever collection of Anniiih/Gros Ventre narratives to be published in the Aaniiih/Gros Ventre language, this book contains traditional trickster tales and war stories. Some of these stories were collected by Alfred Kroeber in 1901, while others are contemporary, oral stories, told in the pa..
Academic Vocabulary in Use Second Edition is the perfect study aid for anyone using English for their academic work. Ideal for students of any discipline, this second edition has been updated to reflect changes in education, technology and communications, includes a selection of new reading passages..
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 ..
Contiene metodos para aprender los puntos claves del espa?ol con rapidez y facilidad (The fast, easy way to master the finer points of Spanish) Unsure about conjugating irregular Spanish verbs? Using the subjunctive? Determining the appropriate definite article? This complete, accessible guide cla..
Six full practice tests with tips and training for the 2015 revised Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE). Advanced Trainer Second edition offers six practice tests for the revised Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) exam combined with easy-to-follow guidance and exam tips. The first two tests are fully g..
Al-Kitaab: Part One develops skills in standard Arabic while providing additional material in both colloquial and classical Arabic. With new video material and revised and updated text and exercises, the bound-in and revised DVD supersedes both the former CD audio set and video DVD previously availa..
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..
An extensively revised and updated edition of this popular and accessible text. Approaches and Methods in Language Teaching Third edition is an extensive revision of this highly successful book. As in previous editions, both major and alternative approaches and methods are surveyed, with the section..
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..
Whether you're planning a trip to Morocco, Egypt, or any of the 25 exotic countries where Arabic is spoken, you'll want to bring along your language skills and ``ARABIC in 10 minutes a day`` is just the ticket With a focus on practical words and phrases which every traveler needs, the book and inte..
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..