Prepare your student for high school.100 Words Every High School Freshman Should Know focuses on words that nearly every freshman will encounter over the course of the school year. Chosen with various criteria in mind, some represent key concepts in important areas of the curriculum, while others ar..
The Los Angeles Times bestseller now available with a fresh new look 100 Words Every High School Graduate Should Know focuses on words that a successful high school graduate can learn from rigorous coursework in a standard variety of subjects and on words that are among those that are often found on..
From ordering in a restaurant to buying a train ticket, learn to speak Arabic with 15-Minute Arabic. No writing or homework- just use the cover to hide the answers and test yourself as you learn.Real-life examples cover every holiday and business situation, along with cultural and conversational tip..
Sprechen Sie Deutsch? With 15-Minute German, a revolutionary new system for learning a language, you'll be on your way to conversing with the locals in no time.The unique visual approach makes learning quick, easy and fun. No writing or homework - just use the cover to hide the answers and test your..
The perfect language pack for learning Italian fast - talk with confidence in just 12 weeksParla italiano? In just 15 minutes a day you can speak and understand Italian with confidence with 15-Minute Italian, an easy-to-follow, practical course teaching you all the essentials. The unique visual appr..
The perfect language pack for learning Spanish fast - talk with confidence in just 12 weeksHablo espanola? In just 15 minutes a day you can speak and understand Spanish with confidence with 15-Minute Spanish, an easy-to-follow, practical course teaching you all the essentials. The unique visual appr..
With the advent of the Common Core State Standards and high expectations with regard to content literacy, some secondary teachers are scrambling for what to do and how to do it. This book provides an accessible plan for implementing content literacy and offers 20 research-based literacy strategies d..
5 Language Visual Dictionary is a user friendly and intuitive reference for adults learning English, French, German, Spanish, or Italian.The only language dictionary of its kind, 5 Language Visual Dictionary makes language learning accessible by using photographs to put everyday words into context. ..
J.R.R. Tolkien is the father of modern fantasy. He created characters and a world so rich with details--and so unique--that it warranted a whole new vocabulary along with it. His creation of language is not surprising, considering his first civilian job following his service during World War I was w..
A writer like Paley, writes George Saunders, "comes along and brightens language up again, takes it aside and gives it a pep talk, sends it back renewed, so it can do its job, which is to wake us up." Best known for her inimitable short stories, Grace Paley was also an enormously talented essayist a..
This volume brings together a collection of quotes, quips, and speeches, not only from the 16th President himself, but also from those who knew him best including his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, and his greatest political opponent, Stephen A. Douglas. NUME CARTE: Abraham Lincoln: Quotes, Quips, and Spe..
The world's best-selling grammar series for learners of English. This third edition, with answers, is ideal for self-study. The book contains 100 units of grammar reference and practice materials, with photos and illustrations in full colour and a user-friendly layout. It is ideal for learners prepa..
You are your words. Make the most of them The American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language is the premier resource for anyone who wants to know precisely what words mean, where they come from, and how to use them effectively. It is renowned for presenting accurate and comprehensible defi..
Considered to be the third-best selling book of all time in America. With its distinctive blue cover, it earned the nickname "the blue-backed speller" and was used over the span of nearly a century. This is an exact reproduction of the 1824 edition. NUME CARTE: American Spelling Book, HardcoverISBN:..
Comprehensive and easy to use, this resource offers numerous cross-references that allow readers to trace English words back to their Indo-European roots. By exhibiting the relationship between English and cognate tongues, it reveals the language's basis in Latin and Greek as well as prior derivatio..
This newly revised "Larousse Concise Dictionary"is ideal for the more sophisticated traveler, business person, student, and anyone interested in achieveing greater fluency in contemporary French and English. The clear typographical layout and style, together with detailed treatment of vocabulary all..
The Arabic English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is your essential vocabulary guide to the world around you. With over 10,000 fully illustrated terms arranged by theme, language learning has never been easier. Perfect for tourist and business travellers alike, DK's Bilingual Visual Dictionary series i..
This Dorling Kindersley phrase book has been complied by experts to meet the general needs of both tourists and business travellers. Covering topics such as Hotels, Driving and so forth, the ample selection of useful words and phrases is supported by a 2,000-line mini dictionary and a section on the..
From credit crunch to golden parachute, barking up the wrong tree to storm in a tea cup in this book, Gordon Jarvie explains all you need to know about these and 3,000 other common English idioms. Packed with nuggets of fascinating information, the Bloomsbury Dictionary of Idioms traces the origins ..
Whether you are traveling to Great Britain or just want to understand British popular culture, this unique dictionary will answer your questions. British English from A to Zed contains more than 5,500 British terms and their American equivalents, each with a short explanation of the term's history a..
The greatest name in foreign language dictionaries is Cassell, the preeminent publisher of dictionaries for over 120 years.For fast, easy reference and comprehensive listings, Cassell's Concise Latin-English, English-Latin Dictionary is unbeatable. It contains in concise form the words most frequent..
Engaging and informative reference book packed full of bright, colourful illustrations; ideal for expanding a chid's growing vocabulary NUME CARTE: Children'S DictionaryISBN: PRET EDITURA: 60.00AUTOR(i): ***EDITURA: North Parade PublishingCOPERTA: CartonataDATA APARITIEI: Ianuarie 2015DATA PUBLICARE..
Chinese Proverbs and Popular Sayings is for everyday readers looking for pithy sayings, deeper understanding of the Chinese culture and a unique look at the Chinese language. - The Rapidian "Chinese Proverbs and Popular Sayings opens a diverting and useful window on Chinese language and culture." - ..
Widely used in advanced composition and writing courses, Classical Rhetoric for the Modern Student discusses the three vital components of classical rhetoric--argument, arrangement, and style--bringing these elements to life and demonstrating their effective use in yesterday's and today's writing. P..
The ideal dictionary for travelers and students, the portable, comprehensive, user-friendly Collins Pocket Korean features up-to-date coverage of today's Korean and English, a handy supplement comparing Korean and English grammar differences, and all the information that today's Korean seeker needs ..
This is a major new edition of the best-selling Color Oxford English Dictionary, offering the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary. Based on evidence from the Oxford English Corpus--the same database that informs the Oxford English Dictionary--the Color Oxford Engl..
In the tradition of Eats, Shoots & Leaves and Anguished English, Common Phrases is a fascinating guide to the origins of our language. Wonderful stories reveal the real meaning of Adam's apple, nick of time, stool pigeon, armed to the teeth, raining cats and dogs, at sixes and sevens, dog days of su..
The Compact Oxford German Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations of contemporary German and English. This handy reference book covers all the words you need, based on findings from the Oxford Languages Tracker and the Oxford English Corpus. Also beneficial, it incl..
The Compact Oxford Italian Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations of contemporary Italian and English. Includes all essential Italian and English words, based on findings from the Oxford Languages Tracker. More than just a dictionary, this handy reference book also..
The Compact Oxford Russian Dictionary offers over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations of contemporary Russian and English. It covers the words you need to know for everday use, carefully selected from findings from the Oxford Languages Tracker and the Oxford English Corpus. Also inclu..
With over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations of contemporary Spanish and English, this dictionary offers excellent coverage of both European and Latin American Spanish. All the words you will need from Spanish and English have been added from computing and technology to health and li..
The bible for debaters and their coaches. Nearly every high school and college in America has a debate club and/or a debate team. There are hundreds of competitions at the county and state level, culminating in heated national competitions. Yet, at many high schools and colleges, coaches are drawn ..
Gaines's Cryptanalysis (formerly published as Elementary Cryptanalysis) is a standard elementary and intermediate text for persons seriously interested in modern science methods for enciphering and deciphering cryptograms. It does not simply repeat older material, but contains much about modern cryp..
The best dictionary for Spanish speakers learning English With 61,000 words, phrases and examples and over 70,000 translations, it includes excellent coverage of British and American English, as well as Latin American Spanish and Peninsular Spanish. - Common mistake notes highlight typical errors m..
Sayings and proverbs are priceless verbal traditions for all to share. And everyone has a favorite. They are unique because in a few words, a deeply serious message can be woven. It is impossible to read proverbs and sayings without learning something important, and perhaps feeling that each one was..
More than 8,000 idiomatic words and phrases that are standard in American English are listed with definitions and sample sentences to clarify their meanings. Earlier editions of this A-to-Z dictionary have proved especially helpful to TOEFL and TOEIC test takers, as well as to other students in Nort..
This fully updated and revised dictionary covers all aspects of astronomy, from telescopes to planets, equations to astronomers, stars to comets. It includes recent missions, discoveries and changes in technology. The dictionary clearly explains complex terms and includes illustrations to help expla..
With over 10,000 entries providing contemporary coverage of computing terms, this fully revised 6th edition of Dictionary of Computing provides coverage of the terms used in computing, including hardware, software, programme languages, networks and applications, e-commerce and the Internet. Its defi..
What words mean exactly the same as delectable? Did you know that the opposite of friable is tough? Can you think of the antonym for ceaseless or another word for capsize?To extend your vocabulary, broaden your verbal range and spice up your linguistic dexterity, you need look no further than The Pe..
Covering nutrition, dietary requirements, chemistry, preparation and cooking, hygiene, health and safety, commercial food production, labelling, packaging and public health, this dictionary provides clear, informative and up-to-date terms relating to all aspects of food science and nutrition. An ess..
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An invaluable reference book for anyone interested in the fascinating world of sport, containing over 5,000 terms relating to sport and exercise science. Coverage includes anatomy, physiology, physiotherapy, biology, sports medicine, sporting rules and regulations, governing bodies, health and fitne..
Learn to speak Dutch in three short months with Hugo's world-renowned book and CD pack, the Hugo in 3 Months CD Language Course: Dutch. Practise regularly using the three 70-minute CDs and accompanying book and you'll learn to understand and speak Dutch faster than you thought possible. Pick up esse..
The Easier English Basic Dictionary" is designed especially for elementary and pre-intermediate students of English. It includes the basic vocabulary needed to understand and study written and spoken English at this level, and is particularly useful for students taking the Preliminary English Test (..
It includes the vocabulary needed to understand and study written and spoken English at this level, and is particularly useful for students working towards intermediate or lower-intermediate level examinations such as the IELTS (International English Language Testing System), FCE (First Certificate ..
This dictionary offers over 30,000 references providing clear and concise definitions. Each entry includes part of speech, phonetic pronounciation, a clear definition and example sentances to show how the word is used in context. Entries include collocations, synonyms and grammar information, and ex..
Follow Easy Peasy Chinese and you’ll be able to start speaking, writing and understanding this No.1 lingo in no time.Look out for the special headphones symbol and listen to the CD, so you can get the pronunciation exactly right.Give yourself a Chinese name, see how to haggle in the shops and test y..