63 books (4 pages) in this category

¿Por que? 101 Questions About Spani

by Judy Hochberg

<i>.Por qu.? 101 Questions about Spanish </i>is for anyone who wants to understand how Spanish really works. Standard textbooks and grammars describe the what of Spanish - its vocabulary, grammar, spelling, and pronunciation - but <i>.Por ...

ISBN: 9781474227919

Binding: Paperback


100 First Words in French Sticker Book

by Usborne

An interactive first word book for English speakers to learn their first French words. Ages: 3+ there are a hundred French word and picture stickers to match up, which will help reinforce the learning of 100 everyday words. WARNING! Not ...

ISBN: 9781409557272

Binding: Paperback


A Guide to Reading and Writing Japanese

A Comprehensive Guide to the Japanese Writing System

by Florence Sakade

<p> <p>This classic, best-selling learning and reference work, trusted by beginning and&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">intermediate Japanese language students since 1959, is now being offered as a&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: ...

ISBN: 9784805311738

Binding: Paperback


A Panorama of American Film Noir (1941-1953)

by Raymond Borde

<div>This first book published on film noir established the genre--a classic, at last in translation.</div> ...

ISBN: 9780872864122

Binding: Paperback


A Tolkien Journal

by Running Press

ISBN: 9780762447466

Binding: Paperback


Arabic Stories For Language Learners

Traditional Middle Eastern Tales Presented in English and Arabic

by Hezi Brosh

<p>The traditional stories of a country are invaluable at providing insight into understanding the culture, history and language of a people. The sixty-six stories found in Arabic Stories for Language Learners present the vocabulary and grammar ...

ISBN: 9780804843003

Binding: Paperback


Basic Japanese

Learn to Speak Everyday Japanese in 10 Carefully Structured Lessons

by Samuel Martin

A user-friendly book that works equally well in a classroom setting or as a self study text, <i>Basic Japanese</i> takes a different approach from other language books, emphasizing the structure of the language rather than vocabulary. By ...

ISBN: 9784805309629

Binding: Paperback



Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google

by John Palfrey

ISBN: 9780465042999

Binding: Hardback


Cabinet of Linguistic Curiosities: A Yearbook of Forgotten Words

by Paul Anthony Jones

'Brilliant for anyone interested in the effervescent oddness of English' -Stig Abell on Word Drops This is the perfect language gift book: a surprising or obscure word for every day of the year. Paul Anthony Jones has unearthed a wealth of ...

ISBN: 9781783963584

Binding: Hardback


Community Translation

by Ozolins

Investigating an emerging field within translation studies, <i>Community Translation</i> addresses the specific context, characteristics and needs of translation in and for communities. Traditional classifications in the fields of discourse and ...

ISBN: 9781474221641

Binding: Paperback


Critical Discourse Studies and Technolog: A Multimodal Approach to Analysing Technoculture

by Ian Roderick

Making a new contribution to the developing field of multimodal critical discourse studies, Ian Roderick's book demonstrates how technologies that tend to be widely represented as innovative, or as simple pragmatic solutions, are always anchored

ISBN: 9781472569486

Binding: Paperback


Elementary Tagalog Workbook

Tara, Mag-Tagalog Tayo! Come on, Let's Speak Tagalog!

by Jiedson Domigpe

<p>For Tagalog learners, this workbook is the perfect aid for achieving proficiency.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">This helpful companion to the Elementary Tagalog textbook will assist you in&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: ...

ISBN: 9780804845045

Binding: Paperback


Essential Arabic

Speak Arabic with Confidence

by Fethi Mansouri

<i>Essential Arabic</i> presents the practical language of everyday interactions, conveyed in a way that?s clear, concise, accessible and enjoyable. It includes fundamental sentences used when meeting people, starting conversations, and asking ...

ISBN: 9780804842396

Binding: Paperback


Essential Vietnamese

Speak Vietnamese with Confidence!

by Phan Van Giuong

<p><i>Essential Vietnamese</i> presents the practical language of everyday interactions, conveyed in a way that?s clear, concise, accessible and enjoyable. It includes fundamental sentences used when meeting people, starting conversations, and ...

ISBN: 9780804842471

Binding: Paperback


How English Became English

A Short History of a Global Language

by Simon Horobin

ISBN: 9780198754275

Binding: Hardback


How To Win An Argument

by Stanley Fish

&#8220;The wish to escape argument is really the wish to escape language, which is really the wish to escape politics, and is finally the wish to escape mortality-and it won't matter a whit.&#8221;Ever wonder how gay marriage became accepted ...

ISBN: 9780062226655

Binding: Hardback


I Got His Blood on Me


A bloodied figure travels through time, a stepfather kicks a ball and curses a snack machine, a cranky ghost brakes a Kapiti train. From a reimagined history to a future where holograms walk the streets, these stories traverse time and genre to ...

ISBN: 9780864737687

Binding: Paperback



An Unsentimental Education

by Sybille Bedford

This intensely remembered, partly autobiographical novel, which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 1989, describes the childhood of Billi, a girl growing up in Europe between the wars. When her father dies, she swaps life in a run-down ...

ISBN: 9780907871798

Binding: Paperback


Learning Japanese Kanji

The Innovative Method for Learning the 520 Most Essential Japanese Kanji

by Glen Nolan Grant

Discover an enjoyable and effective way to learn Japanese kanji characters! <i>Learning Japanese Kanji</i> helps students recognize and remember the meanings and pronunciations of 520 essential kanji. This otherwise daunting task is made easier ...

ISBN: 9784805311684

Binding: Paperback


Macquarie Compact Dictionary

by Macquarie Dictionary

The Macquarie Compact Dictionary is based on the full Macquarie Dictionary, which is in its seventh edition. In a convenient format, the Compact features: more than 53,000 words and phrases more than 85,000 definitions up-to-date entries such ...

ISBN: 9781743549520

Binding: Hardback