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The team that produced "The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook" now helps readers navigate the perils of travel, from plane crashes and UFO abductions to high-rise hotel fires and volcanic eruptions. Two-color throughout.
Combining scholarly authority with a new awareness of today's communication demands, Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus is the simple, reliable way to find the perfect word for your needs. It features an easy-to-use dictionary format plus a revolutionary Concept Index that arranges words by idea, thus enhancing the user's process of association and leading to scores of additional selections. The inclusion of a wide spectrum of words and phrases with each entry-from sophisticated choices to completely new vocabulary in the language-brings users an exceptional number of alternatives to fit any variation of style and tone. ーーCreated by the highly respected Princeton Language Institute ーーMore word choices than any other thesaurus-OVER 1 MILLION WORDS! ーーConcise definitions for each main entry ーーA revolutionary Concept Index-arranged by idea, it mirrors the way we actually think! ーーNo obsolete terms-all synonyms and antonyms reflect modern usage
Here is the perfect little book for anyone--teenage or otherwise--who has ever wanted to master the art of good table manners. Written by Walter Hoving, former chairman of Tiffany's of New York, it is a step-by-step introduction to all the basics, from the moment the meal begins ("It is customary for the young man to help the young lady on his right to be seated") to the time it ends ("Remember that a dinner party is not a funeral, nor has your hostess invited you because she thinks you are in dire need of food. You're there to be entertaining"). In addition to the essentials about silverware, service, and sociability, it includes many of the fine points, too--the correct way to hold a fish fork, how to eat an artichoke properly, and, best of all, how to be a gracious dining companion. Concise, witty, and illustrated with humor and style by Joe Eula, this classic guide to good table manners has delighted readers of all ages for more than 50 years. ティファニー前会長によるテーブルマナーブック。つい大食いしてしまう私ですが、この本のおかげでテーブルマナーは弁えているかなと思わざるを得ません。平易な英語と洒落たイラストで人気のロングセラー。
New edition! An all-purpose thesaurus at an attractive price. More than 150,000 synonyms, antonyms, related and contrasted words, and idioms. Abundant usage examples. Alphabetically organized for ease of use. Brief definitions describe shared meanings.
Crime and Punishment" provides genealogists and social historians with context and tools to locate sources on criminal activity and its consequences during the Upper Canada period of Ontario's history through engravings, maps, charts, documents, and case studies.
THE ONE DICTIONARY FOR AMERICANS WHO NEED TO USE THEIR LANGUAGE WELL
Single-family Subdivisions Townhouse and Cluster Developments Mobile Homeowners Associations Master Community Associations A homeowners association is designed to preserve the common welfare and the property values of the community. In a properly operated community, it does. In a poorly run community, it does not. The proper operating procedures are not difficult, but they are often overlooked or misunderstood. This manual provides a step-by-step explanation of the requirements for meetings, membership voting, and the necessary parliamentary procedures. It serves as a guide to help ensure that the association carries out its responsibilities fairly and effectively. You will learn: o the concept and purpose of a homeowners association o the rights and responsibilities of individual owners o how to run effective meetings o what documents you need for meetings o the rules of procedure and proper decorum o the role of the board of directors o the role of committees
The best selling QuickStudy guide ever! This 4-page laminated guides measures 4" x 6" and can fit in your pocket. It contains beautifully illustrated diagrams all clearly and concisely labeled for easy identification. Illustrations by award-winning medical illustrator Vince Perez.
This classic dictionary deals carefully and exhaustively with all the words which occur in Anglo-Saxon poetry and prose. Variant dialectic forms are given, together with variant forms found in the same dialect. Purely poetic words and words not common in prose are indicated, and references are given to the passages in which they occur. First published in 1894, this is a reprint of the fourth edition (Cambridge University Press, 1960).
Feuding in-laws manipulative wedding planners rehearsal dinner meltdownsthere's no end to the ways a wedding can go wrong. But have no fear: The Bride's Instruction Manual covers all the topics you need to know to march down the aisle with confidence. In a concise and irreverent approach noted wedding expert Carrie Denny offers advice for setting the date choosing the dress selecting attendants deciding on a wedding site drafting a guest list designing invitations and more. And it's all illustrated in the trademark "techy" style that has helped Quirk Owners and Instruction Manuals sell more than one million copies around the world. Complete with tons of useful information (and chock-full of cheat sheets to keep you on track and on budget) The Bride's Instruction Manual is the perfect shower gift for every blushing bride-to-be.
The ideal learning tool to help assist in decoding of medical terminology. This 6-page laminated guide covers every aspect of the structure of medical terminology and its use in the field. Information includes: foundation of medical words, the human body, terminology sets, five senses, synonyms and much more.
What is sold at garage sales? Why does no one get wet at a bridal shower? For non-native speakers, here's a humorous approach to understanding common American customs and the expressions related to them. Customs are explained, one to a page, with conversational examples and whimsical cartoons. Topics range from age-old traditions, such as shaking hands and bachelor parties, to more modern American practices--coupon clipping, TV dinners, and tailgate parties.