Students of Latin and all crossword puzzle aficionados will enjoy broadening their knowledge of Latin and discovering English words rooted in Latin, with this ingenious Quid Pro Quo method-exchanging English clues for Latin words (and, for the last four puzzles, vice versa).
A fresh, crisp new design re-launches this perennial bestseller. More user-friendly thanks to improved color-coding and new categories, this is the phrase book created by the people for the people.
GET D!RTY Next time you're traveling or just chattin' in Japanese with your friends, drop the textbook formality and bust out with expressions they never teach you in school, including: ーCool slang ーFunny insults ーExplicit sex terms ーRaw swear words "Dirty Japanese" teaches the casual expressions heard every day on the streets of Japan: What's up? Ossu? How's it hanging? Choshi doyo? I'm smashed. Beron beron ni nattekita. I love ginormous tits. Kyo'nyu daiskui. Wanna try a threesome? Yatte miyo ka sanpi? I gotta take a leak. Shonben shite. He's such an asshole. Aitsu wa kanji warui kara. 日本語編 確かな販売実績、よく売れています！
Organized by such common subjects as Home, Work, Eating Out, Transportation, Health and Sports, these bilingual visual dictionaries give students and business people quick access to foreign terms in the simplest and most intuitive way.
Q&S ESL French includes the first 8 lessons from the Pimsleur Comprehensive Level I. 4 hours, audio-only, effective language learning with real-life spoken practice sessions.
This pocket-size book lists approximately 6,000 words in English with translations into Japanese. Words are divided into several different categories and listed alphabetically within each category. Categories include greetings, numbers, measurements, moods and emotions, driving situations, travel situations, sports, foods, shopping, phoning, and many others. All titles in Barron's foreign language "Vocabulary Series " include pronunciation guides and a bilingual and alphabetical quick "Wordfinder "section. Barron's "Vocabulary " books are useful students' classroom supplements as well as handy travelers' aids.
New tools for advanced Chinese language study
International travelers will value this quick-reference vocabulary and phrase builder. Hundreds of color photos and cartoon-style illustrations present visual images of words and phrases that travelers typically need when they are getting around in France or French-speaking Canada. Here's how to ask for gasoline when driving into a service station--with pictures and bilingual phrases and answers to dramatize the situation. Here too are words and pictures depicting all kinds of food and drink--a pineapple, a mug of cold beer, a sandwich, a fresh apple. The book is color-coded along page edges according to topics to help travelers find what they're looking for in a hurry. General topics include transportation, accommodations, food shopping, department store shopping, furniture and appliances, sports and recreation, and many others. This good-looking book also makes a handy reference source for language students.
The first comprehensive introduction to syntactical analysis of Classical Chinese, focusing on the language of the high classical period, from the time of Confucius to the unification of the empire by Qin in 221 B.C.
The 10-lesson (5-CD) Compact course introduces the customer to the language and culture of Albania. Customers will love the experience of acquiring the essential grammar and vocabulary of Albanian during the spoken practice sessions. It is this ease of language acquisition that makes the Pimsleur Language Programs so popular and successful for adult language learners.
Practice Makes Perfect: Idiomatic English" contains selections from all four of the volumes of Mastering Idiomatic English. This overview volume introduces language relevant for daily life, including family, business, and shopping.
RANDOM HOUSE GERMAN-ENGLISH ENGLISH-GERMAN DICTIONARY RELIABLE, DETAILED, AND UP-TO-DATE More than 60,000 entries, including the most common meanings Two sections, German-English and English-German All entries, from A to Z, in a single alphabetical listing American English spellings and vocabulary Hundreds of new words, including byte, CD-Spieler, Europaparlament, and Informatile Grammatical information Pronunciation clearly explained The Random House imprint has long stood for excellence in the reference field. Random House reference books--prepared by its permanent lexicographic staff with the assistance of many hundreds of scholars, educators, and specialists--have been widely acclaimed for their outstanding quality and usefulness.
This complete AUDIO CD program includes almost eight hours of personalized audio instruction on six CDs PLUS the 10 minutes a day companion workbook. The CDs may be used in conjunction with the workbook or on their own while commuting, exercising or traveling to your French-speaking destination.A wide range of voices acquaints listeners with a variety of accents from Paris to Senegal to Qubec. This entertaining program teaches listeners how to speak French so they can enliven their experience abroad and venture beyond the beaten path!The 132-page color-illustrated workbook complements the audio CDs with reinforcing exercises and unique bonus study tools such as sticky labels, flash cards, and word games.The AUDIO CD program features the signature 10 minutes a day method, combining a step-by-step, playful style with the backbone of an academic approach. The focus is on success, practicality and fun.