Category «Foreign Language Dictionaries Thesauruses»

An outline of Chitonga grammar by Hazel Carter

By Hazel Carter

This is often the fourth in a chain of person guides on Zambian languages and grammar. The goal of the sequence is to spice up the meagre scholarship and availability of academic fabrics on Zambian languages, which turned relatively in pressing in 1996, following the choice of the Zambian executive to revert to the coverage of utilizing neighborhood languages as media of guide. This quantity offers a grammatical caricature of Tonga, a Bantu language spoken in southern Zambia. it's the mom tongue of a few 800,000 humans. Chapters hide humans and dialects, sound structures and orthography, morphology and syntax.

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15-minute French by DK Publishing

By DK Publishing

No matter if ranging from scratch or simply short of a refresher, realize the best way to communicate and comprehend French with 15-minute-a day classes. every one pack comprises hour-long CDs, a full-color path booklet with themed chapters and real-life examples, a menu advisor, and translation dictionaries. Now with brand-new packaging and plastic snap-shut circumstances!

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Introduction to Classical Nahuatl by J. Richard Andrews

By J. Richard Andrews

For decades, J. Richard Andrews’s advent to Classical Nahuatl has been the normal reference paintings for students and scholars of Nahuatl, the language utilized by the traditional Aztecs and the Nahua Indians of significant Mexico. Andrews’s paintings was once the 1st booklet to make Nahuatl obtainable as a coherent language method and to acknowledge such an important linguistic good points as vowel size and the glottal cease. followed by way of a workbook, this long-awaited new version is largely revised, enlarged, and up-to-date with the newest research.

The revised variation is guided through an analogous intentions as these at the back of the 1st. Andrews’s technique is "anthropological," instructing us to appreciate Nahuatl in response to its personal unique grammar and to reject translationalist descriptions in accordance with English or Spanish notions of grammar. specifically, Andrews emphasizes the nonexistence of phrases in Nahuatl (except for the few so-called debris) and stresses the nuclear clause because the foundation for Nahuatl linguistic association. along with a rise within the variety of chapters (from forty-eight to fifty-seven, together with a extra specified therapy of position names), the hot variation comprises an cutting edge method of own names and the advent of the sq. 0 to point abnormal morphological silence. The accompanying workbook presents routines associated with the textual content, a key to the workouts, and an intensive vocabulary list.

 

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Teach Yourself Complete Greek by Aristarhos Matsukas

By Aristarhos Matsukas

It's effortless to educate your self Greek!

Complete Greek: A educate your self Guide offers you a transparent and entire method of Greek, so that you can growth speedy from the fundamentals to knowing, talking, and writing Greek with self assurance.

Within all the 24 thematic chapters, very important language buildings are brought via life-like dialogues. you are going to study grammar in a steady demeanour so that you will not be crushed via this tough topic. routines accompany the texts and make stronger studying in listening, talking, examining, and writing. This application additionally gains present cultural info containers that replicate fresh adjustments in society.

Features:

  • One and five-minute introductions to key ideas to get you began
  • Lots of immediate aid with universal difficulties and quickly counsel for fulfillment, in line with the author's a long time of expertise
  • Tests within the e-book and on-line to maintain tune of your development
  • Extra on-line articles at www.teachyourself.com to provide you a richer realizing of the fundamentals of the language
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    Webster's English to Portuguese Brazilian Crossword Puzzles: by Philip M. Parker

    By Philip M. Parker

    No matter if you don't like crossword puzzles, you'll turn out loving those. Designed for mother-tongue or thoroughly fluent audio system of Portuguese Brazilian desirous to increase their English abilities, the puzzles can also be enjoyable to English audio system. they're formatted in order that every one puzzle could be solved in 15 to half-hour. The vocabulary progressively turns into tougher throughout puzzles hence expanding the problem as you move. every one publication has a hundred puzzles and every puzzle covers a few 30 notice pairs (equaling 3000 challenges!). those are really friendly, if no longer addictive, crossword puzzles for language studying. studying a language is usually tough. To ease the soreness, tricks are supplied in small script on the backside of every web page, notwithstanding those are chosen to avoid an engineered approach to the puzzle. complete strategies are supplied at the back of the ebook. those good points (hints and verifiable solutions), strength the reader to decipher a word’s which means and serves to enhance vocabulary retention and realizing. One fresh reviewer of this sequence famous “As a Peace Corps Volunteer … this can be certainly a enjoyable solution to sustain the language talents … The sequence has hundreds of "rarely spoken" languages, generally unknown to us within the Western world.” one other reviewer notes: “Good instructor because it has phrases indexed less than which are in puzzle so the clues are there if you would like them.” Public area translations for Portuguese Brazilian contributed to Webster’s on-line Dictionary utilized in those puzzles can have originated from uncited volunteers, local audio system, specialist translators, box linguists and lecturers (not via the editor of the puzzles). if you want quotation for any translations, make feedback, notice mistakes, or give a contribution in the other manner, please e-mail Philip M. Parker at INSEAD, who will replace this sequence every now and then. copy rights are granted to educators.

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    Webster's English to Spanish Crossword Puzzles: Level 11 by Philip M. Parker

    By Philip M. Parker

    Whether you don't like crossword puzzles, you could prove loving those. Designed for mother-tongue or thoroughly fluent audio system of Spanish eager to enhance their English talents, the puzzles can also be exciting to English audio system. they're formatted in order that each one puzzle could be solved in 15 to half-hour. The vocabulary steadily turns into tougher throughout puzzles therefore expanding the problem as you move. every one ebook has a hundred puzzles and every puzzle covers a few 30 note pairs (equaling 3000 challenges!). those are really friendly, if now not addictive, crossword puzzles for language studying. studying a language is often tough. To ease the ache, tricks are supplied in small script on the backside of every web page, although those are chosen to avoid an engineered strategy to the puzzle. complete strategies are supplied behind the ebook. those gains (hints and verifiable solutions), strength the reader to decipher a word’s that means and serves to enhance vocabulary retention and realizing. One contemporary reviewer of this sequence famous “As a Peace Corps Volunteer … this can be certainly a enjoyable option to sustain the language talents … The sequence has lots of of "rarely spoken" languages, extensively unknown to us within the Western world.” one other reviewer notes: “Good instructor because it has phrases indexed lower than which are in puzzle so the clues are there if you would like them.” Public area translations for Spanish contributed to Webster’s on-line Dictionary utilized in those puzzles can have originated from uncited volunteers, local audio system, expert translators, box linguists and teachers (not by means of the editor of the puzzles). if you want quotation for any translations, make feedback, observe error, or give a contribution in the other means, please electronic mail Philip M. Parker at INSEAD, who will replace this sequence now and then. copy rights are granted to educators.

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    The Secret Garden (Webster's French Thesaurus Edition) by Frances Hodgson Burnett

    By Frances Hodgson Burnett

    This variation is written in English. in spite of the fact that, there's a operating French glossary on the backside of every web page for the more challenging English phrases highlighted within the textual content. there are numerous variations of the key backyard. This version will be helpful in case you wou

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    Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence by Maynard Paul Maidman, Ann K. Guinan (editor)

    By Maynard Paul Maidman, Ann K. Guinan (editor)

    Historical Nuzi, buried underneath smooth Yorghan Tepe in northern Iraq, is a past due Bronze Age city belonging to the dominion of Arrap a that has yielded among 6,500 and 7,000 felony, fiscal and administrative drugs, all belonging to a interval of a few 5 generations (ca. 1475 1350 B.C.E.) and just about all from recognized archaeological contexts. The drugs have been excavated from the govt. administrative complexes, from homes in the entire city neighborhoods, from all of the suburban villas, or even a number of dozen from the temple advanced. those Akkadian-language files comprise contracts for hard work, deeds of sale, testamentary wills, slave revenues, ration lists, inter-office memoranda, trial documents, scholastic texts, and masses extra. The ninety-six texts awarded right here in transliteration and translation are divided into 5 teams facing issues of ancient curiosity: Nuzi and the political strength chargeable for its loss of life; the crimes and trials of a mayor of Nuzi; a multigenerational felony fight over identify to quite a lot of land; the innovative enrichment of 1 kin on the cost of one other via a sequence of genuine property transactions; and the character of the ilku, a true property tax whose dynamic is important in defining the commercial and social constitution of Nuzi as a complete.

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    Al-Mawrid: A Modern Arabic-English Dictionary by Munir Ba`albaki

    By Munir Ba`albaki

    This pocket measurement English/Arabic and Arabic/English Dictionary is our most well liked promoting dictionary. sufficiently small to move at any place with you and makes a convenient reference. comprises hundreds of thousands of phrases at your fingertips. Al Mawrid Al-Qareeb Pocket Dictionary contains 38000 Arabic and English basic and linguistic expressions which are offered to adolescents commonly and scholars in particular.

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