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Feeding The City

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Author: Sara Roncaglia  |  Isbn: 9781909254008  |  File size: 3.6 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 261  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Every day in Mumbai 5,000 dabbawalas (literally translated as "those who carry boxes") distribute a staggering 200,000 home-cooked lunchboxes to the city's workers and students. Giving employment and status to thousands of largely illiterate villagers from Mumbai's...

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Slow Reading In A Hurried Age

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Author: David Mikics  |  Isbn: 9780674724723  |  File size: 1.2 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 331  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Wrapped in the glow of the computer or phone screen, we cruise websites; we skim and skip. We glance for a brief moment at whatever catches our eye and then move on. Slow Reading in a Hurried Age reminds us of another mode of reading--the kind that requires our full...

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African American Slang: A Linguistic Description

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Author: Maciej Widawski  |  Isbn: 9781107074170  |  File size: 1.8 Mb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 312  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages 'This book fills a real need for an up-to-date, substantive, scholarly book on African American slang. The glossary itself is impressive, and the detailed description that precedes it, with discussions of the forms, meanings, themes and functions of slang words, is...

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Effortless English: Learn To Speak English Like A Native

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Author: A.J. Hoge  |  Isbn: 9781942250005  |  File size: 500.9 Kb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 194  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Languages Effortless English Learn To Speak English Like A Native A.J. HOGE, THE WORLD’S #1 ENGLISH TEACHER, teaches you his most powerful methods for learning to speak English fluently and confidently. Famous for training corporate and government leaders, A.J. Hoge gives you a...

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Rhetorical Style: The Uses of Language in Persuasion

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Author: Jeanne Fahnestock  |  Isbn: 9780199764112  |  File size: 3 Mb  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 464  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages A comprehensive guide to the language of argument, Rhetorical Style offers a renewed appreciation of the persuasive power of the English language. Drawing on key texts from the rhetorical tradition, as well as on newer approaches from linguistics and literary stylistics,...

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Author: Steven Earnshaw  |  Isbn: 9780748689392  |  File size: 2 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages This is the inspirational resource for tutors, students and other creative writing professionals, now in a new edition. 54 chapters cover the three central pillars of writing creatively: theories of creativity, the craft of writing and creative writing as a business. With...

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Quality Reading Instruction In The Age Of Common Core Standards

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Author: Linda B. Gambrell  |  Isbn: 9780872074965  |  File size: 3.7 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 289  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Some of the literacy fields leading scholars come together here to shed light on the 10 College and Career Readiness anchor standards for reading, to define the literacy skills that students must develop to achieve the Standards, and to give practical suggestions for...

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Pocket Power Soft Skills: Perfekt sprechen

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Author: Helmut Wagner  |  Isbn: 978-3446409880  |  File size: 4 Mb  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Ein Thema kurz zusammengefasst vor Kollegen zu präsentieren gehört zum beruflichen Alltag. Doch den allerwenigsten ist souveränes Sprechen in die Wiege gelegt. Mit diesem Band erfahren Sie, wie Sie frei und überzeugend referieren und Ihr Publikum begeistern können. Highlights...

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Transfer Effects In Multilingual Language Development

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Author: Hagen Peukert  |  Isbn: 9789027214171  |  File size: 2.4 Mb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 362  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages This volume, dedicated to language transfer, starts out with state-of-the-art psycholinguistic approaches to language transfer involving studies on psycho-typological transfer, lexical interference and foreign accent. The next chapter on Transfer in Language Learning,...

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Fundamentals of English Grammar, 3rd Edition

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Author: Betty Schrampfer Azar  |  Isbn: 9780131933064  |  File size: 31 Mb  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 503  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages The "Azar Grammar Series" offers concise, level-appropriate grammar presentation with a variety of written exercises and communicative classroom activities. Included are both student-centred pair and group work. Download book...

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Author: Naveed Saleh  |  Isbn: 9781599637341  |  File size: 2 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 306  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Languages Master the art of article writing! The world of journalism is changing rapidly, and the modern journalist needs more than a basic knowledge of article writing to navigate it. The Complete Guide to Article Writing provides a compass for freelancers and students of journalism...

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Creepiness

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Author: Adam Kotsko  |  Isbn: 9781782798460  |  File size: 2 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 138  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Languages A specter is haunting contemporary television—the specter of creepiness. In our everyday lives, we try to avoid creepiness at every cost, shunning creepy people and recoiling in horror at the idea that we ourselves might be creeps. And yet when we sit down to watch TV, we are...

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Author: Laura Berg  |  Isbn: 9781583334713  |  File size: 5 Mb  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 324  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Languages As confirmed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, infant sign language is a boon for enhancing communication between parents and babies, helping to forge an important bond early in a child's life. The Baby Signing Bible provides step-by-step instructions for parents and other...

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The Everything European Travel Phrase Book: A Bundle of Spanish, Italian, French, & German Translations

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Author: The Everything Series Editors  |  Isbn:  |  File size: 1 Mb  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 885  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Languages ¿Dónde está la estación de trenes? Dov’è la stazione? Où est la gare? Wo ist der Bahnhof? There's too much to see as you travel through Europe to waste time being lost in translation. Add The Everything European Travel Phrase Book to your e-library and you'll never...

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Turkish: A Comprehensive Grammar

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Author: Asli Göksel and Celia Kerslake  |  Isbn: 9780415114943  |  File size: 4 Mb  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 535  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Turkish: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to modern Turkish grammar. Concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Turkish, it presents a detailed and systematic description of the structure of language at every level:sounds, words...

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Exploring English Phonetics

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Author: Biljana Ubrovi and Tatjana Paunovi  |  Isbn: 9781443835152  |  File size: 2 Mb  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 34  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Exploring English Phonetics is conceived as a meeting point of the diverse perspectives, approaches and interests of scholars working in the field of English Phonetics worldwide. The focus of the volume is on the topics in the domain of language varieties,...

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Flirting with French: How a Language Charmed Me, Seduced Me, & Nearly Broke My Heart

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Author: William Alexander  |  Isbn: 9781616200206  |  File size: 0.5 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 283  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Languages “A delightful and courageous tale and a romping good read. Voila!” —Mark Greenside, author of I’ll Never Be French (No Matter What I Do) William Alexander is more than a Francophile. He wants to be French. There’s one small obstacle though: he...

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Introducing Language Typology

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Author: Edith A. Moravcsik  |  Isbn: 9780521152624  |  File size: 8.9 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 323  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Language typology identifies similarities and differences among languages of the world. This textbook provides an introduction to the subject which assumes minimal prior knowledge of linguistics. It offers the broadest coverage of any introductory book, including...

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How to Learn a Foreign Language

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Author: Paul Pimsleur  |  Isbn: 9781442369023  |  File size: 2 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Languages In this entertaining and groundbreaking book, Dr. Paul Pimsleur, creator of the renowned Pimsleur Method, the world leader in audio-based language learning, shows how anyone can learn to speak a foreign language. If learning a language in high school left you bruised, with a...

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Author: Matt Fargo  |  Isbn: 9781569755655  |  File size: 28 Mb  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English, Japanese  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages GET D!RTYNext 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: Cool slang Funny insults Explicit sex terms Raw swear words "Dirty Japanese" teaches...

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Author: Adrian Gully, El Said Badawi, and Michael Carter  |  Isbn: 9780415130851  |  File size: 4 Mb  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 824  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Modern Written Arabic is a complete reference guide to the grammar of modern written Arabic. The Grammar presents an accessible and systematic description of the language, focusing on real patterns of use in contemporary written Arabic, from...

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An Investigation of Various Linguistic Changes in Chinese & Naxi

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Author: Jung-Yao Lu  |  Isbn: 9781443848183  |  File size: 2 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 240  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages The comparative analysis of historical linguistics focuses on reconstructing ancient patterns based on diachronic records and typological data from several languages or dialects in a language group. The ultimate aim of the comparative reconstruction which requires significant...

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A Complete French Grammar for Reference & Practice

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Author: Trudie Maria Booth  |  Isbn: 9780761849711  |  File size: 22 Mb  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 498  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages This comprehensive manual thoroughly covers every aspect of French grammar, from the basic to the most advanced level, and illustrates the grammatical structures with useful, practical and interesting examples. Up-to-date language and usage both on the formal and on the...

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The Luminous & The Grey

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Author: David Batchelor  |  Isbn: 9781780232805  |  File size: 2.6 MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Color surrounds us: the lush green hues of trees and grasses, the variant blues of water and the sky, the bright pops of yellow and red from flowers. But at the same time, color lies at the limits of language and understanding. In this absorbing sequel...

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The Worlds Of Farscape: Essays On The Groundbreaking Television Series

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Author: C. W. Sullivan III, Donald E. Palumbo, and Sherry Ginn  |  Isbn: 9780786467907  |  File size: 4.5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 220  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Languages Reversing a common science fiction cliche, Farscape follows the adventures of the human astronaut John Crichton after he is shot through a wormhole into another part of the universe. Here Crichton is the only human being, going from...

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