By Philip J. Cunningham
The japanese are recognized for his or her well mannered discourse and deferential demeanor, yet there is one other aspect to the language of the land of the emerging sun--and each of its biting curses, scathing slanders, and frustration-venting expressions is captured the following during this important repertoire of "colorful" eastern expressions. sixteen line drawings.
By Rodney Ball
Designed particularly for the language learner and for others requiring an outline of casual French morphology and syntax, Colloquial French Grammar is the 1st distinct non-technical survey in English of the numerous ameliorations among usual and non-standard utilization.
By Marcus Tullius Cicero
Monarchie, Aristokratie oder Demokratie – welche ist die beste Staatsform? Bricht nicht früher oder später doch eine jede zusammen? In »De re publica« lässt Cicero die Mitglieder des Scipionenkreises über eben dieses brisante Thema diskutieren. Die Mischverfassung der Römischen Republik sei die stabilste von allen und insofern die bestmögliche, so das Fazit. Aber welche Eigenschaften sollte der ideale Politiker mitbringen?
Nicht zuletzt weil das Thema von Ciceros staatsphilosophischer Schrift heute nicht minder aktuell ist, ist ihre Lektüre in den meisten Bundesländern fest im Lehrplan verankert.
Texte in der Originalsprache, mit Übersetzungen schwieriger Wörter am Fuß jeder Seite, Nachwort und Literaturhinweisen.
By Madhav Deshpande
By Ronald Overy, Jacqueline Lecanuet
Parlez-vous Francais? upon getting used this consultant you need to be conversing French with self assurance. rigorously established, the week-by-week path walks you thru the right way to increase conversing, writing, studying and hearing French. each one bankruptcy should still raise your language abilities and self assurance. A mini French-English dictionary presents the basic phrases it is important to order frogs legs in a country cafe in Montmartre or to cheer at the can-can women on the Moulin Rouge.
Learn French - Level 9: Advanced French Volume 1 (Enhanced Version): Lessons 1-25 with Audio (Innovative Language Series)
By Martin Durrell
Crucial German Grammar is a student-friendly German grammar designed to offer newbies an organization origin on which to construct whilst constructing their communicative abilities. The reference grammar part is straightforward to exploit, with transparent motives, genuine examples and visually beautiful tables. A separate workout part, with solutions, supplies scholars the chance to check themselves and positioned into perform what they've got learned.
Key beneficial properties: * color tables and transparent format facilitate studying * word list of grammatical phrases and available reasons * Designed for use as a free-standing grammar or as a starting place grammar for Hammer's German Grammar and utilization. * Cartoons and an genuine textual content on the finish of every bankruptcy placed the grammar issues in context
By Edgar Johnson Goodspeed
An crucial step in studying and utilizing any language is the purchase of a operating vocabulary. Many equipment were devised to aid with this acquisition, them all stressing the elemental significance of learning the phrases most often used. The Owen and Goodspeed word-lists—in which Homeric phrases are prepared in response to frequency of utilization, divided into different types based on elements of speech, and provided in an easy-to-use format—are quite helpful.
The word-lists are dependent partly upon Gehring’s famed Index Homericus and are designed to assist the coed examine Homeric phrases in a scientific means, thereby marking the interpreting of Homer a worthwhile and common experience.
Issues in Teaching, Learning and Testing Speaking in a Second Language (Second Language Learning and Teaching)
This quantity ways instructing, studying and trying out conversing from numerous theoretical views. It offers an account of unique reports investigating diversified elements of the improvement and use of conversing abilities.
By Dimitri Vittorini
This moment quantity of Italian brief tales, with its parallel translations goals - because the first quantity did - to exemplify the richness and diversity of Italian writing of the 20 th century. during this quantity, notwithstanding, the various language used is a bit more complicated and the translations a bit of much less literal. Moravia and Calvino, either popular to British and American readers, seem back besides Italo Svevo, Comisso, Vittorini, Rigoni - Stern, Fenoglio and Pasolini in order that the literature of either Rome and the provinces is absolutely represented. There also are discussions of the fewer ordinary phrases and dialect expressions within the Italian textual content.