Language Learning

Download E-books First German Reader: A Beginner's Dual-Language Book (Dover Dual Language German) PDF

Designed expressly for the start German language pupil, here's an excellent number of fifty-two brief tales, poems, essays, and anecdotes. every one choice has been in particular selected for its strength to rouse German existence and tradition. This dual-language variation gains targeted English translations on pages that face the unique German textual content. New scholars will benefit from the excitement of examining nice German literature from the first actual web page, because the decisions were prepared to deal with the slow development of language abilities. worthy vocabulary and language routines also are integrated.

First German Reader beneficial properties the works of a lot of Germany's top writers, together with Goethe, Hesse, Heine, Schiller, Hölderlin, and different literary virtuosos. The translations of Harry Steinhauer are shiny and precise to the originals—and poetic of their personal correct. Literature fans, German language scholars, and different readers will locate this quantity an available exploration of German literature . . . and a useful reduction to getting to know the German language.

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Download E-books Dirty Spanish: Everyday Slang from "What's Up?" to "F*%# Off!" (Dirty Languages) PDF

By Juan Caballero, Nick Denton Brown


Next time you’re touring or simply chattin’ in Spanish together with your pals, drop the textbook formality and bust out with expressions they by no means train you in class, including:

•Cool slang
•Funny insults
•Explicit intercourse terms
•Raw swear words

Dirty Spanish teaches the informal expressions heard each day at the streets of Spain and Latin America:

•What's up?
¿Qué tal?

•I'm wasted
Estoy fumigado.

•Your mom's a ten.
Tu vieja es un cuero.

•I gotta take a piss.
Necesito mear.

•I wanna nail that ass.
Quiero clavar ese culo.

•What a sunnuvabitch!
¡Qué 'jueputa!


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Download E-books German English Bilingual Visual Dictionary (DK Visual Dictionaries) PDF

Newly revised and up to date, the German-English Bilingual visible Dictionary is a short and intuitive approach to study and bear in mind daily phrases in German.

The German-English Bilingual visible Dictionary introduces more than a few valuable present vocabulary in thematic order, utilizing full-color images and artistic endeavors to show and label all of the parts of way of life — from the house and place of work to activity, tune, nature, and the international locations of the area — with panel positive factors on key nouns, verbs, and necessary phrases.

The German-English Bilingual visible Dictionary features:

  • A quickly and intuitive method to research and take note millions of words.
  • A whole diversity of illustrated items and scenes from daily life.
  • Fast and powerful studying for any scenario, from domestic and workplace to buying and eating out.
  • Detailed index for immediate reference.
  • Handy dimension excellent for travel.

The illustrations within the German-English Bilingual visible Dictionary supply a brief and intuitive path to studying a language, defining the phrases visually so it truly is more straightforward to recollect them and making a colourful and stimulating studying source for the foreign-language and EFL/ESL student.

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Download E-books Colloquial Italian: The Complete Course for Beginners (Colloquial Series) PDF

By Sylvia Lymbery

Colloquial Italian is simple to exploit and fully crucial! especially written via skilled academics for self-study or type use, the direction will give you a step by step method of written and spoken Italian. No past wisdom of the language is required.

What makes Colloquial Italian your best option in own language learning?

  • interactive – plenty of dialogues and routines for normal practice
  • clear – concise grammar notes
  • practical – worthwhile vocabulary and pronunciation guide
  • complete – together with solution key and designated reference section.

By the top of this lucrative direction it is possible for you to to speak optimistically and successfully in a wide diversity of occasions.

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Download E-books Intensive Basic Latin: A Grammar and Workbook (Grammar Workbooks) PDF

By Jean-François Mondon

Intensive easy Latin: A Grammar and Workbook comprises a dynamic reference grammar and comparable workouts in one quantity. The ebook offers 40 person grammar issues, overlaying the middle fabric which scholars may anticipate to come across of their first yr of studying Latin. Grammar issues are via contextualised examples and routines which enable scholars to enhance and consolidate their learning.

There is a specific emphasis all through on familiarising scholars with genuine, unadulterated Latin and the duty of teasing info from the Latin through translations. To this finish, there are matching routines with unedited Latin excerpts and tough English translations within the chapters, encouraging scholars to take a hands-on procedure of their studying. as well as this, a quick interpreting when it comes to the adventures of Hercules is gifted on the finish of virtually each bankruptcy; those readings, which turn into a growing number of complicated, supply the path a robust feel of narrative harmony and curiosity and supply scholars with possibilities to advance their comprehension and translation talents.

Key positive aspects include:

  • Clear, available layout and jargon-free motives of grammar
  • Many worthwhile language examples
  • Abundant and sundry workouts with complete resolution key 
  •  Controlled utilization of vocabulary all through, permitting scholars to be aware of increase their grammatical wisdom
  • Review chapters at durations in the course of the textual content, delivering routines in particular designed to consolidate wisdom of language issues lined
  • Useful English-Latin and Latin-English glossaries behind the book

Written by means of an skilled teacher, Intensive easy Latin: A Grammar and Workbook is a great source for starting scholars of Latin. it may be used as a textbook, grammar reference and perform source and is acceptable either for sophistication use and self sufficient study.

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Download E-books Colloquial French 2: The Next Step in Language Learning PDF

By Elspeth Broady

Have you learnt French already and need to head a degree extra? If you're making plans a trip to France, have to brush up your French for paintings, or are easily doing a path, Colloquial French 2 is the best option to refresh your wisdom of the language and to increase your skills.

Colloquial French 2 is designed to assist these serious about self-study, and established to offer you the chance to hear and skim plenty of sleek, daily French. it's been constructed to paintings systematically on reinforcing and increasing your clutch of French grammar and vocabulary.

Key positive aspects of Colloquial French 2 comprise:
* a wide diversity of daily occasions, targeting France and the broader francophone world
* revision: fabric to assist consolidate and increase your basics
* a variety of modern documents
* spoken and written routines in each one unit
* highlighted key buildings and words, a grammar reference and certain resolution keys
Audio fabric to accompany the path is out there to obtain loose in MP3 structure from <a target="_blank" href=""; rel="nofollow"></a>. Recorded via local audio system, the audio fabric positive factors the dialogues and texts from the e-book and should aid advance your listening and pronunciation talents. Supplementary routines and French language web-links is usually accessed via this website.

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Download E-books 501 German Verbs with CD-ROM (Barron's 501 German Verbs (W/CD)) PDF

By Henry Strutz

The main common 501 German verbs are prepared alphabetically in a desk structure, one verb according to web page with English translation, and conjugated in all tenses and types. The book's extra beneficial properties comprise universal idioms with instance sentences to illustrate verb utilization and a grammar evaluation. This booklet incorporates a bonus CD-ROM enclosed at no extra cost. The CD-ROM offers necessary routines for college kids in German sentence final touch, be aware crowning glory, be aware matching, and conversational discussion, with solutions supplied for all workouts.

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Download E-books Streetwise French: Speak and Understand Everyday French PDF

By Isabelle Rodrigues, Ted Neather

The following neatest thing to a yr out of the country ...Streetwise French with Audio CD will give you a distinct chance to benefit first-hand how French is really spoken. With the aid of greater than 25 daily dialogues played via local audio system, you decide up at the idioms, colloquialisms, slang, and vulgarisms at present utilized by humans from all walks of life.Fascinating good points aid clarify the cultural attitudes in the back of many expressions. And routines aid you flex your comprehension and conversational skills.

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