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Writing for the IELTS

Lin Lougheed - Barron's Educational Series
Format: Print book

Discover everything you'll need to know in order to write well for the IELTS test, whether you are planning to take the Academic or the General Training version. This book will help IELTS test takers learn several essential skills, including:Task Achievement: follow a three-step model...
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A Death in the Rainforest: How a Language and a Way of Life Came to an End in Papua New Guinea

Don Kulick - Algonquin Books
Format: Hardcover

"A Death in the Rainforest is magical and powerful, a journey deep inside a village of 100 souls in one of the remotest places on Earth whose language is spoken by no one else, a place of love and jealousy and desire undergoing profound change. Kulick is funny, lyrical, sad,...
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Collins Portuguese Concise Dictionary, 7th Edition

HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. - Collins Reference
Format: Paperback

The revised and updated seventh edition of the Collins Portuguese Concise Dictionary offers comprehensive coverage of the lanuage and is the most complete guide to grammar offered in a Portuguese dictionary. This updated seventh edition provides comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of all the words...
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Wordslut: A Feminist Guide to Taking Back the English Language

Amanda Montell - Harper Wave
Format: Hardcover

A brash, enlightening, and wildly entertaining feminist look at gendered language and the way it shapes us, written with humor and playfulness that challenges words and phrases and how we use them."I get so jazzed about the future of feminism knowing that Amanda Montell's brilliance...
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Portuguese English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

DK. - DK
Format: Paperback

With the help of a new free audio app, this revised and updated bilingual visual dictionary will help you improve your Portuguese vocabulary and pronunciation by seeing and hearing more than 7,000 terms.Full-color images with detailed labels display all the elements of everyday life--from...
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The Ultimate Phrasal Verb Book: For ESL and EFL Students

Carl W Hart - Barron's Educational Series
Format: Print book

Updated to reflect questions found on the most recent ESL tests, this book presents 400 common phrasal verbs as they are used in everyday English. Phrasal verbs are verbs combined with prepositions or adverbs. Familiarity with phrasal verbs and understanding their use as nouns (breakup,...
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Read This! Level 3 Student's Book: Fascinating Stories from the Content Areas

Savage, Alice - Cambridge University Press
Format: Paperback

Read This! is a four-book reading series designed for adult and young adult ESL students at the high beginning to intermediate levels. Read This!, Level 3 contains fifteen fascinating true stories relating to the fields of Tourism and Hospitality, Earth Science, Sports and Fitness, Political...
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Your Voice Speaks Volumes: It's Not What You Say, But How You Say It

Jane Setter - Oxford University Press
Format: Hardcover

Why do we speak the way we do, and what do our voices tell others about us? What is the truth behind the myths that surround how we speak? Jane Setter explores these and other fascinating questions in this engaging introduction to the power and the science of the voice. The book first takes...
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Consider This

Chuck Palahniuk - Grand Central Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Renowned, bestselling novelist Chuck Palahniuk takes us behind the scenes of the writing life, with postcards from decades on the road and incredible examination of the power of fiction and the art of storytelling.In this spellbinding blend of memoir and insight, bestselling author Chuck...
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Thinking Inside the Box: Adventures with Crosswords and the Puzzling People Who Can't Live Without Them

Raphel, Adrienne - PENGUIN PR

A delightful, erudite, and immersive exploration of the crossword puzzle and its fascinating history from a brilliant young writer

The crossword is a feature of the modern world, inspiring daily devotion and obsession from not just everyday citizens looking to pass the time but icons...

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