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Living with a Dead Language: My Romance with Latin

Ann Patty · Viking
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

An entertaining exploration of the richness and relevance of the Latin language and literature, and an inspiring account of finding renewed purpose through learning something new and challenging After thirty-five years as a book editor in New York City, Ann Patty stopped working and moved...
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An Introduction to Chinese Poetry: From the Canon of Poetry to the Lyrics of the Song Dynasty

Michael A. Fuller · Harvard University Asia Center
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

This innovative textbook for learning classical Chinese poetry moves beyond the traditional anthology of poems translated into English and instead brings readers -- including those with no knowledge of Chinese -- as close as possible to the texture of the poems in their original language....
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500 Common Korean Idioms

Robert J Fouser · Routledge
Pages: 252
Format: Hardcover

500 Common Korean Idioms is a useful learner's tool that presents the 500 most commonly used Korean idioms in a clear and easy-to-follow manner. Structured with practicality in mind, the book presents: idioms with their literal and natural translations; usage notes describing...
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Colloquial Portuguese of Brazil: The Complete Course for Beginners

Viviane Gontijo · Routledge
Pages: 366
Format: Paperback

This new and completely revised edition of Colloquial Portuguese of Brazil provides a step-by-step course in Portuguese as it is written and spoken in Brazil today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills...
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Japanese for Travelers Phrasebook & Dictionary: Useful Phrases Travel Tips Etiquette Manga

SCOTT RUTHERFORD · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

This travel-sized 4 x 7 inch book is a combination Japanese phrasebook, Japanese travel guide and Japanese etiquette guide.Packed with expressions and information for every travel situation, Japanese for Travelers Phrasebook & Dictionary helps you to get around and communicate more...
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Oxford Portuguese Dictionary

Sinda López Fuentes · Oxford University Press, 2015.
Pages: 1616
Format: Print book

Endorsed by academics worldwide, the Oxford Portuguese Dictionary is the most authoritative English-Portuguese / Portuguese-English dictionary ever published. Based on real modern evidence and computational analysis of hundreds of millions of words of both English (American and British)...
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Communication, Love, and Death in Homer and Virgil: An Introduction

Stephen Ridd · University of Oklahoma Press
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

Homer's Iliad and Odyssey and Virgil's Aeneid are three of the most important - and influential - works of Western classical literature. Although they differ in subject matter and authorship, these epic poems share a common purpose: to tell the "deeds both of men and of the gods."...
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Survival Burmese Phrasebook & Dictionary: How to communicate without fuss or fear INSTANTLY!

Kenneth Wong · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

This practical Burmese phrasebook and dictionary puts all the most important Burmese words and phrases in the palm of your hand. It contains all the necessary words and phrases for speaking Burmese in any setting. Perfect for students, tourists, or business people learning Burmese or traveling...
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Arabic Verbs & Essentials of Grammar, Third Edition

Jane Wightwick · McGraw-Hill Education
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

The all-in-one guide to mastery of Arabic grammarArabic Verbs & Essentials of Grammar provides an excellent introduction to the basics of Arabic if you are a beginner or a quick, thorough reference is you already have experience in the language. It offers a solid foundation of major...
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Latin Inscriptions: Ancient Scripts

Dirk Booms · The J. Paul Getty Museum
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Visitors to museums or ancient Roman sites are often confronted with Latin texts inscribed on objects or buildings from classical antiquity. To the uninitiated such Latin inscriptions can appear daunting - a jumble of letters seemingly without structure or meaning. However, since they...
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German English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Dorling Kindersley, Inc. · Dk Publishing
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

Now comes with a free companion audio app that allows readers to scan the pages to hear words spoken in both German and English.Newly revised and updated, the German-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is a quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday words in German.Introduces...
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German Grammar in a Nutshell: Deutsche Grammatik - kurz und schmerzlos

Stief Christine · R Oldenbourg Verlag Gmbh
Pages: 198
Format: Print book

A relaxed approach to grammar, with amusing example sentences and witty illustrations. A new concept with a communicative approach: the focus is on everyday use of the language, not the rules. A multitude of exercises enhance the learning effect.
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Scales: Melographed by César Vallejo

Ce?sar Vallejo · Wesleyan
Pages: 168
Format: Hardcover

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What They Didn't Teach You in Italian Class: Slang Phrases for the Cafe, Club, Bar, Bedroom, Ball Game and More

GABRIELLE EUVINO · Ulysses Press
Pages: 200
Format: Hardcover(Third Edition)

Sipping espresso at a sidewalk cafe... Toasting a pint of birra in the piazza... Cheering for Azzurri at lo Stadio Olimpico... Drop the textbook formality and chat with the locals in Italy's everyday language. - What's up? Che c'e? - I'm so plastered. Sono demolito/a. - Do you wanna...
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Practice Makes Perfect Intermediate English Grammar for ESL Learners

Robin Torres-Gouzerh · McGraw-Hill Education; 2 edition
Format: Print book

Master English grammar through hands-on exercises and practice, practice, practice Now with digital support! Continuing the success of the bestselling Practice Makes Perfect series, Practice Makes Perfect: Intermediate English Grammar for ESL Learners embraces all aspects of English grammar...
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