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Cherokee Earth Dwellers: Stories and Teachings of the Natural World

Christopher B. Teuton - ?University of Washington Press
Format: Hardcover

Ayetli gadogv -- to "stand in the middle" -- is at the heart of a Cherokee perspective of the natural world. From this stance, Cherokee Earth Dwellers offers a rich understanding of nature grounded in Cherokee creature names, oral traditional stories, and reflections of knowledge...
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Arabic Verbs & Essentials of Grammar, Third Edition

Jane Wightwick - McGraw-Hill Education
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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Spanish - English Illustrated Dictionary: A Bilingual Visual Guide to Over 10,000 Spanish Words and Phrases

DK - DK
Format: Paperback

Learn more than 10,000 of the most useful words and phrases in Spanish with this beautifully illustrated dictionary for Spanish-language students. . Building on the success of the English for Everyone course books and the Bilingual Visual Dictionary series, the Spanish English Illustrated...
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What They Didn't Teach You in Russian Class: Slang Phrases for the Cafe, Club, Bar, Bedroom, Ball Game and More

ERIN COYNE - Ulysses Press
Format: Hardcover

Grubbing on pierogies at a a Russian deli...Pounding vodka shots at Moscow's hottest dance club...Cheering for the local hockey team at the stadium...Drop the textbook formality and chat with the locals in Russia's everyday language.* What's up * He's/She's a hottie....
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Beginner's Chinese

Yong Ho - Hippocrene Books
Format: Paperback

The #1 Chinese self-study course on the market is now available with online audio! Designed for the beginner who has no previous knowledge of Chinese, this guide provides 10 easy-to-follow lessons that cover the basics of the language and can be mastered during the equivalent of one academic...
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So to Speak: 11,000 Expressions That'll Knock Your Socks Off

Shirley Kobliner - Tiller Press
Format: Paperback

We use expressions all the time. When you feel sick, you're "under the weather." When you feel great, you're "on top of the world." You may be fine with "half a loaf," or you may insist on "the whole enchilada." But whether you're a "smart...
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Language Files: Materials for an Introduction to Language and Linguistics, 13th Edition

Department of Linguistics - Ohio State University Press
Format: Paperback

Language Files has become one of the most widely adopted, consulted, and authoritative introductory textbooks to linguistics ever written. The scope of the text makes it suitable for use in a wide range of courses, while its unique organization into student-friendly, self-contained sections...
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The Life of Padma, Volume 1

SVAYAMBHUDEVA. - Harvard University Press
Format: Hardcover

The Life of Padma, or the Pamacariu, is a richly expressive Jain retelling in the Apabhramsha language of the famous Ramayana tale. The work was written by the poet and scholar Svayambhudeva, who lived in south India around the beginning of the tenth century. Like the epic tradition on which...
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Shades of Decolonial Voices in Linguistics (Global Forum on Southern Epistemologies, 2)

Prof. Sinfree Makoni - Multilingual Matters
Format: Paperback

This book argues that Linguistics, in common with other disciplines such as Anthropology and Sociology, has been shaped by colonization. It outlines how linguistic practices may be decolonized, and the challenges which such decolonization poses to linguists working in diverse areas of Linguistics....
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Colloquial Russian (Colloquial Series)

Svetlana le Fleming - Routledge
Format: Paperback

Colloquial Russian provides a step-by-step course in Russian as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Russian in a broad...
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