Latin by F. Kinchin Smith

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By F. Kinchin Smith

A e-book of self-instruction in Latin with effortless extracts from Latin literature, sayings, and expressions universal in English.
What makes this publication so sturdy is that it features a complete resolution key (39 chapters, seventy nine workouts in total:
21 latin to english, 38 english to latin, and 20 passages for translation).

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French Learn to communicate in 24 hours by Gail Stein

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By Gail Stein

Master French in exactly one day

When time is of the essence, belief Countdown to French to aid readers grasp the language fast and successfully. equipped into 24 units--each of that's designed to take not more than one hour to study--this self-instruction booklet offers fabric in a "countdown" model, from Hour 24 right down to zero, permitting novices to gauge their development alongside the way.

Beginning with a easy creation of grammar and vocabulary basics, the devices circulate quick to sensible conversational abilities for either holiday and enterprise tourists. Upon of entirety of the guide--the identical of only one day--readers desirous to observe their newly honed language talents could be in a position to speak in various daily, real-world situations.

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Wheelock's Latin, 6th Edition Revised (The Wheelock's Latin) by Frederic M. Wheelock

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By Frederic M. Wheelock

WHEELOCK'S LATIN: AUDIO documents whilst Professor Frederic M. Wheelock's Latin first seemed in 1956, the experiences extolled its thoroughness, association, and conciseness; no less than one reviewer estimated that the ebook "might good develop into the traditional textual content" for introducing scholars to trouble-free Latin. Now, 5 a long time later, that prediction has definitely proved actual. The revised 6th version of Wheelock's Latin has all of the beneficial properties that experience made it the best-selling single-volume starting Latin textbook, lots of them more suitable and improved: forty chapters with grammatical motives and readings in accordance with historic Roman authors Self-tutorial workouts with a solution key for self sustaining examine A newly enlarged English-Latin/Latin-English vocabulary A wealthy choice of unique Latin readings -- not like different textbooks, which comprise essentially made-up Latin texts Etymological aids additionally incorporated are maps of the Mediterranean, Italy, and the Aegean zone, in addition to quite a few pictures illustrating points of classical tradition, mythology, and ancient and literary figures awarded within the bankruptcy readings.

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Modality and the Biblical Hebrew Infinitive Absolute by Scott N Callaham

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By Scott N Callaham

Along numerous comparable historical languages, Biblical Hebrew possesses infinitive varieties. The rarer of the 2 is the infinitive absolute, for which no analogous constitution exists in glossy translation receptor languages reminiscent of English. In learning its use, Hebrew grammarians have lengthy famous that the infinitive absolute frequently appears to be like in modal contexts. in spite of the fact that, until eventually the current learn this phenomenon has now not bought extra scholarly awareness. using modern cross-linguistic learn on modality, Callaham's examine provides a brand new and entire research of the functionality of the infi nitive absolute in Biblical Hebrew. amassed info strongly indicate that the mix of an infinitive absolute and a cognate verb is a building expressing verb concentration, inclusive of concentrate on any modality found in the cognate verb. Infinitives absolute may also functionality as complete substitutes for finite verbs. for this reason, those autonomous makes use of also are hugely modal. via wide-ranging interplay with past study and exhaustive exam of textual info, this research advances new findings at the interaction of modality and infinitive absolute employment within the Hebrew Bible.

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The Ancient Languages of Mesopotamia, Egypt and Aksum by Roger D. Woodard

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By Roger D. Woodard

This booklet, derived from the acclaimed Cambridge Encyclopedia of the World's historical Languages, describes the traditional languages of Mesopotamia, Egypt and Aksum, for the benefit of scholars and experts operating in that region. every one bankruptcy of the paintings specializes in someone language or, in a few cases, a suite of heavily similar types of a language. supplying a whole descriptive presentation, every one of those chapters examines the writing system(s), phonology, morphology, syntax and lexicon of that language, and locations the language inside its right linguistic and ancient context. the amount brings jointly a world array of students, each one a number one professional in historical language research. whereas designed essentially for students and scholars of linguistics, this paintings will end up precious to all whose reviews take them into the area of historical language.

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Language Planning and Policy: Language Planning in Local by Anthony J. Liddicoat, Richard B Baldauf

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By Anthony J. Liddicoat, Richard B Baldauf

Language difficulties in all probability exist in any respect degrees of human job, together with the neighborhood contexts of groups and associations. This quantity examines the ways that language making plans works as an area job in a wide selection of contexts worldwide and working with a variety of language making plans concerns.

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A Grammar of Kham (Cambridge Grammatical Descriptions) by David E. Watters

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By David E. Watters

This can be a accomplished grammatical documentation of Kham, a formerly undescribed language from west-central Nepal, belonging to the Tibeto-Burman language kinfolk. The language has an strange constitution, containing a couple of features which are of quick relevance to present paintings on linguistic conception, together with break up ergativity and its demonstrative approach. Its verb morphology has implications for the knowledge of the historical past of the complete Tibeto-Burman kinfolk. The ebook, according to broad fieldwork, offers copious examples in the course of the exposition. it will likely be a useful source for typologists and common linguists alike.

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New Insight into IELTS Student's Book with Answers by Vanessa Jakeman, Clare McDowell

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By Vanessa Jakeman, Clare McDowell

New perception into IELTS bargains entire education and perform for IELTS. through exploring the attempt paper via paper, and searching intimately at every one activity variety, the direction steadily builds up the talents, language and attempt options scholars have to procedure IELTS with self belief. The path includes a distinctive creation to the try and an entire solution key and is both appropriate to be used within the lecture room or for self-study. the cloth is meant to be used with scholars whose present point is round Band 6 and is appropriate for either educational and basic education applicants.

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