African Languages
Lonely Planet Ethiopian Amharic Phrasebook & Dictionary
Lonely Planet Ethiopian Amharic Phrasebook & Dictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 1786573296
Lonely Planet: The world's #1 phrasebook publisher* Lonely Planet Ethiopian Amharic Phrasebook & Dictionaryis your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Ethiopian Amharic phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. Chat with kids, haggle in the market, or find out where you can recycle; all with your trusted travel companion. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now! Get More From Your Trip with Easy-to-Find Phrases for Every Travel Situation! - Feel at ease with essential tips on culture, manners, idioms and multiple meanings - Order with confidence, explain food allergies, and try new foods with the menu decoder - Save time and hassles with vital phrases at your fingertips - Never get stuck for words with comprehensive two-way, quick-reference dictionary - Be prepared for both common and emergency travel situations with practical phrases and terminology - Meet friends with conversation starter phrases - Get your message across with easy-to-use pronunciation guides Inside Lonely Planet Ethiopian Amharic Phrasebook & Dictionary: - Colour throughout - User-friendly layout organized by travel scenario categories - Survival phrases inside front cover for at-a-glance on-the-fly cues - Convenient features - Shortcuts - easy-to-remember alternatives to the full phrases - Q&A - suggested answers to questions asked - Covers - Basics - time, dates, numbers, amounts, pronunciation, grammar rules - Practical - disabled travellers, sightseeing, business, banking, post office, internet, phones, repairs, bargaining, accommodations, directions, transport - Social - meeting people, interests, feelings, opinions, going out, romance, culture, activities, weather - Safe Travel - emergencies, police, doctor, chemist, dentist, symptoms, conditions - Food - ordering, at the market, at the bar, dishes, ingredients The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Ethiopian Amharic Phrasebook & Dictionary, a pocket-sized comprehensive language guide, provides on-the-go language assistance; great for language students and travellers looking to interact with locals and immerse themselves in local culture. Check out our Fast Talk Phrasebook mobile app for on-the-go language needs. (Available languages: German, Latin Spanish, European Spanish, French, and Italian.) [] About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet is the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, and has been connecting travellers and locals for over 25 years with phrasebooks for 120 languages, more than any other publisher! With an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community, Lonely Planet enables curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves. The world awaits! *#1 phrasebook publisher. Source: Nielsen Bookscan UK, US & AUS
Berlitz Central & South Africa Phrase Book & Dictionary
Berlitz Central & South Africa Phrase Book & Dictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 1780044518
This brand new multi-language phrase book will ensure you travel throughout Central and South Africa with ease. The languages featured are: Portuguese, Tswana, Shona, Afrikaans, French and Swahili. A new addition to the best-selling phrasebook series, it features a fresh, crisp design with vivid color photography, eye-catching color-coding, and user-generated content. Sections such as “Food and Drink
African Languages: An Introduction
African Languages
An Introduction
Paperback      ISBN: 0521666295
An accessible introduction to African languages and linguistics, covering language typology, linguistic structures and sociolinguistics.
Berlitz Phrase Book & Dictionary Central & South Africa
Berlitz Phrase Book & Dictionary Central & South Africa
Paperback      ISBN: 1780045174
Berlitz Phrasebook and Dictionary Portuguese, Tswana, Shona, Afrikaans, French and Swahili Compact, clear, and packed with key words and phrases to help conversation, this pocket-sized Portuguese, Tswana, Shona, Afrikaans, French and Swahili phrasebook and dictionary from Berlitz's trusted language experts (with free app) is a trusty travel companion, and all you need to make yourself understood - and to understand others - when you're out and about in Central and South Africa. With its emphasis on conversational usage, and up-to-date language on social media, leisure, business - and more - this is the only phrase book you'll need when exploring Central and South Africa-Includes 3000-word bilingual dictionary - Visually appealing colour-coding system means you can find what you want, when you want, and fast-The simplified Berlitz pronunciation system will ensure you're clearly understood-Stunning colour photography enhances the expert content, and makes this series the most visually attractive phrase book on the marketAbout Berlitz : Berlitz draws on years of travel and language expertise to bring you a wide range of travel and language products, including travel guides, maps, phrase books, language-learning courses, dictionaries and kids' language products.
Colloquial Afrikaans: The Complete Course for Beginners
Colloquial Afrikaans
The Complete Course for Beginners
Paperback      ISBN: 1138949833
Colloquial Afrikaans provides a step-by-step course in Afrikaans as it is written and spoken in South Africa and Namibia 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 Afrikaans in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is required. Key features include: • progressive coverage of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills • structured, jargon-free explanations of grammar • an extensive range of focused and stimulating exercises • realistic and entertaining dialogues covering a broad variety of scenarios • useful vocabulary lists throughout the text • additional resources available at the back of the book, including a full answer key, a grammar summary and bilingual glossaries Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Afrikaans will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Afrikaans. Audio material to accompany the course is available to download free in MP3 format from www.routledge.com/cw/colloquials. Recorded by native speakers, the audio material features the dialogues and texts from the book and will help develop your listening and pronunciation skills.
Colloquial Amharic
Colloquial Amharic
Paperback      ISBN: 1138949620
Colloquial Amharic: The Complete Course for Beginners has been carefully developed by an experienced teacher to provide a step-by-step course to French as it is written and spoken today. Combining a clear, practical and accessible style with a methodical and thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Amharic in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is required. Colloquial Amharic is exceptional; each unit presents a wealth of grammatical points that are reinforced with a wide range of exercises for regular practice. A full answer key, a grammar summary, bilingual glossaries and English translations of dialogues can be found at the back as well as useful vocabulary lists throughout. Key features include: A clear, user-friendly format designed to help learners progressively build up their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills Jargon-free, succinct and clearly structured explanations of grammar An extensive range of focused and dynamic supportive exercises Realistic and entertaining dialogues covering a broad variety of narrative situations Helpful cultural points explaining the customs and features of life in Ethiopia. An overview of the sounds of Amharic Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Amharic is an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Amharic. Audio material to accompany the course is available to download free in MP3 format from www.routledge.com/cw/colloquials. Recorded by native speakers, the audio material features the dialogues and texts from the book and will help develop your listening and pronunciation skills. Additional information on writing the Amharic script can also be found here.
Colloquial Somali: A Complete Language Course
Colloquial Somali
A Complete Language Course
Paperback      ISBN: 1138949809
Colloquial Somali: The Complete Course for Beginners has been carefully developed by an experienced teacher to provide a step-by-step course to Somali as it is written and spoken today. Combining a clear, practical and accessible style with a methodical and thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Somali in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is required. Colloquial Somali is exceptional; each unit presents a wealth of grammatical points that are reinforced with a wide range of exercises for regular practice. A full answer key, a grammar summary, bilingual glossaries and English translations of dialogues can be found at the back as well as useful vocabulary lists throughout. Key features include: - A clear, user-friendly format designed to help learners progressively build up their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills - Jargon-free, succinct and clearly structured explanations of grammar - An extensive range of focused and dynamic supportive exercises - Realistic and entertaining dialogues covering a broad variety of narrative situations - Helpful cultural points about life in Somalia - An overview of the sounds of Somali Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Somali is an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Somali. Audio material to accompany the course is available to download free in MP3 format from www.routledge.com/cw/colloquials. Recorded by native speakers, the audio material features the dialogues and texts from the book and will help develop your listening and pronunciation skills.
Colloquial Zulu
Colloquial Zulu
Paperback      ISBN: 0415837170
Colloquial Zulu: The Complete Course for Beginners has been carefully developed by an experienced teacher to provide a step-by-step course to Zulu as it is written and spoken today. Combining a clear, practical and accessible style with a methodical and thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Zulu in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is required. Colloquial Zulu is exceptional; each unit presents a wealth of grammatical points that are reinforced with a wide range of exercises for regular practice. A full answer key, a grammar summary, bilingual glossaries and English translations of dialogues can be found at the back as well as useful vocabulary lists throughout. Key features include: A clear, user-friendly format designed to help learners progressively build up their speaking, listening, reading and writing skills Jargon-free, succinct and clearly structured explanations of grammar An extensive range of focused and dynamic supportive exercises Realistic and entertaining dialogues covering a broad variety of narrative situations An overview of the sounds of Zulu Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Zulu is an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Zulu. Audio material to accompany the course is available to download free in MP3 format from www.routledge.com/cw/colloquials. Recorded by native speakers, the audio material features the dialogues and texts from the book and will help develop your listening and pronunciation skills.

Lonely Planet Africa Phrasebook & Dictionary
Lonely Planet Africa Phrasebook & Dictionary
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1741042275
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher In addition to its many other attractions, Africa offers incredible linguistic diversity. Most African languages belong to one of the following four language families: Afro- Asiatic, Nilo-Saharan, Niger-Congo (with the Bantu languages as the major branch) and Khoisan. - Coverage of the 13 key African languages - Useful words and phrases to get you by in any part of the continent - Handy pronunciation guide throughout - Easy coloured-tab navigation Coverage includes: Afrikaans, Amharic, Arabic, French, Hausa, Malagasy, Portuguese, Shona, Swahili, Wolof and Xhosa. Lonely Planet gets you to the heart of a place. Our job is to make amazing travel experiences happen. We visit the places we write about each and every edition. We never take freebies for positive coverage, so you can always rely on us to tell it like it is. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Wilna Liebenberg, Daniel Aboye Aberra, Harrison Adeniyi, Martin Benjamin, Derek Gowlett, Michael Janes, Russell Kaschula, Shalome Knoll, Robert Landon, Fiona McLaughlin, Vololona Rasolofoson, Chenjerai Shire, and Izabela Will. About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in. TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)
Pimsleur Twi: Hear it, Learn it, Speak it
Pimsleur Twi
Hear it, Learn it, Speak it
Twi    Compact Disc      ISBN: 0743598903
The 10-lesson (5-CD) Compact course introduces the customer to the language and culture of Ghana. Customers will love the experience of acquiring the essential grammar and vocabulary of Swahili during the spoken practice sessions. It is this ease of language acquisition that makes the Pimsleur Language Programs so popular and successful for adult language learners