Foreign Language, General
15-Minute Arabic
15-Minute Arabic
by DK
Paperback      ISBN: 1465462937

Learn Arabic in just 15 minutes a day with this revolutionary language learning system, now with an accompanying free app that is available in the App Store and Google Play.

Practicing your language skills is quick, easy, and fun with 15-Minute Arabic. There's no homework. Instead, use the visual guide and the free app to test yourself as you learn. Perfect your pronunciation by listening to native speakers, and learn from real-life examples that cover every holiday and business situation. Each full-color course book has themed chapters and common everyday scenarios, a menu guide, and translation dictionaries.

Whether you're just starting to learn Arabic or you want to brush up, there's no easier way to learn.

15-Minute French
15-Minute French
by DK
French    Paperback      ISBN: 1465462945

Learn French in just 15 minutes a day with this revolutionary language learning system, now with an accompanying free app that is available in the App Store and Google Play.

Practicing your language skills is quick, easy, and fun with 15-Minute French. There's no homework. Instead, use the visual guide and the free app to test yourself as you learn. Perfect your pronunciation by listening to native speakers, and learn from real-life examples that cover every holiday and business situation. Each full-color course book has themed chapters and common everyday scenarios, a menu guide, and translation dictionaries.

Whether you're just starting to learn French or you want to brush up, there's no easier way to learn.

15-Minute German
15-Minute German
by DK
German    Paperback      ISBN: 1465462953

Learn German in just 15 minutes a day with this revolutionary language learning system, now with an accompanying free app that is available in the App Store and Google Play.

Practicing your language skills is quick, easy, and fun with 15-Minute German. There's no homework. Instead, use the visual guide and the free app to test yourself as you learn. Perfect your pronunciation by listening to native speakers, and learn from real-life examples that cover every holiday and business situation. Each full-color course book has themed chapters and common everyday scenarios, a menu guide, and translation dictionaries.

Whether you're just starting to learn German or you want to brush up, there's no easier way to learn.

15-Minute Italian: Learn in Just 12 Weeks
15-Minute Italian
Learn in Just 12 Weeks
by DK
Italian    Paperback      ISBN: 1465462961

Learn Italian in just 15 minutes a day with this revolutionary language learning system, now with a free app.

Practicing your language skills is quick, easy, and fun with 15-Minute Italian. There's no homework. Instead, use the visual guide and the free app to test yourself as you learn. Perfect your pronunciation by listening to native speakers, and learn from real-life examples that cover every holiday and business situation. Each full-color course book has themed chapters and common everyday scenarios, a menu guide, and translation dictionaries.

Whether you're just starting to learn Italian or you want to brush up, there's no easier way to learn.

15-Minute Spanish: Learn in Just 12 Weeks
15-Minute Spanish
Learn in Just 12 Weeks
by DK
Spanish    Paperback      ISBN: 1465462988

Learn Spanish in just 15 minutes a day with this revolutionary language learning system, now with an accompanying free app that is available in the App Store and Google Play.

Practicing your language skills is quick, easy, and fun with 15-Minute Spanish. There's no homework. Instead, use the visual guide and the free app to test yourself as you learn. Perfect your pronunciation by listening to native speakers, and learn from real-life examples that cover every holiday and business situation. Each full-color course book has themed chapters and common everyday scenarios, a menu guide, and translation dictionaries.

Whether you're just starting to learn Spanish or you want to brush up, there's no easier way to learn.

Albanian-English English-Albanian
Albanian-English English-Albanian
Paperback      ISBN: 0781804191

In its ninth printing, the Albanian Practical Dictionary is expanded and romanized to include 9,000 entries with simple pronunciation and basic grammatical information. Also includes a transliteration guide, a list of abbreviations, geographical names, and idiomatic expressions.

Aprender a aprender en la era digital: Tecnopedagogía crítica para la enseñanza del español LE/L2
Aprender a aprender en la era digital
Tecnopedagogía crítica para la enseñanza del español LE/L2
Paperback      ISBN: 1138954632

Aprender a aprender en la era digital provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art account that empowers readers to leverage learning technologies to promote second language learner autonomy. Written entirely in Spanish, the book covers a breadth of innovative topics in the teaching of Spanish via and with technology, such as emerging pedagogies, autonomous and participatory learning, learner agency and identity, teacher development, and post-communicative curriculum design.

Key features:

  • a novel and unique approach, combining the latest research on learning autonomy and instructional technologies in language learning;
  • an emphasis on the connections between theory and practice, with concrete suggestions for using technology in the classroom;
  • an extensive selection of curricular and pedagogical tools that can be easily adapted to various teaching and learning environments and needs;
  • a broad selection of bibliographical references for further reading and research;
  • a bilingual glossary of key techno-pedagogical terms;
  • a catalogue with over 250 tools for second language learning and teaching, with contextualized examples of their practical application;
  • a comprehensive eResource with a wealth of additional materials, including access to a database of technological tools and best practices in teaching Spanish with technology.

Written in a clear and accessible manner, Aprender a aprender en la era digital is ideal for instructors of Spanish at all educational levels. The book will also be of great interest to teachers of languages other than Spanish, as well as graduate students pursuing a degree in Spanish, Educational Technology or Language Education.

Aprender a aprender en la era digital: Tecnopedagogía crítica para la enseñanza del español LE/L2
Aprender a aprender en la era digital
Tecnopedagogía crítica para la enseñanza del español LE/L2
Spanish    Hardcover      ISBN: 1138954624

Aprender a aprender en la era digital provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art account that empowers readers to leverage learning technologies to promote second language learner autonomy. Written entirely in Spanish, the book covers a breadth of innovative topics in the teaching of Spanish via and with technology, such as emerging pedagogies, autonomous and participatory learning, learner agency and identity, teacher development, and post-communicative curriculum design.

Key features:

  • a novel and unique approach, combining the latest research on learning autonomy and instructional technologies in language learning;
  • an emphasis on the connections between theory and practice, with concrete suggestions for using technology in the classroom;
  • an extensive selection of curricular and pedagogical tools that can be easily adapted to various teaching and learning environments and needs;
  • a broad selection of bibliographical references for further reading and research;
  • a bilingual glossary of key techno-pedagogical terms;
  • a catalogue with over 250 tools for second language learning and teaching, with contextualized examples of their practical application;
  • a comprehensive eResource with a wealth of additional materials, including access to a database of technological tools and best practices in teaching Spanish with technology.

Written in a clear and accessible manner, Aprender a aprender en la era digital is ideal for instructors of Spanish at all educational levels. The book will also be of great interest to teachers of languages other than Spanish, as well as graduate students pursuing a degree in Spanish, Educational Technology or Language Education.

Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary
Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary
by DK
Paperback      ISBN: 1465459278
The perfect pocket reference for learning Arabic, make sure this helpful tool is packed when you next go on your travels.

With over 6,000 fully illustrated terms arranged by theme, getting to grips with the Arabic language has never been easier. Whether you're traveling for business or leisure, buying food or train tickets, discussing work, or famous sights on the tourist trail, you'll gain confidence in your new language skills with this bilingual visual dictionary by your side.

Photographs and comprehensive indexes combine to make finding the word you need a quick and easy task. The Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary also features an easy-to-use free audio app (available on the App Store and Google Play) enabling you to hear terms spoken out loud. Learn and retain all the key phrases and words you need to know and perfect your pronunciation.

DK's bilingual visual dictionaries are truly bilingual; every section is written side by side in both languages - right from the contents to the index - meaning that this dictionary is easy to use for native speakers and learners alike. Whether you're studying a new language in the classroom or practicing on your travels, choose a DK bilingual visual dictionary to be part of your essential kit.
Arabic-English Dictionary: The Hans Wehr Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic
Arabic-English Dictionary
The Hans Wehr Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic
Arabic    Paperback      ISBN: 1607963876

Its scholarship, accuracy and reliability make it one of the most significant contributions to Arabic lexicography.

Review

The reliability and completeness of the work deserve every praise, as does the practical arrangement of the entries. -- Bibliotheca Orientalis

There can be no doubt that...it is a basic tool for study of modern Arabic. -- Middle East Journal