Foreign Language, General
The Wordless Travel Book: Point at These Pictures to Communicate With Anyone
The Wordless Travel Book
Point at These Pictures to Communicate With Anyone
Paperback      ISBN: 0898158095
It is a unique triumph for us to present a travel book that helps you communicate without words! All you need to do is point at the icons contained in this inventive little book, and you'll be able to speak a foreign language and be understood. Encased in a sturdy clear plastic jacket for easy travel.
The World's Major Languages
The World's Major Languages
3rd Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 1138184829
The World's Major Languages features over 50 of the world's languages and language families. This revised edition includes updated bibliographies for each chapter and up-to-date census figures. The featured languages have been chosen based on the number of speakers, their role as official languages and their cultural and historical importance. Each language is looked at in depth, and the chapters provide information on both grammatical features and on salient features of the language's history and cultural role. The World’s Major Languages is an accessible and essential reference work for linguists.
Writing Systems of the World: Alphabets, Syllabaries, Pictograms
Writing Systems of the World
Alphabets, Syllabaries, Pictograms
Paperback      ISBN: 0804816549
An examination of twenty-nine different scripts--plus examples of a hundred more--acts as a reference for travelers, stamp collectors, and calligraphers

Zulu Dictionary & Phrasebook: Zulu-English / English-Zulu
Zulu Dictionary & Phrasebook
Zulu-English / English-Zulu
Paperback      ISBN: 0781813646
Zulu is spoken by approximately 16 million people worldwide. Over 10 million of these speakers are in South Africa, where the Zulu are the largest cultural subgroup in the country. This unique, two-part resource provides travelers to South Africa with the tools they need for daily interaction. The bilingual dictionary has a concise vocabulary for everyday use, and the phrasebook allows instant communication on a variety of topics. Ideal for businesspeople, travelers, students, and aid workers, this guide includes 4,000 dictionary entries; phonetics that are intuitive for English speakers; essential phrases on topics such as transportation, dining out, and business; and concise grammar and pronunciation sections.