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The Oxford American College Dictionary
The Oxford American College Dictionary
Hardcover      ISBN: 0399144153

"The Oxford American College Dictionary" is completely new, based on the "New Oxford American Dictionary," which was published in October 2001. Drawing on Oxford's unparalleled language resources, including a 200-million-word database, this college dictionary contains:
* more than 175,000 entries and more than 1000 illustrations, including line drawings, photographs and maps
* boxed quotes from famous writers, demonstrating word usage and style
* country guides-shaded boxes highlighting the most important geographical information on more than 180 countries-with maps
* "core sense" organization of definitions, a brand-new and utterly sensible plan in which subordinate definitions flow logically from primary ones, and the most important usage of the word comes first
* thumb index tabs for easy searching

Random House Japanese-English, English-Japanese Dictionary
Random House Japanese-English, English-Japanese Dictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 0679780017

Over 50,000 entries provide equivalents for Japanese and English words, idioms, phrases, and common expressions

Tuttle Practical Cambodian Dictionary: English-Cambodian Cambodian-English
Tuttle Practical Cambodian Dictionary
English-Cambodian Cambodian-English
Paperback      ISBN: 0804819548
This is a compact and travel-friendly Cambodian-English, and English-Cambodian dictionary

The Tuttle Practical Cambodian Dictionary answers the need for a dictionary of Cambodian that is handy, current, and useful to those with little or no experience with the Cambodian language. With other Cambodian dictionaries are designed for those who can read Cambodian script, this dictionary provides entries in both script and romanized form. Entries provide clear, precise definitions and sample phrases to illustrate the natural use of the language. Foreigners learning Cambodian and Cambodians learning English will find this dictionary a reliable and effective reference tool for their studies. Useful features include:
  • both English-Cambodian and Combodian-English sections.
  • Approximately 5,500 entries.
  • All entries in both romanized and Cambodian script.
  • Helpful appendixes and sample usages.
  • Handy, compact size.
Larousse diccionario basico de la lengua Espanola/ Larousse's Basic Dicitionary of the Spanish Language
Larousse diccionario basico de la lengua Espanola/ Larousse's Basic Dicitionary of the Spanish Language
Spanish    Paperback      ISBN: 9706070095

Provides definitions for more than forty thousand Spanish words, with idioms, exceptions, and examples of variations in meaning, and a summary of Spanish grammar

Webster's New World Robert's Rules of Order Simplified and Applied: Simplified and Applied
Webster's New World Robert's Rules of Order Simplified and Applied
Simplified and Applied
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0764563998

This is the clearest, most useful guide to parliamentary procedure, now with new information on effective and reliable procedures for nominations, elections, ballots, balloting, and ballot counting.

Harpercollins Italian Dictionary: Includes Thousands of Contemporary Technical, Political, and Business Terms
Harpercollins Italian Dictionary
Includes Thousands of Contemporary Technical, Political, and Business Terms
4th Edition    Italian    Paperback      ISBN: 0060787325

A New Look at Language

The HarperCollins Italian Concise Dictionary, 4th Edition offers up-to-date coverage of contemporary Italian -- from avian flu to PDA, antiglobalizzazione to scafista

Special entries throughout highlight aspects of Italian life and culture

The exclusive KEYWORD feature provides extra help with translating the most essential vocabulary

The indispensable Italian in Action supplement teaches how to speak and write in fluent, natural Italian

Signing Made Easy: A Complete Program for Learning Sign Language. Includes Sentence Drills and Exercises for Increased Comprehension and
Signing Made Easy
A Complete Program for Learning Sign Language. Includes Sentence Drills and Exercises for Increased Comprehension and
Paperback      ISBN: 0399514902

A comprehensive guide to learning and using Sign Language in everyday life

The authors of the acclaimed Perigee Visual Dictionary of Signing and The Pocket Dictionary of Signing have created a text and workbook in one. This volume will teach you how to use signing in English sentence format. Signing Made Easy offers the most thorough, step-by-step approach to learning sign language, complete with drills and practice exercises to increase signing ability and understanding.

Presented in a large-format, easy-to-follow design, this book includes:
- More than 3,500 different signs, with clear illustrations and descriptions
- Instructions on how to sign in complete sentences
- Exercises for learning how to give and receive signs
- Drills to reinforce vocabulary retention
- Chapters organized by subject -- from "Work and Careers" to "Family and Social Life" to "Food" --that build progressively on previous lessons
- The complete manual alphabet
- Spelling exercises throughout
- Instructions for forming numbers and inflections
- A complete index for easy reference
The Vocabulary Book: Learning & Instruction
The Vocabulary Book
Learning & Instruction
Paperback      ISBN: 0807746274

This text presents a comprehensive plan for vocabulary instruction from kindergarten through high school - one broad enough to instruct students with small vocabularies, exceptional vocabularies, and every child in between. Written by one of the top experts in the field, this practical book presents a research-based program with plenty of classroom examples and strategies that teachers can use. The comprehensive plan includes four parts: rich and varied language experiences, teaching individual words, teaching word learning strategies, and fostering word consciousness.

Ntc's Dictionary of Literary Terms
Ntc's Dictionary of Literary Terms
Paperback      ISBN: 0844254649

* 600 Terms, Concepts, and Critical Theories. Are all defined, explained, and illustrated in clear, easy-to-understand language. * Comprehensive. Providing students with all the literary and critical terms commonly encountered in the study of literature, from the basic to the complex and avante garde. * Numerous Examples. Allow students to clarify the terms and ideas in each entry. * Cross-References. Further help study by linking related terms and concepts and technical terms with their more common counterparts.

The New International Webster's Spanish & English Dictionary
The New International Webster's Spanish & English Dictionary
Hardcover      ISBN: 1888777435

Travel more comfortably... speak and write with greater precision... improve your communication skills... with these excellent and affordable language dictionaries. The New International Webster's Foreign Language Dictionaries are designed for convenient use. Includes thousands of modern words, slang terms and idioms with a feature guide to usage, grammar, pronunciation and more.