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Spanish Pronouns and Prepositions
Spanish Pronouns and Prepositions
Paperback      ISBN: 0844273112
Part of the "Practice Makes Perfect" series, this title treats Spanish pronouns and prepositions systematically in a worktext format. Containing user-friendly explanations with varied practice, it helps students develop their knowledge of how and why pronouns and prepositions are used.
The New Fowler's Modern English Usage (3rd Edition)
The New Fowler's Modern English Usage (3rd Edition)
Trade Paperback      ISBN: 0198691262
Offers guidance on English grammar and discusses the meanings, proper use, and pronunciation of a wide range of words
The Elements of Style
The Elements of Style
Paperback      ISBN: 020530902x
Offers advice on improving writing skills and promoting a style marked by simplicity, orderliness, and sincerity
Teach Yourself Spanish Verbs
Teach Yourself Spanish Verbs
Spanish    Paperback      ISBN: 0071420029
Master the verbs of a new language without intimidating textbooks or confusing charts Learning verbs and remembering their correct usage is a daunting task for anyone studying a new language. The experts at Teach Yourself have developed the Teach Yourself Verbs series to deal with this perplexing yet necessary part of language learning. Perfect for students at any level of experience, the Teach Yourself Verbs series will increase their knowledge and proficiency and give their language confidence the boost it needs. Each book contains: - Helpful hints on learning verb forms - Explanation of various tenses and their useage - Verb categories, their patterns, and their conjugations - Full coverage of the main tenses for frequently used verbs, arranged alphabetically for quick and easy reference - Examples of the verbs in everyday use, with colloquial expressions and keywords based on the verbs - A glossary of verbs with details of the patterns they follow
Schaum's Outline of Japanese Grammar
Schaum's Outline of Japanese Grammar
Japanese    Paperback      ISBN: 0071756086
More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.
Italian Pronouns and Prepositions
Italian Pronouns and Prepositions
Paperback      ISBN: 0071753826
Based on the successful approach of the Practice Makes Perfect series, Italian Pronouns and Prepositions offers a clear and engaging presentation of all aspects of pronoun and preposition usage, combined with extensive practice, for beginning and intermediate language learners. This new edition features a new review chapter that allows learners to pull together the grammar skills they’ve acquired. About the Book This new edition in the successful Practice Makes Perfect series, Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Pronouns and Prepositions offers a detailed examination of these two essential aspects of grammar, which language learners need to master to communicate with confidence. Learners of a foreign language often have difficulty with these areas because the usage of pronouns or prepositions rarely translates directly from English to the new language. Thus, language learners need much more practice in the areas of pronoun and preposition usage than is provided in general grammar books. This book provides clear explanations of the usage of pronouns and prepositions, followed by practical examples illustrating and clarifying each point. Extensive and varied exercises provide ample opportunity to practice. Answers to all questions are provided at the back of the book, providing immediate feedback. The new edition features a brand-new review chapter that allows learners to pull together the grammar skills they’ve acquired throughout the book. Key Selling Features - New edition features a brand-new review chapter - Details all aspects of pronoun and preposition usage - Clarifies the subtleties of pronouns and prepositions that often escape language learners - Highly varied and extensive exercises for practice - Practical and high-frequency vocabulary used throughout - Answer key provided for reference and quick feedback - Combines the best elements of instruction and practice so readers find all they need in one book.
The Elements of Grammar
The Elements of Grammar
Paperback      ISBN: 0028614496
Provides rules for grammar and usage, including punctuation, capitalization, conjugation, symbols, numbers, and foreign phrases
Proverbs; Or, the Manual of Wisdom
Proverbs; Or, the Manual of Wisdom
by Unknown
Paperback      ISBN: 8490018006
Proverbs are the collective wisdom of ages and nations, frequently expressed in familiar, and sometimes in enigmatic terms. They generally contain some standard maxim, which may be referred to as a test of truth, in consequence of its having survived the fluctuations of temporary opinion.
The Oxford Style Manual
The Oxford Style Manual
Hardcover      ISBN: 0198605641
Two classics are combined in this single reference intended for students, scholars, publishers, and anyone concerned with the rules for handling abbreviations, capitalization, punctuation, scientific and mathematical symbols, quotations, illustrations, tables, notes, indexes, and foreign languages. One is The Oxford Guide to Style, which is the revised and enlarged edition of Horace Hart's Rules for Compositors and Readers at the University Press, Oxford ; known as Hart's Rules , it has seen 39 editions since its first publication in 1893. The other classic is the Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors an expanded and updated edition of the 1981 original (which was itself successor to 11 editions of the Authors' and Printers' Dictionary first published in 1905). Editor R.M. Ritter has brought information up to date; US usage and spelling are clearly indicated when they differ from the British. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
Paperback      ISBN: 1433805626
Presents a style manual that covers manuscript structure and content, writing style, grammar, quotations, tables, footnotes, results display, and source citation for psychological and social sciences literature.