Asian Languages, Miscellaneous
Berlitz Language: Southeast Asia Phrase Book & Dictionary: Burmese, Thai, Vietnamese, Khmer & Lao
Berlitz Language: Southeast Asia Phrase Book & Dictionary
Burmese, Thai, Vietnamese, Khmer & Lao
by Berlitz
Paperback      ISBN: 178004450x

This brand new multi-language phrase book will ensure you travel throughout Southeast Asia with ease. The languages featured are: Burmese, Thai, Vietnamese, Khmer and Lao.

A new addition to the best-selling phrase book 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", "Getting Around" and "In an Emergency" provide words and phrases you'll need in everyday situations, and there's lots of useful information on the people and culture, as well as sightseeing, travel and safety, so you can get the most out of your trip.

Up-to-date content includes essential phrases such as "What is the WiFi password?", "I'll put the pictures on Facebook", "Where can I charge my phone?" and much more. You'll never be lost for words with a Berlitz phrase book.
Berlitz Malay Phrase Book & CD
Berlitz Malay Phrase Book & CD
Malayalam    Paperback      ISBN: 1780044011
This brand new edition of the Malay Phrase Book and CD features a fresh, crisp design with vivid color photography, eye-catching color-coding, and user-generated content, making it the phrase book created by the people for the people! Sections such as “Food and Drink
Berlitz Turkish for Your Trip
Berlitz Turkish for Your Trip
Turkish    Compact Disc      ISBN: 1780044151
This newly designed, beginner-level Turkish audio course contains all the key travel phrases you need to communicate with confidence while abroad. The audio CD features native Turkish speakers using phrases you’re likely to encounter in typical travel situations. In no time, you will be able to meet and greet people, be familiar with numbers, time and days of the week, find your way around transport, shops, and restaurants, and make new friends. Pack includes sturdy 2-colour booklet with phonetic transcription, handy tips and key word reminders. The audio CD runs for 60 minutes and the contents can be easily downloaded to your iPod or MP3 player.
Berlitz: Turkish Universal Dictionary
Berlitz: Turkish Universal Dictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 9812688862

This brand new addition to the successful series of Universal Dictionaries is ideal for everyday use, due to a long-lasting vinyl cover and portable size. This Turkish dictionary captures core words of the language, along with the latest jargon, plus additional grammatical information. Blue headwords improve ease of use and quick reference.

Burmese: A Comprehensive Grammar
Burmese
A Comprehensive Grammar
Hardcover      ISBN: 0415735688

Burmese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to modern Burmese grammar. It presents a fresh and thorough description of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Burmese.

The volume is organized to promote a thorough understanding of Burmese grammar. It offers a stimulating analysis of the complexities of the language, with clear explanations. Throughout, the emphasis is on Burmese as used by present-day native speakers.

Features include:

  • detailed treatment of the common grammatical structures and parts of speech
  • particular attention to areas of confusion and difficulty
  • all examples given in Burmese script, IPA phonetic transcription, and English
  • glossary of linguistic terminology

The Grammar is the ideal reference source for intermediate to advanced learners and users of Burmese and will remain the standard reference work for years to come.

Burmese: A Comprehensive Grammar
Burmese
A Comprehensive Grammar
Paperback      ISBN: 0415735696

Burmese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to modern Burmese grammar. It presents a fresh and thorough description of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Burmese.

The volume is organized to promote a thorough understanding of Burmese grammar. It offers a stimulating analysis of the complexities of the language, with clear explanations. Throughout, the emphasis is on Burmese as used by present-day native speakers.

Features include:

  • detailed treatment of the common grammatical structures and parts of speech
  • particular attention to areas of confusion and difficulty
  • all examples given in Burmese script, IPA phonetic transcription, and English
  • glossary of linguistic terminology

The Grammar is the ideal reference source for intermediate to advanced learners and users of Burmese and will remain the standard reference work for years to come.

Cambodian-English Glossary
Cambodian-English Glossary
Paperback      ISBN: 0300020708

Designed to accompany the series of Cambodian readers prepared by Franklin E. Huffman and Im Proum, this work is now reissued as an aid not only to students of the Cambodian language but also to Cambodians residing in English-speaking countries.

The largest such glossary compiled to date, it includes some 10,000 words, with definitions that are useful and complete at a general level, beyond the specific context of the published readings. Although less comprehensive than a dictionary, it fills an important purpose as an inexpensive aid for speakers of either language.
A Classical Tibetan Reader: Selections from Renowned Works with Custom Glossaries
A Classical Tibetan Reader
Selections from Renowned Works with Custom Glossaries
Paperback      ISBN: 1614290792
A Classical Tibetan Reader answers a long-standing need for well chosen readings to accompany courses in classical Tibetan language. Professor Bentor has built her Tibetan reader out of time-tested selections from texts that she has worked with while teaching classical Tibetan over the past twenty years. She has assembled here a selection of Tibetan narratives, organized to introduce students of the language to complex material gradually, and to arm them with ample reference materials in the form of glossaries customized to individual readings.

Instructors will find this reader an invaluable tool for preparing lesson plans and providing high-quality reading material to their students. Students, too, will find the selections contained in the reader engaging. Even novice readers of Tibetan will feel welcomed and encouraged, thanks to the author's astute judgment of student capacity.

Colloquial Bengali
Colloquial Bengali
Paperback      ISBN: 1138950076

Colloquial Bengali provides a step-by-step course in Bengali as it is written and spoken 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 Bengali 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 Bengali will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Bengali.

Audio material to accompany the course is available to download freely 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 Burmese: The Complete Course for Beginners
Colloquial Burmese
The Complete Course for Beginners
Paperback      ISBN: 113895814x

Colloquial Burmese provides a step-by-step course in Burmese as it is written and spoken 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 Burmese 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
  • review chapters at intervals throughout the text providing motivational checklists of language points covered
  • an overview of the sounds of Burmese
  • A full answer key and glossary at the back of the book

Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Burmese will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and for students taking courses in Burmese.

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.