History In English Words

Author: W. H. Auden
Publisher: SteinerBooks
ISBN: 1584205121
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History in English Words is his classic excursion into history through the English language. This popular book provides a brief, brilliant history of the various peoples who have spoken the Indo-European tongues.

4000 Essential English Words

Author: Paul Nation
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781599664057
Size: 18.83 MB
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"This book focuses on practical high-frequency words to enhance the vocabulary of learners from high beginning to advance levels.

German English Words

Author: Robbin D. Knapp
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1411658957
Size: 24.56 MB
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Have you ever come across a word you thought was German but weren't sure? Have you ever wondered about the meaning of a German word used in English? Are you a German American? Are you studying German? Then this book is for you.

English Words From Latin And Greek Elements

Author: Donald M. Ayers
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816508990
Size: 38.68 MB
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Specially prepared to supplement the second edition of Ayers's text, this classroom-tested workbook contains a variety of exercises that reinforce the lessons in the text and help promote word-building skills.

Using English Words

Author: P. Corson
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401104255
Size: 53.51 MB
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Introduction Using English Words examines the impact that the life histories of
people have on their vocabulary. Its starting point is the taken-for-granted fact that
the vocabulary of English falls into two very different sections. Randolph Quirk
mentions this striking incompatibility between the AngloSaxon and the Latinate
elements in English: "the familiar homely-sounding and typically very short words
" that we learn very early in life and use for most everyday purposes; and "the
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A Handbook Of Pronunciation Of English Words

Author: J. SETHI
Publisher: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
ISBN: 9788120306707
Size: 42.22 MB
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Addressed to an educated user of English, the book, together with a set of two audio cassettes, offers a 'Teach Your-self' course in the pronunciation of English words.

English Words

Author: Francis Katamba
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134425430
Size: 13.94 MB
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This book developed out of a course on English words that I have taught at
Lancaster over the last few years. It is intended to arouse curiosity about English
words and about language in general, especially among students who are not
intending to specialise in linguistics. Is it not strange that we spend so many of
our waking hours talking and yet we know so little about words? Putting words
under a microscope and peering at them seems to be a dead boring and
absolutely ...

Big Book Of English Words

Author: Mairi Mackinnon
Publisher: Usborne Publishing Limited
ISBN: 9781409551652
Size: 16.40 MB
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An essential vocabulary builder for young children, with around a thousand everyday words and pictures, arranged thematically.

English Words

Author: R. L. Cherry
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816509805
Size: 27.78 MB
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This is the Instructor's Manual for the second edition of Donald M. Ayers's English Words from Latin and Greek Elements, as revised and expanded by Thomas D. Worthen.

Curious English Words And Phrases

Author: Max Cryer
Publisher: Exisle Publishing
ISBN: 1927187516
Size: 53.34 MB
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'Curious English Words and Phrases' is a treasure trove for lovers of language. Informative, amusing and value for money, this book is 'the real McCoy'. From 'couch potato' to 'Bob's your uncle', you'll find the explanation here!