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I was worried that this one might be dull but have been pleasantly surprised. Only Professor Drout could make Grammar this interesting.
Since others judge you by the way you speak, the intricacies of grammar, in fact, should not be relegated to the realm of fussy "guardians of the language," but are rather essential clues all can employ to communicate more exactly. In such a light, this course forms an invaluable guide for everyone from all fields of interest.
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Stephen Fry explores the highways and byways of the English language in these four programmes, as heard on BBC Radio 4. 'The Trial of Qwerty' The ‘Qwerty’ keyboard faces charges of conspiracy to obstruct the English language. But who was Mr Qwerty? 'He Said, She Said' Do men and women really say what they mean? Also Stephen investigates sex, domination, gender, power, and sex changes (as only he can).
Easy American Idioms cuts through the confusion and teaches natural-sounding conversational English. This set contains a 64-page book and four 60-minute audio sections. It focuses on everyday situations: meeting people, expressing likes and dislikes, working, shopping, socializing, sports, television, going out and more.
"Functional and fun"
What does the name "Agatha Christie" mean? To many people, it means a book about a murder mystery - a "whodunnit". "I'm reading an Agatha Christie," people say. "I'm not sure who the murderer is. I think it's…." But they are usually wrong, because it is not easy to guess the murderer's name before the end of the book. But who was Agatha Christie? What was she like? Was her life quiet and unexciting, or was it full of interest and adventure?Was there a mystery in her life, too?
The Berlitz English Pronunciation Program introduces sounds, stress, rhythm, and intonation in Standard American English. It features sounds in context and uses a listen and repeat approach for maximum practice of basic pronunciation skills. Sounds are stressed in familiar words and sentences to facilitate learning.
"It's not incorrect, it's AMERICAN pronounciation"
Useful tips to help achieve a more professional level of speech. Our speech and voice can say as much about us as the clothes we wear, the car we drive, or even the newspapers and magazines we read.
"Fun & Practical"
Add some kick to your characters with some quick and simple dialect training. Paul Meier has been training actors for over 25 years and now offers his experience to the casual pretender in these entertaining presentations. You will find accent tips, colloquialisms, and charismatic character concepts that will add to your storytelling, roleplaying, or cosplay.
Add some kick to your characters with some quick and simple Scottish dialect training. Paul Meier has been training actors for over 25 years and now offers his experience to the casual pretender in this entertaining presentation. You will find accent tips, colloquialisms, and charismatic character concepts that will add to your storytelling, roleplaying, or cosplay.
"Nothing but an informercial"
Are you looking to improve your English pronunciation or the way that your English sounds to others? No matter what your level of English is - or if you are simply trying to lessen a strong regional accent - this program will help you sound more natural and communicate with greater ease and confidence.
"Where is the book"
Early in the history of English, glamour and grammar were the same word, linked to enchantment and magical spells. Now grammar brings to mind language bullies and bored-out-of-their-skulls students. Roy Peter Clark, one of America’s most influential writing teachers, wants to change that by putting the glamour back into grammar.
"Good answers for many everyday grammar dilemmas"
From minding your Ps and Qs to wondering why X should mark the spot, Alphabetical is a book for everyone who loves words and language. Whether it's how letters are arranged on keyboards or Viking runes, textspeak or zip codes, this book will change the way you think about letters forever. How on earth did we fix upon our 26 letters? What do they really mean? And how did we come to write them down in the first place? Michael Rosen takes you on an unforgettable adventure through the history of the alphabet in 26 vivid chapters, fizzing with personal anecdotes and fascinating facts.
"An excellent read (Listen) The author really bring"
Idioms are an essential part of the English language. It's easy to get lost in translation if you do not know the meanings of these everyday phrases. Inspired By English brings you a collective work about 117 of the most commonly used English idioms and phrasal verbs. This guide provides a short and memorable meaning for each common phrase along with three real world examples of how they are used. Many examples also focus on only one common phrasal meaning at a time so that you learn faster and more efficiently.
What's the secret to speaking English better? It's mastery of those tricky idioms and phrases that are so common in English. And learning these idioms and phrases will not only help you speak better, it will help you understand Americans better. In this course, you'll join an American family as they go about their day-to-day lives. Along the way, you will master over 300 of today's most common English idioms and expressions!
"Worth the price but don't expect actual training"
Your AudioLearn purchase will contain 3 CDs. You can study TOEFL Vocabulary words at the gym, review spelling and sentence usage in the car and memorize new words before you sleep at night. With its convenient format, AudioLearn fits your busy lifestyle, enabling you to study anywhere, anytime. Best of all, you'll significantly increase learning and retention with AudioLearn's proven study format.
The main aim of the courses is to teach the most popular irregular verbs, idioms and phrasal verbs that occur most frequently in everyday conversations. Learning takes place through the association of meanings in contexts. The exercises in each lesson allow the learner to master and consolidate the expressions quickly. This is effective learning, easy and accessible to everyone.
Be more effective on the job! Communicate like a native speaker of English! American English speakers use many phrases and expressions on the job. If you don’t know these expressions, you’re left out of the conversation. You’re out of it...and nothing makes you feel so much like a foreigner. Speak Business English Like an American will help you speak Business English like an American - quickly and confidently. You’ll hear the idioms & expressions used in everyday speech in American workplaces.
English tutors: Help ESL students learn about the cosmos by having them read about astronomy with you. Then, use the multiple-choice sections to test their memory of the highlighted terms. Help them improve their English while discovering the wonders the universe has to offer. Use it during your private lessons or assign chapters/multiple choice questions as homework.
1. Nepravil'nye glagoly. Vstuplenie.2. Polnaja tablica nepravil'nyh glagolov v alfavitnom porjadke. 3. Nepravil'nye glagoly Osnovnoj tekst. 4. Nepravil'nye glagoly, razbitye po rifmam. Zapominanie po chastjam.
Obuchajushhij audiokurs, proslushav kotoryj Vy smozhete svobodno ispol'zovat' anglijskij jazyk vo vremja poseshhenija jekskursij. Kratkoe soderzhanie tem audiokursa: - Plany, Informaci, Razvlechenija, Kak projti, Fotografii.
Bol'shoj audiokurs dlja izuchenija anglijskogo jazyka, s pomoshh'ju dannogo audiokursa Vy smozhete izuchit' sledujushhie temy: Obshhenie V banke, v restorane, gostinice, pri znakomstve, izuchite povsednevno upotrebljaemye frazy, tak zhe zatronuty temy: puteshestvija, pokupki, razvlechenija, svjaz', transport, jekskursii.
Anglo-russkij, russko-anglijskij audioslovar' dlja nachinajushhih. Kratkoe soderzhanie tem: - Povsednevnye vyrazhenija, Jazyk, Strana i nacional'nost', Vremja, Pogoda, Pitanie, restorany, kafe, Zdorov'e, samochuvstvie, Vozrast, vneshnost', Sem'ja. Rodstvennye otnoshenija, Rabota, professija, Pokupki, Den'gi, Razgovor po telefonu, V gostinice, Situacii v gorode, Puteshestvija, Situacii na tamozhne.
Obuchajushhij audiokurs, proslushav kotoryj Vy svobodno smozhete obshhat'sja na anglijskom jazyke na vse povsednevnye temy. Kratkoe soderzhanie tem audiokursa: - Obshhie, Priglashenija, Pros'by, Vremja, Pozhelanija, Privetstvija, Komplimenty, Izvinenija, Chuvstva, Pogoda, Sem'ja i rodstvenniki.
Obuchajushhij audiokurs, proslushav kotoryj Vy svobodno smozhete obshhat'sja na anglijskom jazyke pojdja v magazin za pokupkami. Kratkoe soderzhanie tem audiokursa: - Informacija, Obsluzhivanie, Lichnye predmety, Suveniry, Knigi, Den'gi, Produkty, Odezhda, Jelektronika, Oplata, Na vitrine.
Obuchajushhij audiokurs, proslushav kotoryj Vy svobodno smozhete obshhat'sja na anglijskom jazyke vo vremja otdyha ili poezdki po delam v druguju stranu. Kratkoe soderzhanie tem audiokursa: - Zakaz biletov, Registracija, Tamozhnja, Informacija, V samolete, Bagazh.
Obuchajushhij audiokurs, proslushav kotoryj Vy smozhete svobodno obshhat'sja na anglijskom jazyke pri pohode v kinoteatr ili na koncert. Kratkoe soderzhanie tem audiokursa: - Teatr, kino, koncert.
Obuchajushhij audiokurs, proslushav kotoryj Vy svobodno smozhete obshhat'sja na anglijskom jazyke pri znakomstve. Kratkoe soderzhanie tem audiokursa: - Kak nachat' razgovor, Soglasie, Vzaimoponimanie