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Pocket Fowler’s Modern English Usage
This invaluable reference work offers the best advice on English usage, drawing on the unrivalled resources of Oxford’s English Dictionaries program and language monitoring. This second edition of the “Pocket Fowler” harks back to the original 1926 edition of A Dictionary of Modern EnglishUsage by Henry Fowler, widely regarded as the finest such guide in print. Updated wi This invaluable reference work offers the best...

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Poetics
‘The plot is the source and the soul of tragedy’ In his near-contemporary account of Greek tragedy, Aristotle examines the dramatic elements of plot, character, language and spectacle that combine to produce pity and fear in the audience, and asks why we derive pleasure from this apparently painful process. Taking examples from the plays of Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripide ‘The plot is the source and the soul of tragedy’ In his...

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The Languages of Tolkien’s Middle-Earth
The same delight that led Tolkien to invent fourteen different languages and assorted alphabets for his Middle-earth dwellers now leads many of his fans to puzzle out translations for the Rohirrim’s battle cries and to write their love letters in Elvish. Here is the perfect handbook for all such enthusiasts as well as for serious students of language. It includes a full acc The same delight that led Tolkien to invent fourteen different...

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Langenscheidt Pocket Dictionary German
Value priced, durable, and easily portable, this dictionary is ideal for students and travelers. • 55,000 references • All main headwords in blue for quick reference • Comprehensive vocabulary with many idiomatic expressions • Useful appendices with grammar information • The ideal compact reference work for everyday use Read...

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Wszystko zalezy od przyimka
Rozmowy o jezyku polskim z trzema znamienitymi jezykoznawcami, prof. prof. Jerzym Bralczykiem, Janem Miodkiem i Andrzejem Markowskim przeprowadzone przez wrazliwego na piekno jezyka dziennikarza radiowego i pisarza, Jerzego Sosnowskiego. Read...

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Mastering German Vocabulary: A Thematic Approach (Mastering Vocabulary)
Approximately 5,000 words are presented in 41 separate categories, including politics, military terms, business terms, communications terms, medical terms, scientific terms, household terms, and dozens more. English-speaking readers will find ready help in translating German words and phrases sometimes too specialized to be found in ordinary alphabetically arranged bilingu Approximately 5,000 words are presented in 41 separate categories,...

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The Joy of Lex
For word buffs, for puzzle lovers, for anagram addicts, for crossword enthusiasts, for Scrabble players, for readers with an eye for the eccentric, and an ear for the unusual, this is the ultimate guide to the lighter side of the English language, written by a seasoned wordsmith and self-confessed verbaholic. Read...

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The Handbook Of English Linguistics
“The Handbook of English Linguistics” is a collection of articles written by leading specialists on all core areas of English linguistics that provides a state-of-the-art account of research in the field. Brings together articles from the core areas of English linguistics, including syntax, phonetics, phonology, morphology, as well as variation, discourse, stylistics and u “The Handbook of English Linguistics” is a...

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Essential Japanese (H)
Emphasizing sentence patterns as the key to attaining a basic control of Japanese, Essential Japanese is a comprehensive introduction to the modern colloquial language. Stressing mastery of the fundamentals, this is the text for the busy person wishing to learn Japanese in a reasonable amount of time. Read...