Download Papua New Guinea Study Dictionary Tok Pisin

Papua New Guinea Study Dictionary Tok Pisin
Tok Pisin is the official name for the largest lingua franca of Papua New Guinea, a country with more than 800 spoken languages. In a population of more than 5 million, over half are conversant with Tok Pisin. The language has been developed naturally over the last 150 years by the people themselves, as the means of communicating among different language groups. This bilin Tok Pisin is the official name for the largest lingua franca of Papua...

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Asterix and Son
When someone leaves a little boy in a basket outside Asterix and Obelix’s hut, it’s two Gauls and a baby! Though Asterix and Obelix have more experience whopping legionnaires than diapering infants, they do their best. Also new to childcare: the sneaky Prefect of Gaul, Crismus Cactus, who’s masquerading as a nursemaid. Why do the Romans want this baby? And, what plot is th When someone leaves a little boy in a basket outside Asterix...

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A Shadow in Summer
The city-state of Saraykeht dominates the Summer Cities. Its wealth is beyond measure; its port is open to all the merchants of the world, and its ruler, the Khai Saraykeht, commands forces to rival the Gods. Commerce and trade fill the streets with a hundred languages, and the coffers of the wealthy with jewels and gold. Any desire, however exotic or base, can be satisfie The city-state of Saraykeht dominates the Summer Cities. Its wealth...

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Your Call Is Important to Us: The Truth About Bullshit
“There is so much bullshit that one hardly knows where to begin…” Taking no prisoners, author Laura Penny dissects—no, disembowels—the culture of globalized, supersized, consumerized bullshit, from Bush’s White House, with its “wallpaper of phony populist sloganeering,” to Big Pharma, with its “gateway prescription drugs.” With vinegar and wit, she shows us how this smorg “There is so much bullshit that one hardly...

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Cambridge Latin Course Book V – Teacher’s Guide
This new edition of the Teacher’s Guide has been thoroughly revised to accompany the fourth edition of the Cambridge Latin Course Book V. It contains a Stage-by-Stage summary of the story line, linguistic objectives and cultural background, with detailed notes on the colour photographs which are a feature of the fourth edition. Practical guidance on teaching methods, conso This new edition of the Teacher’s Guide has been...

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The Language of the Self: The Function of Language in Psychoanalysis
Jacques Lacan’s commentaries on Freud had revolutionary implications not only for the analytic movement but also for contemporary philosophy and literary criticism. Lacan held that if the unconscious, as Freud described it, exists, it functions linguistically, rather than symbolically or instinctually. He refers to the unconscious as a language: “the discourse of the Other Jacques Lacan’s commentaries on Freud had...

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Merriam-Webster’s Standard American Style Manual
Merriam-Webster’s Standard American Style Manual stands alone. It is the first style manual to record the styling conventions most often followed by working writers and editors rather than the preferences of one publisher or organization. This invaluable reference, marked by straightforward prose and a clear format, provides the most common and acceptable solutions to the Merriam-Webster’s Standard American Style Manual stands...

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A Dictionary of English Place-Names
This is the most authoritative and up-to-date dictionary of English place-names available in paperback. From Abbas Combe to Zennor, it gives the meaning and origin of over 12,000 place-names, tracing their development from earliest times to the present day. This second edition adds 300 new entries, expands existing ones, and holds a glossary and extensive bibliography. Read...