Download Intermediate Spanish Memory Book: A New Approach to Vocabulary Building

Intermediate Spanish Memory Book: A New Approach to Vocabulary Building
Mnemonics is an age-old device for remembering names, numbers, and many other things. As in the authors’ previous Memory Books, the Intermediate Spanish Memory Book makes use of this reliable memory help in a series of mnemonic jingles that are by turns playful, sardonic, touching, and heroic to help both students and independent learners acquire and remember Spanish vocab Mnemonics is an age-old device for remembering names, numbers,...

Download Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World Today, or Six Good Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door

Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World Today, or Six Good Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door
“Talk to the hand, ’cause the face ain’t listening,” the saying goes. When did the world stop wanting to hear? When did society become so thoughtless? It’s a topic that has been simmering for years, and Lynne Truss says it’s now reached the boiling point. Taking on the boorish behavior that for some has become a point of pride, Talk to the Hand is a rallying cry for courtes “Talk to the hand, ’cause the face...

Download 2000 Most Challenging Obscure Words

2000 Most Challenging Obscure Words
A collection of alphabetically organized English words and terms provides two thousand “definitions” that offer sample usage and etymology and that stand alone as informative, often hilarious miniature essays. Read...

Download Spanish Short Stories 1 / Cuentos hispanicos 1

Spanish Short Stories 1 / Cuentos hispanicos 1
The eight short stories in this collection by Jorge Luis Borges, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Camilo Jose Cela and other writers in Spanish have been chosen both for their literary merit and for being representative of 20th-century Spanish-American writing. The English translations that are printed in a parallel text are literal rather than literary, and there are additional no The eight short stories in this collection by Jorge Luis Borges,...