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Signing: Signed English - A Basic Guide

By: ASL/Bornstein, Harry

Price: $6.00

Publisher: CROWN PUB INC: 10/14/2013

Seller ID: 9780517561324

ISBN: 0517561328

Condition: USED


A quick-reference dictionary to sign language for everyone who wants to communicate with someone who is deaf or hearing-impaired. It can be used alone or in conjunction with the Living Language video, Say It By Signing.1,080 black-and-white illustrations. View more info

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Pocket Dictionary of Signing, The

By: ASL/Butterworth, Rod R./Flodi

Price: $3.50

Publisher: PERIGEE BOOKS: 12/10/2012

Seller ID: 9780399517433

ISBN: 039951743X

Condition: USED


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Signing: How to Speak With Your Hands

By: ASL/Costello, Elaine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BANTAM DELL: 1/15/2010

Seller ID: 0553375393

ISBN: 0553375393

Condition: USED


American Sign Language is a wonderful silent language of hands, face, and body that is rich with nuance, emotion, and grace. Bantam is proud to present the newly revised Signing: How To Speak With Your Hands, a comprehensive and easy-to-use guide that has long been the invaluable and definitive guide for families, friends, and professionals who need to communicate effectively with deaf children and adults. Now this expanded edition, with redesigned interiors and updated material, includes even more signs; large, upper-torso illustrations clearly show formation and movement of the hands, and th... View more info

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Signing Illustrated: The Complete Learning Guide

By: ASL/Flodin, Mickey

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 7/29/2015

Seller ID: 9780399521348

ISBN: 0399521348

Condition: USED


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American Sign Language Handshape Dictionary

By: ASL/Nelson-Metlay

Price: $6.00

Publisher: GALLAUDET UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 9781563680434

ISBN: 1563680432

Condition: USED


This unique dictionary can help users locate a sign whose meaning they have forgotten, or help them find the meaning of a new sign they have just seen for the first time. The American Sign Language Handshape Dictionary organizes more than 1,600 American Sign Language signs by 40 basic handshapes and includes detailed descriptions on how to form each sign to represent the varying terms that they might mean. A complete alphabetical English word index provides the option of looking up an English term to locate equivalent signs. View more info

Joy of Signing

By: ASL/Riekehof

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 1/5/2012

Seller ID: 0882435183

ISBN: 0882435183

Condition: USED


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American Sign language: A Comprehensive Dictionary

By: ASL/Sternberg, Martin

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 0060140976

ISBN: 0060140976

Condition: USED


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Lonely Planet Burmese Phrasebook

By: Burmese/Lonely Planet

Price: $3.00

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 9781741040272

ISBN: 1741040272

Condition: USED


Cross-cultural communication is easy in Myanmar - a smile will do the trick. But just a few words of Burmese will reward you with an enthusiastic reception. Test your bargaining skills at the many colorful markets or try your hand at karaoke Burmese-style. Get where you're going as you tour on a "trishaw" or chat with the locals as you party at a "pwe." Whatever you choose, you won't be stuck for words Our phrasebooks give you a comprehensive mix of practical and social words and phrases in more than 120 languages. Chat with the locals and discover their culture - a guaranteed way to enri... View more info

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Spirit of the Chinese Character: Gifts from the Heart

By: Chinese/Aria, Barbara & Eng

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 8/21/2010

Seller ID: 9780811801423

ISBN: 081180142X

Condition: USED


From the fluid strokes in the characters denoting "grace," "enlightenment," and "tranquility" to the complex meanings inherent in the words for "honor," "love," and "wisdom," the richness and depth of the Chinese language come alive in this compact, elegant volume of 40 beautifully rendered ideograms. Every character is accompanied by a simple chart showing its physical composition, stroke by stroke, as well as an informative text describing the myriad linguistic components from which its meaning is derived.As a result, the reader can grasp each character's significance and connection to ce... View more info

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Chinese Slanguage

By: Chinese/Ellis, Mike

Price: $4.00

Publisher: GIBBS SMITH PUB: 5/21/2014

Seller ID: 9781423607502

ISBN: 1423607503

Condition: USED


It's simple: follow the illustrated prompts and read the English words out loud, and soon you'll be speaking Chinese. This handy, easy-to-read language guide is easy to carry and gives the basic phrases you need while traveling, asking directions, or ordering food at a restaurant. It also includes phrases for medical or legal emergencies, as well as terminology for hotels, airports, and so on. But most of all, it's just plain fun Mike Ellis is a web designer and runs the popular website www.slanguage.com. He lives with his family in Philadelphia. View more info

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Chinese Language: Its History and Current Usage

By: Chinese/Kane, Daniel

Price: $6.50

Publisher: TUTTLE PUB:

Seller ID: 9780804838535

ISBN: 0804838534

Condition: USED


"The Chinese Language" is a brief introduction to the main characteristics of Chinese, written to be accessible to beginning students as well as anyone with a general interest in Chinese language and culture. Not a language-learning title as such, "The Chinese Language" provides a demystifying overview of Chinese from a linguistic, historical and social perspective. Providing basic information such as where Chinese is spoken, the history and earliest written records, regional variations, and a description of the writing system, "The Chinese Language" provides an excellent starting point for an... View more info

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Mandarin Phrasebook

By: Chinese/Lonely Planet

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 1/6/2011

Edition: 7

Seller ID: 9781742200880

ISBN: 1742200885

Condition: USED


There s no need to lose face, forgo the Peking duck or miss the slow boat down the Yangtze. This phrasebook will prove more valuable on the road than a bicycle in Beijing. View more info

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Reading & Writing Chinese: Traditional Character Edition, A Comprehensive Guide

By: Chinese/Mcnaughton,William/Yin

Price: $8.00

Publisher: TUTTLE PUB:

Seller ID: 0804832064

ISBN: 0804832064

Condition: USED


This is a compete and easy-to-use guide for reading and writing traditional Chinese characters. "Reading and Writing Chinese" has been the leading text for foreign students and teachers of the Chinese writing system since it was first published in 1978. This completely revised edition draws on the lessons learnt from the use of the book in classrooms so as to provide a more convenient and up-to-date introduction to the Chinese writing system. Over 1,100 new combinations of characters have been added, increasing the total vocabulary significantly to about 4,500 items. There are also new not... View more info

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Pocket Oxford Chinese Dictionary

By: Chinese/Oxford

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 2/1/2014

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9780195968330

ISBN: 0195968336

Condition: USED


An essential reference both for English-speakers learning Chinese and Chinese-speakers learning English, this brand new edition of the Pocket Chinese Dictionary offers authoritative, up-to-the-minute coverage, with over 88,000 words and phrases, and 130,000 translations, in a compact and practical format. This brand new edition has been updated to include the very latest vocabulary, including bioterrorism, e-shopping, WAP phone, domain name, and SARS. The dictionary's clear layout makes it accessible and straightforward to use, and a detailed index system of radicals helps you find the... View more info

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Chinese 24/7

By: Chinese/Wolfe, Albert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: STONE BRIDGE PR: 3/10/2014

Seller ID: 9781933330822

ISBN: 1933330821

Condition: USED


Zero to Fluent with "Chinese 24/7"So you want to be able to communicate in Chinese, but you've never learned a foreign language before? That's OK. With this book and its free audio tracks, you'll have everything you need to start from scratch and reach any level you want in spoken Mandarin Chines--the official and most widely used kind of Chinese in mainland China and Taiwan."Chinese 24/7" is for you if you are: - a tourist or short-term visitor to China- a student of Chinese in the U.S. or elsewhere- a business professional or foreign teacher- a long-term visitor or ... View more info

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Essential Dutch Grammar (Dover Language Guides Essential Grammar)

By: Dutch/Stern, Henry

Price: $2.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780486246758

ISBN: 0486246752

Condition: USED


This logical, developmental presentation of the major aspects of Dutch grammar includes all the necessary tools for speech and comprehension. Designed for adults with limited learning time who wish to acquire the basics of everyday Dutch, this grammar features numerous shortcuts and timesavers. Ideal as an introduction, supplement, or refresher. View more info

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Lonely Planet Farsi (Persian) Phrasebook (Lonely Planet Phrasebooks)

By: Farsi/Lonely Planet

Price: $2.50

Publisher: LONELY PLANET PUB:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9781741040609

ISBN: 1741040604

Condition: USED


Over 70 million people speak Farsi in Iran - why not make it 70 million and one? This evocative 3000-year-old language (called Farsi in Iran and Persian elsewhere) is yours for the talking when you grab this handy, comprehensive phrasebook.3500-word two-way dictionary Guide to pronunciation and grammarUnderstand the difference between written and spoken Farsi Practicalities - how to catch a bus, find a dentist or buy a movie ticket Lonely Planet gets you to the heart of a place. Our job is to make amazing travel experiences happen. We visit the places we write a... View more info

2001 French and English Idioms

By: French/Denoue, Francois

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 11/3/2015

Seller ID: 9780812004359

ISBN: 0812004353

Condition: USED


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French Concise Dictionary

By: French/Harper Collins

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 11/17/2014

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9780060575762

ISBN: 006057576X

Condition: USED


Practical, user-friendly, comprehensive The HarperCollins French Concise Dictionary, 3rd Edition offers up-to-date coverage of contemporary French -- from reality TV to text message, internaute to malbouffe Special entries throughout highlight aspects of French life and culture Exclusive keyword feature provides additional help with translating the most essential vocabulary Extra help with grammar: Step-by-step guide to French grammar includes hundreds of examples Extensive examples are given for grammatical constructions and idiomatic usage View more info

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French College Dictionary (Fourth Edition)

By: French/Harper Collins Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 12/1/2012

Edition: 5

Seller ID: 9780060515331

ISBN: 0060515333

Condition: USED


The "HarperCollins Robert French College Dictionary" is a standout -- you're holding the best buy on the shelf in your hands right now. Here's why: Easiest to use: The attractive color layout gives maximum ease of access and enables effective communication for educational, business, and traveling purposes. Usage levels are indicated throughout, with extensive examples to illustrate how words are used in context. A system of style labels identifies whether a word is formal, informal, literary, offensive, dated, or euphemistic. In addition, specific meanings are clearly marked to guide the user ... View more info