Ortografía y gramática para Dummies

“Quiero que me sirva las cervezas el camarero alto y guapo.” ¿Verdad que tú mismo podrías haber dicho una frase como ésta sin estrujarte mucho el cerebro? Pues debes saber que has utilizado el modo verbal subjuntivo y una subordinada sustantiva, y has hecho concordar los artículos en género y número con los sustantivos a los que acompañan. ¡Toma ya! O sea, que el idioma lo dominas, solo te falta aprender algunas normas básicas para q...

La raison morphologique

Ce recueil se compose de treize articles centrés sur la morphologie ou le lexique. Ses auteurs ont tous entretenu des relations de travail avec Danielle Corbin et la plupart sont des linguistes reconnus en morphologie. Au-delà de la diversité des approches, l’originalité de l’ouvrage tient au fait qu’il rassemble des contributions qui mettent en lumière des données nouvelles concernant plusieurs phénomènes peu ou pas décrits auparava...

Professional English - English for Business

Ob noch beim Studium oder bereits im Beruf, Lernende können sich mit dieser neuen Reihe die fachspezifischen Kenntnisse und Fertigkeiten aneignen und vertiefend üben, die für ihr Berufsfeld wichtig sind. Typische Berufssituationen sind jeweils auf einer Doppelseite dargestellt, die eine Unterrichtsstunde bilden. Anhand dieser Situationen werden die vier Grundfertigkeiten in integrierter Form geschult. Dem Hörverstehen wird im Sinne d...

French Grammar in Context, 4 edition

Taking authentic texts from a variety of sources, this book uses those sources as a starting point for the illustration and explanation of key areas of French grammar. It includes a range of exercises, many of them text-based. The book is aimed at intermediate and advanced students, for both individual and tutor-led study.

The Everything Essential French Book: All You Need to Learn French in No Time

All the basics of French--fast and easy! Whether you are planning a vacation, adding a valuable second language to your resume, or simply brushing up on your skills, The Everything Essential French Book is your perfect introduction to the French language. With easy-to-follow instructions and simple explanations, this portable guide covers the most important basics, including: The French alphabet, accents, and translation. Common Fren...

The Worlds Of Farscape: Essays On The Groundbreaking Television Series

Reversing a common science fiction cliche, Farscape follows the adventures of the human astronaut John Crichton after he is shot through a wormhole into another part of the universe. Here Crichton is the only human being, going from being a member of the most intelligent species on our planet to being frequently considered mentally deficient by the beings he encounters in his new environment. Crichton befriends a group of beings from...

A Complete French Grammar for Reference and Practice

This comprehensive manual thoroughly covers every aspect of French grammar, from the basic to the most advanced level, and illustrates the grammatical structures with useful, practical and interesting examples. Up-to-date language and usage both on the formal and on the informal level is paired with cultural information about France, making the study of grammar a pleasant experience. The book offers its users clear and detailed expla...

An Investigation of Various Linguistic Changes in Chinese and Naxi

The comparative analysis of historical linguistics focuses on reconstructing ancient patterns based on diachronic records and typological data from several languages or dialects in a language group. The ultimate aim of the comparative reconstruction which requires significant cross-linguistic observation and theoretical reasoning is to demonstrate the historical process of language changes. This book considers the diachronic developm...

Modern Written Arabic: A Comprehensive Grammar

Modern Written Arabic is a complete reference guide to the grammar of modern written Arabic. The Grammar presents an accessible and systematic description of the language, focusing on real patterns of use in contemporary written Arabic, from street signs to literature. Examples are drawn from authentic texts, both literary and journalistic, published since 1990. This comprehensive work is an invaluable resource for intermediate and a...