Turkish: A Comprehensive Grammar

Turkish: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to modern Turkish grammar. Concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Turkish, it presents a detailed and systematic description of the structure of language at every level:sounds, words and sentences and will remain the standard reference work for years to come. Drawing upon a rapidly growing body of scholarly research on Turkish, this well-presented Grammar is ...

The Baby Signing Bible: Baby Sign Language Made Easy

As confirmed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, infant sign language is a boon for enhancing communication between parents and babies, helping to forge an important bond early in a child's life. The Baby Signing Bible provides step-by-step instructions for parents and other caregivers, as well as insight into why baby sign language is useful for children of all ages. Kids with special needs can also benefit greatly from this prog...

The Complete Guide to Article Writing: How to Write Successful Articles for Online and Print Markets

Master the art of article writing! The world of journalism is changing rapidly, and the modern journalist needs more than a basic knowledge of article writing to navigate it. The Complete Guide to Article Writing provides a compass for freelancers and students of journalism looking to write successfully on a wide variety of topics and for many different markets--both in print and online. From researching and interviewing to writing f...

Pocket Power Soft Skills: Perfekt sprechen

Ein Thema kurz zusammengefasst vor Kollegen zu präsentieren gehört zum beruflichen Alltag. Doch den allerwenigsten ist souveränes Sprechen in die Wiege gelegt. Mit diesem Band erfahren Sie, wie Sie frei und überzeugend referieren und Ihr Publikum begeistern können. Highlights - Freie Rede erfolgreich meistern - Authentisch Auftreten: Kompetent und souverän überzeugen - Knappe, anschauliche Darstellung; viele Beispiele und direkt umse...

Quality Reading Instruction In The Age Of Common Core Standards

Some of the literacy fields leading scholars come together here to shed light on the 10 College and Career Readiness anchor standards for reading, to define the literacy skills that students must develop to achieve the Standards, and to give practical suggestions for meeting the challenges the Standards present in real-world classrooms. Chapters cover key areas of the CCSS, such as information texts, text complexity, vocabulary devel...

The Handbook of Creative Writing (2nd edition)

This is the inspirational resource for tutors, students and other creative writing professionals, now in a new edition. 54 chapters cover the three central pillars of writing creatively: theories of creativity, the craft of writing and creative writing as a business. With contributions from over 50 experts - poets, novelists, dramatists, publishers, editors, tutors, critics and scholars - from the United Kingdom, the United States, C...

Effortless English: Learn To Speak English Like A Native

This book is great for new English learners. I bought it almost 4 or 5 months ago. I am learning English still. If you want to understand most of the book and if your level is intermediate, this book is great for you. I memorized a lot of words because I finished 3 times. The language is so easy and i really enjoy when i reading an understanding this book. Effortless English system is so effective for me. Highly reccomend for learner...

African American Slang: A Linguistic Description

'This book fills a real need for an up-to-date, substantive, scholarly book on African American slang. The glossary itself is impressive, and the detailed description that precedes it, with discussions of the forms, meanings, themes and functions of slang words, is invaluable.' John Rickford, Stanford University 'Maciej Widawski has created a marvelous book about African American slang that exceeds expectation. Readers from diverse b...

Slow Reading In A Hurried Age

Wrapped in the glow of the computer or phone screen, we cruise websites; we skim and skip. We glance for a brief moment at whatever catches our eye and then move on. Slow Reading in a Hurried Age reminds us of another mode of reading--the kind that requires our full attention and that has as its goal not the mere gathering of information but the deeper understanding that only good books can offer. Slow Reading in a Hurried Age is a p...