Basic Irish

Author: Nancy Stenson
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415410410
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Foreign Language Study

"This workbook presents twenty-five individual grammar points in realistic contexts, providing a grammatical approach which will allow students not already familiar with these structures to become accustomed to their use. Grammar points are followed by examples and exercises allowing students to reinforce and consolidate their learning. Basic Irish provides an ideal introduction to the modern language, with insights into the related culture. For use in the classroom, or for the independent learner, this workbook enables the student to communicate accurately and effectively in a wide variety of situations." --from back cover.

Basic Irish A Grammar and Workbook

Author: Nancy Stenson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134129263
Release Date: 2007-12-24
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Basic Irish: A Grammar and Workbook provides a jargon-free introduction to the most commonly used grammatical structures within the Irish language. Focusing on the repeated use of grammatical patterns, this Workbook develops an understanding of the structures presented, making the forms familiar and automatic for learners. This user-friendly workbook includes: terminology introduced and explained with multiple examples exercises in the grammatical forms introduced in the text translation exercises an exercise key.

Basic Korean

Author: Andrew Sangpil Byon
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781135974633
Release Date: 2008-07-25
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Korean: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. This workbook presents twenty-five individual grammar points in lively and realistic contexts, covering the core material which students would expect to encounter in their first year of learning Korean. Grammar points are followed by examples and exercises which allow students to reinforce and consolidate their learning. Basic Korean is suitable for both class use as well as independent study. Key features include: abundant exercises with full answer key all Korean entries presented in Hangul with English translations glossary of grammatical terms. Clearly presented and user-friendly, Basic Korean provides readers with the essential tools to express themselves in a wide variety of situations, making it an ideal grammar reference and practice resource for both beginners and students with some knowledge of the language. Andrew Sangpil Byon is Assistant Professor at the State University of New York at Albany, where he teaches courses in Korean language and civilization.

Intermediate Irish A Grammar and Workbook

Author: Nancy Stenson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134129195
Release Date: 2008-01-31
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Intermediate Irish is a jargon-free workbook examining the most commonly used grammatical structures within the Irish language. Focusing on the repeated use of grammatical patterns, the Grammar develops an understanding of the structures presented, making the forms familiar and automatic for learners. This user-friendly workbook includes: terminology introduced and explained with multiple examples exercises in the grammatical forms introduced in the text translation exercises an exercise key.

Basic Persian

Author: Saeed Yousef
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136283888
Release Date: 2012-10-12
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Basic Persian: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. This book presents twenty grammar units, covering the core material which students would expect to encounter in their first year of learning Persian. Grammar points are followed by multiple examples and exercises which allow students to reinforce and consolidate their learning. Key features include: Clear, accessible format Many useful language examples Jargon-free explanations of grammar Abundant exercises with full answer key A glossary of Persian-English terms Subject index Rigorous yet engaging, Basic Persian is suitable for both class use and independent study, making it an ideal grammar reference and practiceresource for beginners and students with some knowledge of the language.

Basic Italian

Author: Stella Peyronel
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 0415347173
Release Date: 2005-01
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Introducing Italian culture and people through the medium of the language used today, Basic Italian: A Grammar and Workbook provides readers with the basic tools to express themselves in a wide variety of situations. Presenting twenty-three individual grammar points in lively and realistic contexts, Basic Italian is an accessible reference grammar with related exercises in one, easy to follow volume. Each unit consists of jargon-free explanations and comparisons with English, which focus upon the more common difficulties experienced by learners of Italian. Features include: * contemporary examples in both Italian and English * grammar tables for easy reference * full exercise answer key * glossary of grammatical terms. Basic Italian is the ideal reference and practice book for beginners, as well as for students with some knowledge of the language.

Basic Dutch A Grammar and Workbook

Author: Jenneke A. Oosterhoff
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781135975531
Release Date: 2009-05-07
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Basic Dutch: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. This Workbook presents twenty-five individual grammar points in realistic contexts, providing a grammatical approach which will allow students not already familiar with these structures to become accustomed to their use. Grammar points are followed by examples and exercises allowing students to reinforce and consolidate their learning. Suitable for class use or self-study, Basic Dutch introduces Dutch culture and people through the medium of the language used today, providing students with the basic tools to express themselves in a wide variety of situations. Features include: useful exercises and a full answer key grammar tables for easy reference frequent comparative references to English grammar an appendix of irregular verbs an index of grammatical terms.

Basic Spanish

Author: Carmen Arnaiz
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 041535501X
Release Date: 2005-01
Genre: Education

Contains lessons on Spanish grammar followed by related exercises, with reading texts that encourage an understanding of the culture of Spanish-speaking countries.

Basic Chinese

Author: Po-ching Yip
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415160367
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Written in a reference-and-practice format, Basic Chinese introduces beginners to the fundamental elements of the language. The book covers simple sentences and elementary grammatical categories. Basic Chinese is the first volume in a two volume set - vol. 2 is Intermediate Chinese. It includes keys to the exercises and a glossary of lexical terms, and is suitable for individual or classroom use.

Basic German

Author: Heiner Schenke
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781317658184
Release Date: 2016-04-14
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Basic German: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. The book introduces German people and culture through the medium of the language used today, covering the core material which students would expect to encounter in their first years of learning German. Each of the 29 units presents one or more related grammar topics, illustrated by examples which serve as models for the exercises that follow. These wide-ranging and varied exercises enable the student to master each grammar point thoroughly. Features include: • Clear grammatical explanations with examples in both English and German • Authentic language samples from a range of media • Checklists at the end of each unit to reinforce key points • Cross-referencing to other grammar chapters • Full exercise answer key • ‘Did you know?’ sections with extra learning tips on specific grammar points and insights into current usage of German • Glossary of grammatical terms The new edition has been thoroughly revised, including more varied exercises for practice, and grammar points have been reformulated to use a more learner-centred approach. Suitable for independent study and for class use, Basic German: A Grammar and Workbook is the ideal reference and practice book for beginners, as well as for students with some knowledge of the language.

Intermediate Chinese

Author: Po-ching Yip
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415160391
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Intermediate Chinese is intended for students who have some knowledge of the language. Each of the twenty five units deal with a particualr grammar point and provide associated exercises. Features include: * clear, accessible format * many useful language examples * jargon-free grammar explanations * ample drills and exercises * full key to exercises All Mandarin Chinese entries are presented in both pinyin romanization and Chinese characters, and are accompanied, in most cases, by English translations to facilitate self-tuition in both written and spoken Chinese. Intermediate Chinese reviews the principal elements introduced in Basic Chinese and introduces more complicated structures. The two books form a compendium of all the main features of Chinese syntax.

Intermediate Russian

Author: John Murray
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136765568
Release Date: 2013-06-26
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Intermediate Russian provides a reference grammar and related exercises in one volume. Varied texts from Russian sources give an insight into contemporary Russian society and culture. Features include: * texts and exercises reflecting contemporary Russian * concise grammar explanations * full exercise key * detailed index. Intermediate Russian, and its sister volume, Basic Russian, are ideal both for independent study and use in class. Together the books provide a compendium of the essentials of Russian grammar.

Basic Russian

Author: John Murray
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134739165
Release Date: 2012-11-12
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Designed for students with a basic knowledge of Russian, this book provides an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. Across more than forty grammar topics it introduces the student to Russian people and culture through the medium of the language used today, covering the core material which the student would expect to encounter in their first year of learning Russian. Complete with a full key to exercises and glossary, Basic Russian is a user-friendly reference grammar suitable for both independent study and class use.

Intermediate German

Author: Anna Miell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134454266
Release Date: 2006-09-27
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Intermediate German is designed for learners who have achieved basic proficiency and now wish to progress to more complex language. Each of the units combines concise grammar explanations with examples and exercises to help build confidence and fluency. Features include: clear explanations of the similarities and differences in English and German grammar authentic language examples from a range of contemporary media checklists at the end of each unit for consolidation full cross-referencing throughout extra tips on language learning and learning specific grammar points. Suitable for students learning with or without a teacher, Intermediate German, together with its sister volume, Basic German, forms a structured course of the essentials of German grammar.

Intermediate Japanese

Author: Takae Tsujioka
Publisher:
ISBN: 0415498589
Release Date: 2012-02-16
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Intermediate Japanese is designed for learners who have achieved a basic proficiency and wish to progress to more complex language. Each unit combines clear, concise grammar explanations with examples and exercises to help build confidence and fluency. The book is divided into two parts. Part One outlines fundamental components of Japanese including particles, question words, verb types and tense while Part Two builds on this foundation by introducing grammatical patterns organised by the task they achieve. Features include: clear, accessible format jargon-free explanations of grammar many useful and culturally relevant examples abundant exercises with full answer key detailed index of grammar patterns. Intermediate Japanese reviews the principal elements presented in its sister volume, Basic Japanese, and introduces more complicated structures. Suitable for both classroom use and the independent learner, the two books form a compendium of the essentials of Japanese grammar.