Basic Irish A Grammar and Workbook

Author: Nancy Stenson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781134129256
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 Persian

Author: Saeed Ghahremani
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9780415616515
Release Date: 2012-10-10
Genre: Foreign Language Study

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.

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 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.

Sengoidelc

Author: David Stifter
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 0815630727
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Foreign Language Study

David Stifter's Sengoidelc (SHAN-goy-thelg) provides a comprehensive introduction to Old Irish grammar and metrics. As an introductory text to the Irish language spoken around the eighteenth century C.E., this essential volume, covering all aspects of the grammar in a clear and intuitive format, is ideally suited for use as a course book or as a guide for the independent learner. This handbook also will be an essential reference work for students of Indo-European philology and historical linguistics. Stifter leads the novice through the idiosyncracies of the language, such as initial mutations and the double inflection of verbs. Filled with translation exercises based on selections from Old Irish texts, the book provides a practical introduction to the language and its rich history. Sengoidelc opens the door to the world of Old Irish literature, famous not only for the Tain Bo Cuailnge (The Cattle Raid of Cuailnge) and its lyrical nature poetry but also as a major source for the political and legal history of Ireland. Stifter's book is an ideal tool for both the self-taught individual and the classroom environment. It will be of interest to beginning students of Old and Middle Irish, to scholars of Irish history, Celtic culture, and comparative linguistics, and to readers of Irish literature.

Irish Grammar Book

Author: Nollaig Mac Congáil
Publisher: Clo Iar-Chonnachta
ISBN: 1902420497
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Foreign Language Study

A grammar book in English based on the grammatical principles presented in Niall O Dónaill's Irish-English dictionary. The rules of Irish grammar are presented here in a clear, easy-to-understand manner

Modern Irish

Author: Mícheál ósiadhail
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521425190
Release Date: 1991-08-29
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This comparative overview of modern Irish dialects surveys the phonology, morphology and syntext of the various dialects and contains a wealth of empirical data organized in an accessible way for the nonspecialist.

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.

Intermediate Korean

Author: Andrew Sangpil Byon
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781135998288
Release Date: 2009-09-11
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Intermediate Korean: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. This workbook presents twenty-four individual grammar points, covering the core material which students would expect to encounter in their second year of learning Korean. Grammar points are followed by examples and exercises which allow students to reinforce and consolidate their learning. Intermediate Korean is suitable for both class use as well as independent study. Key features include: clear, accessible format many useful language examples all Korean entries presented in Hangul with English translations jargon-free explanations of grammar abundant exercises with full answer key subject index. Clearly presented and user-friendly, Intermediate 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 students with some knowledge of the language.

Basic Japanese

Author: Shoko Hamano
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136956232
Release Date: 2014-06-11
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Basic Japanese: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. This book presents 25 individual grammar points, covering the core material which students would expect to encounter in their first year of learning Japanese. Divided into two parts, the first part outlines fundamental components of Japanese including the writing system, pronunciation, word order, particles and conjugation patterns, while the second part builds on this foundation by introducing basic grammatical patterns organised by the task they achieve. Grammar points are followed by contextualised examples and exercises which allow students to reinforce and consolidate their learning. Key features include: clear, accessible format many useful language examples transliteration of all examples jargon-free explanations of grammar abundant exercises with full answer key subject index. Basic Japanese is suitable both for class use and independent study making it an ideal grammar reference and practice resource for both beginners and students with some knowledge of the language.

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 Polish

Author: Dana Bielec
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136940590
Release Date: 2013-01-11
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Basic Polish presents concise explanations of grammar with related exercises, to build confidence in using the modern language. Assuming no previous knowledge of Polish, its step-by-step approach guarantees the reader a thorough grounding in the basics of its grammar. Each of the forty units introduces a particular grammar point and provides a variety of exercises to enable the student to practice what they have learnt. Features include: * notes on the Polish alphabet, pronunciation and stress * full answer key to all exercises * Polish-English glossary. Dana Bielec is the author of the popular Polish: An Essential Grammar, also published by Routledge.

A History of the Irish Language

Author: Aidan Doyle
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191037740
Release Date: 2015-06-04
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

In this book, Aidan Doyle traces the history of the Irish language from the time of the Norman invasion at the end of the 12th century to independence in 1922, combining political, cultural, and linguistic history. The book is divided into seven main chapters that focus on a specific period in the history of the language; they each begin with a discussion of the external history and position of the Irish language in the period, before moving on to investigate the important internal changes that took place at that time. A History of the Irish Language makes available for the first time material that has previously been inaccessible to students and scholars who cannot read Irish, and will be a valuable resource not only for undergraduate students of the language, but for all those interested in Irish history and culture.

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.