Author: Thinh Hoang
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Foreign Language Study
Containing essential words and phrases for effective communication with local people, this Vietnamese phrasebook features helpful pronunciation guides, basic grammar, and useful travel tips and will assist travelers in making the most of their wanderings.
From endangered langurs on Cat Ba Island to sidecar journeys in the Central Highlands, discover the secrets of savvy expatriates, seasoned travelers, and inspired locals. With its unique insights into dining, shopping, sightseeing, and culture, this personal collection of essays is a one-of-a-kind guide for the passionate traveler.
Author: Michael Clyne
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
Release Date: 2016-11-21
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully selected book-length publications dealing with sociolinguistic theory, methods, findings and applications. It approaches the study of language in society in its broadest sense, as a truly international and interdisciplinary field in which various approaches, theoretical and empirical, supplement and complement each other. The series invites the attention of linguists, language teachers of all interests, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists, historians etc. to the development of the sociology of language.
Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher: Lonely Planet
Release Date: 2018-09
Genre: Foreign Language Study
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Southeast Asia... many faces, many places, many ways to get tongue-tied. From Hue to Vientiene, from Phuket to Phnom Penh, turn your travel challenges into unforgettable experiences. Order the right meal with our menu decoder Never get stuck for words with our 3500-word two-way dictionary We make language easy with shortcuts, key phrases & common Q&As Feel at ease, with essential tips on culture & manners Coverage includes:Burmese, Khmer, Lao, Thai and Vietnamese. Authors:Written and researched by Lonely Planet, San San Hnin Tun, Natrudy Saykao, Bruce Evans, Ben Handicott, and Jason Roberts. About Lonely Planet:Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in. 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)
Political science is a social science which deals with systems of governance, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, and political behavior. This book provides over 2,000 Exam Prep questions and answers to accompany the text Lonely Planet Hebrew Phrasebook & Dictionary Items include highly probable exam items: Devolution, totalitarianism, New federalism, Federal Reserve System, Pragmatism, Intelligence agency, Constitutional law, Categorical grant, Marbury v. Madison, and more.
Political science is a social science which deals with systems of governance, and the analysis of political activities, political thoughts, and political behavior. This book provides over 2,000 Exam Prep questions and answers to accompany the text Lonely Planet Czech Phrasebook & Dictionary Items include highly probable exam items: Belgium, Impeachment, Political Parties, Egalitarianism, Peace, Berlin Wall, Socialism, mass media, Capitalism, Propaganda, Authority, Insurgency, Oligarchy, and more.
TravelTalk presents a simplified language survival system for travelers. Includes a 60 minute audio CD in both English & target language and a fold out audio guide transcript of the 300 essential words and phrases most frequently needed while traveling, developed by Penton's foreign language specialists. Also included is Lonely Planet's comprehensive phrasebook & 2-way dictionary with thousands of additional words and phrases; this combination will help ensure that travelers will arrive and survive ...and enjoy communicating with native speakers.
As Vietnam welcomes more and more visitors, a greater number of guidebooks are trying to cover the region. With this in mind, Lonely Planet has created the definitive guidebook to the area, filled with information on getting around independently, travel conditions, business travel, and more. 65 detailed maps, some in color.
This guide's got more kick than a Vietnamese coffee, is loftier than the peaks of Fansipan, cooler than the breezes of Halong Bay, and has more street nous than a hard-bitten Ho Chi Minh City cyclo driver. Promise. -- a good night's sleep -- from Hanoi highrises to humble homestays -- natural wonders: escape to beaches, national parks and Unesco World Heritage wilderness -- super special sections on language, food and the Tet festival -- 95 maps, including full-colour country map
Offering a concise overview of Ho Chi Minh City’s history and development, the ‘Historical Dictionary of Ho Chi Minh City’ presents a comprehensive historical survey of the city in the form of an alphabetical list of keywords and names, with accompanying definitions. Both well-researched and authoritative, the volume draws upon a wide range of modern sources, and contains an introductory essay about the city, a chronology, a list of acronyms and abbreviations, photographs and appendixes of supplemental information.