Diccionario Español-inglés

Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc
Publisher: Merriam-Webster
ISBN: 9780877791652
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 846
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"A bilingual, bidirectional guide to Spanish and American English with extensive coverage of Latin-American Spanish. More than 80,000 entries and 100,000 translations. Includes introductory sections in both Spanish and English. Abundant word-use examples."

Diccionario Español-inglés

Author: Merriam-Webster
Publisher: Merriam Webster Mass Market
ISBN: 9780877798248
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 808
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Offers eighty thousand entries highlighting Latin American Spanish, tables of regular and irregular verbs, and sections on numbers and common abbreviations

Merriam-Webster's Pocket Dictionary

Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc
Publisher: Merriam-Webster Incorporated
ISBN: 9780877795308
Category: Reference
Page: 407
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New edition! The perfect dictionary for quick, on-the-go language reference. Features 40,000 entries. Clear, concise, definitions, variant spellings, and pronunciations. Includes a brief guide to punctuation.

Webster's New World Pocket Spanish Dictionary

Author: Harraps
Publisher: Webster's New World
ISBN: 9780544818835
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 448
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This popular pocket Spanish dictionary has now been updated to include new terms as well as five new practical sections on making phone calls, expressing date and time, making introductions, expressing opinions, making suggestions, and extending invitations. This edition also gives you access to free audio downloads with pronunciations of key verbs in all conjugations. Small enough to throw in a backpack or a purse and vinyl-bound for increased durability, this pocket dictionary is perfect for school, work, or travel.

Langenscheidt's Pocket Spanish Dictionary

Spanish-English, English-Spanish
Author: N.A
Publisher: Langenscheidt Publishers
ISBN: 9780887291036
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 656
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Langenscheidt Pockets are the best value in the business. Value priced, durable, and easily portable, Pockets come in a full range of languages. Select from our best-selling line of bilingual dictionaries, plus a growing assortment of English language reference titles and foreign language grammar guides. Langenscheidt Pockets are one of the best-selling lines of bilingual dictionaries. Each edition is a powerful language tool with thousands of entries, precise grammar, and helpful listings of foreign abbreviations, proper names, and more. Value priced, easily portable Pockets come in a full range of languages. And, with their tough vinyl covers, Pockets will withstand years of hard use.

Webster's Everyday Spanish-English Dictionary

Author: Inc. Merriam-Webster
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781596951174
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 416
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Defines basic Spanish and English vocabulary, and includes over 50,000 translations, verb conjugations, abbreviations, and numbers.

Easy Spanish Phrase Book NEW EDITION

Over 700 Phrases for Everyday Use
Author: Pablo Garcia Loaeza
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486310426
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 80
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Up-to-date volume, organized for quick access to phrases related to greetings, transportation, shopping, emergencies, other common circumstances. Over 700 entries include terms for modern telecommunications, idioms, slang. Phonetic pronunciations accompany phrases.

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary, International Edition

Author: Webster
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780877792963
Category: English language
Page: 992
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An all new edition of the best-selling language reference covers the core English vocabulary of everyday life. New words added from a variety of fields. More than 70,000 updated definitions. Over 8,000 usage examples aid understanding. Special sections include: Basic English Grammar, Irregular English Verbs, Confused and Misused Words and English Word Roots.

Translation and Technology

Author: Chiew Kin Quah
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230287107
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 221
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Chiew Kin Quah draws on years of academic and professional experience to provide an account of translation technology, its applications and capabilities. Major developments from North America, Europe and Asia are described, including developments in uses and users of the technology.

Teacher Action Research

Building Knowledge Democracies
Author: Gerald J. Pine
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1452278741
Category: Education
Page: 416
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"This is a wonderful book with deep insight into the relationship between teachers' action and result of student learning. It discusses from different angles impact of action research on student learning in the classroom. Writing samples provided at the back are wonderful examples." —Kejing Liu, Shawnee State University Teacher Action Research: Building Knowledge Democracies focuses on helping schools build knowledge democracies through a process of action research in which teachers, students, and parents collaborate in conducting participatory and caring inquiry in the classroom, school, and community. Author Gerald J. Pine examines historical origins, the rationale for practice-based research, related theoretical and philosophical perspectives, and action research as a paradigm rather than a method. Key Features Discusses how to build a school research culture through collaborative teacher research Delineates the role of the professional development school as a venue for constructing a knowledge democracy Focuses on how teacher action research can empower the active and ongoing inclusion of nontraditional voices (those of students and parents) in the research process Includes chapters addressing the concrete practices of observation, reflection, dialogue, writing, and the conduct of action research, as well as examples of teacher action research studies

Multi-stakeholder Processes for Governance and Sustainability

Beyond Deadlock and Conflict
Author: Minu Hemmati
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1853838691
Page: 312
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Governments, business, international bodies and local groups are turning to multi-stakeholder processes to find practical ways forward. This book explains how MSPs can be organized to deliver their potential for successful resolution of complex issues and for sustainable development. It includes detailed examples and provides practical checklists, explaining how to get beyond adversarial politics and achieve positive results.

Collins English Dictionary

Author: John M. Sinclair
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780004725314
Category: Electronic books
Page: 1785
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The successful Millennium Edition is now updated. People and places, which have proved such an asset in the Dictionary, have the latest dates and populations. This enables you to have all the facts and figures at your fingertips, as well as the whole breadth and depth of the language described and explained.

The Amazing Language of Medicine

Understanding Medical Terms and Their Backstories
Author: Robert B. Taylor
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319503286
Category: Medical
Page: 238
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This book tells the intriguing and often colorful stories of the medical words we use. The origins of clinical and scientific terms can be found in Greek and Latin myths, in places such as jungles of Uganda and the islands of the Aegean Sea, in the names of medicine’s giants such as Hippocrates and Osler, and in some truly unlikely sources. In this book you will learn the answers to questions such as: • What disease was named for an American space flight? • Do you know the echoic word for elephantine rumbling of the bowels? • What drug name was determined by drawing chemists’ notes out of a hat? • What are surfer’s eye, clam digger’s itch, and hide porter’s disease? This book can give you new insights into the terms we use every day in the clinic, hospital, and laboratory. Knowing a word’s history assists in understanding not only what it means, but also some of the connotative subtleties of terms used in diagnosis and treatment. The Amazing Language of Medicine is intended for the enrichment of physicians, other health professionals, students, and anyone involved in clinical care and medical science.

Webster's English-Spanish Dictionary, Grades 6 - 12

Classic Reference Library
Author: N.A
Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing
ISBN: 1483822400
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 224
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A convenient reference for words in both English and Spanish! The Webster's English-Spanish Dictionary is a great resource whether in class or on the road; it is a quick and easy tool to find just the words you need. Half of the dictionary is an alphabetical list of English words and their Spanish translations, the other half is an alphabetical list of Spanish words and their English translations. They are ideal for every second language learner! No one should be without a dictionary and our Backpack Dictionaries are designed in a compact size for easy travel. They are a must have for any student! Featuring commonly used words and an abundance of additional information needed in school, every student should collect them all!

Merriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary

Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc
Publisher: Merriam Webster Mass Market
ISBN: 9780877798545
Category: Reference
Page: 443
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An easy-to-use, alphabetical guide for creating rhymes. Features 67,000 words with rhyming sounds arranged alphabetically and by number of syllables.

Words Without Pictures

Author: Charlotte Cotton,Alex Klein
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781597111423
Category: Photography
Page: 501
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Words Without Pictures was originally conceived of by curator Charlotte Cotton as a means of creating spaces for thoughtful and urgent discourse around current issues in photography. Every month for a year, beginning in November 2007, an artist, educator, critic, art historian, or curator was invited to contribute a short, un-illustrated, and opinionated essay about an aspect of photography that, in his or her view, was either emerging or in the process of being rephrased. Each piece was available on the Words Without Pictures website for one month and was accompanied by a discussion forum focused on its specific topic. Over the course of its month-long life, each essay received both invited and unsolicited responses from a wide range of interested partiesstudents, photographers active in the commercial sector, bloggers, critics, historians, artists of all kinds, educators, publishers, and photography enthusiasts alikeall coming together to consider the issues at hand. All of these essays, responses, and other provocations are gathered together in a volume designed by David Reinfurt of Dexter Sinister. Previously issued as a print-on-demand title, Aperture is pleased to present Words Without Pictures to the trade for this first time as part of the Aperture Ideas series.

The Penguin Pocket Thesaurus

Author: Rosalind Fergusson,Martin Manser
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780141018591
Category: English langauge
Page: 477
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The Penguin Pocket Thesaurus offers a vast range of synonyms for a whole host of words in A-Z order - ranging from the everyday to the comparatively obscure. Invaluable and up-to-date, this is the ideal portable reference book for anyone stuck for precisely the right word or phrase, whatever the occasion.

The Merriam-Webster Thesaurus

Author: Merriam-Webster
Publisher: Perfection Learning
ISBN: 9780756953966
Category: Reference
Page: N.A
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Entirely new edition. Words are in alphabetical arrangement for easy lookup. Over 150,000 synonyms, antonyms, and related words. Plus brief definition at every entry and example sentence of how the word is used in context. [688p. 5.75 x 8.50]

Merriam-Webster's Vocabulary Builder

Author: Mary W. Cornog
Publisher: Merriam Webster Mass Market
ISBN: 9780877798552
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 712
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The ideal book for people who want to increase their word power. Focuses on more than 1,000 vocabulary words and introduces nearly 2,000 more—all organised by root for effective study. Includes quizzes to test progress.