Pois nao: Brazilian Portuguese Course for Spanish Speakers, by Antônio Roberto Monteiro Simões

By Antônio Roberto Monteiro Simões

Spanish audio system can research Brazilian Portuguese even more speedily than the other language, and hundreds of thousands of scholars have used Antônio Simões's text/workbook Com licença: Brazilian Portuguese for Spanish Speakers to make the transition among the 2 languages. spotting the necessity for a textual content that includes present cultural references and the most recent language pedagogy, Simões now deals Pois não: Brazilian Portuguese path for Spanish audio system, with easy Reference Grammar.

Pois não contrasts Portuguese and Spanish, which accomplishes major ambitions. It teaches the identical of 1 yr of school Portuguese in a single semester, 3 times per week, to Spanish audio system who even have a reliable figuring out of English. also, the booklet serves as a uncomplicated reference advisor to Brazilian Portuguese for a similar audience.

Pois não can be utilized by way of scholars within the school room or by means of self sufficient novices. clients of the ebook may possibly concentrate on the drills on my own, be aware of either the reasons and drills, or use the ebook as a reference for session merely. solutions to all the workouts are integrated within the ebook. A CD containing recordings via local Brazilian audio system of dialogues that seem within the e-book is included.

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Beyond Babel: A Handbook for Biblical Hebrew and Related by John L. Kaltner, Steven L. McKenzie

By John L. Kaltner, Steven L. McKenzie

This e-book presents an creation to the languages which are very important for the learn of the Hebrew Bible and old Israel. It comprises articles on Akkadian, Arabic, Aramaic, Egyptian, biblical and epigraphic Hebrew, post-biblical Hebrew, Hittite, Phoenician, the Northwest Semitic dialects (Ammonite, Edomite and Moabite) and Ugaritic. The participants are Peggy L. Day, Frederick E. Greenspahn, Jo Ann Hackett, Harry A. Hoffner, Jr., John Kaltner, Charles R. Krahmalkov, Baruch A. Levine, David Marcus, Simon B. Parker and Donald B. Redford. A normal advent by way of John Huehnergard discusses the significance of the learn of close to japanese languages for biblical scholarship, assisting us to make the amount a terrific source for people starting an in-depth research of the Hebrew Bible.

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Brazilian Student Activities Manual for Ponto de Encontro: by Clemence de Jouet-Pastre, Anna Klobucka, Patrícia Isabel

By Clemence de Jouet-Pastre, Anna Klobucka, Patrícia Isabel Sobral, Maria Luci de Biaji Moreira, Amelia P. Hutchinson

There's a Brazilian version and European Portuguese model of the Student actions Manual.

The association of the Student actions Manual follows that of the most textual content, delivering additional perform of every chapter’s vocabulary and grammatical buildings via sentence-building and finishing touch workouts, fill-ins, and artwork- and realia-cued actions. interpreting and writing actions contain techniques for bettering analyzing and writing talents. The audio recorded passages are by way of comprehension-check actions. The video dependent actions try out scholars’ comprehension of the video and invite them to react to the stories and reviews expressed through the audio system. a considerable appendix to either SAMs offers extra precise perform for Spanish-speaking newcomers of Portuguese.

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The Acquisition of Gender: A Study of English and German by Anne E. Mills

By Anne E. Mills

This research of gender used to be conceived while I first took up the location of lecturer in linguistics on the collage of Tiibingen in 1975. My specific in­ terest in gender arose out of the paintings with German kids and adults con­ ducted within the context of getting ready my doctoral dissertation for the college of York; my place on the collage of Tiibingen has given me the chance to hold out the required study in either Germany and Britain. The empirical investigations mentioned during this research have been began in my first yr in Tiibingen and persevered over a interval of seven years. during this connection, i want to specific my because of the employees and students of all of the faculties who participated within the checking out: Kindergarten Waldhauser-Ost, Kindergarten Winkelwiese, Grundschule Wanne, Grundschule Waldhauser-Ost, and Albert Schweitzer Schule (Tiibingen); Somerford Junior and babies institution and Twynham Junior and babies college (Christchurch, GB); Burdyke babies, Badger Hill Junior and babies tuition and Joseph Rowntree Junior college (York, GB). thank you also needs to visit the households of Georg, Hanna and Gisela and naturally to the kids themselves, who allowed the intrusion of recording apparatus so on a regular basis into their houses. i'm additionally thankful to the employees and scholars of the colleges of Tfibingen, York and Manchester who cooperated in different of the investigations.

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Australian Kin Classification by Harold W. Scheffler

By Harold W. Scheffler

This research goals to solve the century-old debate concerning the nature of Australian aboriginal societies and the comparison in their buildings with the constructions of alternative tribal and kinship-based societies. It starts off with a serious overview and refutation of the claims that Australians are 'ignorant of actual paternity' and consequently can't have structures of kinfolk category. Professor Scheffler then demonstrates that platforms of family type are a typical function of Australian languages and that, opposite to the speculation proposed through A. R. Radcliffe-Brown and others, edition within the principles of interkin marriage doesn't account for edition in platforms of family members category. This used to be the 1st monographic remedy of the topic on account that Radcliffe-Brown's vintage paintings, The Social association of the Australian Tribes, released in 1931, and is way extra entire and artificial in its insurance of the diversity of version in Australian structures of family type. It applies the innovations and strategies of structural semantic research to a extensive variety of ethnographic and linguistic information, and demonstrates how they unravel one in all anthropology's oldest and so much complicated theoretical puzzles.

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English-Japanese / Japanese-English Dictionary of Computer by Gene Ferber

By Gene Ferber

Winner, 1989, type of laptop technology, Professional/Scholarly Publishing Annual Awards festival awarded by way of the organization of yank Publishers, Inc. With 10,000 entries, this dictionary is the main entire of its style. it's a significant contribution to extra exact sharing of medical and technological info. The dictionary is exclusive in offering a romanized transcription for every of the 10,000 eastern phrases. It promotes transparent oral communique, even if one is utilizing basically jap phrases or phrases which were borrowed from English yet are said a little in a different way via the japanese. expert translators of eastern, English-speaking engineers and laptop and dataprocessing execs facing jap items or businesses, advertising executives, and reporters are between those that will locate this dictionary imperative for such makes use of as translating an guide, composing a telex message, ordering fabrics and elements, taking a look up a note in the course of a nose to nose dialog, or interviewing executives in a technical box. the japanese English part lists the romanized eastern phrases (Romaji) based on the Roman instead of the japanese alphabet, therefore simplifying reference by way of Western audio system of jap in addition to via local audio system of jap who're accustomed to either Roman script and alphabetical order. The dictionary additionally aids Western popularity and replica of katakana characters (Japanese characters used to symbolize the sounds of borrowed overseas phrases) via offering the precise romanized transcriptions of phrases borrowed from English and expressed in katakana shape rather than protecting such phrases of their unique varieties. The note "computer" for example, will be translated indigenously as "keisanki," however the borrowed English "konpyuta" can also be regularly occurring. The dictionary offers the romanizations of either, to facilitate verbal verbal exchange; it additionally supplies, for readers of eastern, the ideogrammic representations of either phrases.

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Jewish Inscriptions of Graeco-Roman Egypt by William Horbury, David Noy

By William Horbury, David Noy

This booklet collects all recognized Jewish inscriptions in Egypt among the 3rd century BC and the 6th century advert. The access on every one inscription offers textual content, translation, bibliography and statement. Hitherto, it's been essential to discuss with an older assortment (1952, yet basically pre-war) including a individually released revision (1964), with very constrained indexing. right here the purpose has been to incorporate inscriptions now not within the past assortment, to collect the required details on each one inscription, and to provide complete indexing. The inscriptions shape a vibrant basic resource for Jewish historical past and faith.

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