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Phrase Books

  • ABLDC
    • £5.89
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    "The Rough Guide Spanish Phrasebook" is the definitive phrasebook to help you make the most of your time in Spain. Whether you want to book a hotel room, ask what time the train leaves or buy a drink from the bar, this new phrasebook has a dictionary of over 5,000 words and will help you communicate with the locals in no time. The free audio downloads, recorded by native Spanish speakers, can be downloaded to your computer or MP3, allowing you to listen to the correct pronunciation of essential dialogues, ideal for practicing before you go or while you're there. There is even a regional pronunciation guide and Rough Guide travel tips, so wherever you are you can get around and speak the lingo. "The Rough Guide Spanish Phrasebook" has an extensive two-way dictionary packed with vocabulary and a helpful menu and drinks list reader, perfect for choosing the right dish in any restaurant. With this phrasebook in your pocket you will never run out of things to say! Make the most of your trip to Spain with "The Rough Guide Spanish Phrasebook".
  • ACNVV
    • £6.89
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    Learn to speak Dutch fast with this practical and proven course for beginners. Learn to speak Dutch in three short months with Hugo's world-renowned language course, "Hugo in 3 Months: Dutch". It helps you pick up essential grammar and build vocabulary through word lists, key Dutch phrases and model sentences. It also helps you develop conversation skills through exercises based on real-life scenarios so whether you are conversing with a tulip seller or asking directions to the Van Gogh museum, you will feel confident in understanding and speaking the language. "Hugo in 3 Months: Dutch" is fun, accurate and great value for money - learning Dutch has never been so easy!
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    Collins Dictionaries
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    Sound and speak like a native. ideal for practising pronunciation, listening and becoming more confident, not just in speaking but in understanding others when abroad. Free ebook version with every copy. In all of the most common travel situations, you need the reassurance that you can communicate with ease. A reliable, portable and easy-to-use phrasebook is a travel essential, and with Collins Gem Italian Phrasebook and Dictionary, the right word will always be at your fingertips. This indispensable language guide covers the topics and phrases that crop up every day on holiday, from finding a hotel and setting up your wifi, to going shopping. Includes: * Travel information and tips * 3000 word dictionary * Comprehensive menu decoder * Grammar section * Free ebook version You will never be lost for words in your travels around Italy again. Download your free ebook at collins.co.uk/ebooks
  • ACNVS
    • £27.89
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    Learn to speak German fast with this practical and entertaining course for beginners. Sprechen die Deutsch? Learn to speak German in three short months with "Hugo's" world-renowned book and CD pack, "Hugo in 3 Months CD Language Course: German", and you will soon be answering with a resounding "Ja!". The three 70-minute CDs guide you through the carefully structured, week-by-week, course helping you learn to understand and speak German faster than you thought possible. Pick up essential grammar and build vocabulary through word lists, key German phrases and model sentences. Develop conversation skills through exercises based on real-life scenarios so whether you are ordering the finest ale at the Munich Bierfest or exploring this fascinating country, you will feel confident in understanding and speaking the language. "Hugo in 3 Months CD Language Course": German is fun, accurate and great value for money - learning German has never been so easy!
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    Collins Dictionaries
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    Sound and speak like a native. Ideal for practising pronunciation, listening and becoming more confident, not just in speaking but in understanding others when abroad. Free ebook version with every copy. In all of the most common travel situations, you need the reassurance that you can communicate with ease. A reliable, portable and easy-to-use phrasebook is a travel essential, and with Collins Gem Spanish Phrasebook and Dictionary, the right word will always be at your fingertips. This indispensable language guide covers the topics and phrases that crop up every day on holiday, from finding a hotel and setting up your wifi, to going shopping. Includes: * Travel information and tips * 3000 word dictionary * Comprehensive menu decoder * Grammar section * Free ebook version You will never be lost for words in your travels around Spain again. Download your free ebook at collins.co.uk/ebooks
  • ACNVU
    • £6.89
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    Learn to speak German fast with this practical and proven course for beginners Sprechen die Deutsch? Learn to speak German in three short months with Hugo's world-renowned language course, "Hugo in 3 Months: German", and you will soon be answering with a resounding 'Ja'! It helps you pick up essential grammar and build vocabulary through word lists, key German phrases and model sentences. It also helps you develop conversation skills through exercises based on real-life scenarios so whether you are ordering the finest ale at the Munich Bierfest or exploring this fascinating country, you will feel confident in understanding and speaking the language. "Hugo in 3 Months: German" is fun, accurate and great value for money - learning German has never been so easy!
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    Collins Dictionaries
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    Sound and speak like a native. Ideal for practising pronunciation, listening and becoming more confident, not just in speaking but in understanding others when abroad. Free ebook version with every copy. In all of the most common travel situations, you need the reassurance that you can communicate with ease. A reliable, portable and easy-to-use phrasebook is a travel essential, and with Collins Gem French Phrasebook and Dictionary, the right word will always be at your fingertips. This indispensable language guide covers the topics and phrases that crop up every day on holiday, from finding a hotel and setting up your wifi, to going shopping. Includes: * Travel information and tips * 3000 word dictionary * Comprehensive menu decoder * Grammar section * Free ebook version You will never be lost for words in your travels around France again. Download your free ebook at collins.co.uk/ebooks
  • AJDAU
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    Get ready for the World Cup! The brand new Berlitz Brazilian Portuguese phrase book contains all the phrases you really need when you are in Brazil, whether it is asking for directions, joining in on the football talk or ordering food and drinks. All the phrases are organised in easy-to-use sections such as Survival, People, Leisure Time and Emergencies, with useful cultural and travel tips written by local authors, a two-way dictionary of over 3,000 words, plus an essential grammar and pronunciation guide. Other features include a fresh, crisp design and user-friendly layout with eye-catching colour-coding and full-colour photography. You'll never be lost for words with Berlitz.
  • AEADZ
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    Organized by everyday themes for easy access, "Dip Into Spanish" is the ideal companion for language learners or travellers who want to build their vocabulary in Spanish. The book features the most important 1,000 words used in everyday language. Each word has simplified pronunciation and sample sentences to give the learner the correct context. The book is full of extra tips on language usage and a bilingual glossary at the back enables quick reference - it's the perfect pocket-sized complement to any self-study or tutorial language course.
  • ABLFH
    Maria Fernanda S. Allen
    • £6.89
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    From the bay of Lisbon to the carnival streets of Rio de Jainero, one language unites 150 million people. With this unique guide you too can speak Portuguese as you build your vocabulary and perfect your grammar using Hugo's proven system. Whether you are ordering seafood on the Algarve or cheering on Brazil in the World Cup, you will feel confident in understanding and speaking this vibrant language.
  • ABLFG
    Ronald Overy
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    Parlez vous en Francais? You soon will with this unique guide. Build your vocabulary and perfect your grammar using Hugo's proven system. Whether you are ordering frogs legs in a rustic cafe in Montmartre or cheering on the can-can girls at the Moulin Rouge, you will feel confident in understanding and speaking this beautiful language. It's as easy as une, deux, trois!
  • BCNKM
    Eleonore Arthur
    • £35.99
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    Deutsch Plus is the ideal beginners' course for adult learners, whether studying in a class, at home, for business or leisure. The course is carefully structured to introduce you to the language in a meaningful, interesting and entertaining way. A wealth of cultural information is also included, enabling you to develop your language skills in context. Deutsch Plus 1 can help you reach the equivalent level of a first qualification, such as GCSE. The pack includes a 211-page course book and four 75-minute audio CDs: Course Book The course book introduces the language in short, manageable units and the regular revision and self-check sections allow you to monitor your progress as you go. Audio The audio CDs feature authentic dialogues and interviews, as well as useful explanations and tips. You also have the option to take part in conversations to reinforce your speaking and listening skills and build your confidence. The course book and audio CDs are also available to buy separately. "I bought this book as I am currently learning German and this is the main book they use in class. It has great exercises and I would definitely recommend getting the one with the CD's rather than just the book. You will regret it if you don't" - Amazon Reviewer; March 2013
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    Elizabeth Moorhead Halvorsen
    • £19.99
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    Do you want to have more meaningful conversations in Norwegian? Do you want to feel comfortable in a variety of situations? Based on authentic texts, such as songs, poems, and conversations between native speakers, this course will help you improve and build upon the language you already have so that you develop your skills to a level where you can enjoy communicating in Norwegian. You will be introduced to the more advanced points of Norwegian grammar, as well as more colloquial language, and develop your vocabulary so you can express your opinion on a number of topics, as well as react to other people's opinions. You will enjoy learning about the culture, history and geography of Norway and its influence on the language. What will I achieve by the end of the course? By the end of Enjoy Norwegian you will have increased your capacity to understand the spoken and written language, and furthered your ability to communicate with Norwegian speakers, orally and in writing. This course aims to take you to a solid upper intermediate B2 level of the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference). Is this course for me? If you already know some Norwegian and want to take it further, this is the course for you. It's perfect for the self-study learner, with a one-to-one tutor, or for the post-beginner classroom. What do I get? A coursebook with over two hours of audio on CD that features: - Ten units that cover more complex situations than your basic tourist scenarios - Carefully levelled and sequenced material - a solid path to build up your knowledge - Authentic texts, such as poems, songs, excerpts and conversations to present the language - Learn through the Discovery Method which helps you notice and retain the language you learn -Learn to learn - tips and advice on becoming a better language learner -Easy to use workbook format What else can I use to learn Norwegian? If you require an absolute Beginner course, you can try our Get Started in Norwegian: 9781473612709 If you want a comprehensive Beginner to Intermediate course, you should try our Complete Norwegian: 9781444195040 Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.
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    Kit Pancoast Nagamura
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    The Ultimate Japanese Phrasebook is an ambitious new phrasebook for students who want to improve their speaking and listening skills. The book features 1,800 expressions for daily use, in English and Japanese, with the Japanese presented in both native script and roman letters. Topics include basic greetings, self-introductions, talking about the weather, getting around, ordering at a restaurant, visiting a Japanese friend's home, special events (birthdays, funerals, weddings, baby's birth), and much, much more. What sets this book apart from others is
  • ABLEU
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    Learn to speak French fast with this practical and entertaining course for beginners. Learn to speak French in three short months with Hugo's world-renowned book and CD pack. Practise regularly using the three 70-minute CDs and book and you'll learn to understand and speak French faster than you thought possible. Pick up essential grammar and build vocabulary through word lists, key French phrases and model sentences. Develop conversation skills through exercises based on real-life scenarios. Learning French has never been so easy!
  • AGIDK
    • £9.59
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    Written by experienced teaching professionals, this comprehensive reference work includes 601 verbs, fully conjugated in 16 tenses and moods, as well as more than 2,100 verbs which conjugate after the pattern of the model verbs. Regular endings are highlighted in the text, so students can recognise patterns, and mnemonic devices are provided to help users memorise verbs. A free conjugation app for Apple devices rounds off this one-stop verb reference resource, making it an indispensable tool for language learners of all levels.
  • BIUKQ
    Yuko Hashimoto
    • £9.59
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    Get By in Japanese is the ideal travel companion - a quick and easy introduction to Japanese and a phrase book covering all the essential language you'll need on your trip. With the help of the audio CD, get to grips with the basics of a conversation before you leave, then take the book away with you as a handy reference guide. Download the tracks on to your MP3 player to learn on the move. * Understand the basics of the language with clear and easy-to-follow explanations. * Try out what you have learned with mini role-plays and activities. * Communicate with confidence with thousands of essential words and phrases. * Get around easily with useful tips for the visitor. * Eat out the Japanese way with the comprehensive menu reader. Also contains a two-way mini dictionary so you'll never be stuck for the right word, and a full pronunciation guide so you'll always know how to say it! 160-page book and 60-minute audio CD. The book is also available separately (9781406642780). Also available in these languages: Chinese, French, German, Greek, Italian, Latin American Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish.
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    Laura Lee
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    Add hundreds of foreign phrases to your daily lexicon and learn about their quirky, fascinating origins! Some foreign phrases are so good they become a sort of lingua franca. They capture the true zeitgeist, where the English translation is just comme ci, comme ca. If you're a linguistics geek or language lover with a curiosity about the origins of the foreign phrases, you need this book on your shelf. Savoir Faire is a beautifully designed reference book that includes approximately 1,000 foreign phrases in languages that run the gamut from French to German to Japanese and more. Entries for each phrase offer precise translations, the surprising origins of expressions, and commonly used terms you didn't even know were foreign. It's possible you'll find a phrase or two that you've been using incorrectly! Savoir Faire will save you from the embarrassment of misusing a foreign phrase and promises to up the ante on your everyday lexicon with hundreds of new phrases. This book also includes phonetic pronunciations for each phrase (you'll be surprised what you've been mispronouncing!) and sidebars that explore the quirks of some favorite expressions. Don't suffer one more trip to the museum asking yourself, "What the heck is trompe l'oeil?" Don't put down yet another Umberto Eco novel out of sheer confusion. And avoid tumbling into the camp of declasse--instead become one of the intelligentsia! This handy pocket guide will make you a true cognoscente of culture.
  • AGIFU
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    Written by experienced teaching professionals, this comprehensive reference work includes 601 verbs, fully conjugated in 16 tenses and moods, as well as more than 2,100 verbs which conjugate after the pattern of the model verbs. Regular endings are highlighted in the text, so students can recognise patterns, and mnemonic devices are provided to help users memorise verbs. A free conjugation app for Apple devices rounds off this one-stop verb reference resource, making it an indispensable tool for language learners of all levels.
  • AIQHX
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    You can learn to speak and understand Mandarin Chinese in just 12 weeks. From ordering in a restaurant to buying a train ticket, learn to speak Mandarin Chinese with 15-Minute Mandarin Chinese. No writing or homework - just use the cover to hide the answers and test yourself as you learn. Real-life examples cover every holiday and business situation, along with cultural and conversational tips and a pronunciation guide to help with words and phrases. Review and repeat sections at the end of each chapter of this new edition help you to consolidate your new speaking skills. Perfectly pocket-sized so you'll have it to hand in all situations with a complete survival guide for when you are out and about, this phrase book has the structure of a distance learning course, perfect for all language learning travellers. Practise 15 minutes a day, 5 days a week and you'll be able to learn Mandarin Chinese in just 12 weeks. Whether you are starting from scratch or just in need of a refresher, 15-Minute Mandarin Chinese (previous ISBN 9781405317740) is the quickest way to learn Mandarin Chinese fast.
  • AKVYE
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    Being able to speak a little of the local language enhances any trip abroad, and this beginner-level Arabic audio course contains all the key travel phrases you need to communicate with confidence. The 60-minute audio CD features native Arabic speakers using phrases you're likely to encounter in typical travel situations. In no time, you will be able to meet and greet people, be familiar with numbers, time and days of the week, find your way around transport, shops, and restaurants, and make new friends. The pack includes a sturdy booklet with a phonetic transcription of the phrases on the CD, plus handy tips and key word reminders. The contents of the CD can be easily downloaded to your iPod or MP3 player.
  • AKVYI
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    Being able to speak a little of the local language enhances any trip abroad, and this beginner-level Hebrew audio course contains all the key travel phrases you need to communicate with confidence. The 60-minute audio CD features native Hebrew speakers using phrases you're likely to encounter in typical travel situations. In no time, you will be able to meet and greet people, be familiar with numbers, time and days of the week, find your way around transport, shops, and restaurants, and make new friends. The pack includes a sturdy booklet with a phonetic transcription of the phrases on the CD, plus handy tips and key word reminders. The contents of the CD can be easily downloaded to your iPod or MP3 player.
  • ABLFO
    Isabel Cisneros
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    Face any Spanish inquisition with confidence! This unique guide to learning Spanish will help build your vocabulary and perfect your grammar using Hugo's proven system. Whether you are in the bar ordering a jug of sangria or soaking up the city vibes in Barcelona, you will feel assured in understanding and speaking this passionate language. Viva Espana!
  • ABFJZ
    Dk
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    This title is presented in quick, easy-to-use and a perfect size to fit in your pocket. It is organized by subjects such as everyday phrases, hotels, travelling around and includes an extensive menu section. It uses a simple and effective system of imitated pronunciation.