Practice Makes Perfect Italian Vocabulary

Author: Daniela Gobetti

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071760970

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 240

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Master the words and phrases necessary for handling everyday situations Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Vocabulary helps you develop your vocabulary by providing practice in word-building and encouraging you to analyze new words for an ever-increasing vocabulary. Each chapter of this comprehensive book focuses on a theme, such as family or travel, so you can build your language skills in a systematic manner. As you lay the foundation for an increasing vocabulary, you are able to perfect your new words with plenty of exercises and gain the confidence to communicate well in Italian. Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Vocabulary offers you: More than 250 exercises Concise grammatical explanations A new chapter on contemporary vocabulary An answer key to gauge your comprehension With help from this book, you can easily speak or write in Italian about: Different occupations and jobs * Italian holidays and traditions * Taking the train * Growing your own garden * Where it hurts on your body * Your house * Your family and friends * What you studied in school * Your favorite TV show * Your family's background . . . and much more!
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Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Vocabulary Builder

Author: Daniela Gobetti

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071839716

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 288

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A revolutionary approach that helps intermediate students master 2,000+ Italian words—without resorting to boring memorization or soul-sapping drills Unlike vocabulary guides or flashcards that require mechanical methods of learning, Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Vocabulary Builder utilizes Italian word roots, prefixes, and suffixes to provide the tools you need to proactively build a rich Italian vocabulary--without an over-reliance a language dictionary. This guide features: 2,000+ essential Italian nouns, adjectives, and verbs Practice exercises that reinforce new vocabulary terms FREE practice app that features all 1,000+ terms from the book—perfect for study on-the-go
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Practice Makes Perfect Advanced Italian Grammar

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071634177

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 304

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More practice to expand your Italian skills The Practice Makes Perfect series has helped thousands learn the basics of Italian, from vocabulary to prepositions, verbs, and beyond. Now this innovative series turns its attention to advanced students of Italian who have the foundation of good language skills and want to take their knowledge to the next level. To help you evolve your language skills, this book focuses on more sophisticated grammar topics that are essential to constructing longer, more complex sentences. They especially highlight more troublesome areas, such as the correct use of object pronouns.
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Practice Makes Perfect Basic Italian

Author: Alessandra Visconti

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071741720

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 208

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More than 1 million books sold in the Practice Makes Perfect series! Learn Italian in bite-sized lessons! The key to Practice Makes Perfect: Basic Italian is how manageable the grammar and vocabulary are presented to you. You’re not overwhelmed by it all! Supported by engaging exercises, these 50 units cover all aspects of grammar and vocabulary, giving you a solid foundation in the language. Each unit is three pages in length, and you can expect to be completed with each in 10 to 15 minutes. Features Key grammatical concepts and core vocabulary are absorbed almost effortlessly through exercises Flexibility for self-study or as a complement to your first-year class
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Practice Makes Perfect Italian Pronouns And Prepositions, Second Edition

Author: Daniela Gobetti

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071753814

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 256

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Based on the successful approach of the Practice Makes Perfect series, Italian Pronouns and Prepositions offers a clear and engaging presentation of all aspects of pronoun and preposition usage, combined with extensive practice, for beginning and intermediate language learners. This new edition features a new review chapter that allows learners to pull together the grammar skills they’ve acquired. About the Book This new edition in the successful Practice Makes Perfect series, Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Pronouns and Prepositions offers a detailed examination of these two essential aspects of grammar, which language learners need to master to communicate with confidence. Learners of a foreign language often have difficulty with these areas because the usage of pronouns or prepositions rarely translates directly from English to the new language. Thus, language learners need much more practice in the areas of pronoun and preposition usage than is provided in general grammar books. This book provides clear explanations of the usage of pronouns and prepositions, followed by practical examples illustrating and clarifying each point. Extensive and varied exercises provide ample opportunity to practice. Answers to all questions are provided at the back of the book, providing immediate feedback. The new edition features a brand-new review chapter that allows learners to pull together the grammar skills they’ve acquired throughout the book. Key Selling Features New edition features a brand-new review chapter Details all aspects of pronoun and preposition usage Clarifies the subtleties of pronouns and prepositions that often escape language learners Highly varied and extensive exercises for practice Practical and high-frequency vocabulary used throughout Answer key provided for reference and quick feedback Combines the best elements of instruction and practice so readers find all they need in one book.
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Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Conversation

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071770909

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 176

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Practice the art of conversation in Italian! Want to strike up a conversation with a native Italian speaker but are nervous that you're not ready? Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Conversation helps you overcome that obstacle, and--before you know it--you'll be speaking comfortably in your new language. Inside you will find realistic conversational situations, from meeting people to talking about sports to discussing current events to just having fun. With these engaging dialogues as a starting point, each unit is packed with helpful instructions on correct grammar and word usage--in addition to lots of conversation-ready phrases that will be indispensable as your fluency increases. Of course you'll get plenty of practice, practice, practice using your new conversational skills. Each dialogue is followed by a variety of exercises that not only give you the opportunity to put new concepts into action but also encourage you to construct personalized conversations. These lessons will reassure even the most hesitant speakers that they too can achieve a confident--and spontaneous--speaking style. Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Conversation will help you Talk more like a native speaker and expand your vocabulary Master everyday Italian expressions through numerous realistic examples Reinforce your new conversational skills through extensive exercises Before you know it, you'll be confidently speaking Italian with your Italian-speaking friends--or you'll be ready to make new ones!
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Practice Makes Perfect Italian Reading and Comprehension

Author: Riccarda Saggese

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007179896X

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 320

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Immerse yourself in Italian readings and build your comprehension skills Using authentic texts from Italian-speaking culture, Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Reading and Comprehension enables you to enhance your vocabulary with new terms and expressions. Each unit features authentic Italian-language material--newspaper and magazine articles, websites, and more--giving you a real taste of how the language is used, as well as insights into the culture. Word lists and grammar sections specific to the readings support your learning along the way. Like all Practice Makes Perfect workbooks, you will get plenty of practice, practice, practice using your new skills and vocabulary. Whether you are learning on your own or taking an advanced beginning or intermediate Italian class, Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Reading and Comprehension will help you build your confidence in using your new language. Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Reading and Comprehension helps you: Polish your reading and comprehension abilities with numerous exercises Enrich your Italian vocabulary with hundreds of new words Learn about the intriguing and influential Italian-speaking culture
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Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071603689

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 304

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Build up your Italian grammar skills and communicate with ease The only way to boost your confidence in a second language is to practice, practice, practice. From the present tense of regular verbs to direct object pronouns, this comprehensive guide and workbook covers all aspects of Italian grammar that you need to master. Focusing on the practical aspects of Italian as it's really spoken, each unit of Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar features clear explanations, numerous realistic examples, and lots of engaging exercises. Practice Makes Perfect: Complete Italian Grammar makes mastering grammar easy with: Clear, down-to-earth, easy-to-follow explanations that make even the most complex principles easy to understand Example sentences that illustrate and clarify each grammatical point Dozens of exercises in formats suited to every learning style Practical and high-frequency vocabulary used throughout A detailed answer key for quick, easy progress checks With help from this book, you can effortlessly use: Possessive adjectives • Relative pronouns • Gerunds • Expressions of time • The passive and the impersonal Si * The subjunctive mood * Question words
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Practice Makes Perfect Italian Sentence Builder

Author: Paola Nanni-Tate

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071600361

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 176

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Practice Makes Perfect helps you put your Italian vocabulary and grammar skills together! You may have all the vocabulary down pat and every grammar point nailed--but without the skill of knowing how to put these elements together, communicating in your second language would be nearly impossible. Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Sentence Builders picks up from where other grammar books leave off, showing you the variety of structures and how to combine them to make solid sentences. And like every Practice Makes Perfect title, these books feature crystal-clear explanations, numerous realistic examples, and dozens of opportunities to practice, practice, practice!
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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527705449

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Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Pronouns and Prepositions, Premium Third Edition

Author: Daniela Gobetti

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781260453478

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 240

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Build your Italian language skills and communicate with confidence Based on the successful approach of the Practice Makes Perfect series, this accessible guide offers a clear and engaging presentation of all aspects of Italian pronouns and prepositions. This updated edition provides clear explanations of the usage of these two essential elements of grammar along with practical examples illustrating and clarifying each point. You’ll find a variety of exercises for plenty of practice. An answer key at the back of the book offers immediate feedback. For added practice and study on-the-go, this edition features review quizzes via the exclusive McGraw-Hill Education Language Lab app. Audio recordings of the answer key for more than 100 exercises let you check your progress and your pronunciation skills. Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Pronouns and Prepositions will help you: •Learn the subtleties of how to use pronouns and prepositions •Build your language skills using more than 120 engaging exercises •Reinforce your knowledge with everyday examples covering a wide range of topics•Study on-the-go with audio recordings and review quizzes via the McGraw-Hill Education Language Lab app •Develop better pronunciation, and more
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Die 4-Stunden-Woche

Mehr Zeit, mehr Geld, mehr Leben

Author: Timothy Ferriss

Publisher: Ullstein eBooks

ISBN: 3843704457

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 352

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Warum arbeiten wir uns eigentlich zu Tode? Haben wir nichts Besseres zu tun? Und ob! - sagt Timothy Ferriss. Der junge Unternehmer war lange Workaholic mit 80-Stunden-Woche. Doch dann erfand er MBA- Management by Absence- und ist seitdem freier, reicher, glücklicher. Mit viel Humor, provokanten Denkanstößen und erprobten Tipps erklärt Ferriss, wie sich die 4-Stunden-Woche bei vollem Lohnausgleich verwirklichen lässt. Der Wegweiser für eine Flucht aus dem Hamsterrad und ein Manifest für eine neue Gewichtung zwischen Leben und Arbeiten.
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Verletzlichkeit macht stark

Wie wir unsere Schutzmechanismen aufgeben und innerlich reich werden

Author: Brené Brown

Publisher: Kailash Verlag

ISBN: 3641106788

Category: Self-Help

Page: 336

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Selbstliebe statt Perfektionismus In einer Welt, in der die Furcht zu versagen zur zweiten Natur geworden ist, erscheint Verletzlichkeit als gefährlich. Doch das Gegenteil ist der Fall: Die renommierte Psychologin Brené Brown zeigt, dass Verletzlichkeit der Ort ist, wo Liebe, Zugehörigkeit, Freude und Kreativität entstehen. Unter ihrer behutsamen Anleitung erforschen wir unsere Ängste und entwickeln eine machtvolle neue Vision, die uns ermutigt, Großes zu wagen.
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Polnisch für Dummies

Author: Daria Gabryanczyk

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 352770972X

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Page: 384

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Mit diesem Buch lernen Sie Polnisch. Neben der Betonung und der Grammatik lernen Sie Redewendungen und Begriffe, mit denen Sie Alltagssituationen meistern: sich auf Polnisch vorstellen, über Ihre Hobbys sprechen oder einen Tisch in einem Restaurant reservieren. Nebenbei lernen Sie die polnische Kultur kennen und bekommen Tipps für das Leben in Polen. Am Ende eines jeden Kapitels gibt es kleine Übungen, mit denen Sie Ihre erworbenen Sprachfähigkeiten leicht prüfen können. Dem Buch liegt eine CD mit Übungen zum Hören und Nachsprechen bei.
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Sprachführer Japanisch für Dummies

Author: Eriko Sato

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527673806

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 256

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Mit vielen Tipps zu Aussprache und Grammatik Mit diesem Büchlein sind Sie für kurze Gespräche auf Japanisch gerüstet: Ob Sie in Tokio in einem Restaurant Sushi bestellen, in Kyoto einkaufen, sich Ihren Geschäftspartnern vorstellen oder über Ihre Familie sprechen wollen, ob Sie Student sind oder Ihren Urlaub in Japan verbringen – hier finden Sie die passenden Sätze für die jeweilige Situation. Ganz nebenbei erfahren Sie das Wichtigste über die japanische Grammatik und bekommen viele Tipps für die richtige Aussprache. Außerdem können Sie mit den beliebtesten japanischen Redewendungen einen guten Eindruck machen.
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First Thousand Words in German Stickers

Author: Heather Amery,Stephen Cartwright

Publisher: E.D.C. Publishing

ISBN: 9780794501938

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

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Designed to help children learn their first German words by matching words on the pages with those on the picture stickers. Includes word list with pronunciation guide and English translation.
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German

A Self-Teaching Guide

Author: Heimy Taylor,Werner Haas

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470165510

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 279

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German A Self-Teaching Guide Learn German at your own pace Sprechen Sie Deutsch? Now you can learn how—quickly andeasily—with a practical guide that gives you the tools youneed to speak and understand German. Completely revised and updated with applications of thenewGerman spelling rules, this user-friendly guide provides youwith the basic vocabulary and grammar you need to start speakingGerman right away. It includes more than 1,000 of the mostfrequently used words in both German-English and English-Germanlists, clear explanations of German grammatical structures,entertaining mini-dialogues from real-life situations thatdemonstrate modern usage, and cultural notes that give freshinsight into contemporary German society. Like all Self-Teaching Guides, German allows you to buildgradually on what you have learned—at your own pace. Questionsand self-tests reinforce the information in each chapter and allowyou to skip ahead or focus on specific areas of concern. Packedwith useful, up-to-date information, this clear, concise volume isa valuable learning tool and reference source for anyone who wantsto improve his or her understanding of basic German. See inside for CD and audiocassette ordering information.
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Author: Umberto Eco

Publisher: C.H.Beck

ISBN: 9783406378881

Category: Language and culture

Page: 388

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"Gab es eine Ursprache aller Menschen, die sich erst später, wie im Bericht von der babylonischen Sprachverwirrung erzählt, in viele Sprachen aufspaltete? Zu allen Zeiten träumte die Menschheit den Traum von der Wiedergewinnung der vollkommenen Sprache, und Umberto Eco zeichnet die Geschichte dieses Traumes nach. Von der ekstatischen Kabbala über die universelle Grammatik bei Dante, von den Geheimsprachen der Rosenkreuzer bis zu den Welthilfssprachen wie Esperanto führt die Suche durch ein jahrtausendealtes Labyrinth der Zeichen und Zeichensysteme, in dem Ungeheures auf Absurdes, Bizarres auf Geniales folgt." / Produktbeschreibung
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Practice Makes Perfect: Italian Verb Tenses

Author: Paola Nanni-Tate

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071451383

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 256

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Practice makes perfect Italian verb tenses goes beyond other verb books to coach you in when and why verb tenses are used. In addition to an array of fully conjugated verbs, you will find clear and concise explanations that pinpoint why specific tenses work in given situations as well as plenty of engaging examples and numerous skill-building exercises. This is the ideal reference/workbook for beginning to intermediate Italian language learners whose goal is to learn to speak and write Italian with fluency.
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Author: Amine Bouchentouf

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 352770521X

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 369

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"Arabisch fr Dummies" bietet einen leichten Einstieg in die arabische Sprache. Los geht's mit einer Einfhrung in die Besonderheiten der arabischen Sprache, in die Betonung sowie in die Grammatik. Dann wird es auch schon praktisch: Jedes Kapitel beschftigt sich mit einer Alltagssituation: Sie lernen, wie Sie sich auf Arabisch vorstellen, etwas beschreiben, telefonieren oder ein Hotelzimmer reservieren. Dabei lernen Sie die wichtigsten Stze, Umschreibungen und Begriffe und bekommen nebenbei viele Informationen zum Alltag und zur Kultur im Orient. Am Ende jedes Kapitels gibt es eine kleine bung, mit der Sie Ihre erworbenen Sprachkenntnisse prfen knnen. Im Anhang des Buches finden Sie Verb-Tabellen und ein kleines Arabisch-Deutsch-/Deutsch-Arabisch-Wrterbuch. Auf der beiliegenden CD gibt es die Sprachbungen aus dem Buch zum Anhren und Nachsprechen.
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