French Essentials For Dummies

Author: Laura K. Lawless,Zoe Erotopoulos

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118092941

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 192

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Just the core concepts you need to write and speak Frenchcorrectly If you have some knowledge of French and want to polish yourskills, French Essentials For Dummies focuses on just thecore concepts you need to communicate effectively. From conjugatingverbs to understanding tenses, this easy-to-follow guide lets youskip the suffering and score high at exam time. French 101 — get the lowdown on the basics, fromexpressing dates and times to identifying parts of speech Gender matters — see how a noun's gender determines thearticles, adjectives, and pronouns you have to use The here and now — learn how to conjugate verbs in thepresent tense, choose subject pronouns, and form the presentparticiple Way back when — get guidance on working with the pasttense, including hints about when to use the compound past(passé composé) and when to use the imperfect What lies ahead — discover the different ways to expressthe future Open the book and find: A review of numbers, dates, and times The parts of speech How to determine a noun's gender How to select the correct preposition Rules for making adjectives agree Tips for asking and answering yes/no questions Ways to spice up your descriptions Ten important verb distinctions Learn: The basics of French grammar and sentence construction How to conjugate regular, irregular, and stem-changing verbs To express ideas about the past, present, and future

Intermediate German For Dummies

Author: Wendy Foster

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118068408

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 336

View: 9199

Need to brush up on your German? Intermediate German For Dummies is your key to success in becoming confident in both written and spoken German. It gives you the straight talk and nitty-gritty detail that will see you successfully through any major or minor roadblocks to communicating in German. This friendly, hands-on workbook is loaded with practical examples and useful exercises so you can practice how native speakers use the language. From vocabulary and numbers to juggling tenses, you’ll get a clear understanding of the nuances of German style and usage that will have you writing and speaking in no time. Plus, you’ll find multiple charts that provide conjugations for all types of German verbs. You’ll get up to speed with German grammar, master essential differences between German and English language usage, and be able to communicate effectively when traveling or conducting business. Discover how to: Use fundamental German grammar, from nouns, adjectives, and adverbs to pronouns, prepositions, and conjunctions Select and conjugate German verbs correctly Understand the importance of grammatical gender in German Avoid the most common writing mistakes Use numbers and express dates and times Name countries and nationalities in German Expand your German vocabulary exponentially Get comfortable with the subjunctive Combine verbs with confidence and competence If you’re heading to any German-speaking country, sharpen your German-language skills the fun and easy way with Intermediate German For Dummies.

German Phrases For Dummies

Author: Paulina Christensen,Anne Fox

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0764595539

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 202

View: 361

Introduces conversational German, with useful phrases for greeting others, making small talk, and shopping, as well as tips on improving grammar and vocabulary.

German For Dummies

Author: Paulina Christensen,Anne Fox,Wendy Foster

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118018486

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 384

View: 574

The fun and easy way to learn the fascinating language of German with integrated audio clips! German For Dummies, Enhanced Edition uses the renowned Berlitz approach to get you up and running with the language-and having fun too! Designed for the total beginner, this guide introduces you to basic grammar and then speedily has you making conversation. Integrated audio clips let you listen and learn as you hear pronunciations and real-life conversations. Fun and games sections ease your way into German fluency, phonetic spellings following expressions and vocabulary improve your pronunciation, and helpful boxes and sidebars cover cultural quirks and factoids. Master the nuts and bolts of German grammar Learn phrases that make you sound German-and know what never to say in German Whether you're just looking for a greeting besides "Guten tag" or you want to become a foreign exchange student, this enhanced edition of German For Dummies gives you what you need to learn the language-as much as you like, as fast as you like!

Technologisches wörterbuch, deutsch-englisch-französisch

Gewerbe & industrie, civil-& militär-baukunst, artillerie, maschinenbau, eisenbahnwesen, strassen-, brüucken- & weasserbau, schiffbau & schifffahrt, berg-& hüttenwesen. mathematik, physik, elektrotechnik, chemie, mineralogie u.a.m. umfassend

Author: Egbert von Hoyer,Franz Kreuter

Publisher: N.A


Category: English language

Page: N.A

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