Download A Dictionary of Hong Kong English: Words from the Fragrant by Patrick Cummings, Hans-Georg Wolf PDF

By Patrick Cummings, Hans-Georg Wolf

The Dictionary of Hong Kong English is exclusive. It comprises phrases and usages particular to English in Hong Kong and reflective of the city's heritage and tradition. Acronyms and abbreviations universal in Hong Kong, position identify alterations, Hong Kong phrases now across the world recognized, and cultural conceptualizations are extra positive aspects.

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By Peter Collin

This absolutely revised variation of the bestselling Dictionary of setting and Ecology now comprises over 9,000 phrases from all components of ecology and the environmental sciences. subject lined diversity from soil technology, climatology, agriculture (including GM and natural foods), NGOs, pollutants, waste administration, environmental safety and endangered species.
The Dictionary is perfect for any scholar of ecology or the environmental sciences, and a pragmatic reference for environmental execs, activists and lovers. each one access contains instance sentences, including phonetic pronunciation, grammar notes and components of speech, and encyclopedic reviews extend upon the extra complicated phrases.

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Download A Valency Dictionary of English: A Corpus-Based Analysis of by Thomas Herbst, David Heath, Ian F. Roe, Dieter Götz PDF

By Thomas Herbst, David Heath, Ian F. Roe, Dieter Götz

This dictionary offers a valency description of English verbs, nouns and adjectives. each one access incorporates a finished checklist of the complementation styles pointed out at the foundation of the most important corpus of English on hand today. All examples are taken without delay from the COBUILD/Birmingham corpus. The valency description includes statements concerning the quantitative valency of the lexical devices demonstrated, a listing in their compulsory, contextually non-compulsory and simply non-compulsory enhances in addition to systematic info at the semantic and collocational homes of the enhances. an summary of the version of valency thought utilized in this dictionary is equipped within the creation. Key good points designated reference paintings without related ebook out there English is the world's most vital lingua franca and the main often discovered moment language

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Download NTC's Thematic Dictionary of American Slang by Richard A. Spears PDF

By Richard A. Spears

;NTC's Thematic Dictionary of yankee Slang КНИГИ ;НАУКА и УЧЕБА Автор: Richard A.Spears Название: NTC's Thematic Dictionary of yank Slang Издательство: NTC Publishing crew Год: 1999 Формат: pdf Размер: four Mb Язык: английскийThis "thesaurus of slang" includes greater than 9,000 expressions. Entries are illustrated via no less than English sentences every one and are geared up by means of subject, which makes discovering the correct expression fast and straightforward. comprises an alphabetical index.uploading zero

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Download Dictionary of Ethical and Legal Terms and Issues: The by Len Sperry PDF

By Len Sperry

The pro perform of counseling and psychological wellbeing and fitness can usually be advanced and litigious. whereas there are numerous specialist ethics textbooks, there are few, if any, assisting assets to aid in studying simple terminology, or to provide quick access to big felony evaluations in daily perform. The Dictionary of moral and criminal phrases and concerns is a useful source for college students and practitioners alike who have to navigate that complexity. The publication blends moral, felony, concerns besides a dictionary for the psychological health care provider in a single convenient quantity. a vital source in any specialist library, this publication may be of curiosity to a person who wishes a prepared consultant to the myriad moral and criminal phrases and matters encountered in either education and perform.

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Download Far from the Madding Crowd (Webster's Thesaurus Edition) by Thomas Hardy PDF

By Thomas Hardy

There are lots of versions of faraway from the Madding Crowd. This academic version used to be created for self-improvement or in coaching for complex examinations. the ground of every web page is annotated with a mini-thesaurus of unusual phrases highlighted within the textual content, together with synonyms and antonyms. Designed for faculty districts, educators, and scholars looking to maximize functionality on standardized checks, Webster’s paperbacks benefit from the truth that classics are usually assigned readings. A operating glossary on the backside of every web page turns out to be useful to scholars who're actively development their vocabularies in anticipation of taking PSAT®, SAT®, AP® (Advanced Placement®), GRE®, LSAT®, GMAT® or comparable examinations. This version exposes the reader to a greatest variety of “difficult, and infrequently encountered” phrases in examinations. instead of provide a unmarried synonym, many are supplied for various meanings, permitting readers to higher seize the anomaly of the English language, and keep away from utilizing the notes as a natural crutch. Having the reader decipher a word’s which means inside context serves to enhance vocabulary retention and knowing. each one web page covers phrases no longer already highlighted on past pages. PSAT® is a registered trademark of the school front exam Board and the nationwide advantage Scholarship company neither of which sponsors or endorses this ebook; SAT® is a registered trademark of the school Board which neither sponsors nor endorses this e-book; GRE®, AP® and complex Placement® are registered emblems of the tutorial checking out provider which neither sponsors nor endorses this e-book, GMAT® is a registered trademark of the Graduate administration Admissions Council that's neither affiliated with this booklet nor endorses this ebook, LSAT® is a registered trademark of the legislation university Admissions Council which neither sponsors nor endorses this product. All rights reserved.

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