Author: Daniela Gobetti

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: N.A

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 453

View: 4341

This volume presents over 2000 Italian idiomatic words and expressions accompanied by a sample sentence and the English translation. Here is a helpful handbook for students of Italian who wish to increase their general comprehension of the language - and for tourists, business people, and speakers of Italian looking for English idiomatic equivalents
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With Audio CDs

Author: Samuel Ghelli

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764193682

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 512

View: 5550

Offers a diagnostic tool; lessons and exercises in listening, reading comprehension, writing, culture, and speaking; and two full-length practice exams with answers and explanations.
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Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438000046

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 288

View: 1617

Titles in Barron's Grammar series are small in size but filled with helpful fast-reference information for language students and translators. Barron's Italian Grammar makes a handy supplement to classroom textbooks. Topics covered include parts of speech, sentence structure, punctuation, idioms, and advice on pronunciation. Books in this series are printed in two colors to highlight important study points and help students find specific information quickly and easily
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Author: Linda Wentworth

Publisher: Linda Wentworth

ISBN: N.A

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 95

View: 5963

Learn Italian fast: Impara l'Italiano velocemente As you may already know, Italian is far from being an easy-to-learn language. The best way to try to master Italian is to learn by heart its most popular idiomatic expressions. In this book, you will find the corresponding English version below every Italian Modo di dire, plus a couple of ready-to-use examples to help you catch its full meaning. Learn 300 Italian idioms, everyday phrases & proverbs, and enjoy comparing them with their English counterparts.
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Author: Don Cangelosi,Joseph Delli Carpini

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1451652453

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 112

View: 5347

You don't need words to speak Italian! All you really need is this unique "phrase book" of Italian body language. It's the fastest, and funniest, way to learn Italian ever published. Now, even if you don't know a single word of Italian, you can learn the most common greetings, dining small talk, bargaining tricks, hot vows of love, vicious threats and blood curdling curses. This book shows you how. There's no faster or funnier way to learn how to communicate in Italian. You don't need words to speak Italian! You don't have to study Italian or travel to Italy to communicate like a true paesano. All you really need is this unique "phrase book" of Italian body language. It's the fastest, and funniest, way to learn Italian ever published. Now, even if you don't know a single word of Italian, you can learn the most common greetings, dining small talk, bargaining tricks, hot vows of love, vicious threats and blood curdling curses. This book shows you how. There's no faster or funnier way to learn how to communicate in Italy, Italian restaurants, with your grandparents or your friends.
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Author: Doyle, Patricia Doyle, Patricia,John Colaneri,Vincent Luciana,Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1438068166

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 100

View: 8386

Barrons Test Prep Material that is now out of print.
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Author: Ursula Martini

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438007106

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1320

View: 6893

This comprehensive foreign-language reference volumes features 100,000 entries with translations, making it an ideal reference book for schools, libraries, businesses, and the home bookshelf. Its manageable size and reasonable price also makes it a practical learning tool for students taking a foreign-language course. In the pages of Italian-English, readers will find: American-style English to Italian and translations from Italian to American-style English Each headword is listed with its translation, part of speech, and pronunciation Phrases follow each definition using headwords in standard contexts Separate bilingual lists present numerals, abbreviations, and more The addition of new words for computers, the Internet, and information technology Free downloadable bilingual electronic dictionary available for your PC or Mac This all-inclusive dictionary also features full-color, atlas-style maps, concise grammar guides, regular verb conjugation lists, and more language learning aids. Complete, up-to-date, and ideal for libraries, schools, and the home.
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Author: John Colaneri,Vincent Luciani,Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Barron's snippet

ISBN: 9780764179822

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 633

View: 1989

CD ROM contains: "Sentence completion exercises; dialogue exercises; word completion exercises; matching with English; correct answers given for all exercises."
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Author: Henry Strutz

Publisher: Barron's snippet

ISBN: 9780764143830

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 328

View: 6510

For travelers and English-speaking readers of German, approximately 2000 idioms come with English translations plus each idiom's use in a model sentence presented in both languages.
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Author: Nobuo Akiyama,Carol Akiyama

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: N.A

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 389

View: 4438

This volume presents more than 2,000 idiomatic words and expressions spelled phonetically and followed by the Japanese characters and the English translation.
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Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764134623

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 480

View: 8471

Provides an overview of Italian grammatical terms and parts of speech, and covers idiomatic expressions, numbers, and basic conversation and writing techniques.
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4,000 Idiomatic Expressions

Author: Peter Weibel

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071442618

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 356

View: 6240

For every learner who has wasted dictionary time looking up the individual parts of a Spanish saying only to have the whole add up to nonsense, The Big Red Book of Spanish Idioms provides innovative and easy access to scores of turns-of-phrase and their idiomatic English equivalents. With more than 4,000 Spanish expressions arranged by keyword, numerous example sentences, and an extensive index for cross-referencing, you can quickly find phrase-based translations by way of either English or Spanish. Compact and comprehensive, this tool is perfect for a student's backpack or a translator's briefcase.
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Author: Henry Strutz

Publisher: Barron's snippet

ISBN: 0764181130

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 704

View: 2601

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.
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Author: Paul G. Graves

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780812042962

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 224

View: 2335

Reviews parts of speech, pronunciation, verb charts, sentence structure, punctuation, idioms, and word formation
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The Fine Art of the Gesture

Author: Bruno Munari

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 9780811847742

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 120

View: 2633

This quirky handbook of Italian gestures, first published in 1958 by renowned Milanese artist and graphic designer Bruno Munari, will help the phalange-phobic decipher the unspoken language of gestures--a language not found in any dictionary. Photos.
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Author: Christopher Kendris,Theodore Kendris

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 143806876X

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 736

View: 4270

The world’s bestselling Spanish verbs reference eBook has just gotten better! The authors focus directly on a command of Spanish verbs—and fluency in Spanish starts with knowledge of verbs. This new eighth edition is optimized for use on the Kindle and features links throughout and shows students and travelers exactly how to use the 501 most common and useful Spanish verbs in all 15 tenses and moods. Each verb is alphabetically listed in easy-to-follow chart form, one verb per page with its English translation. Bonus Online Component includes a hyperlink to online content that presents language-learning aids and audio files that review the formation and usage of Spanish verb forms. Helpful features include—Formation and usage of Spanish verb tenses and moods summarized as they relate to their English equivalents --The 55 most essential Spanish verbs used in context--Another 2,200 regular verbs conjugated like the book’s 501 model verbs--Verbs in idiomatic phrases--Passive and active voice formations--Updated sentences demonstrating Spanish verb usage in all tenses--Exercises in Spanish verb usage with answers--Even more entries in the English-Spanish verb index--Information covering impersonal verbs, weather expressions, and more!
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Everyday Slang from "What's Up?" to "F*%# Off!"

Author: Gabrielle Euvino

Publisher: Ulysses Press

ISBN: 1612430228

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 180

View: 2121

Presents slang, expressions, and obscenities in both languages that can be used in situations such as parties, sporting events, entertainment venues, restaurants, and bars.
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Slang Phrases for the Cafe, Club, Bar, Bedroom, Ball Game and More

Author: Daniel Chaffey

Publisher: Ulysses Press

ISBN: 1612437354

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: N.A

View: 919

Drinking a Hefeweizen at a Biergarten... Dancing at Berlin’s hottest club... Cheering for the local soccer team at the Stadion... Drop the textbook formality and chat with the locals in Germany’s everyday language. • What’s up? Wie geht’s? • He/She is a real hottie. Er/Sie ist eine ganz heiße Nummer. • What’s on tap? Was gibt’s vom Fass? • I ordered the Currywurst. Ich bin den Currywurst. • Do you wanna cuddle? Willst Du kuscheln? • Gooooooal! Toooooor!
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Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 143808336X

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 576

View: 9139

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.
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Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071603689

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 304

View: 825

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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