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The Basic English Afrikaans Xhosa Zulu Aid
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference / Dictionaries
This beautiful book contains words and phrases in four major South African languages: English, Afrikaans, Xhosa and Zulu. It is aimed at adults and children. The words are arranged under 43 subjects for easy reference. More than 500 colour photos of the real objects are included to illustrate words and phrases. It is an extremely useful book for tourists and South Africans living overseas.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Film Terms
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Film making is an art, but a causal audience can never understand how difficult and skillful this art is. A layman walks into a cinema theater and enjoys the film, but he hardly ever thinks about all those people who are not visible on the screen.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Table Tennis Terms
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
There are several words and terms in the game of table tennis which might be unknown to casual table tennis player. If you are an enthusiast and seriously taking up table tennis, this is the dictionary for you. All the entries in this dictionary are followed by pictures and their definitions.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Cricket Terms
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Cricket is a gentleman's game, but the cricketing terms are both gentlemanly and ungentlemanly, for ever day new words or terms are invented by players and commentators.
100 Modi di dire & Proverbi INGLESI
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Price: $2.62 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: Italian. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
In Inglese per dire “In bocca al lupo!” a qualcuno, paradossalmente gli si augura di rompersi una gamba (Break a leg!). Per augurare “Salute!” a chi ha appena starnutito, si dà la propria benedizione (Bless you). Impara a memoria più di 100 modi di dire, espressioni comuni e proverbi inglesi, e divertiti a confrontarli con il loro corrispettivo italiano!
Street Talk: Da Official Guide to Hip-Hop & Urban Slanguage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,400. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Street Talk: Da Official Guide to Hip-Hop & Urban Slanguage is the most authentic slang language lexicon to interpret the hip-hip and urban slang dialect. Street Talk's 10,000 entries, simplifies the complex hip-hop and urban slang vernacular. Street Talk should be called Webster's cool cousin. Randy "Mo Betta" Kearse proves he has his finger on hip-hip and urban street culture. "Word"
Battlefield Colloquialisms of World War I (1914-1918)
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Battlefield slang is a colourful glimpse at the lives of British soldiers in 'The Great War'. Despite the horrors of daily life, they injected sardonic humour into everything. This book records for posterity the language of the trenches before it disappears altogether. Includes first hand account of Albert Money of the King’s Royal Rifles Corps who was wounded in action at Aubers Ridge in May 1915
Writer's Bites: Writing & Publishing Terminology for Romance Writers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,700. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Fiction – and especially romance fiction – has a complex set of rules and terminology all its own. This special version of Writing & Publishing Terminology includes all 550+ terms in the original, some with additional notes helpful to writers of romance fiction, and also adds more than 60 new, romance-specific terms.
Writer's Bites: Writing & Publishing Terminology
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 20,520. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Knowing how to talk about your craft, your industry, and your genre allows you to communicate with your peers, helps you figure out the fun stuff, and gives you credibility with agents and editors. This book defines over 550 terms, listed alphabetically. It includes cross-references to common abbreviations, acronyms, and interchangeable terms as well as examples and "see also" references.
Internet Glossary A to Z of Terms and Acronyms
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Price: Free! Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Reference
To know your Web, you need an Internet glossary. It is a necessary tool to keep oneself up to date with modern terminology, acronyms and evolving Web subjects. This informative glossary is intended to make life simpler and less complicated for the modern Internet user. As a glossary for the general public, it is easy to understand and as close to layman's terms as possible.
Beautiful Words: a Dictionary
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
As English has evolved, words that were once in common usage have slipped out of usage. Some are delightful, others not so much. This eBook blows the dust off over a thousand delightful words, bringing them back to life for a whole new audience. So if you enjoy words for their own sake, or know someone who does, this is the book for you. Makes a great gift.
An Emotional Dictionary: I’m Feeling Very Kylie Minogue Today… and Other Emotions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
This dictionary is a playful guide to the other side of misery resulting from not feeling. It is a dare to experience emotions again, in all their depth and glory.
Study Guide: 1984 (A BookCaps Study Guide)
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Series: Study Guides, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to George Orwell’s "Nineteen Eighty-Four," this study guide contains a book by book analysis of the work, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
The Nurses Dictionary: 500 Words That Every Nurse Should Know
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
This book is a dictionary of 500 commonly used nursing words and their definition. It is an essential companion on every nurse or nursing students eBook Reader.
442 Cosmic & Universal Laws
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Never before have 442 cosmic / universal laws ever been defined in one place. Have you ever wondered how many cosmic and universal laws exist? I bet you have no idea how many of these laws affect you every day, second-by-second. One of these laws states that the three points of a triangle are responsible for the manifestation of all things in the infinite plane. (Law of Triangle)
RC Glossary
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Do you get confused with race terms like Triple A Main, Low-fly Double, Off-camber Section, and Quarter-finals? Need help telling the difference between Camber and Caster? This glossary (which is a dictionary with specialized terms defined) will help beginners understand RC lingo quickly.
English - Ilokano and Ilokano - English Dictionary
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Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
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A simple English-Ilokano and Ilokano-English Dictionary - for the Peace Corps Volunteer or traveler. Daniel spent 2 years (1985 - 1987) as a Peace Corps Volunteer in The Philippines. He had to study language at every possible opportunity if he wanted to be able to communicate with the local people - and he did want to communicate. This is what he learned. It's not fancy - just useful.
Dictionary of Dermatology
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 12 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 205. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Dermatology is a highly specialized and distinct branch of medical science that deals with skin and its diseases, a unique specialty with both medical and surgical aspects.
Dictionary of Ecclesiastical Terms
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 9 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 202. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Christianity has developed not only as a religion but as a way of life over the past two millenniums. It is the largest religion in the world, and half of the population of the world is Christian.
Dictionary of Audiology
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 8 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 201. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
A useful dictionary for the students and teachers of audiology.