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Sixty Words or Phrases Commonly Misused by ESL/EFL Students Preparing for Universities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is for classroom or individual study for students who need to clean up their grammar at the word level in preparation for university-level academic writing. It presents 60 words or phrases that are problematic for advanced non-native students of English, exposing the errors, explaining them, and providing examples of correct usage and opportunities to practice writing.
English Grammar and Essay Writing, Workbook 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.2x, Principles of Written English, the second of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. You do not need to have taken the first course to benefit from this second one.
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve writing – both with pen and paper and typing. By applying these methods, you will write more, write faster, and write more correct and more interesting papers and letters
Living a Rich Life as a Stay-at-Home Mom: How to Build a Secure Financial Foundation for You and Your Children
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,660. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
With the rising costs of living, stretching the paycheck seems to be getting harder and harder. "Living a Rich Life as a Stay-at-Home Mom," outlines clear, simple, and effective strategies that make financial management easier for mothers, even in tough economic times. Implementing principles from this book will help stay-at-home moms build a secure financial foundation for their families.
52: a year of subversive activity for the ELT classroom
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
This is an activity book for language teachers unlike any you have ever seen. 52 asks the question: can one new teaching idea per week make a difference? The authors use radical texts, subversive images and lateral thinking to suggest new ways of doing things inside the classroom and to prompt teachers and learners to think differently about the world outside the classroom.
The Anti-YoYo Diet
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Price: $38.00 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: British English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
No confusing science. Just healthy, easy-to-follow methods that work! Goal setting. Nutrition principles & structuring your nutrition. Exercise principles & how to train to achieve your specific goals. 40 healthy example recipes. 25 workouts covering all fitness levels and goals.
The Anti-YoYo Diet - Recipe Book
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Price: $38.00 USD. Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
The Anti-YoYo Diet Recipe Book contains over 100 healthy, easy-to-make recipes that are split into breakfasts, lunches, dinners, snacks, desserts and smoothies.
How-To Home Soil Tests: 10 DIY Tests For Texture, pH, Drainage, Earthworms & More
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Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Offers simple at-home tests for soil texture, pH, drainage, and earthworm counts. Also how to read soil colors and how to read your plants. Includes charts, tables, glossary, further resources, how to make your own pH paper, and why all soil lab test results are not the same. A good resource for gardeners, homesteaders, and homeschoolers.
Fifty Ways to Practice Vocabulary: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This book is for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to learn, practice, and remember vocabulary. By applying these methods, you will understand English more easily and speak and write it better. You don't need to be in an English-speaking country or in an English class to use this book.
Your Guide to Lasting Weight Loss
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,340. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(5.00 from 1 review)
Are you tired of feeling like you're in a losing battle with weight loss? Have you given up control of your own body to the latest diet fads and bootcamp trainers? Fact is: the failure is not you! The system is what is failing you. With "Your Guide to Lasting Weight Loss" you will relearn how to nourish yourself and reach your fullest, healthiest potential. Written by a 100lb weight loss survivor.
Negotiating for Success: Essential Strategies and Skills
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating
This practical guide to personal and business negotiations goes beyond the bargaining phase to cover the entire process from your decision to negotiate through an evaluation of your negotiation performance. The book includes tools such as a negotiation planner, “decision trees” for calculating negotiation alternatives, psychological tools, and a tool for assessing your negotiation style.
Understanding Big Data: A Beginners Guide to Data Science & the Business Applications
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Information management
In this ebook, we've gathered together a comprehensive field guide to data science terms, technologies and applications for the uninitated. We will walk through the developments in data science that's made is such an fascinating and ubiquitous field, the latest technologies that made it possible, and use cases from household names that show data science at work on a granular level within industry.
Principles of Written English, Workbook 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
(5.00 from 1 review)
This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.1x, Principles of Written English, the first of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. This workbook offers additional ways to practice writing, editing, and reviewing the materials for the online course.
Communications for ICT: The Essential Guide
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Series: Text Book, Book 5 ยท For Writers, Book 6. Price: $13.95 USD. Words: 42,170. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Communications for ICT is an essential guide to technical communication for IT professionals. Whether you want to become a Technical Writer, or simply an IT professional who wants to become better at doing documentation (and that can boost your career), this handy guide is for you. It was written as a text book for a first year University course for IT students.
Starved Stuff: Feeding the 7 Basic Needs of Healthy Relationships
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 84,920. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
Creating a healthy and lasting relationship with your partner can be both wonderful and demanding. Acclaimed national speaker and relatinship expert Dr. Matt Townsend explores both the challenges and solutions for healthier couples in this landmark book.
Grad Skool Rulz: Everything You Need to Know about Academia from Admissions to Tenure
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 40,660. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Get the inside scoop on graduate school and the tenure track. This no-nonsense guide gives you blunt advice about everything from admissions to dissertations to getting tenure. Filled with concrete strategies for surviving graduate school while keeping your sanity.
How to Be a Successful MOOC Student
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
(5.00 from 1 review)
MOOCs – Massive Open Online Courses – enable students around the world to take university courses online. This guide, by the instructors of edX’s most successful MOOC in 2013-2014, Principles of Written English (based on enrollments & rate of completion) advises current and future students how to get the most out of their online study. Suitable for both native and non-native speakers of English.
All the Ways I Screwed Up My First Year of Teaching and How You Can Avoid Doing It, Too
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Veteran teacher Katrina Ayres showcases her disastrous first year of teaching in rural Hawaii. Somehow her teacher training didn't prepare her for The Monster Copier, Matthew the Plane-Hurler, and 80-hour workweeks. At the end of each chapter, she explains where her New Teacher Self went wrong and offers time-saving, practical hints and tricks you don't learn in teacher college.
Making the Impossible Possible
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
(5.00 from 1 review)
We have all received a measure of faith. In the same way a sportsman or woman needs to exercise in order to develop strong, well-built muscles, we need to exercise our faith muscles. This means that faith is not passive, but active – it needs to be exercised and developed! Faith makes you think differently; makes you speak differently and see things differently to the world.
Vision-Quest: A Saga of the 1960s
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,150. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the woods of New England a youth copes with childhood fantasies and begins a search for his identity. When the period of the turbulent sixties begins, Paul, is just out of college, a zoology major. His wandering pits the logic of his scientific background against an uncontrollable urge of the artist within. The artist is trying to get free to find and express an uncertain meaning in life.