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English Laughs Best. 300 Fabulous Pun Jokes to Learn English
By Razvan S. Macovei
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 14 reviews)
An outstanding collection of 300 laugh-out-loud clean pun jokes to learn English. Full of idioms and phrases to use in everyday speech. Perfect to entertain yourself and your friends! Suitable for all ages and levels.
52: a year of subversive activity for the ELT classroom
By Lindsay Clandfield
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.
English for Scammers
By Dorothy Zemach & Chuck Sandy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Curious why no one has claimed their UK lotto winnings from you? Why no one wants to call about the box of cash valued at (7,500,000 Dollars)? Why no one is responding to your PASSIONATE REQUEST FOR JOINT MUTUAL INVESTMENTS BENEFITS? This textbook analyzes common mistakes, drawn from genuine correspondence, and helps you improve your writing to be appropriate for standard business correspondence.
Off the Top of My Head - 300 American Workplace Idioms for People Who Speak English as a Second Language
By Jonathan Homa
Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Speak the language of the American workplace. 305 colorful and commonly used American workplace expressions are organized into twenty categories like "Working Smart" and "Thinking and Imagining". Each expression or idiom is accompanied by a brief explanation, a fun illustration and several examples of use.
Japanese in Depth vol.1
By International Communication Institute
Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is vol.1 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Speakening: English and Spanish for Serious Students
By John DePonte
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(5.00 from 1 review)
Speakening: English and Spanish for Serious Students is a dual-language course in English and Spanish using brief dialogues as the means to achieving fluency in both languages. The dialogues, called Exchanges, present all the sentence structures necessary for understanding the grammar of both languages. This grammar is acquired the way we acquire the grammar of our mother tongue: naturally.
English Lithuanian Joke Book
By Jeremy Taylor
Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: Lithuanian. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pirkti ar nepirkti? Štai koks klausimas. Be abejo, spręsti Jums, tačiau tik pagalvokite – ši knygelė: prailgins Jūsų gyvenimą, nes juokas – tai sveikata; palengvins anglų kalbos mokymąsi; padės suderinti malonumą su nauda; bus puikiausia dovana, kam bedovanotumėte. Be abejo, pirkti
L'homme de mes reves
By Yvonne Bruton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: French. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is the sequel of La Vie Celibataire. After Robert tricked Marie-Helene into meeting him, his girlfriend discovers them together and with his help she humiliates Marie-Helene. This book is suitable for beginners and as an English translation of all the chapters.
Anglicko- Slovenská Kniha Vtipov
By Jeremy Taylor
Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: Slovak. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kniha plná vtipov pre vsetkych, co sa chcu valat smiechom a popritom pochytit anglictinu. It is also great for English speakers who want to improve their Slovak.
Japanese in Depth vol.2
By International Communication Institute
Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.2 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
English Portuguese Joke Book
By Jeremy Taylor
Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Portuguese
(5.00 from 1 review)
The English Portuguese Joke Book is a collection of 100 jokes in very easy English with Portuguese translations and there is also some vocabulary to help Portuguese readers. 100 jokes for only $2.99! That's less than 3 cents a joke! It's not only educational - it's a lot of fun as well! Some of the jokes are a little risqué but anyone over the age of 16 shouldn't blush while reading it.
A Dictionary of English and Spanish Equivalent Proverbs
By Teodor Flonta
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
(5.00 from 1 review)
This Dictionary assembles 2,201 English proverbs and their Spanish equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept literally, such as "Love is blind" = "El amor es ciego" or with completely different words, such as "Every cloud has a silver lining" = "No hay mal que por bien no venga."
For Lovers of English - 100 English Abbreviations
By Jeremy Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
A friend of mine once told me that the English language is being taken over by T.L.A.s I confess I had to ask her what T.L.A.s were. “Three Letter Abbreviations!”. I should have guessed. In a way, she was right. Abbrevations, and not just T.L.A.s, are everywhere: You can see them on the BBC and CNN; and if you’re P.D.Q. you can read about them on A.O.L.
For Lovers of English - 100 English Proverbs
By Jeremy Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Good to see that you have an interest in English proverbs. They appear in all areas of life, offering sage advice to help us get on with people and stay healthy, wealthy and wise. In this little collection there are 100 proverbs divided up into ten chapters with ten proverbs in each chapter in a fun quiz format to test your knowledge.
Succeed at Spanish: Master Those Regular Verbs!
By Emma Broadley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,120. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(5.00 from 1 review)
Verbs can be tough! The aim of this book is to make the use of regular Spanish verbs as easy and as intuitive as possible in everyday conversation. This ebook provides short to medium-length sentences for beginners/improvers and longer, more complex sentences for intermediate/advanced Spanish speakers.
Japanese in Depth vol.4
By International Communication Institute
Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.4 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Learning the Local Language: Your Guide to Real World Spanish
By Jared Romey
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013 by Language Babel. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(5.00 from 1 review)
Learning the Local Language: Your Guide to Real World Spanish is an eBook where I share tricks and tips on becoming fluent in local Spanish. Today, I am fluent in Spanish and am convinced that nobody should struggle as I did the first time I stepped into a Spanish-speaking country.
How to Actually Remember Vocabulary: 51 Strategies for Language Learners
By Erin O'Reilly
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
(5.00 from 1 review)
Overwhelmed with words? Achieve your goal of mastering vocabulary in your second language with these simple strategies. Learn how to optimize study time and maximize your ability to recall vocabulary.
Азбука (Azbuka)
By Илья Светозаров
Series: Концепция (The Conception), Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: Russian. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
Книга "Азбука" – часть серии КОНЦЕПЦИЯ из 11 книг, которые будут интересны самому широкому кругу читателей. Вера, религия, философия – вот то, о чем я предлагаю поговорить в ходе нашего спокойного и ненавязчивого общения. Со своей стороны обещаю сделать этот разговор простым, интересным и увлекательным. А главное – предельно информативным.
Избранное (Izbrannoye)
By Илья Светозаров
Series: Концепция (The Conception), Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 23,950. Language: Russian. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(5.00 from 1 review)
В книгу "Избранное" вошли отдельные главы из 11 книг серии КОНЦЕПЦИЯ, которые, я надеюсь, будут интересны самому широкому кругу читателей. Вера, религия, философия – вот то, о чем я предлагаю поговорить в ходе нашего спокойного и ненавязчивого общения. Со своей стороны обещаю сделать этот разговор простым, интересным и увлекательным. А главное – предельно информативным.