Books tagged: colloquial

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The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
Just Conversations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
100+ Easy English dialogues for teachers and students. As the title implies, this book is just about conversations. There are a loads of idioms, phrasal verbs and colloquial expressions for a wide variety of situations and topics.
The Peach Orchard Ogre
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Mr. Blymer is the proud owner of a luscious peach orchard but he's also a greedy cantankerous sort. A humorous colloquial short story for all ages told by an East Texas author.
Learn Spanish - Parallel Text - Easy Stories (English - Spanish) Bilingual
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Bilingual education
Learning Spanish with parallel text is the most rewarding and effective method to learn a language. Existing vocabulary is refreshed, while new vocabulary is instantly put into practice. The Spanish grammar easily sinks in through our cleverly written and well formatted stories. Each sentence has been translated line by line making it easy to follow.
Transidiomexpress
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Price: $5.94 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Los idiomas son en costante movimiento, capturan y reflejan los cambios sociales de los países y tienen cada uno personalidad propia.
Transidiomexpress ENG
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Price: $5.94 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Telugu
Languages ​​are in constant motion capturing and reflecting the social changes of the countries and each one has its own personality. Transidiomexpress is a linguistic observatory in which I collected slangs, idioms, neologisms, alternative words to the standard language with meanings and practical examples in Spanish, Italian and English. Designed for travelers in difficulty,