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Off the Top of My Head - 300 American Workplace Idioms for People Who Speak English as a Second Language
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Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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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.
For Lovers of English - 100 English Abbreviations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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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.
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
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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.
The Beginner's Boston Dictionary
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Series: Humor, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
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Wanna learn to talk Bawstin (Boston)? It's NOT BEANTOWN! With this introductory dictionary, you'll be talkin' like yaw from Bawstin in no time!... and don't pawk the cah in Hawvid Yahd!
Death in Riyadh: A cautionary tale for expat language teachers in the Middle East
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Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
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In March, 2011, an illegal drinking session got under way on an expatriate residential compound in the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Andrew Cannon, 41, and Robert Colman, 57, were both said to have ‘had a tendency to become violent with alcohol’ and fell out at some point during the session. The falling out would then lead to an exchange of physical blows. This book follows the events that transpired...
Fifty Ways to Practice Speaking: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
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This book is for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve speaking skills. By applying these methods, you will speak more correctly and more fluently. You don't need to be in an English-speaking country or in an English class to use this book. However, students already in a class can improve their speaking more quickly and easily.
English Grammar Exercises
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Price: Free! Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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Free English grammar exercises, rules, lessons, worksheets, games, quiz and tests online. Learn English grammar & practice.