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English Laughs Best. 300 Fabulous Pun Jokes to Learn English
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 16 reviews)
An outstanding collection of laugh-out-loud original pun jokes to learn English. Full of idioms and phrases to use in everyday speech. Perfect to entertain yourself and your friends! Safe for children and suitable for all levels.
52: a year of subversive activity for the ELT classroom
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: 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, Topic-Based Tests, Elementary Level, Fluency Practice
Series: English, Fluency Practice, Elementary Level, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Based on the Speech Plasma Method, this collection of tests for beginners is a new step in learning English. The main principle on which the tests are based is the combination of grammatical and lexical control with the development of one’s speaking skills. These tests are designed to expose students to English as spoken by native speakers in a wide range of situations.
Speakening: English and Spanish for Serious Students
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(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
Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: Lithuanian. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
(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
Anglicko- Slovenská Kniha Vtipov
Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: Slovak. Published: August 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(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.
Livro de anedotas Inglês Português 1 (English Portuguese Joke Book 1)
Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 12. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Portuguese, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Livro de anecdotes Inglês Português 1 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 $3.99! That's less than 4 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 should not be embarrassed.
For Lovers of English - 100 English Abbreviations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
(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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
(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.
Principles of Written English, Workbook 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(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.
The Beginner's Boston Dictionary
Series: Humor, Book 4 · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
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!
English, Special Training for Beginners, Elementary Level
Series: English, Fluency Practice, Elementary Level, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on the Speech Plasma Method, this book for beginners has proved to be ideal for students of English who would like to start to speak the language fluently at a very early stage. The volume consists of five sections dealing with basic English grammar structures. Each section contains 250 sample sentences on fifty topics.
English, Fifty Topics for Beginners, Elementary Level
Series: English, Fluency Practice, Elementary Level, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on the Speech Plasma Method, this book is designed to help students of English speak on a variety of topics at a very early stage. All the topics contain the same elementary English grammar structures, so that the students could use them again and again. The stories are based on 600 words and are told in a simple way.
Death in Riyadh: A cautionary tale for expat language teachers in the Middle East
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
How To Learn English Or Any Other Language. Rapidly and Effectively.
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Miscellaneous, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A book that will teach you how to learn any langauge, in months instead of years. how to master basic grammar in one work day, and be speaking to people in anywhere from a few days to 2 weeks.
Destructuring Tenses
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(4.00 from 1 review)
This book goes to the root of English tenses by deconstructing them and showing how they are made up. An example and explanation of how each tense is used is also given. To finish, the book has a list of irregular verbs dividing them into seperate categories to help learn them better.
English Grammar Exercises
Price: Free! Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(4.00 from 1 review)
Free English grammar exercises, rules, lessons, worksheets, games, quiz and tests online. Learn English grammar & practice.
Winners Speak Globish
Price: $7.75 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
If you use English that's too dense or too subtle,YOU COULD BE LOSING BUSINESS! Only 5% of English spoken in the world is among native speakers. More than a billion global citizens are looking for a simplified form of English. "Whether you are delivering a speech,negotiating a contract or doing business in another country, Globish is the answer and this book is your guide." Dan Poynter.