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Academic and Business Writing, Workbook 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
This workbook accompanies the online course College Writing 2.3x, Principles of Written English, the third 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 and second courses to benefit from this third one.
Fifty Ways to Have Fun With Your Bad Spanish
Price: Free! Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Judy Schulten took her first Spanish class forty years ago. She has persevered in speaking Spanish (badly, perhaps, but effectively, she says) ever since. In this book, she gives surprising reasons to dare to use Spanish, even quite elementary Spanish, as often as you can. Her fifty ideas are easy, mostly free, widely available, and fun.
200 Most Frequently Used German Words + 2000 Example Sentences: A Dictionary of Frequency + Phrasebook to Learn German
Price: Free! Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German
About ~50% of all written text in German consists of the same 100 frequent, short, basic words. This book contains the 200 most frequently used words, with over 2000 example sentences. An ideal starting point for beginners, or intermediate students looking for sentences to practice.
Good Grammar: Them's the Rules
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Good Grammar: Them's the Rules. Author I.M. Knott has been a teacher, tutor, editor, and columnist. Knott's unusual insights into proper English usage are well worth a free read.
Fifty Ways to Practice Vocabulary: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 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
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.
200 Most Frequently Used Italian Words + 2000 Example Sentences: A Dictionary of Frequency + Phrasebook to Learn Italian
Price: Free! Words: 57,460. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Italian
About ~50% of all written text in Italian consists of the same 100 frequent, short, basic words. This book contains the 200 most frequently used words, with over 2000 example sentences. An ideal starting point for beginners, or intermediate students looking for sentences to practice.
Japanese in Depth vol.4
Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: 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.
Japanese in Depth vol.5
Price: Free! Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.5 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 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.
Raising Bilingual Children: Tips and Experiences from a Mandarin Tiger Mom
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Verbal skills, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin
A mother describes her personal experiences and tips to raising children bilingual in Chinese and English. The "Mandarin tiger mom" title comes from her passion and strict discipline in raising her sons to speak Mandarin while growing up in the United States with an all-American father. Of course, not everything is ideal, and the book also describes challenges she has faced.
Learn French With Jokes
Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: French. Published: October 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
Learn French with Jokes is a collection of 100 French jokes in very easy French. There is also some vocabulary help to help the reader. If you have some French left from school and want to brush up your French, then this is the book to do it. 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.
Learning the Local Language: Your Guide to Real World Spanish
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013 by Language Babel. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages
(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.
Japanese in Depth vol.3
Price: Free! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.3 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.
200 Most Frequently Used French Words + 2000 Example Sentences: A Dictionary of Frequency + Phrasebook to Learn French
Price: Free! Words: 82,910. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
About ~50% of all written text in French consists of the same 100 frequent, short, basic words. This book contains the 200 most frequently used words, with over 2000 example sentences. An ideal starting point for beginners, or intermediate students looking for sentences to practice.
90 Common French Phrases Every French Learner Should Know
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French, Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes, it is great to memorise some phrases that might come handy when in discussion with a French native-speaker. So, here I am sharing 90 common phrases in French, which I am sure you will find useful.
Learn Spanish with Jokes
Series: Language Learning Joke Books, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: Spanish. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
(4.00 from 1 review)
Learn Spanish with Jokes is a collection of 100 Spanish jokes in very easy Spanish. There is also some vocabulary help to help the reader. 100 jokes for only $3.99! That's just 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 shouldn't blush while reading it.
El idioma es música Más de 70 consejos fáciles y divertidos para aprender idiomas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: Spanish. Published: June 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Diviértase y aprenda idiomas con facilidad. Escuche música y programas de radio, vea televisión, asista a eventos culturales, hable con otras personas y en general disfrute del proceso de aprender otro idioma. Aprenda idiomas de forma económica.
散文: 散落的时光
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Essay » Literature
品一杯酒,听一阙曲,尤其在如歌般委婉人淡如菊的月夜,那淡淡远去的时光,有时会在不经意间敲打静谧的窗台。 握不住的是时间,挽不上的是青春,该走的总会从你身边走过,风过水流一般。当我们从睡梦中醒来,你还是你自己,过往的岁月却好像是一部连续的电影画面,成了记忆里的无边追思,也成了笔墨下的茶余饭后。 曾几何,我在网络上写下了篇篇小文,曾随同岁月散落各个角落。一旦将它们串起,时光的年轮仍会熠熠生辉。
中文文学 Chinese Essay: 散落的花瓣
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Chinese
公元2013年的最后一天,看着窗外满树的冰枝在阳光下渐渐消融,想到几天前那场罕见的冰暴雨将多伦多凝固成冰晶剔透的世界,所有的树枝犹如玻璃枝一般在阳光下璀璨夺目,不由感叹美丽的稍纵即逝。 其实在我们走过的日子里,有许多美丽和温馨如落花般不经意地散落身旁。回望来路,美丽已成风尘中飘荡的记忆,虽然短暂,但却刻在了过往的岁月里,令人依然动容。 于是,决定将自己多年写下的散落在网上的心情随笔小文汇总一起,与读者朋友分享。 串起片片散落的花瓣,用文字留下记忆,红尘中谢谢你与我同行。
Избранное (Izbrannoye)
Series: Концепция (The Conception), Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 23,950. Language: Russian. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Russian
(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.