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Macro-English
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Few people realize there is a special, important technique of studying grammar: to look for the reasons behind the rules. The author suggests that learning English is a process of mind-training, A learning should approach English as an active thinker, not a thoughtless reader.
Hyphens: A Guide for the 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
A short (and funny) manual on the uses of hyphens, with illustrations and commentary.
Simple, Compound, Complex, and Compound-Complex Sentences: English Sentence Forms
Series: English Daily Use, Book 31. Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Sentence forms in English language - simple sentence, compound sentence, complex sentence, compound-complex sentence | phrases and clauses | independent or principal clause (main clause), dependent or subordinate clause | list of important coordinators for compound sentences | list of important subordinators for complex sentences | double and multiple sentences
Japanese in Depth vol.2
Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: 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.
The Rocket Spanish Quick-Start Guide to Spanish Language Learning Success
Price: Free! Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
Created by the award winning team at Rocket Languages, The Rocket Spanish Quick-Start Guide to Spanish Language Learning Success is your first step on the road to speaking and understanding the Spanish language. With 20 language lessons packed full of words, phrases, hints, and tips, this Quick-Start Guide is a great way into speaking and understanding the Spanish language and culture.
Understanding English Pronunciation: (3) Phonics
Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This small book helps you understand English pronunciation without using any phonetic symbols. Readers can download the mp3 sound file at our website. The book is published by Maria English Society.
Learn Spanish Vocabulary - Series Taster - English/Spanish Flashcards
Series: Flashcard eBooks. Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013 by Neverclame Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Foreign Language Study / Spanish, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(5.00 from 1 review)
A FREE introductory selection of Spanish Flashcards from the Flashcard eBook collection. Featuring a selection of English to Spanish Flashcards from all of the books currently available in the series. Subjects include: Animals,Household Items, Clothing, Numbers, Shapes and Colors. An excellent introduction to the Flashcard eBook series.
English for Job Interviews - Workbook
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
Do you need to prepare for a job interview in English? Download this free workbook with 5 mini-lessons to help you improve your English and answer the questions with confidence. Use it as a self-study course, or together with your teacher as a guide to common interview questions in English, how to deal with difficult questions, and with lots of role-plays. Search also for the free teacher book.
Coaching & Mentoring Activities for ELT
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
30 Coaching and Mentoring activities for ELT professionals to try out.
Learn Spanish: Spanish for Kids. Life of Basil - La vida de Albahaca - Bilingual Book in English and Spanish.
Series: Learning Spanish for Kids., Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by LingoLibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Basil finds himself in a strange new pot and meets our other chatty little plants. They think they know some stuff, but when it comes to animals, they know nothing. One wild assumption followed by another gets them into big trouble. This illustrated story is for bilingual children and Spanish language students with a basic or intermediate knowledge who want to read a text in English and Spanish.
1-Minute Chinese: Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The Revolutionary New Method to make learning Chinese fast, easy and fun. Say goodbye to hours of dull studying because now, with the publication of 1-Minute Chinese, anybody can learn Chinese, quickly and easily! Using the amazing art of mnemonics this ground-breaking new book shows you how to effortlessly remember Chinese words, characters and tones, as fast as you can read them!
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.
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.
200 Most Frequently Used Spanish Words + 2000 Example Sentences: A Dictionary of Frequency + Phrasebook to Learn Spanish
Price: Free! Words: 87,780. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
About ~50% of all written text in Spanish 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.
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.