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Dactionary - ... the dictionary with attitude
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Have you ever wanted to have an argument with a book? This is your book. With unsubstantiated facts and ill-formed opinions, along with a multitude of correct, authenticated, irrelevant and/or fascinating words, you'll find yourself amazed, incensed, facinated, laughing, crying and wondering why the heck you hadn't delved into such a deliciously, decadent depth of diatribe before, just for fun!
They Cooked the Books
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
A fascinating historical tour of some of today’s most familiar financial expressions. For instance, “Cooking the books” originated in England when the Earl of Strafford said: “The proof was once clear; however, they have cooked it ever since.” - the Earl was referring to altering ingredients in a recipe - not the “creative accounting” all too common in today’s business world.
Really Useful English Idioms
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Short texts, funny cartoons, and clear definitions help you understand and learn 140 common English idioms. Quick review exercises help you remember them. This useful and entertaining ebook is for intermediate and advanced learners. Topics include friends and family, work and business, dating and romance, thinking and learning, and much more. Read, enjoy and learn.
English Idioms And Expressions For Everyone, Yes, Even You!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,910. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
A collection of English idioms and expressions, and the origins of some of these expressions. Humorous illustrations and some interesting proverbs from other cultures are also included. This is a useful and fun book for anyone who speaks English, and will be referred to for many years to come. It is a great gift for a friend, or a fitting addition to your coffee table or office waiting room.
Quotations and Popular Expressions as Literature
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
This low cost eBook is an excellent way for teachers and counselors of young people to kick-start an effort to encourage worthy and educational reading in the form of easily digestible short snippets. Reading quotations and sayings easily available constitutes an excellent study of literature and helps develop straight thinking in young people and increased wisdom in older individuals.
A Collection of Proverbs, Adages and Idioms
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011 by Melissa Russell. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Proverbs are short, but memorable sayings, based on an important fact of experience that is considered true by many people. Adages which describe a rule of conduct are also known as known as "maxims". An Idiom is a common, everyday phrase or expression or saying whose meaning cannot be understood by the individual words or elements. A huge collection of famous Proverbs, Adages and Idioms.
French Conversation Guide for Beginners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,370. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
The easy way to learn the most common words and phrases. From greetings and good-byes to everyday small talk, each entry is presented in a realistic context. FRENCH CONVERSATION GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS is the definitive phrasebook to help you make the most of your time in France.
Guide de conversation anglais pour debutants
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: French. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
The easy way to learn the most common words and phrases. From greetings and good-byes to everyday small talk, each entry is presented in a realistic context. "Guide de conversation anglais pour debutants" is the definitive phrasebook to help you make the most of your time in England.
German Conversation Guide for Beginners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
The easy way to learn the most common words and phrases. From greetings and good-byes to everyday small talk, each entry is presented in a realistic context. GERMAN CONVERSATION GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS is the definitive phrasebook to help you make the most of your time in Germany.
Proverbs L.I.P
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Price: $2.80 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Sometimes life needs no explanation, but it’s often useful to be reminded of certain ideas that can touch one’s heart and sink one’s soul nearer to the Earth and beyond Heaven. Dream, love, last, but most of all, live in peace (L.I.P). Live Life and Love. Those are the three sections of this short book of proverbs; all what one would need, set in an alphabetical order for an easier reflection.