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An Introduction to English Grammar

by Gerald C. Nelson & Sidney Greenbaum

An Introduction to English grammar provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of English grammar, and can be used in the classroom, for self-study, or as a reference book. The book is organised in two...


Elements of Style

by William, Jr. Strunk

The Elements of Style (1918), by William Strunk, Jr., and E.B. White, is an American English writing style guide. It is the best-known, most influential prescriptive treatment of English grammar and usage, and...


The War of the Roman Cats: Language Course Italian Level A1

by Alessandra Barabaschi

The story in short: Annika, a young girl, is living in Rome in order to learn Italian. She shares a flat with her friend Francesca in Largo Argentina. This square is famous for the stabbing of the Roman Emperor...


Mastering the Thesis Statement

by Steve Sharp

Author Steve Sharp tells his students that the thesis statement is the sun around which EVERYTHING in their paper orbits. Every sentence must fall within its gravitational pull and obey rational orbital laws....


It's the Way You Say It: Becoming Articulate, Well-Spoken, and Clear

by Carol Fleming

NEW EDITION, REVISED AND UPDATED The must-have book for everyone who wants to be heard. More than just a book on business speech, it looks at the range of common communication mistakes--from repeating oneself...


Effective Writing for Business, College, and Life

by William Stanek

International best-selling author William Stanek helps you get the edge you need. Whether we like it or not, writing is a part of our every day lives and to get by you need an edge. Enter Effective Writing for...


Learn Sign Language in a Hurry

by Irene Duke

"I love you." "What can I get you?" "Let's take a walk."

Wanting to say simple things like these but not being able to is frustrating and disheartening--but learning how to communicate can be easy and fun! This...


The Complete Idiot's Guide to Writing Poetry

by Nikki Moustaki

You’re no idiot, of course. You’ve read poetry that has touched your heart, and you’d like to improve your own writing technique. But even though you have loads of inspiration, you’re discovering that...


Understanding Semantics, Second Edition

by Sebastian Löbner

Understanding Semantics, Second Edition, provides an engaging and accessible introduction to linguistic semantics. The first part takes the reader through a step-by-step guide to the main phenomena and notions...


The Articulate Attorney: Public Speaking for Lawyers

by Marsha Hunter, Brian K. Johnson & Caren Ulrich Stacy

Addressing the distinctive communication skills expected of attorneys—and based on three decades of experience coaching lawyers—this manual of practical, useful solutions integrates cutting-edge discoveries...


The Copywriter's Handbook

by Robert W. Bly

The classic guide to copywriting, now in an entirely updated third edition

This is a book for everyone who writes or approves copy: copywriters, account executives, creative directors, freelance writers, advertising...


T&p English-Portuguese Vocabulary 3000 Words

by Andrey Taranov

This is a learner's Portuguese vocabulary, which can help you gain a good basic knowledge of the Portuguese language. Its 3000 words will help you understand and compose simple phrases and will be useful during...


Write Great Fiction - Plot & Structure

by James Scott Bell

Craft an Engaging Plot How does plot influence story structure? What's the difference between plotting for commercial and literary fiction? How do you revise a plot or structure that's gone off course?

With...


Thank You for Arguing: What Aristotle, Lincoln, and Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion

by Jay Heinrichs

Thank You for Arguing is your master class in the art of persuasion, taught by professors ranging from Bart Simpson to Winston Churchill. The time-tested secrets the book discloses include Cicero’s three-step...


My Little Book of Verbal Antidotes

by Tony Jennings, Georges Philips & Vera Peiffer

Verbal Antidotes is a must read for anyone interested in self-improvement and self-betterment. Best selling author Georges Philips has collaborated with Tony Jennings to produce a book that to borrow a gardeners...


Keys to Great Writing

by Stephen Wilbers

Keys to Great Writing Empower your writing! Keys to Great Writing covers every aspect of the craft, showing you how to develop a writer's voice that is unique, precise, and effective. From grammar rules to revision...


What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures

by Malcolm Gladwell

What is the difference between choking and panicking? Why are there dozens of varieties of mustard-but only one variety of ketchup? What do football players teach us about how to hire teachers? What does hair...


Public Relations in the Nonprofit Sector: Theory and Practice

by Richard D. Waters

Nonprofit organizations are managing to carry out sophisticated public relations programming that cultivates relationships with their key audiences. Their public relations challenges, however, have routinely...


Dirty Sign Language: Everyday Slang from "What's Up?" to "F*%# Off!"

by Van James T & Allison O

GET D!RTY!

Next time you’re signing with your friends, drop the ASL textbook formality and start flashing the signs they don’t teach in any classroom, including:

• cool slang

• funny insults

• explicit sex...


English: An Essential Grammar

by Gerald Nelson

Ideal for native speakers and learners alike, this clear guide to the grammar of modern English will help students speak and write English with greater confidence.