Working With German Corpora by Bill Dodd

By Bill Dodd

The essays during this quantity, writen via Germanists from Britain, eire, the united states and Australia, illustrate the big power which corpus-based paintings has for German stories as a complete and the wealthy variety of labor presently being undertaken. a close advent explains uncomplicated recommendations, tools, and functions of corpus-based paintings.

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A Grammar of Kham (Cambridge Grammatical Descriptions) by David E. Watters

By David E. Watters

It is a accomplished grammatical documentation of Kham, a formerly undescribed language from west-central Nepal, belonging to the Tibeto-Burman language family members. The language has an strange constitution, containing a few features which are of quick relevance to present paintings on linguistic thought, together with cut up ergativity and its demonstrative approach. Its verb morphology has implications for the certainty of the historical past of the total Tibeto-Burman kinfolk. The publication, in response to huge fieldwork, offers copious examples during the exposition. it will likely be a invaluable source for typologists and normal linguists alike.

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Teach Yourself Irish (Teach Yourself Complete Courses) by Diarmuid Ó Sé, Joseph Sheils, Diarmuid O Se

By Diarmuid Ó Sé, Joseph Sheils, Diarmuid O Se

The purpose of this book/CD pack is to educate you to appreciate uncomplicated, daily Irish. it really is compatible for either the total newbie and for Irish those that have realized a few Irish in school yet who've had little chance of conversing it. it is a useful path, in keeping with the categories of events during which Irish is used, each one of that's handled in a separate unit. the 1st half the publication contains a lot of what you'll look forward to finding in a phrasebook, and sufficient Irish that you should get through in basic occasions. the second one half the publication will organize you to be extra adventurous, and at this level you may make extra use of the appendices in the back of the publication. each one unit has a number of dialogues, a vocabulary for every discussion, questions on the dialogues, a few cultural info, a grammar part and routines to ascertain your development. The ebook starts off with a accomplished advisor to pronunciation and on the finish of the e-book you'll find the most important to the routines, appendices which summarise the most grammar issues, an Irish-English vocabulary and an English-Irish vocabulary and, eventually, a grammar index. The accompanying double CD offers nearly 2 hours of listening fabric. The CDs (0 340 87077 X) and ebook (0 340 87073 7) is also bought individually. on the other hand, the listening fabric is additionally to be had on a double cassette which are bought by itself (0 340 87076 1) or in a pack with the e-book (0 340 87074 5).

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Swahili (Spoken World) by Living Language

By Living Language

This straightforward and potent advent to Swahili will educate you every little thing you must communicate, comprehend, learn, and write in Swahili. This application assumes no heritage within the language, and it explains each one new inspiration basically with lots of examples, making it excellent for newcomers or someone who desires an intensive overview. dwelling Language Swahili includes:·A path publication and 6 audio CDs·Two distinctive units of recordings, one to be used with the e-book, and a moment to be used wherever to check and reinforce·Natural dialogues, transparent grammar notes, vocabulary development, and key expressions·Plenty of perform, either written and recorded·Notes on tradition, food, historical past, geography, and more·Real existence “discovery” actions and net resources·An huge two-way word list

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Lucian: On the Syrian Goddess by J. L. Lightfoot

By J. L. Lightfoot

This is often the 1st designated research of an eyewitness account (attributed to Lucian of Samosata) of the Holy urban of Hierapolis in northern Syria. this article, that is offered either within the unique Greek and in translation, is likely one of the most vital literary resources for a faith of the Roman close to East in its local environment. The creation and remark for the 1st time mix literary-historical, philological, textual, and archaeological approaches.

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Dictionary of Acronyms and Technical Abbreviations: for IT, by Jakob Vlietstra

By Jakob Vlietstra

This dictionary is a suite of acronyms, abbreviations, symbolic names, identifiers, and initials getting used all through IT- and engineering-related actions. they're utilized in industries, institutes, companies and universities, all too frequently with out their meanings being outlined. parts lined through this dictionary comprise: details expertise; Electronics; electric Engineering; Telecommunications; details Networks, together with the web and world-wide-web; Computer-Aided functions; management and Accounting; production; Logistics and making plans; automated keep an eye on; and different similar matters. in addition to technical phrases, the dictionary lists abbreviated names of enterprises, meetings, symposia and workshops. With over 32,000 goods indexed, the Dictionary of Acronyms and Technical Abbreviations is the main accomplished and updated paintings of its style.

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