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The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll Through the Hidden Connections of the English Language

The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll Through the Hidden Connections of the...

Mark Forsyth

Language: history & general works; linguistics

Hardback

The massive Christmas 2011 bestseller and Radio 4 Book of the Week [more]

$32.95

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Jane Eyre (Region 4 DVD)

Jane Eyre (Region 4 DVD)

Cary Fukunaga

Languages & ESL

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Will the Phoenixes Ever Return?: The San Qu Verse of Ma Zhiyuan

Will the Phoenixes Ever Return?: The San Qu Verse of Ma Zhiyuan

Cliff Pannam

Language: reference & general; Poetry

Hardback

Translations of Ma Zhiyuan's poetry. He lived (1250-1321) at a time when China, for the first time in its history, came under... [more]

$29.95

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Modern Manglish: Gobbledygook Made Plain

Modern Manglish: Gobbledygook Made Plain

Neil James, Harold Scruby

Language: history & general works; Reference; Humour

Paperback

'Modern Manglish explores the traditional linguistic traps of mixed metaphors and mispronunciation, new words and old cliches,... [more]

$24.95

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Adventures of Tintin: Remastered (5 DVDs Region 4 21 Episodes)

Adventures of Tintin: Remastered (5 DVDs Region 4 21 Episodes)

Herge

Languages & ESL

DVD video

Reporter by trade, adventurer and detective by circumstance, Hergé's Tintin is one of the world's most popular and... [more]

$49.95

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Is That a Fish in Your Ear?: Translation and the Meaning of Everything

Is That a Fish in Your Ear?: Translation and the Meaning of Everything

David Bellos

Language: reference & general; Language: history & general works; linguistics

Hardback

People speak different languages, and always have. We all use translation to cope with the diversity of languages. This title... [more]

$39.95

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Life without the Boring Bits

Life without the Boring Bits

Colleen McCullough

Biography; Biography: general; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Prose: non-fiction

Hardback

World famous writer Colleen McCullough has always resisted the idea of producing an autobiography, pleading as her excuse... [more]

$39.99

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The Secret Life of Pronouns: What Our Words Say About Us

The Secret Life of Pronouns: What Our Words Say About Us

James W. Pennebaker

Language & Linguistics; Usage & grammar guides; Language: history & general works; linguistics

Hardback

A surprising, and entertaining, explanation of how the words we use (even the ones we don't notice) reveal our personalities,... [more]

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Preposterous Proverbs: Why Fine Words Butter No Parsnips

Preposterous Proverbs: Why Fine Words Butter No Parsnips

Max Cryer

Language: reference & general; Dictionaries; Reference; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon... [more]

$22.99

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The History of English Spelling

The History of English Spelling

Christopher Upward, George Davidson

linguistics; Historical & comparative linguistics; Phonetics, phonology

Paperback

The History of English Spelling reveals the history of Modern English spelling, tracing its origins and development from... [more]

$44.95

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Delicatessen (Region 4 DVD)

$19.95

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Danger Man: The Complete Series (13 DVDs)

$119.95

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Southeast Asia Phrasebook & Dictionary

Southeast Asia Phrasebook & Dictionary

Branislava Vladisavljevic

Language phrasebooks; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Southeast Asia... many faces, many places, many ways to get tongue-tied. From Hue to Vientiene, from Phuket to Phnom Penh,... [more]

$15.99

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Brazilian Portuguese: Beginner

Brazilian Portuguese: Beginner

Rita Ferraro

Usage & grammar guides; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Brazilian Portuguese: Beginner 1 is aimed at English-speakers who have not had any previous exposure to learning Portuguese.... [more]

$29.95

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Essential Indonesian: Speak Indonesian with Confidence!

Essential Indonesian: Speak Indonesian with Confidence!

Iskandar P. Nugraha, Katherine Ingham

Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Language self-study texts; Languages & ESL

Paperback

A concise Indonesian phrase book and guide to Indonesian language, Essential Indonesian contains basic vocabulary necessary... [more]

$12.99

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Asterix French: Asterix Chez Les Pictes

Asterix French: Asterix Chez Les Pictes

Jean-Yves Ferri

Graphic novels; Languages & ESL

Hardback

A new Asterix book! The 35th book in the series and the first to be written by someone other than Rene Goscinny or Albert... [more]

$29.50

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Wordsmiths and Warriors: The English-Language Tourist's Guide to Britain

Wordsmiths and Warriors: The English-Language Tourist's Guide to Britain...

David Crystal, Hilary Crystal

Language: history & general works; linguistics; Travel writing

Hardback

Who formed and shaped the English language? David and Hilary Crystal take us on a journey through Britain to discover the... [more]

$38.95

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Making Connections Level 3 Student's Book: Skills and Strategies for Academic Reading

Making Connections Level 3 Student's Book: Skills and Strategies for Academic...

Kenneth J. Pakenham, Jo McEntire, Jessica Williams

ELT: reading skills; ELT: English for academic purposes; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Making Connections teaches an extensive range of reading skills and strategies in order to prepare students for college reading.... [more]

$44.95

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Oxford English Mini Dictionary

Oxford English Mini Dictionary

Oxford Dictionaries

Language: reference & general; Dictionaries

Paperback

An easy-to-use dictionary containing 90,000 up-to-date words, phrases, and definitions. [more]

$9.95

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How to Speak Klingon: Essential Phrases for the Intergalactic Traveler

How to Speak Klingon: Essential Phrases for the Intergalactic Traveler

Ben Grossblatt

Television; Language: history & general works; Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Science fiction; Popular culture; Humour

Hardback

Master the harsh, guttural language of Klingon with this hilarious and helpful sound guide! [more]

$22.95

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Operation: Marie

Operation: Marie

Lawrence Tajevot

Languages & ESL

Paperback

A quirky romantic odyssey from the cobblestones of Montmartre. [more]

$49.95  $39.95

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Tapis Volant 1 Workbook & DVD 3rd Edition

Tapis Volant 1 Workbook & DVD 3rd Edition

Jane Zemiro, Alan Chamberlain

Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); Languages & ESL

Paperback

The workbooks offer a wealth of consolidating and reinforcing exercises to revise language and structures, plus: a ? A PIN... [more]

$34.95

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Kodansha's Furigana Japanese Dictionary

Kodansha's Furigana Japanese Dictionary

Masatoshi Yoshida, Yoshikatsu Nakamura

Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries; Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Languages & ESL

Hardback

A comprehensive, communicative, and practical guide to using Japanese, Kodansha's Furigana Japanese Dictionary is an invaluable... [more]

$92.00

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Tapis Volant 2 - Student Book

Tapis Volant 2 - Student Book

Alan Chamberlain, Jane Zemiro

Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); Educational: Languages other than English; Languages & ESL

Paperback

The Tapis Volant series is a market-leading French teaching and learning resource that has been so successful it is now in... [more]

$53.50

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IELTS Foundation: Student's Book

IELTS Foundation: Student's Book

Rachael Roberts, Joanne Gakonga, Andrew Preshous

ELT: learning material & coursework; ELT examination practice tests; Languages & ESL

Paperback

IELTS Foundation Second Edition retains all of the best elements of the original course and brings it up to date with new... [more]

$65.99

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