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Whether you want to take up Spanish from scratch or brush up on your existing skills, this practical, easy-to-follow guide is for you! Inside you´ll find helpful lessons, cultural facts, handy references and much more, including a Spanish-English mini-dictionary and common verb lists. Learn how to use your skills in a variety of everyday contexts, and discover common expressions, important holidays and phrases that´ll make you sound fluent. Complete with an audio CD that allows you to hear actual Spanish conversations by native Spanish speakers, Spanish For Dummies is your one-way ticket to speaking mainland Spanish with confidence. Spanish For Dummies includes: Part I: Getting Started Chapter 1: You Already Know a Little Spanish Chapter 2: The Nitty Gritty: Basic Spanish Grammar Part II: Spanish in Action Chapter 3: Hola! Hello! Greetings and Introductions Chapter 4: Getting to Know You: Making Small Talk Chapter 5: Dining Out and Going to Market Chapter 6: Shopping Made Easy Chapter 7: Going Out on the Town Chapter 8: Enjoying Yourself: Recreation Chapter 9: Talking on the Phone Chapter 10: At the Office and Around the House Part III: Spanish on the Go Chapter 11: Money, Money, Money Chapter 12: Dónde Está? (Where Is It?): Asking Directions Chapter 13: Checking into a Hotel Chapter 14: Getting Around: Planes, Trains, Taxis, and More Chapter 15: Planning a Trip Chapter 16: Help! Handling Emergencies Part IV: The Part of Tens Chapter 17: Ten Ways to Speak Spanish Quickly Chapter 18: Ten Favourite Spanish Expressions Chapter 19: Ten Holidays to Remember Chapter 20: Ten Phrases That Make You Sound Fluent in Spanish Part V: Appendixes Appendix A: Spanish-English Mini Dictionary Appendix B: Spanish Verbs Appendix C: On the CD Appendix D: Spanish Facts Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
The fast and easy way to learn to speak Modern StandardArabic Regarded as one of the most difficult languages to learn fornative English speakers, Arabic is gaining global prominence andimportance. Recent world events have brought more and more Englishspeakers into contact with Arabic-speaking populations, andgovernments and businesses are increasingly aware of the importanceof basic Arabic language skills. Arabic For Dummies presents the language in the classicFor Dummies style. Taking a straightforward and practical approachto this complex language, it´s packed with practice dialogues andcommunication tips that will have you talking the talk in notime. * The Arabic alphabet, pronunciation, basic grammar, and therules of transliteration * The history of the language and information on classical Arabicand its dialects--focusing on Modern Standard Arabic * How to make small talk and make yourself understood whendining, shopping, or traveling around town * How to communicate on the phone and in businessconversations * Handy words and phrases for dealing with money, directions,hotels, transportation, and emergencies * Arabic culture and etiquette, including ten things you shouldnever do in Arabic countries * Recognizing Arabic symbols and characters * The book also includes an Arabic-English dictionary, verbtables, and an audio CD with dialogues from the book to help youperfect your pronunciation Written by a native Arabic speaker who helped start a year-roundArabic department at Middlebury College, Arabic For Dummiesis just what you need to start making yourself understood inArabic. CD-ROM and other supplementary materials are not included aspart of the e-book file, but are available for download afterpurchase.