Whether you are looking for a room, visiting a monastery, or bargaining for a bus seat, Learning Practical Tibetan will make immediate communication with Tibetans easy and fun. This book is designed for anyone wishing to communicate with Tibetans, either in Asia or in the West, and is suitable for beginners as well as for students familiar with the Tibetan language. Learning Practical Tibetan begins with a simple but complete grammar so that you can immediately begin to form your own sentences. Using both Tibetan script and an easy-to-understand phonetic system, the book then presents useful vocabulary, phrases, and dialogues related to situations you might encounter with Tibetans: eating in restaurants, shopping, speaking to monks, traveling with pilgrims, or visiting a Tibetan doctor. The appendix provides helpful sections on Tibetan numbers, dates, telling time, festivals, religious terms, and an extensive vocabulary list. To help you learn how to pronounce Tibetan words correctly, mp3 files of Yanki Tshering reading Tibetan text found in Learning Practical Tibetan are available for download at this link: http://www.shambhala.com/learning-practical-tibetan.html
New York Shopping Guide, Boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx, 1909:A Hand-Book of Practical Information Adapted to the Use of Visitors to the Metropolis (Classic Reprint) Unknown Author
New York Shopping Guide, Boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx, 1915:A Hand-Book of Practical Information Adapted to Every-Day Reference, Giving the Location of Hotels, Banks, Express Companies, Churches, Libraries, Art Galleries, Museums, Clubs, Places of A. J. Howe
New York Shopping Guide, Boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx, 1912, Vol. 43:A Hand-Book of Practical Information Adapted to Every-Day Reference, Giving the Location of Hotels, Banks, Express Companies, Churches, Libraries, Art Galleries, Museums, Clubs, A. J. Howe
From the editors of ´´Domino´´ magazine, the new dcor bible, comes a chic, gorgeously designed package with insider tips, tricks, and practical advice for every room in the house. Expert decorating tips, lush photography, and shrewd shopping strategies converge in a straightforward guide.Simon & Schuster
You want to lose weight in the ´´problem areas´´ stomach, arms, and hips and keep your desired weight permanently? Since more than 50 years the hCG Diet makes exactly this possible. Until now this way of weight loss was reserved for the rich and famous because this lavish course of treatment with the endogenous substance hCG was, and still is, very expensive. Nowadays, homeopathic or hormone-free, bio-energized drops exist which are a less expensive, but just as effective alternative. Detailed explanations for the day-to-day course of the diet, delicious recipes, practical shopping lists, and helpful tips make the hCG Diet suitable for men and women in their everyday life. User Blog (German): www.hcgerfahrung.wordpress.com
This full-colour cookbook is designed to help parents improve their child´s diet. The ground-breaking Food for the Brain study, in which Patrick and his team worked with parents, teachers and school caterers to improve children´s nutrition, showed dramatic improvements in energy, mood and concentration amongst the children following the study guidelines. The aim of this book is to share those guidelines and the recipes that produced such great results. Each recipe is carefully designed to provide optimum nourishment to aid with mental development, behaviour and academic performance. Smart Food for Smart Kids also contains menu plans and practical advice on planning, shopping, eating out and dealing with fussy eaters.
Easy English Step-by-Step for ESL Learners is based on the idea that the quickest route to learning this subject is building a solid foundation in the basics. You won´t find a lot of pointless discussion; instead, you get an original, step-by-step approach to mastering English, with important concepts linked together by clearexplanations, appropriate exercises, and helpful answers. The first steps introduce you to the everyday expressions of the English language, allowing you to communicate in a variety of everyday situations almost immediately. Gradually, a series of interconnected steps takes you from simple to more challenging concepts at your own pace, with a variety of increasingly difficult exercises to practice what you´ve learned. After working through these exercises, you´ll have a better grasp of the subject along with the knowledge and skills you need to handle English with confidence. Easy English Step-by-Step for ESL Learners features: * Easy-to-understand grammar explanations with multiple examples * Realistic conversations for practical situations, from Shopping to Getting Around Town and Making Friends * Helpful communication strategies, including the use of gestures and body language * Exercises to help test what you´ve learned and measure progress * Online audio recordings to improve pronunciation and fluency Danielle Pelletier is the president of English League, a translation and workforce training companythat provides English and foreign-language training and cross-cultural education to international students andprofessionals working in universities and corporations.
With this fun, user-friendly, and uniquely visual Japanese language course, you can teach yourself Japanese in just 12 weeks. DK´s 15-Minute Japanese--now relaunching with a new free audio app--is the perfect course for busy people who want to learn Japanese fast. Twelve themed chapters are broken down into easy-to-follow 15-minute daily lessons, spanning a range of practical themes, including socializing, doing business, food and drink, travel, and shopping. Each lesson combines vocabulary and grammar essentials with attractive full-color photographs, making it quick, easy, and fun to learn new Japanese vocabulary. There is no writing or homework--you simply use the cover flaps to hide the answers to exercises and test yourself as you learn. Each chapter ends with a review module, so you can track your progress and identify any areas where you need further practice. The free audio app enables you to hear Japanese words and phrases spoken by native speakers. You can also record yourself, compare with native speakers, and re-record as desired. Use the app alongside the book´s easy-to-use pronunciation guides to perfect your pronunciation and practice Japanese conversation in real-life situations. Whether you´re starting from scratch or just in need of a refresher course, there´s no easier way to learn Japanese than with 15-Minute Japanese. 15-Minute Audio App: All the numbered exercises in each lesson, apart from the Warm ups at the beginning and the Say it exercises at the end, have recorded audio, available via a free app. The app also includes a function to record yourself and listen to yourself alongside native speakers. The app is available on the App Store and Google Play. Once it has been downloaded, each time a title is purchased, the audio for that title can be downloaded to the user´s device and used alongside the book.
Discover this vibrant city with the most incisive and entertaining travel guide on the market. You can take this handy, pocket-sized book out with you anywhere, any time. Whether you plan to explore the Ben Youseff Medersa, mingle with the storytellers on the Jemaa el Fna or go shopping in the souks, Pocket Rough Guide Marrakesh will show you the ideal places to sleep, eat, drink, shop and visit along the way. - Perfect for short trips - compact and concise, with all the practical info you´ll need for a few days´ stay. - Free pull-out map, as well as full-colour maps throughout - navigate the backstreets around Souk Smarine or explore the southern Medina without needing to get online. - Things not to miss - Rough Guides´ rundown of Marrakesh´s unmissable sights and experiences. - Itineraries - carefully planned days to help you organize your visit. - Independent, trusted reviews written with Rough Guides´ trademark blend of humour, honesty and insight, with options to suit every budget. - Stunning images - a rich collection of inspiring colour photography.