Download International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers. Vol. 1: by Sara Pendergast, Tom Pendergast PDF

By Sara Pendergast, Tom Pendergast

This entire source offers thorough assurance of flicks and filmmakers via to the spring of 2000. Entrants comprises mythical motion pictures, actors and actresses, administrators, writes and different construction artists. Entries contain an in depth essay; biographies; filmographies; finished credit; significant awards; and up-to-date bibliographies. This fourth variation contains greater than 260 new entries and greater than 2 hundred up-to-date entries.

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Download Mgombato: Digo-English-Swahili Dictionary by Joseph Mwalonya, Alison Nicolle, Steve Nicolle, Juma Zimbu, PDF

By Joseph Mwalonya, Alison Nicolle, Steve Nicolle, Juma Zimbu, Bernd Heine, Wilhelm J.G. Möhlig

The Digo language is a Bantu language categorized as E.73 (Guthrie) or North-East Coast (Nurse). The Digo individuals are the second one greatest of 9 coastal ethnies often called the Mijikenda, and are focused within the coastal region and jap slopes of the coastal hills from Mombasa, Kenya, south to Tanga, Tanzania. in keeping with Digo oral culture the Mijikenda migrated within the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries from a spot in present-day Somalia, stressed from the Galla humans. There are envisioned to be approximately 360,000 Digos in Kenya and Tanzania. The Digo humans discuss with their language as Chidigo, in keeping with the Bantu be aware variety utilizing prefixes to point demeanour or means, together with manner of conversing. the current dictionary has been compiled as a part of the continuing paintings of the Digo Language and Literacy venture, that is a part of Bible Translation and Literacy (East Africa), a Kenyan non-governmental service provider which exist to advertise using the neighborhood languages in schooling, neighborhood improvement, and non secular actions. Digo has a number of dialects, which range in either pronunciation and the phrases used. even though the authors haven't tried to standardise Digo in anyway, the dictionary displays the truth that the Digo Language and Literacy venture has been so much energetic within the region on the coast (15 km south of Mombasa) and the close to inland, 20 km from the coast. This dictionary is trilingual, directory the Digo phrases and words alphabetically, and definitions of those phrases and words are given in English and Swahili. there's no opposite record of English and/or Swahili, since it could necessarily fail to remember many Digo phrases for which there's no noticeable English or Swahili an identical. The paintings is finished via a quick Digo humans description, a grammatical comic strip and a Bibliography. - The integrated CD-ROM deals unfastened entry to the 5,311 entries of the dictionary, in addition it includes 352 audio documents of Digo phrases and examples in their use.

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Download McGraw-Hill's Essential American Idioms by Richard Spears PDF

By Richard Spears

Comprehend American English greater via studying its idioms This authoritative reference deals hundreds of thousands of yank English idioms, universal words, and colloquialisms. Entries comprise definitions and examples of idioms utilized in context. With support from McGraw-Hill's crucial American Idioms Dictionary, you'll get to grips with English because it is utilized in the media, at paintings, round the condominium, and in daily conversations. this information might help you understand English because it is spoken within the usa and upload style for your note utilization. inside of you will discover: 2,000 entries with examples of daily utilization the newest idioms utilized in the yankee lexicon enjoyable illustrations that express the humor of taking expressions too actually

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Download The Merry Wives of Windsor (Webster's Thesaurus Edition) by William Shakespeare PDF

By William Shakespeare

There are various versions of The Merry better halves of Windsor. This academic variation used to be created for self-improvement or in coaching for complicated examinations. the ground of every web page is annotated with a mini-thesaurus of unusual phrases highlighted within the textual content, together with synonyms and antonyms. Designed for college districts, educators, and scholars looking to maximize functionality on standardized assessments, Webster’s paperbacks reap the benefits of the truth that classics are usually assigned readings. A operating glossary on the backside of every web page comes in handy to scholars who're actively development their vocabularies in anticipation of taking PSAT®, SAT®, AP® (Advanced Placement®), GRE®, LSAT®, GMAT® or comparable examinations. This version exposes the reader to a greatest variety of “difficult, and infrequently encountered” phrases in examinations. instead of offer a unmarried synonym, many are supplied for numerous meanings, permitting readers to raised clutch the paradox of the English language, and stay away from utilizing the notes as a natural crutch. Having the reader decipher a word’s that means inside context serves to enhance vocabulary retention and knowing. each one web page covers phrases no longer already highlighted on earlier pages. PSAT® is a registered trademark of the school front exam Board and the nationwide benefit Scholarship company neither of which sponsors or endorses this e-book; SAT® is a registered trademark of the school Board which neither sponsors nor endorses this ebook; GRE®, AP® and complex Placement® are registered logos of the tutorial checking out provider which neither sponsors nor endorses this e-book, GMAT® is a registered trademark of the Graduate administration Admissions Council that's neither affiliated with this ebook nor endorses this booklet, LSAT® is a registered trademark of the legislation institution Admissions Council which neither sponsors nor endorses this product. All rights reserved.

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