The Water Dictionary A Comprehensive Reference of Water Terminology 2nd EditionNewly updated and expanded, The Water Dictionary provides standardized definitions for thousands of water- and wastewater-related words, phrases, acronyms, chemicals, and microorganisms. It is an essential desk reference for all water utility employees, water resources professionals, engineers, chemists, microbiologists, teachers, and students.
The Social Construction of Age Adult Foreign Language LearnersThis book broaches the question of the social impact of age on language learners from a social constructionist perspective, thus filling a gap currently existing in the literature on age and second language acquisition.
The Semantics of English Negative Prefixes by Zeki Hamawand
The Semantics of English Negative Prefixes proposes a new system for describing the semantic properties of negative prefixes in English. Specifically, the system captures the semantic distinctions between pairs of negative words that share same bases but end in different prefixes like amoral vs. immoral, dissatisfied vs. unsatisfied, maltreat vs. m...
The Right Word Correcting Commonly Confused Misspelled and Misused WordsEnglish can certainly be a confusing language, whether you're a native speaker or learning it as a second language. The Right Word is the essential reference to help anyone master its subtleties and avoid the most common mistakes.
The Practical Guide to Special Educational Needs in Inclusive Primary Classrooms
A well-written and thought-provoking book for teachers. It offers many ideas to improve inclusive practice in primary schools, to the benefit of all pupils, not only those with additional or different learning needs' - Special magazine Written for newly-qualified teachers and students approaching the end of their training courses, this practic...
The Online Teaching Survival Guide Simple and Practical Pedagogical TipsThe Online Teaching Survival Guide offers faculty a wide array of theory-based techniques designed for online teaching and technology-enhanced courses. Written by two pioneers in distance education, this guidebook presents practical instructional strategies spread out over a four-phase timeline that covers the lifespan of a course.
The Key to Technical Translation Volume 2 Terminology Lexicography
This handbook for German/English/German technical translators at all levels from student to professional covers the root terminologies of the spectrum of scientific and engineering fields. The work is designed to give technical translators direct insight into the main error sources occurring in their profession, especially those resultin...
The Development of Phrasal Verbs in British English from 1650 to 1990 A corpus-based study
This dissertation tackles some of these and other questions concerning the nature of phrasal verbs. The purpose of the thesis is manifold. After comparing the recent history of phrasal verbs with their status in earlier stages of the language as described in the literature, the third aim of the present dissertation is to establish a rel...
The Confidence Book Building Trust in the Language Classroom by Paul Davis and Mario Rinvolucri
The Confidence Book is easy to use. Most of the activities require very little pre-lesson analysis or preparation - just an open mind (or a number of them) - and a desire to let things happen. You could say that the book has its own natural order, progressing from students teaching each other their names, right through to teachers dealing with bein...