Yoruba, Beginner's with 2 Audio CDs
by Kayode J. Fakinlede
Yoruba, one of the national languages of Nigeria, is spoken by more than 30 million people worldwide. Designed with the beginning student in mind, Beginner's Yoruba offers 15 lessons ideal for both classroom use and self-study.
Yoruba-English / English-Yoruba Modern Practical Dictionary
by Kayode Fakinlede
- A comprehensive review of the Yoruba alphabet and tonal system
- More than 26,000 total word-to-word dictionary entires-- no definitions-- which include medical terms, the basic elements, and plant and animal taxonomy
- Examples and idiomatic expressions that provide a context for new vocabulary words
- A grammar section that includes part of speech and sentence structure
- A list of Yoruba and English word roots, prefixes, and suffixes
- An appendix of scientific measurements and rudimentary mathematical terminology
Japanese, Beginner's with 2 Audio CDs
by Joanne Redmond Claypoole
Beginner's Japanese teaches the basics of Japanese grammar, vocabulary, and conversation in 25 easy-to-follow lessons. Its unique approach combines dialogues, explanations of grammar, and practical cultural information. The book also includes guides to the hiragana and katakana writing systems, sidebars featuring helpful tips for travelers and business people, and Japanese-English/ English-Japanese glossaries. The audio CDs accompany the lessons and perfect pronunciation.
Iraqi Arabic, Beginner's with 2 Audio CDs
by Nawal Nasrallah and Nadia Hussain
This introduction to the Iraqi dialect of the Arabic language is designed for both classroom use and self-study. The 12 lessons combine dialogues with easy-to-follow grammatical explanations, and include vocabulary, cultural information, and exercises that reinforce the material covered. All Arabic words are transliterated into roman script for easy understanding.
Polish-English / English-Polish Practical Dictionary
by Iwo C. Pogonowski
This bestselling dictionary, now revised, reset and redesigned, features over 31,000 entries, and is perfect for students and travelers.