The contents of this book reflect the author's successful experience living abroad since 1989 in Botswana, Korea, Taiwan, Saudi Arabia and Thailand.
The main points of the chapters reflect observations of what made his life and those of other expatriates abroad successful and what lead many other expatriates to failure and to return to their home country with a bad taste in their mouth, often with no idea at all of the pivotal part they played in their own downfall.
Katherine Mansfield - The Garden Party and other stories
Katherine Mansfield is probably the most famous writer from New Zealand. Her short stories are full of spiritual power and feminine life perception. All her literary works are remarkable by a special psychological analysis of the character. Modern critics consider Mansfield to be a very sincere author, who writes from her personal inner world instead of simply copying the general reality.
Long ago when the world was brand new, the sun rose into the sky and brought the first day. Then, from every side, from under leaves and frdm behind rocks, creatures began to appear. To begin with, all the creatures were rather alike - they had no idea what they were going to become. All these stories are beautifully told by one of our leading poets, Ted Hughes.
This volume contains new research on the lexicon and its relation to other aspects of linguistics. These essays put forth empirical arguments to claim that specific theoretical assumptions concerning the lexicon play a crucial role in resolving problems pertaining to other components of grammar.
Magazine brings the intelligent, interested ordinary person the latest scientific and technological breakthroughs, while examining the issues that these throw up. It hails from the US and features cutting-edge technology and insightful commentary from scientists, scientific journalists, and other experts at the forefront of scientific study but is always presented in an interesting, vibrant way that breathes life into the subject
The book provides systematic development of students´ listening and speaking skills. It also offers excellent preparation for the revised Cambridge First Certificate Examination for December 2008 or any other examinations at the same level.
Journey of Amazon and other 1000 rivers."CALYPSO" North coast of Brazil; Western atlantic and other. Many storyes and beautiful color pictures. Offers an account of his exploration of the Amazon, tracing the river from its mouth to its source, detailing the ecology, wildlife and etc.