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
Linguistics is a comprehensive crosslinguistic introduction to the study of language, and is ideal for students with no background in linguistics. A comprehensive introduction to the study of language, set apart by its inclusion of cross-linguistic data from over 80 different spoken and signed languagesExplores how language works by examining discourse, sentence-structure, meaning, words, and soundsIntroduces psycholinguistic and sociolinguistic issues, including language acquisition, neurolinguistics, language variation, language change, language contact, and multilingualism
The ideal book for people who want to increase their word power. Thorough coverage of 1,200 words and 240 roots while introducing 2,300 words. The Vocabulary Builder is organized by Greek and Latin roots for effective study with nearly 250 new words and roots. Includes quizzes after each root discussion to test progress. A great study aid for students preparing to take standardized tests.
Study Pack 2 is a comprehensive English language training course designed for independent study by seafarers of any rank or nationality. The course is aimed at seafarers with a lower-intermediate to intermediate level of English. It combines detailed language input with extensive practice of language skills within authentic maritime contexts.
In Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights, we have a tale of romance. Follow the sordid journey of Heathcliff as he seeks revenge for losing his soul-mate Catherine to Edgar. This is a study of the nature of love including good versus evil, chaos versus order, selfishness and betrayal and obsession.
A Study in Scarlet was the first Sherlock Holmes book written by Scottish author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in 1887 when Conan Doyle was only 27 years of age. This is a classic detective mystery novel where Dr. John H. Watson meets the greatest detective Sherlock Holmes and together they solve a case of murder.