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The most popular Language self-study texts books currently available. Updated weekly.
Contains French words and phrases for travellers. This book includes basic grammar, a pronunciation guide and additional vocabulary.
This textbook uses modern approaches and tools to teach Sanskrit, introducing readers early on to annotated original passages. It requires no prior knowledge of linguistics or ancient languages, and clearly explains underlying structures and systems to facilitate memorisation. A dedicated website provides numerous resources for further practise.
Contains Italian words and phrases for travellers. This book includes basic grammar, a pronunciation guide and additional vocabulary.
Short Stories in German for Beginners is an unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for adult and young adult learners.
Contains Spanish words and phrases for travellers. This book includes basic grammar, a pronunciation guide and additional vocabulary.
Buongiorno Italia! is the highly successful course for beginners learning Italian. Whether learning at home or in a class, you will learn to use and understand basic colloquial Italian in a wide range of everyday situations.
3 hours of lessons on 3 CDs! The fun and easy way to communicate effectively in a new language! Want to speak Spanish? Don't have a lot of time? This practical audio set is designed to help you learn quickly and easily at home or on the road.
Discover a new and effective way to learn Turkish. With 16 units covering the four key skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening, this best-selling course comprises a book and audio support free online audio support.
Short Stories in French for Beginners is an unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for adult and young adult learners.
A practical and proven course for beginners that helps you learn to speak Dutch in three months. It lets you pick up useful grammar and build vocabulary through word lists, key Dutch phrases and model sentences. It helps you develop conversation skills through exercises based on real-life scenarios.
Short Stories in English for Beginners is an unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for adult and young adult learners.
Dutch is spoken by 23 million people, mainly in the Netherlands and Belgium, and is an official EU language. For English speakers, written Dutch can be fairly straightforward to pick up, although the pronunciation can be more of a challenge.
Join millions of people who have dramatically improved their language skills thanks to the unique Michel Thomas Method, perfected over fifty years by celebrated linguist Michel Thomas. Experience significant results in a remarkably short period of time - without books, drills, memorizing, or homework.
A text and workbook for students beginning the study of Ancient Greek. It includes carefully chosen vocabularies and extensive vocabulary notes; clear and complete presentations of all necessary morphology and syntax; large numbers of drills and drill sentences; and abundant unabridged sample passages from a variety of Greek authors and texts.
Provides you the opportunity to practise writing Chinese characters. In this workbook, playful and appealing colour illustrations are interspersed with practical pages showing learners how to write the characters themselves. It also features short facts that illuminate the meaning of a character or the origin of its shape.
UK's bestselling language learning audio series. The accompanying booklet is also available at: collinsdictionary.com/resources.
Parlez vous en Francais? Whether you are ordering frogs legs in a rustic cafe in Montmartre or cheering on the can-can girls at the Moulin Rouge, this work helps you to understand and speak French.
Talk Spanish Book
Short Stories in Italian for Beginners is an unmissable collection of eight unconventional and captivating short stories for adult and young adult learners.
Master the rules of Dutch grammar and unlock your language learning potential.
Introduces the radicals the key characters on which the language is built and reveals how they can be combined to form a wealth of more complex words and phrases.
Japanese for Busy People is the most popular Japanese language textbook series in the world. With over 20 components including texts, workbooks, CDs, videos and teacher's manuals, it is also one of the most comprehensive. Now, a decade after its first revision, the entire series has been redesigned, updated and consolidated to meet the needs of 21st-century students and businesspeople who want to learn natural, spoken Japanese as effectively as possible in a limited amount of time., The book features not only a sleek, new design but also a unit structure that
Get up and running with French.
An exciting approach to learning Spanish with the easy, relaxed appeal of an audio-only product. Over 12 hours of bestselling easy-listening. No books. No rote memorisation. No chance of failure. The accompanying booklet is also available here: collinsdictionary.com/resources.
One of the most complete and accessible books on the market
A complete course on reading and understanding Old English, designed for absolute beginners, built around authentic texts and featuring online audio to aid pronunciation
Read and write Hindi script is a clear step-by-step guide to the written language, with plenty of examples from real-life texts to show how it works in context and lots of exercises to reinforce your learning.
Ever tried to learn Spanish and found it too hard? Bestselling language coach Paul Noble has a quick and easy way to get you back on track with his unique tried-and-tested method.
YOU CAN NOW FIT LEARNING FRENCH INTO YOUR BUSY LIFESTYLE AND ENGAGE IN CONFIDENT AND ARTICULATE SOCIAL CONVERSATION.
Berlitz Phrasebook and Dictionary Arabic: a convenient, contemporary travel companion from Berlitz's trusted language experts
Learn how to read Russian script in a matter of hours!
Discover a new and effective way to learn Persian. With 21 units covering the four key skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening, this bestselling course comprises a book and audio support which is easy to download to your computer or MP3 player.
This hands-on resource shows you the ins and outs of the Spanish language and culture, acting as both a guidebook and a reference. This updated edition features hints to start speaking Spanish quickly, as well as common expressions and phrases that'll make you sound fluent.
The ideal Course of Italian for Absolute beginners. In perfect state, not opened, covered with plastic cellophane.
A unique guide to communicating in French. It will help you to find out more about French culture and to practise your spoken French with a free downloadable audio file.
An ideal introduction to the language and culture of Russia, Russian Language and People is an integrated multi-media course for beginners.
Hundreds of thousands of people have already learned French with the popular beginners' course, The French Experience. At home or in a class, you can use this hugely successful course to develop your listening, reading, writing and speaking skills.
A starter kit for learning Mandarin Chinese fast. Along with three CDs and a pocket-sized guide, it breaks up your learning into bite-sized chunks with simple conversations based on real-life situations and practice exercises giving you plenty of opportunities to test your newly acquired skills.
Master Norwegian grammar and broaden your vocabulary with your very own Norwegian Tutor. This contemporary interactive workbook features over 200 activities across a range of grammar and vocabulary points with clear goals, concise explanations, and real-world tasks.