The Complete Uxbridge English Dictionary: I'm Sorry I by Graeme Garden,Tim Brooke-Taylor,Barry Cryer,Jon Naismith

By Graeme Garden,Tim Brooke-Taylor,Barry Cryer,Jon Naismith

Do phrases fail you? by no means back, as soon as you have got develop into the proud proprietor of The whole Uxbridge English Dictionary.

Every notice has a that means, yet through the years these meanings switch. Dip into those helpfully illustrated pages and you will find a number of the phrases you employ on a daily basis with no ever realising that their updated definition is whatever fullyyt assorted.

Words like 'bunny' (rather like a bun), or 'cherish' (rather like a chair), 'Cardiology' (the examine of knitwear) or 'buggery' (the learn of insects), 'Venezuala' (a gondola with a harpoon) or 'Norway' (a Geordie exclamation of surprise), 'ivy' (the Roman for "four") or 'faculty' (cockney for "there's not more PG Tips").

Thanks to The entire Uxbridge English Dictionary now you can use wide-spread, daily phrases in overall self assurance, absolutely appraised in their most modern meanings. satisfied wording!

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Historical Dictionary of Shamanism (Historical Dictionaries by Graham Harvey,Robert J. Wallis

By Graham Harvey,Robert J. Wallis

A striking array of individuals were known as shamans, whereas the phenomena pointed out as shamanism maintains to proliferate. This moment variation of the Historical Dictionary of Shamanism comprises with examples from antiquity as much as this present day, and from Siberia (where the time period “shaman” originated) to Amazonia, South Africa, Chicago and plenty of different areas. Many claims approximately shamans and shamanism are contentious and all are invaluable of debate. within the so much frequent understandings, phrases appear to refer really to those who regulate states of cognizance or input trances with a purpose to search wisdom and support from strong other-than-human people, possibly “spirits”. yet this says just a little concerning the artists, neighborhood leaders, non secular healers or hucksters, tourists in substitute realities etc to which the label “shaman” has been utilized.

This moment variation encompasses a chronology, an creation, and wide bibliography. The dictionary comprises over 500 cross-referenced dictionary entries on contributors, teams, practices and cultures which have been known as “shamanic”. This ebook is a wonderful entry aspect for college students, researchers, and a person desirous to understand extra approximately Shamanism.

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Historical Dictionary of Algeria (Historical Dictionaries of by Phillip C. Naylor

By Phillip C. Naylor

Algeria’s strategic neighborhood and worldwide value maintains to develop. Its hydrocarbon wealth, particularly common gasoline and oil, is remarkable and its receipts are the most important to the nationwide economic climate. the eu Union is a very valued hydrocarbon importer and total advertisement accomplice. The bilateral courting with France is still complicated and paradoxical. Algeria has demanded an apology for the imposition of colonialism; however it additionally acknowledges the significance of France economically, politically, and militarily, e.g., the unrest within the Sahel (notably Mali). moreover, Algeria maintains to get over its contemporary, tragic civil strife characterised by way of terrorism and extremism. Its doubtful destiny, given its getting old management, rentier economic system, and annoyed formative years, is a serious concern.

This fourth version of Historical Dictionary of Algeria covers its heritage via a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an in depth bibliography. The dictionary part has over seven hundred cross-referenced entries on vital personalities, politics, economic system, international relatives, faith, and tradition. This ebook is a wonderful entry element for college kids, researchers, and an individual desirous to understand extra approximately Algeria.

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Dictionary of Christianity and Science: The Definitive by Paul Copan,Tremper Longman III,Christopher L. Reese,Michael

By Paul Copan,Tremper Longman III,Christopher L. Reese,Michael Strauss

The Dictionary of Christianity and technological know-how provides, in a single quantity, entries on over 450 key words, theories, contributors, routine, and debates on the intersection of Christian religion and modern science.


In addition, simply because convinced themes similar to the age of the Earth and the historicity of Adam and Eve impress war of words between Christians, the dictionary contains “Counterpoints”-like essays that suggest for the perspectives most ordinarily held between evangelicals. Representatives of prime views current their arguments vigorously yet respectfully in those advocacy essays, permitting readers to match suggestions and draw their very own conclusions. The dictionary can be absolutely cross-referenced and entries comprise references and suggestion for extra reading.


Edited via Paul Copan, Tremper Longman III, Christopher L. Reese, and Michael G. Strauss, the Dictionary of Christianity and technological know-how features a top-notch lineup of over a hundred and forty individuals within the fields of bible study, theology, philosophy, heritage, and diverse sciences. a different reference paintings, will probably be worthwhile for students, pastors, scholars, and any Christian desirous to higher comprehend the main proper matters and ideas on the intersection of Christian religion and science.

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Thematische woordenschat Nederlands-Noors - 9000 woorden by Andrey Taranov

By Andrey Taranov

T&P Books woordenlijsten zijn bedoeld om u te helpen vreemde woorden te leren, te onthouden, en te bestuderen. De woordenschat bevat meer dan 9000 veel gebruikte woorden die thematisch geordend zijn.

Dit woordenboek bevat 256 onderwerpen zoals: basisconcepten, getallen, kleuren, maanden, seizoenen, meeteenheden, kleding en accessoires, eten & voeding, eating place, familieleden, verwanten, karakter, gevoelens, emoties, ziekten, stad, dorp, bezienswaardigheden, winkelen, geld, huis, thuis, kantoor, werken op kantoor, import & export, advertising, werk zoeken, activity, onderwijs, computing device, web, gereedschap, natuur, landen, nationaliteiten en meer ...

Bijzondere kenmerken van de woordenschat: de woorden zijn gerangschikt naar hun betekenis, niet volgens alfabet, de woorden worden weergegeven in drie kolommen om bestudering en zelftesten te vergemakkelijken, woorden in groepen worden verdeeld in kleine blokken om het leerproces te vergemakkelijken, de woordenschat biedt een handige en eenvoudige beschrijving van elk buitenlands woord

Deze T&P Books Woordenschat: Is aanbevolen als aanvulling bij iedere taalcursus; geschiktvoor de beginnende en gevorderde scholar; is handig voor dagelijks gebruik, bestudering en zelftesten.

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Historical Dictionary of Multinational Peacekeeping by Terry M. Mays

By Terry M. Mays

As lengthy as there were wars, there were peace tactics to settle them. within the twelfth century BC, the Egyptians and Hittites concluded one of many earliest peace treaties nonetheless in life. Peacekeeping as understood as a latest inspiration emerged out of the League of countries after global battle I. The League fielded many foreign army operations that have been basically deployments by way of the successful Allied powers to supervise neighborhood plebiscites. Peacekeeping operations have advanced to develop into crucial components in such a lot overseas makes an attempt to lead belligerents via a peace strategy. Peacekeeping operations will be nice examples of the overseas group cooperating to aid settle a crisis.

Historical Dictionary of firm Peacekeeping: 3rd Edition is a unmarried resource examine consultant for present and accomplished peacekeeping operations. With an in depth chronology; an introductory essay; an appendix with the mandates for 3 UN peacekeeping operations; a study orientated bibliography in response to quite a few different types of peacekeeping operations and matters on the topic of peacekeeping; 32 pictures of UN, european, and NATO peacekeeping operations; and over 500 go referenced dictionary entries on peacekeeping operations, humans, corporations, international locations, and occasions linked to peacekeeping and short descriptions of all at present fielded operations in addition to those who have accomplished their missions relationship again to the League of countries in 1920.

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The Godzone Dictionary: Of favourite New Zealand words and by Max Cryer

By Max Cryer

viewers to New Zealand are usually shocked – and questioned – by way of phrases and words in our language that we take without any consideration. not just will we have our personal accessory, yet we actually have a wealthy vocabulary that's precise and individual.
‘The Godzone Dictionary’ is a concise A – Z of the phrases and words that make our New Zealand language and speech styles so varied. Language professional Max Cryer examines a variety of phrases and words, laying off mild on their origins and delivering invaluable definitions. Slang phrases and expressions characteristic seriously, whereas one of many exact positive factors of this e-book is the massive variety of Maori phrases that experience turn into a part of our universal language in recent times. The directory additionally comprises the preferred names of our activities groups (so usually confused!) and an appendix of universal New Zealand acronyms completes the book.
From Rotovegas to the Naki, either Kiwis (or may still that be Pig Islanders?) and viewers to our beaches will locate the lingo of Godzone defined easily and effectively. by no means stuffy or educational, Max Cryer brings his specialist wisdom and dry wit to a booklet that's certain to be a reference for a few years to return. ‘Sweet as!’

Max Cryer is a well known author, broadcaster and entertainer. In an extended profession, he has been a schoolteacher, a compere and tv host, in addition to a performer at the opera degree in London and in cabaret in Las Vegas and Hollywood. Now a full-time author he has written many books, together with ‘Who stated That First?’, ‘Love Me Tender’, ‘Preposterous Proverbs’ and ‘Curious English phrases and Phrases’.

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Anglais / Français les volumes tout-en-un : Partage (En by Rebecca Nicolini

By Rebecca Nicolini

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