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101 Things a Translator Needs to Know By WLF Think Tank
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This is a book for beginners. It’s also a book for seasoned professionals, students and teachers. For freelancers and staff translators. For amateurs and experts, generalists and... More > super-specialists — be they certified and sworn, recognised, authorised... or simply tantalised by translation’s potential for a varied and enriching career. The authors are all successful translation professionals in fields ranging from highly technical to literary. Here they share insights and tips about what translation involves and how a professional translator needs to think, work and act when dealing with clients and colleagues.< Less
Making Books for Young Learners By Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord
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Making books gives young children a creative way to learn subject matter while developing basic skills. They gain fine motor control as they fold paper and use scissors, hole punches, and glue. By... More > taking part in a sequential activity, they learn to follow directions and pay attention to details. Making Books for Young Learners is packed with seventeen projects, detailed step-by-step directions, and lots of reproducible pages to make bookmaking easy and fun for you and your children.< Less
ev360 Educational Solutions - Realtime Speed Development II By Kay Moody
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Welcome to the second speedbuilding book using ev360 Educational Solutions Realtime Theory formerly known as “The Moody Method for Machine Shorthand.” As mentioned in ev360 Realtime... More > Speed Development I, this method of speedbuilding is not new or unique, but it is the teaching method that has been proved to be the most effective in developing the psychomotor skills required in building machine shorthand speed, skill, and accuracy. Students who practice the lessons systematically and follow the directions for speedbuilding will progress faster than “simply” practicing or writing on their machines without goals, directions, and guidance.< Less
Weather and Climate By Stefan Becker
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The book provides concise information on numerous aspects of weather and climate such as solar energy and the seasons, the atmosphere, solar radiation, air temperatures, air pressure and winds,... More > global circulation, upper air circulation, wind systems, water in the atmosphere, adiabatic processes, thermal stability, clouds, precipitation, air masses, mid-latitude cyclones, thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, weather forecast, El Niño, climate change, air pollution, urban climate, and human bioclimatology.< Less