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            Reo Ora Ko te Pu: Ko te More (Levels 1-2)
              

            Reo Ora Ko te Pu: Ko te More (Levels 1-2) (Paperback)

            By Wiri, Rapata

            • RRP: $48.99
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            Reo Ora - A Maori Language Course : Ko te Pu, Ko te More (Level 1-2), covers areas such as basic pronunciation, family genealogy, nominal sentences, counting and telling the time, verbal sentences, direct object markers, possessives, location, tenses, and negation. Students wi...ll learn to engage in simple conversations in Maori. The main focus of this book is to develop a sound grammatical knowledge of Maori and basic sentence structures through oral and written exercises. As the learner progresses through each chapter, the language patterns and vocabulary become more complicated.
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            ISBN 9780473500863
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            5 Language Visual Dictionary
             

            5 Language Visual Dictionary (Paperback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $37.00
            • $27.75
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            • Pub Date
              3 Mar 20

            With over 6,500 fully illustrated words and phrases in English, French, German, Spanish, and Italian, along with a free audio app featuring all these languages, this learner dictionary is your go-to guide for five major European languages. Perfect for tourists and business travel...lers alike, DK's 5 Language Visual Dictionary is your essential companion when buying food and clothes, talking about work and interests, discussing health and sport, and studying language. The dictionary is incredibly easy to follow, with thematically organized vocabulary so you can find closely related words on a particular topic. Words and phrases are illustrated with full-colour photographs and artworks, helping to fix new vocabulary in your mind. Five comprehensive indexes provide an instant reference point for each language. The supporting audio app enables you to hear over 6,500 words and phrases spoken out loud in English, French, German, Spanish, and Italian. Available on the App Store and Google Play, the audio app is easy to use and provides an intuitive reference for language learning, helping you learn, retain, and pronounce important vocabulary, and make yourself understood.
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            ISBN 9780241413036
            Released NZ 3 Mar 2020
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Children
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            Japanese Made Easy: A situation-based guide designed to get you speaking simple Japanese from the very first day! (Revised and Updated)
             

            Japanese Made Easy: A situation-based guide designed to get you speaking simple Japanese from the very first day! (Revised and Updated) (Paperback)

            By Monane, Tazuko Ajiro; Revised by Matsunari, Yumi

            • RRP: $21.99
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            A comprehensive, situation-based guide designed to get you speaking simple Japanese from the very first day! Covers the most common social situations encountered by visitors to Japan: Greetings and simple conversation Asking directions and questions Telling the time and handling ...money Shopping and order food & drinks Counting and asking prices Traveling and taking transportation Japanese Made Easy is an accessible and thorough self-study guide that has readers using simple, everyday Japanese vocabulary and phrases within a few hours. This book has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect current usage. In this edition, all vocabulary and sentence patterns are shown in Japanese script as well as romanized Japanese and English. Revisions also include new dialogues, cultural notes, illustrations and updated vocabulary. Japanese Made Easy features: Practice exercises based on over 30 of the most important Japanese sentence patterns, with example sentences and answer keys Notes on the key points of Japanese grammar and vocabulary A detailed glossary of important Japanese words and an index of vocabulary and grammar The most common social situations encountered by visitors to Japan, including asking directions, taking public transport and ordering food This book is based on classroom materials developed at the University of Hawaii, and has been designed to help beginners build practical language skills in only a few weeks of home study. It is an accessible guide to the basic patterns of the Japanese language, and to occasions when they will be most useful to travelers in Japan.
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            ISBN 9784805313718
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2020
            Publisher Tuttle Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            You Talking to Me?: Discover the World of Words, Codes, Emojis, Signs, Slang, Smoke Signals, Barks, Babbles, Growls, Gestures, Hieroglyphics & More

            You Talking to Me?: Discover the World of Words, Codes, Emojis, Signs, Slang, Smoke Signals, Barks, Babbles, Growls, Gestures, Hieroglyphics & More (Hardback)

            By Ham, Catherine

            • RRP: $21.99
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            You Talking to Me? travels the world to explore the fascinating and cool ways humans and animals communicate.

            ISBN 9781633221550
            Released NZ 29 Mar 2017
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age Children
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            Elementary Mandarin Chinese Textbook: The Complete Language Course for Beginning Learners (With Companion Audio)
             

            Elementary Mandarin Chinese Textbook: The Complete Language Course for Beginning Learners (With Companion Audio) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kubler, Cornelius C.

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            Elementary Mandarin Chinese Textbook is a new beginner Mandarin Chinese course which enables you to quickly learn the basics of the language. The 24 lessons in this book are meant to be used in 3 hours per week of class instruction over one academic year. Students will need anoth...er 2-3 hours of outside practice and review for every hour of class time, using the materials in the accompanying Elementary Mandarin Chinese Workbook. These books can also be used by self-study learners due to the extensive explanations and free supplementary materials available - including online audio and video recordings and flash cards. The entire course can be completed in 25 to 35 weeks and teaches you the basic skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing Mandarin Chinese at a conversational level. Each lesson starts with a dialogue and includes a list of new and supplementary Chinese vocabulary along with questions and grammar notes about the dialogue, a reading section and extensive exercises (that are in the Workbook). Elementary Mandarin Chinese Textbook offers the following significant advantages over other similar textbooks: Common, everyday Chinese dialogues are used for listening and practice - complete with vocabulary lists and questions and storylines based on actual everyday experiences in China Chinese grammar is explained in simple, non-technical terms with useful notes and tips given Reading exercises are provided for all new words and phrases in each lesson Free online audio recordings by native speakers from various parts of China help you not only acquire correct pronunciation but also to understand Chinese speakers who have different accents Illustrations and supplementary video clips add authenticity to the dialogues in the book A Chinese-English dictionary is provided at the back for easy reference Chinese characters and Pinyin Romanized forms are used throughout the book (except for the reading exercises), so this book is usable by learners who wish to focu
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            ISBN 9780804851244
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2020
            Publisher Tuttle Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Mai i te Kakano
             

            Mai i te Kakano (Paperback)

            By Jacob, Heni

            • RRP: $87.99
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            Provides a unique, "more Maori", more fun way to say things in everyday situations. Written entirely in Maori, this book includes sections on Maori idiom and metaphor, common errors, and examples of language in use in a variety of settings, including the home, at the supermarket ..., at the beach and on the sports field.
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            ISBN 9780473208738
            Published NZ 2 May 2012
            Publisher Misc Pub
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (Maori)
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            Did You Burp?: How to Ask Questions (or Not!)
             

            Did You Burp?: How to Ask Questions (or Not!) (Hardback)

            By Sayre, April Pulley; Hernandez, Leeza

            • RRP: $38.99
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            This helpful how-to guide teaches kids what a question is, when to ask one, and how to form one. Friendly tips and pointers ( Keep it short! Show interest! ) help kids keep their questions appropriate and on point. Above all, the book encourages readers to keep on asking question...s--the beginning of learning about the world.
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            ISBN 9781580897372
            Released NZ 31 Jul 2019
            Publisher Charlesbridge Publishing,U.S.
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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            Leadership and Literacy: Principals, Partnerships and Pathways to Improvement
              

            Leadership and Literacy: Principals, Partnerships and Pathways to Improvement (Hardback, 1st ed. 2017)

            By Dempster, Neil; Townsend, Tony; Johnson, Greer; Bayetto, Anne; Lovett, Susan

            • RRP: $460.99
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            This book focuses on what school leaders need to know and understand about leadership for learning, and for learning to read in particular.

            ISBN 9783319542973
            Released NZ 7 Apr 2017
            Publisher Springer International Publish
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Nga Pepeha a nga Tipuna: The Sayings of the Ancestors
             

            Nga Pepeha a nga Tipuna: The Sayings of the Ancestors (Paperback)

            By Moko Mead, Hirini; Grove, Neil

            • RRP: $50.00
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            This collection contains more than 2,500 pepeha, or "sayings of the ancestors," that were gathered and compiled from all over New Zealand over a 20-year period. More than just proverbs, pepeha include charms, witticisms, figures of speech, and boasts, and they are featured in the... formal speeches heard every day on the marae and in the oral literature handed down from past generations. These expressions provide a rich source of vocabulary, using metaphor and an economy of words to show language that enriches the Maori of today.
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            ISBN 9780864734624
            Published NZ 14 Apr 2015
            Publisher Victoria University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Godzone Dictionary: Of Favourite New Zealand Words and Phrases
             

            The Godzone Dictionary: Of Favourite New Zealand Words and Phrases (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Cryer, Max

            • RRP: $34.99
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            "The Godzone Dictionary is a concise A - Z of the words and phrases that make our New Zealand language and speech patterns so different. Language expert Max Cryer examines a wide range of words and phrases, shedding light on their origin and offering helpful definitions. Slang wo...rds and expressions feature heavily, while one of the unique features of this book is the large number of Mori words that have become part of our common language in recent years. The listing also includes the popular names of our sports teams, and an appendix of common New Zealand acronyms completes the book."--Publisher information.
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            ISBN 9781775594000
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2019
            Publisher Exisle Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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