This book is permanently bargain priced. Have you ever ordered leather cheese? Have you ever told your cab driver that your hotel is located on One-Way Street? I doubt it. But English speakers trying to speak German say bizarre things like this all the time and I, for one, feel their pain. Acutely, even. They are speaking Dumb Deutsch. And they have no one else to blame but themselves. The German language is complex, treacherous and terribly difficult to learn, you see. Dumb Deutsch, on … [Read more...] about Bargain Book: Dumb Deutsch: Absurd German Language Errors (auch für deutsche Leser geeignet) by Hermann Observer
This book contains over one hundred jokes which can be read and enjoyed just like a regular joke book. But unlike other joke books, this one will not only entertain but also enable you to learn Spanish. Each joke has three levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Spanish words and phrases are introduced into the text gradually and always in context, which means you can easily guess the meaning without having to reach for a dictionary. Choose your level and read the jokes in order or use … [Read more...] about Learn Spanish Substitution Method Joke Book by Neil McFarlane
Sign Changes is a novel about ideas and the ways they have changed us. It is about the way you came to understand the very words you are reading now. About the origins of symbol use. Kpol and his tribe struggle to survive an ice age 100,000 years ago and adapt to new ways. In 16th century England, a young boy leaves the countryside to learn to read and print books. In the near-present computer age, a man and woman prepare for the bombs they fear will fall. And in the distant future, a new form … [Read more...] about Sign Changes by Bart Hopkins Jr.