THE author of an unusual new handy pocket-sized phrasebook
is hoping to use humour to inspire people to learn a few basic bits of Japanese in readiness for the Rugby World Cup, which will be held in Japan.
The second half begins with quotes from a dog-eared Indonesian phrasebook
with its hilarious helpful 'everyday' conversations.
More than half (60%) of 16-34-year-olds have used smartphones and apps to understand a language, compared to just 39% who took a traditional phrasebook
The Qatari Phrasebook
app is a quick reference guide with both the written and spoken form of more than 1,500 common Arabic words and phrases, as well as pronunciation tips.
The Qatari Phrasebook
app is a quick reference guide that provides users with both the written and spoken form of more than 1500 common Arabic words and phrases, as well as pronunciation tips.
In the past, county players would have demanded a comprehensive set of vaccinations and a phrasebook
before even considering a transfer from Derbyshire to Leicestershire but nowadays they're buzzing around on short-term loan deals and mid-season moves.
But with a few words of Chinese from your phrasebook
and hand gestures you can easily make yourself understood.
Lazaar also hopes he can add another string to his bow before the season is over - and perhaps a Geordie phrasebook
could also be a worthwhile addition at Newcastle's training ground.
He invented the hairdryer treatment - a term which has become part and parcel of football's phrasebook
The author has organized the main body of his text in fifteen chapters devoted to how theory works, neoevolutionism, Marxism, critical theory, postcolonialism, feminism, queer theory, structruralism, agency, structure, and structuration, transgressive archaeologies, archeological biography, phenomenology, materiality and thing theory, whatever the next big thing in archeology may or may not be, and a post-modern phrasebook
. Adrian Praetzellis is a faculty member of Sonoma State University, California.
Crossword mavens may want to pick up a sudoku, or a Cherokee phrasebook
, as it's the process of learning something new that builds brain strength.