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In ten impassioned essays, veteran Texas environmental advocates and conservation professionals step outside their roles as lawyers, lobbyists, administrators, consultants, and researchers to write about water. Their personal stories of what the springs, rivers, bottomlands, bayous, marshes, estuaries, bays, lakes, and reservoirs mean to them and to our state come alive in the landscape photography of Charles Kruvand.
Listening to Chinese is a set of textbooks compiled for adult Chinese language students to improve their listening skills. Based on the first edition, it has replaced the outdated language data and added after-class exercises referring to the outline of the new HSK. This series is divided into three levels, elementary, intermediate and advanced, for students having learned 600-5000 Chinese words to choose the right levels according to their Chinese proficiency. This is Book 1 of the elementary level. It has altogether 16 lessons in four units. Each unit is composed of four lessons and followed by a unit test. Besides the lessons teaching pronunciation, each lesson includes the "intensive listening part"(including words, texts and warm-up exercises for the new HSK) and the "extensive listening part" (can be used as the selective or supportive teaching materials). Each lesson is usually finished within 4-6 class hours. The texts in this book are close to reality, covering a wide range of topics; its questions are diverse in form and moderate in the degree of difficulty. It can increase and stimulate students' interest, helping them gradually improve their listening skills. Based on the outline of the new HSK Level 3, the exercises include such types as "answer the questions", "true or false questions", "fill in the blanks" and "listen and choose", so they can be used to test how well students have understood the recording materials, and to develop their comprehensive analysis skills, expressive skills and linguistic sensitivity. This book is also accompanied by Listening Scripts and Reference Answers and a CD.
Arthur Conan Doyle (1859 - 1930) was an English writer best known for his detective stories about Sherlock Holmes. This book consists of one fascinating mystery novel "The Parasite" and two intriguing short stories: "The Love Affair of George Vincent Parker" and "The Cabman's Story".
Help toddlers discover and learn about the world around them with these essential board books.Colours helps busy, curious toddlers explore their world and develop their vocabulary by introducing lots of wonderful colour words. This robust board book will withstand many happy hours of looking, holding, exploring and reading, while the playful, witty illustrations will be loved by parents and children alike. A brilliant fold-out surprise at the end adds a fun recap of all the learning in the book.
Beloved twins Topsy and Tim find fun and adventure in the real world. Their engaging stories are reassuring for young children having first experiences of their own. In Topsy and Tim: Have Their Eyes Tested, the twins have an eye check at school, Topsy visits the optician's for extra tests and little Stevie Dunton needs glasses. Showing the latest eye test procedures and equipment, and approved by a Boots Opticians specialist, this book is perfect for sharing with any children who need their eyes tested.
From calligraphy to embroidered silk, readers can learn the ancient techniques behind the crafts whilst colouring in the stylishly designed pages. This book provides an interactive way of learning about the images, motifs and colours used in Chinese culture.Part of a collectible series of stylish and sophisticated colouring books, which also includes patterns from Africa, India, Egypt and Mexico designs from, Art Deco, Art Nouveau and Arts & Crafts patterns, and Medieval and Islamic designs. Not just for kids, this book, with a de-branded cover, taps into the current trend for Adult Colouring Books.
The Student's Book features eight topic-based units to maximise the exam performance of school-age learners. The CD-ROM provides interactive grammar, vocabulary and exam skills tasks including listening and the Workbook provides further practice of language and vocabulary. The Audio CD contains the listening material for the Workbook. Student's Book Audio is available separately. Course users have exclusive access to a further practice test with audio via a URL in the Student's Book.
Not since Brian Froud's conceptual design work with Jim Henson on the classic films The Dark Crystal and Labyrinth has he created a faerie world with such imagination, dimension, depth, and detail. Trolls features new and classic work by both Brian and his wife, Wendy, woven together along with artifacts and symbols of the natural world to create a fascinating revelation about the world of trolls. The book explores trolls and troll culture, revealing their philosophies, their home life, and their world attitudes through their tales, mythology, and archaeology. Trolls affirms that trolls are real, that they have lived and are living now. The texture of the world and the deeply immersive, cinematic images will appeal to the legions of fantasy - and Froud - fans.
Super Safari British English edition is a three-level pre-primary course that welcomes very young children to English through stories, songs and plenty of playtime while supporting their cognitive, motor-sensory and social development. The Class Audio CDs Level 1 contain all the listening material to use with the Pupil's Book 1 and Activity Book 1 together with happy action songs and chants to make learning memorable and fun.
Based on extensive research, Grammar and Beyond ensures that students study accurate information about grammar and apply it in their own speech and writing. This package includes the Student's Book, Level 1, and Writing Skills Interactive, Level 1. In the Student's Book, learners study the grammar in a realistic text and through corpus-informed charts and notes. The exercises provide practice in reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Students learn to avoid common mistakes and to apply the grammar in academic writing. Writing Skills Interactive is an online course providing instruction and practice in academic writing skills and academic vocabulary. Animated presentations of the writing skills lead to automatically graded practice. Each unit closes with a quiz, which allows students to assess their progress.
An exciting, seven-level course that enhances young learners' thinking skills, sharpening their memory while improving their language skills. This exciting seven-level course, enhances your students' thinking skills, improving their memory along with their language skills. The Starter Workbook includes exercises to develop creativity, encourages cross-curricular thinking with fascinating 'English for school' sections and lively stories that explore social values. For each Student's Book page, this Workbook features a page of activities. Includes colourful mini picture cards!
Kevin Johnson The Power of Legacy and Planned Gifts. How Nonprofits and Donors Work Together to Change the World
The Power of Legacy and Planned Gifts provides practical knowledge and tools nonprofits need to connect with loyal donors, resulting in a stream of future income that will sustain and advance their mission. Filled with illustrative real-world examples and cases, as well as worksheets to guide the reader, the book details a simple, multi-stage process for nonprofits to build a pipeline of future bequest income and offers donors perspective on making their gifts in a way that will best accomplish their goals. Praise for The Power of Legacy and Planned Gifts «Kevin Johnson has done a great job making clear the process and the implications of a bequest to a charity. A nonprofit's workers and its donors will be well served in reading this book.» —Bill Gates, Sr., author, Showing Up for Life «Regardless of the size, vintage, or mission of your organization, you can use this book. If this is the part of fundraising you have been avoiding, Kevin's sensible advice can get your team started and get results sooner than you think.» —Joan Flanagan, fundraiser, Center for New Community, and author, Successful Fundraising «Bequests are the key for small and medium-sized charities to survive and thrive. Kevin clearly shows how board and staff can easily develop the comfort and confidence to build effective relations with donors, and help them tell their stories and express their deepest values through bequests. Oh, that we all had this book years ago!» —Roger Ellison, vice president for planned giving, West Texas Rehabilitation Center Foundation «Kevin's insights into donor motivation and the richness of our story have resulted in a substantial increase in planned gifts to our organization.» —Karlene McCabe, executive director, Greenbelt Land Trust Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
The long-awaited second edition of the successful book covering molecular switches now in two volumes! Providing principles and applications this book brings you everything you need to know about molecular switches – a hot topic in the nanoworld. The major classes of molecular switches including catenanes, rotaxanes, azobenzenes together with polymer and biomolecular switching systems and DNA based switches are covered. Chemists and material scientists interested in one of the most innovative areas of their science will benefit greatly from reading this book. «This book will appeal most to organic chemists, because of the way new structures are introduced through their synthesis, but it will also provide a useful introduction for other scientists, provided they are conversant with molecular structures.» (Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry) «… a comprehensive and up-to-date insight …» (Chemistry & Industry)