Happy Birthday

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Автор: Steel Danielle

In this beguiling new novel, Danielle Steel tells the story of three very different people, each of whom, on the same day, reaches a crucial turning point in life — a rite both bittersweet and full of hope, a time to blow out the candles, say goodbye to the past, …

The Fight for English: How language pundits ate, shot, and left

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Автор: Crystal David

Lynne Truss’s ‘Eats, Shoots and Leaves’ injected new life into the long-standing arguments over rights and wrongs in English usage. Now David Crystal brings together his own distinctive style and unique expertise to provide the first thorough-going assessment of the ongoing debate. With a lively, humorous, and accessible approach, Crystal …

Why Oh Why Are Deserts Dry?: All about Deserts

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Автор: Rabe Tish

In this latest installation of the Cat in the Hat’s Learning Library, the Cat takes Sally and Dick to explore different kinds of deserts around the world, from the hot, dry Sonoran and Mojavi to the bitter cold Gobi and Antarctica. Young readers learn why deserts are dry, and how …

BEC Practice Tests Preliminary: Book (without Key): Lower Intermediate: Preliminary Lower-intermediate l

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Автор: Vanessa Jakeman

This is a series of three practice test books for the revised Business English Certificate exams.

Little Red Hen

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Based on the classic fairy tale. Little Red Hen wants help planting and cutting the wheat, grinding the flour and making the bread, but the cat, the rat and the dog refuse to join in — until the bread needs eating! Read it yourself with Ladybird is one of Ladybird’s …

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

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Автор: Stoppard Tom

Two minor characters from «Hamlet» offer a novel view of the melancholy Dane.

Basic Grammar in Use. Student’s Book with Answers

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Автор: Murphy Raymond

Basic Grammar in Use, Third edition, is the lower-level text in the Grammar in Use series. It focuses on the fundamental grammar structures normally taught in basic or introductory courses. Each of the 116 units in the Student’s Book is presented in a two-page spread, with simple explanations on the …

The Penguin Concise Encyclopedia

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Автор: David Crystal

World-renowned linguist and reference editor, David Crystal, brings us the third edition of «Penguin’s Concise Encyclopedia». This abridgement condenses the core material in the third edition of the «Penguin Encyclopedia» which has already reached a world sales total of over 23,000 copies in hardback. David Crystal has a gift for …

1,227 QI Facts to Blow Your Socks Off

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Автор: Lloyd John

QI is the smartest comedy show on British television, but few people know that we’re also a major legal hit in Australia, New Zealand, Israel and Africa and an illegal one on BitTorrent. We also write books and newspaper columns; run a thriving website, a Facebook page, a Twitter feed; …