Celebrate astonishing achievements in nine superlative-packed chapters, each featuring an inspirational Hall of Fame inductee, Venture into the natural world for thrilling encounters with the most extreme plants and animals, Meet the people breaking records with their incredible bodies and exceptional minds, Discover the stats, facts, and figures behind the world’s most popular video games, movies, TV shows, and media channels.
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The oxford beginner’s russian dictionary is an innovative guide to learning russian. Designed specifically for english-speaking adult learners who are either learning from scratch or refreshing lost language skills, it offers an easy to use dictionary, extra help with vocabulary, and essential information on living and interacting in the russian-speaking world.
Bill bryson describes himself as a reluctant traveller, but even when he stays safely at home he can’t contain his curiosity about the world around him. A short history of nearly everything is his quest to understand everything that has happened from the big bang to the rise of civilization – how we got from there, being nothing at all, to here, being us. Bill bryson’s challenge is to take subjects that normally bore the pants off most of us, like geology.
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The only thing to fear is loss of ambition. But if you’ve got plenty of that, then you have nothing to fear at all’ – neil degrasse tyson neil degrasse tyson is arguably the most influential, acclaimed scientist on the planet. As director of the hayden planetarium, and host of cosmos and startalk, he has dedicated his life to exploring and explaining the mysteries of the universe. Every year, he receives thousands of letters – from students to prisoners, scientists to priests.
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This dictionary contains more than 24,000 entries, related phrases, idioms, derivatives and words with irregular forms, and more than 200 illustrations. Like our other bilingual dictionaries, this has been specially compiled for learners of english, teachers, translators and general readers.
Now in its 99th edition, philip’s modern school atlas is an essential reference work for secondary education (14-18 year-olds), suitable for key stage 4, gcse, a-level and international schools. The contents are divided into sections for ease of use, with each page colour-coded for rapid reference.
The pocket oxford english dictionary offers over 120,000 words, phrases, and definitions. It covers all the words you need for everyday use, carefully edited from the evidence of the oxford english corpus, a databank of 21st century english, containing over 2 billion words.
සිතියම් පොතක් යනු නිශ්චිත ප්රදේශයක භූවිෂමතාව දෙනෙත් ඉදිරියේ කැටි කර දක්වන අපූරු නිමැවුමකි. මේ ශ්රී ලංකා සිතියම් පොතින් භූ ලක්ෂණ සිතියම්, දේශගුණික, ආර්ථික ප්රවාහන කලාප දැක්වෙන සිතියම් ඇතුළු සිතියම් කරණයට අදාල සියලු තොරතුරු අන්තර්ගත වේ. ආදර්ශ සිතියම් ද සහිතව ඔප කඩදාසියේ කල්පවතින නිමාවකින් යුක්තව සම්පාදනය කොට තිබේ.
Compact and handy german-english and english-german dictionary with up-to-date vocabulary. Over 40,000 words and phrases, and 60,000 translations. Includes sections on german verbs, irregular english verbs, and pronunciation help
An authoritative dictionary for students, teachers, translators and general readers includes over 50,000 entries and related phrases and idioms includes over 200 illustrations covers a wide range of scientific and technical vocabulary lists words relevant to the indian subcontinent gives accurate pronunciation in english provides detailed meanings and synonyms in english and tamil includes detailed notes on english grammar, vocabulary and usage