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The ancient Egyptian language
Our Price: £22.49
This book, the first of its kind, examines how the phonology and grammar of the ancient Egyptian language changed over more than three thousand years ...
An introduction to the Greek New Testament produced at Tyndale House, Cambridge
Our Price: £9.89
A companion to }The Greek New Testament{ in its Tyndale House Edition from principal scholar of the groundbreaking project Dirk Jongkind.

Practice tests for IELTS 2
Our Price: £12.59
Prepare yourself for the IELTS exam using Collins Practice Tests for IELTS Book 2By using Practice Tests for IELTS 2, you will: Feel completely confid...
The story of be
Our Price: £11.69
It's the most simple, unassuming, innocent-looking verb: 'to be'. Yet it is jam-packed with more different meanings, forms, and uses than any other En...

English grammar essentials for dummies
Our Price: £6.95
The fun and easy way to learn essential grammar rules, common usage errors, and other key concepts in the English languageUnderstanding the rules of E...
Writing. Ages 3-5 Workbook
Our Price: £2.99
Level: EYFSSubject: EnglishAn engaging Writing activity book to really help boost your child's progress at every stage of their learning! Fully in lin...

Through the language glass
Our Price: £8.99
Guy Deutscher is that rare beast, an academic who talks good sense about linguistics... he argues in a playful and provocative way, that our mother t...
A history of language
Our Price: £8.99
This second edition of Steven Roger Fischer's fascinating book charts the history of communication from a time before human language was conceived of ...

The lost world of the Torah
Our Price: £15.29
Our handling of what we call biblical law veers between controversy and neglect. On the one hand, controversy arises when Old Testament laws seem either odd beyond comprehension or positively reprehensible. On the other, neglect results when we consider the law obsolete. Even readers who do attempt to make use of the Old Testament 'law' often find
The English language
Our Price: £8.09
The English language is spoken by more than a billion people throughout the world. But where did English come from? And how has it evolved into the la...

The secret life of language
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This book looks at how language has evolved around the globe from ancestral proto-languages to our recognisable modern tongues. It demonstrates how la...
Smashing grammar
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Have you ever sent an email and then realised you've used the wrong kind of your? Do you hope for the best when writing loose or lose? Are semicolons ...

May we borrow your language?
Our Price: £7.19
The English language that is spoken by one billion people around the world is a linguistic mongrel, its vocabulary a diverse mix resulting from centur...
A brief history of the verb to be
Our Price: £27.00
A journey through linguistic time and space, from Aristotle through the twentieth century's era of syntax, in search of a dangerous verb and its sig...

Work on your phrasal verbs
Our Price: £10.79
A workbook that introduces the most frequently used phrasal verbs in English and shows you how to use them effectively.Collins Work on your Phrasal Ve...
The cabinet of linguistic curiosities
Our Price: £13.49
Paul Anthony Jones has unearthed a wealth of strange and forgotten words: illuminating some aspect of the day, or simply telling a cracking good yarn, each reveals a story. Written with a light touch that belies the depth of research it contains, this is both a fascinating compendium of etymology and a captivating historical miscellany.

Sounds appealing
Our Price: £8.99
It's not what you say, it's the way that you say it ... There have long been debates about 'correct' pronunciation in the English language, and Brit...
Handwriting. Age 5-7 Bumper book
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Level: KS1Subject: EnglishAn engaging bumper Handwriting activity book to really help boost your child's progress at every stage of their learning! In...

Times tables. Age 7-11 Bumper book
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Level: KS2Subject: MathsAn engaging Times Tables activity book to really help boost your child's progress at every stage of their learning! Including ...
Work on your idioms
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A workbook that introduces the most frequently used idioms in English and shows you how to use them effectively.Collins Work on your Idioms is a new p...