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A must-read for anyone interested either in the status of Latin or in what Latinity has signified throughout any previous epoch of its existence.
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English Grammar in Use Fourth edition is an updated version of the world's best-selling grammar title. It has a fresh, appealing new design and clear layout, with revised and updated examples, but retains all the key features of clarity and accessibility that have made the book popular with millions of learners and teachers around the world.
Sign Language
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An introduction to American Sign Language illustrating each word with two to four photographs showing the beginning, middle, and end positions of the sign and instructional arrows to indicate movement
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The new bigger edition provides more than 300 American Sign Language (ASL) signs, illustrated with the same clear, easy-to-understand photos and descriptions. This book/DVD set is a must-have for all parents, grandparents, anyone else who spends time with preverbal children.
Library Magazines
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PMLA is the journal of the Modern Language Association of America. Since 1884, PMLA has published members' essays judged to be of interest to scholars and teachers of language and literature.
Central Library holdings
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English Language Notes (ELN) is a journal of English and American language and literature for literate readers as well as academics.
Central Library holdings
PAPER Central Arts Magazines Lib. Has v.1 (1963)-v.8 (1971),v.11(1973
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Birmingham Area Multicultural Organizations
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This site contains information about German companies, events and business opportunities in Alabama, and Alabama companies, events, and business opportunities in Germany
Foreign Language Instruction
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Learning languages in Duolingo is completely free – now and forever – with no ads or hidden fees. Wondering how that can be? Give it a try!
"Rocket Languages is our Editors' Choice for language-learning." PC MAG
Dictionaries
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A beta site for "exploring "potential new features for online dictionaries, which allows free access to rich language resources after users establishe an account.
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Erudite and wonderfully eclectic, this website is a good source of information on words both too new for the dictionary and those vanishing from it.
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