Bilingual for Speakers of English Beginner and Elementary ( A1 A2)
Author: Maria Victoria De Stefano
Category: Foreign Language Study
There are simple and funny Spanish texts for easy reading. The book consists of Beginner and Elementary courses with parallel Spanish-English texts. The author maintains learners' motivation by funny stories about real life situations such as meeting people, studying, job searches, working etc. The ALARM Method (Approved Learning Automatic Remembering Method) utilize natural human ability to remember words used in texts repeatedly and systematically. The author managed to compose each sentence using only words explained in previous chapters. The second and the following chapters of the Beginner course have only about thirty new words each. The book is equipped with the audio tracks. The address of the home page of the book on the Internet, where audio files are available for listening and downloading, is listed at the beginning of the book on the copyright page.
Archaeological Analysis of the Vera Basin (Almeria) Between the 5th and 11th Centuries
Author: Montserrat Menasanch de Tobaruela
Publisher: British Archaeological Reports
This detailed study of socio-economic change in the Vera Basin, Almería, from the 5th to 11th century AD draws on recent survey data as well as information from investigations carried out in the late 19th and early 20th century. Sites within the Vera Basin are studied in time and space, looking in particular at the spatial characteristics of materiality. Broad trends in settlement and economic shifts are outlined, including periods of settlement nucleation and dispersal, demographic growth and decline, intensive versus extensive agriculture and peaks and troughs in production activities such as metalworking and pottery. Spanish texts; English summary.