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            Mai i te Kakano
             

            Mai i te Kakano (Paperback)

            By Jacob, Heni

            • OUR PRICE $87.99

            Provides a unique, "more Maori", more fun way to say things in everyday situations. Written entirely in Maori, this book includes sections on Maori idiom and metaphor, common errors, and examples of language in use in a variety of settings, including the home, at the supermarket ...

            ISBN 9780473208738
            Published 2 May 2012
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (Maori)
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            Te Matapuna: Textbook
             

            Te Matapuna: Textbook (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Cormack, Ian; Keith, Michael

            • RRP: $45.99
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            Te Matapuna has a fresh new redesign for today's learners of Te la Reo. Te Ia Reo (The Current of Language) is a lively course for learning and teaching Maori. Te Ia Reo is written primarily for secondary school students, but it can be used equally well in senior primary school c ...

            ISBN 9780170425292
            Published 1 October 2018 by Cengage Learning Australia
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Te Haa o Te Reo: The Inspiration of the Language
             

            Te Haa o Te Reo: The Inspiration of the Language (Paperback)

            This resource has been developed to assist Maori in business and Maori business owners who seek to express kaupapa in their business and places of work. Inside Te Haa o Te Reo you will find a range of: - Karakia Whakatauki - opening a hui proverbs used to reinforce a message ...

            ISBN 472605
            Published by TE ROPU PAKIHI
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            This title is currently reprinting with a due date: [to be advised]
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            The Tyranny of Tongues: Fetishism and Fascism in New Zealand's Language Debate
             

            The Tyranny of Tongues: Fetishism and Fascism in New Zealand's Language Debate (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Parauhi, Chris

            • OUR PRICE $30.00

            When New Zealand's two pillars of obnoxiousness, Don Brash & Guyon Espiner, had a showdown on National Radio in early 2018, most just turned the radio off. But for those who didn't and were left wondering why not, here's the no nonsense guide to modern Manglish.

            ISBN 9780473461447
            Published 1 December 2018 by The Copy Press
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            Babel: Around the World in 20 Languages

            Babel: Around the World in 20 Languages (Hardback, Main)

            By Dorren, Gaston

            • RRP: $32.99
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            If you were to master the 20 languages discussed in Babel you could chat to more than half the world's population. Actually, you could talk to another quarter of the world, who speak them as second languages. As he did in Lingo, Gaston Dorren delves deep into the linguistic oddit ...

            ISBN 9781781256404
            Published 28 November 2018 by Profile Books Ltd
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            Nga Pepeha a nga Tipuna: The Sayings of the Ancestors
             

            Nga Pepeha a nga Tipuna: The Sayings of the Ancestors (Paperback)

            By Moko Mead, Hirini; Grove, Neil

            • RRP: $50.00
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            This collection contains more than 2,500 pepeha, or "sayings of the ancestors," that were gathered and compiled from all over New Zealand over a 20-year period. More than just proverbs, pepeha include charms, witticisms, figures of speech, and boasts, and they are featured in the ...

            ISBN 9780864734624
            Published 14 April 2015 by Victoria University Press
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            The Happiness Passport: A world tour of joyful living in 50 words
             

            The Happiness Passport: A world tour of joyful living in 50 words (Hardback)

            By Hayes, Megan C, Ph.D; Illustrated by Bryksenkova, Yelena; Bryksenkova, Ms. Yelena

            • RRP: $27.99
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            Discover the secrets of living well through this charming world tour, exploring concepts from Danish hygge to Japanese ikigai.

            ISBN 9781781318027
            Published 24 October 2018 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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            Through The Literary Looking Glass : Critical Theory In Practice
             

            Through The Literary Looking Glass : Critical Theory In Practice (Paperback)

            By Evans, Sian

            • OUR PRICE $127.99

            The conference in Dunedin 2012 was the occasion for the launch of a new resource Through the Literacy Looking Glass: Critical Theory in Practice by Sian Evans. This will be a useful resource for teachers seeking to develop their students' critical literacy skills. It is the lates ...

            ISBN 9780473215347
            Published 1 January 2012
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            It's a Wonderful Word: The Real Origins of Our Favourite Words
             

            It's a Wonderful Word: The Real Origins of Our Favourite Words (Paperback)

            By Jack, Albert

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            Collects over 500 of the strangest, funniest-sounding and most delightful words in the English language, and traces them back to their often puzzling origins. This title lets you discover why bastards should resent travelling salesmen, why sheets should remain on tenterhooks and ...

            ISBN 9780099562320
            Published 15 July 2012 by Cornerstone
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Through the Language Glass: Why The World Looks Different In Other Languages
              

            Through the Language Glass: Why The World Looks Different In Other Languages (Paperback)

            By Deutscher, Guy

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            An odyssey that takes us from Homer to Darwin, from scientists to savages, from the corridors of Yale to the rivers of the Amazon, from how to name the rainbow to why Russian water - a 'she' - become a 'he' once you have dipped a tea bag into her. It explores some of the fascinat ...

            ISBN 9780099505570
            Published 1 April 2011 by Cornerstone
            Interest Age 14+ years
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