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Wightwick, Jane

Overview
Works: 254 works in 721 publications in 6 languages and 11,542 library holdings
Genres: Self-instruction  Conversation and phrase books  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Textbooks  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Programmed instructional materials 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Publishing director, Compiler
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Most widely held works by Jane Wightwick
Arabic verbs and essentials of grammar : a practical guide to the mastery of Arabic by Jane Wightwick( )

19 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In one compact volume, this book offers an integrated guide to both Arabic verbs and the basics of the grammar of modern literary Arabic. Each of the 28 units is devoted to one particular concept, so the user can locate specific information quickly and easily. Explanations are concise but thorough, and followed by numerous examples in contemporary language.--From publisher description
Read & speak Arabic for beginners : the easiest way to learn to communicate right away! by Jane Wightwick( Book )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in English and Arabic and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying audio CD has listening exercises and audio games to help reinforce pronunciation and comprehension
Mastering Arabic by Jane Wightwick( Book )

34 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aimed at beginning with little or no previous knowledge of the language who want to understand, speak, and read Arabic. Teaches Modern Standard Arabic, the universal language of the Arab world; includes 20 practical language lessons and two audio CDs which feature correct pronunciation by native speakers
Your first 100 words in Persian : Persian for total beginners through puzzles and games by Jane Wightwick( )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<I><B>YOUR FIRST 100 WORDS IN . . . PERSIAN</B></i> <b>A paperback original</b> <b>Takes the intimidation out of learning a new language</b> In the Your First 100 Words In series, readers are shown how to decipher and read a new script by learning 100 primary words in a new language. Covering the languages of Iran and Afghanistan, this new addition to the Your First 100 Words In series can be used by students as a supplement for their language courses, by parents as an introduction for young children, or by learners independently
Your first 100 words in Pashto : Pashto for total beginners through puzzles and games by Jane Wightwick( )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English-Arabic, Arabic-English dictionary & phrasebook by Mahmoud Gaafar( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Arabic and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a collection of 4,000 definitions of Arabic to English and English to Arabic
ISpeak Italian beginner's course : 10 steps to learn Italian on your iPod by Jane Wightwick( )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and Italian and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

APerfect for people who want conversational skills for travel and for everyday communicationEffortless navigation and the ability to track a user's progress through the program make it easy to learn a new languageAccording to Apple, more than 100 million iPods have been sold
Spanish phrase book by Jane Wightwick( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents commonly used Spanish words and phrases
Easy Arabic grammar by Jane Wightwick( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive Arabic language learning course. Key features include: sections on basic grammar and verbs, clear explanations, practice activities, answers, and Case Notes on levels of formality in Arabic. Suitable for self-study, building vocabulary, and developing grammar skills
Mastering Arabic 1 by Jane Wightwick( Book )

37 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and Arabic and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two audio CDs are available to accompany this course. The book and CDs are also available together in a pack. Mastering Arabic 1 is the most lively, accessible and carefully-paced Arabic course on the market. It is aimed at beginners with little or no previous knowledge of the language who want to understand, speak and read Arabic confidently. Mastering Arabic 1: is the bestselling course, suitable for study at home or in the classroom teaches Modern Standard Arabic, the universal language of the Arab world understood by all Arabic speakers covers a useful variety of situations you will encounter in the Arab world offers a gradual introduction to the language, script and structures through audio, video, stories and easy-to-follow explanations includes hundreds of lively exercises to help you practise what you've learnt This new edition features: an attractive full colour page design and a wealth of illustrations and photos online video on our free-to-access website with associated exercises in the book new conversational sections which encourage you to get speaking right from the start Authors Jane Wightwick and Mahmoud Gaafar share many years' experience in a combination of teaching, educational publishing and communication in the Arab world. www.palgrave.com/masteringarabic hosts a huge range of extra activities, videos integrated into this book, transcripts of the audio, a link to interactive flashcards and much more
Colloquial Arabic of Egypt : the complete course for beginners by Jane Wightwick( )

35 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new edition of Colloquial Arabic of Egypt has been completely revised and updated to make learning Egyptian Arabic easier and more enjoyable than ever before." "Specially developed by experienced teachers for self-study and class use, this course offers you a step-by-step approach to spoken Egyptian Arabic - the most widely understood dialect in the Arab World. No prior knowledge of the language is required." "By the end of this course you will be able to communicate confidently and effectively in Egyptian Arabic in a broad range of everyday situations."--Jacket
French phrase book by Jane Wightwick( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents commonly used French words and phrases
Your first 100 words in Korean : beginner's quick & easy guide to demystifying Korean script by Heejin Lee( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learners are shown how to decipher and read the script while they learn 100 primary Korean words
Spanish on the move by Jane Wightwick( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turns traffic jams into cramming sessions, for language buffs on the go. In the age of multitasking, making the most of one's spare moments is imperative, especially for beginning language students. Fun, lively, and thoroughly engaging, the Language on the move audio program series is the perfect solution for anyone wanting to learn a language in a limited amount of time
Easy Arabic script : a step-by-step guide to handwriting by Jane Wightwick( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy Arabic reader : a three-part text for beginning students by Mahmoud Gaafar( Book )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two-volume Handbook of Transportation Engineering, Second Edition offers practical, comprehensive coverage of the entire transportation engineering field. Featuring 18 new chapters and contributions from nearly 70 leading experts, this authoritative work discusses all types of transportation systems--freight, passenger, air, rail, road, marine, and pipeline--and provides problem-solving engineering, planning, and design tools and techniques with examples of successful applications. Volume II focuses on applications in automobile and non-automobile transportation, and on safety and environmental issues
Way cool Spanish phrasebook by Jane Wightwick( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents commonly used Spanish words and phrases
Arabic on the move : [the lively audio language program for busy people] by Jane Wightwick( )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabic on the move features an engaging, natural approach to language learning ideally suited for today's hurry-up world. A lively narrator guides listeners through the course, meeting up with two native Arabic speakers who take part in an unfolding story line that encompasses an array of everyday subjects, from meeting people, eating, dining, and shopping to getting around town, relating events, and describing family relationships
Your first 100 words in Arabic : beginner's quick & easy guide to demystifying Arabic script by Mahmoud Gaafar( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and Arabic and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of exercise pages and audio CD that introduces the Arabic alphabet and 100 basic words, with instruction in pronunciation and English meanings
Your first 100 words in Spanish : Spanish for total beginners through puzzles and games by Lydia Goldsmith( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches Spanish vocabulary in eight thematic categories: the home, around town, the countryside, clothing, animals, body parts, opposites, and useful expressions, and includes flash cards and an audio CD featuring games and pronunciation by native speakers
 
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English-Arabic, Arabic-English dictionary & phrasebook
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Read & speak Arabic for beginners : the easiest way to learn to communicate right away!Mastering ArabicYour first 100 words in Persian : Persian for total beginners through puzzles and gamesYour first 100 words in Pashto : Pashto for total beginners through puzzles and gamesEnglish-Arabic, Arabic-English dictionary & phrasebookISpeak Italian beginner's course : 10 steps to learn Italian on your iPodSpanish phrase bookEasy Arabic grammar
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