The Alaska Log Building Construction Guide is written to help log builders, owner-builders, contractors, architects, engineers, and building manufacturers build log homes that meet the State of Alaska Building Energy Efficiency Standards (BEES) (see Appendix A). This book contains useful information for anyone interested in building or renovating energyefficient, quality log structures in Alaska. A number of basic procedures and techniques are described in detail to help even the novice log builder get started building his or her first log project....
English usage is a subject as wide as the English language itself. By far the greater part of usage, however, raises no ontroversies and poses no problems for native speakers of English, just because it is their natural idiom. But there are certain limited areas --particular sounds, spellings, words, and constructions--about which there arises uncertainty, difficulty, or disagreement. The proper aim of a usage guide is to resolve these problems, rather than describe the whole of current usage.
English usage is a subject as wide as the English language itself. By far
the greater part of usage, however, raises no controversies and poses no
problems for native speakers of English, just because it is their natural
idiom. But there are certain limited areas --particular sounds, spellings,
words, and constructions--about which there arises uncertainty,
difficulty, or disagreement. The proper aim of a usage guide is to resolve
these problems, rather than describe the whole of current usage....
This guide is written for the person who will use Modicon Modbus protocols and messages for communication in Modicon programmable controller applications.It describes how messages are constructed, and how transactions take place using Modbus protocol.
This guide should be used in conjunction with Modicon user guides for the types of networks and programmable controllers present in the application. Familiarity with your network layout, and with your control application, is assumed.
Traversing the design and construction process, even for an experienced hand, is
sometimes daunting. When dealing with unfamiliar terminology and professionals
in the fi eld of architecture, engineering, and construction, project owners may need
some guidance along the way and, at times, wish they had a relative in the building
business to provide them with some helpful tips.
Best Android Apps: The Guide for Discriminating Downloaders
by Mike Hendrickson and Brian Sawyer. Sách lập trình tiếng anh mời các bạn tham khảo. First and foremost, I need to acknowledge my wife for more reasons than I can count. Without
her assistance, I never would have written this book, or if I had, I’d likely have given up upon
first receiving constructive criticism.
I’d like to thank my acquisitions editor, Laura Norman, and development editor,Todd Brakke,
whose constructive criticism I’ve been largely protected from by my wife.
Purpose, the end you're aiming at, determines strategy and style. Strategy involves choke—-selecting: particular aspects of a topic to develop, deciding how to organize them, choosing this word rather than that, constructing various types of sen¬tences, building paragraphs.
A guide to escalate beginners to intermediate game creators through teaching practical game creation using Scirra construct
Learn the skills necessary to make your own games through the creation of three very different sample games
Create animated sprites, use built-in physics and shadow engines of Construct Classic
Introduction Face drawing is something that I have come to absolutely love, I'm going to say this again - absolutely love. BUT....It wasn't until I actually began to study the face in detail that I started to love portrait drawing. It's not that hard once you know the proportions of the face, but the problem is, that in my experience, many teachers are not well versed in face drawing proportions or how to construct a head, and advise you to draw by seeing only. I'm going to demystify the head here for you and give you a system for portrait...
Gain hands-on experience with PureMVC, the popular open source framework for developing maintainable applications with a Model-View-Controller architecture. In this concise guide, PureMVC creator Cliff Hall teaches the fundamentals of PureMVC development by walking you through the construction of a complete non-trivial Adobe AIR application.
Through clear explanations and numerous ActionScript code examples, you'll learn best practices for using the framework's classes in your day-to-day work.
1 Efficient natural language generation has been successfully demonstrated using highly compiled knowledge about speech acts and their related social actions. A design and prototype implementation of a parser which utilizes this same pragmatic knowledge to efficiently guide parsing is presented. Such guidance is shown to prune the search space and thus avoid needless processing of pragmatically unlikely constituent structures.
The term ìspreadsheetî covers a wide variety of elements useful for quantitative
analysis of all kinds. Essentially, a spreadsheet is a simple tool consisting of a
matrix of cells that can store numbers, text, or formulas. The spreadsheetís power
comes from its ability to recalculate results as you change the contents of other
cells. No longer does the user need to do these calculations by hand or on a
The Official Guide to the TOEFL® iBT is the leading guide to the most widely accepted English-language proficiency test in the world--the TOEFL test. Written by ETS, the makers of the test, this book includes two real full-length TOEFL tests for practice, as well as explanations of every section of the test and information on what is expected of you for every speaking and writing task. You will learn how to construct your answers and integrate the four skills needed to demonstrate academic English-language proficiency: reading, listening, speaking and writing.
Like English, Korean has different styles of speaking and writing that reflect the
genre, the setting, and the audience. A chat in a gym with a friend employs quite
different words and constructions than a news report to a national TV audience.
This chapter focuses on the use of sentence-final verb endings, whose selection is
sensitive to whether the genre is written or spoken, to whether the setting is
formal or informal, and to how close the speaker feels to the hearer.
“Vietnam Today provides constructive advice to those who wish to build lasting relationships with their Vietnamese counterparts. Most importantly, Vietnam Today helps the reader understand enduring aspects of traditional culture in the context of a country undergoing profound and rapid change.” —Patti McGill Peterson, Executive Director, International Exchange of Scholars “Mark Ashwill has provided us with a primer that will help Americans and the world community understand the people, the culture, the history and the spirit of the Vietnamese.
There is not likely to be a shortage of accessible mixed rock anywhere in the world —
even the Sahara desert and Brazil are underlaid with till from ancient glaciations (John, 1980)
— only a shortage of environmentally constructive systems set up for quarrying, grinding,
distributing and recycling the nutrients; and a lack of awareness of the need.
Appropriate for all courses in digital IC or system design using the Verilog Hardware Description Language (HDL). Fully updated for the latest versions of Verilog HDL, this complete reference progresses logically from the most fundamental Verilog concepts to today's most advanced digital design techniques. Written for both experienced students and newcomers, it offers broad coverage of Verilog HDL from a practical design perspective.