"DID IT go well?" the aide asked. The admiral, affectionately known as the Old Man, did not reply until he'd closed the door, crossed the room, and dropped into the chair at his desk. Then he said: "Go well? It did not go at all. Every blasted one of them, from the President on down, can think
The step-by-step grammar presentations in Grammar Friends introduce form, use and meaning in a way that even young beginner learners can understand and emember. The series was written to support the syllabus of Family and Friends but is an ideal supplement to any elementary general English course. There are lots of controlled activities to help children improve their written grammar and the fun interactive activities on the CD-ROM really encourage them to learn by themselves.
In her first book, Halimah (Emi) takes the reader for a dynamic and exciting journey of self-analysis. By using examples from her own life, she explains the problems we all encounter in life and helps the reader “let go … let loose … live and let live”. The “triple F effect” is a new, absolutely genius approach to philosophical questions that will change our attitude towards life in general. As an interpreter and cultural mediator, I have a special interest in human nature, ways of thinking and I always have a lot of questions, a lot of which were answered...
It’s fair to say this book would be much different if no one helped me write it. In fact, I
suspect it would be bad.
General acknowledgements, like those that follow, help reduce the chances of leaving
anyone out. The people at Macromedia are always accessible and responsive. In the case of
the Flash 8 team, though, they outdid themselves with a great product and a super-effective
This book has been in the planning stage for a consider-
able period of time. Each of us has been involved in the
care of patients with Parkinson’s disease for many years,
and we have become keenly aware of the need for a book
that will help patients and their families develop a fuller
understanding of what living with Parkinson’s is like.
When people ﬁrst learn of the diagnosis of Parkinson’s
disease, they generally know very little about this illness.
Understandably, a myriad of questions arise.