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By Ralph Penny

This revised and accelerated variation of Ralph Penny's authoritative textual content comprises new fabric at the nature of linguistic heritage, the concept that of global Spanish, approaches of convergence and divergence in Spanish and the English/Spanish interface. This variation additionally incorporates a word list of technical phrases, information on extra analyzing and urged subject matters for dialogue.

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The door slammed quickly behind her. And then, unlike everyone else, she did not stand facing the door. She stood with her back to the door, wheezing, staring directly at Martin. For a moment he met her gaze. Her features seemed very small, squashed together by the loose fleshy mounds of her cheeks. She had no chin, only a great swollen mass of neck, barely contained by the collar of her coat. Her sparse red hair was pinned back by a plastic barrette. And her blue eyes, though tiny, were sharp and penetrating, boring into Martin’s face.

Saeng’s whole family is depending on her. She might feel she has to impress David. Create a Personal Word List Tracking down the meanings of words can enrich your understanding of any story—and expand your vocabulary. Start a personal word list and keep adding to it. • Choose new words. The words you include are up to you. As a starting point, you might list the vocabulary words for the selections in this book. • Meaning goes beyond the definition. You have to be able to do more than remember dictionary definitions.

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