• Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00 Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00
    • Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00 Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00
    • Learner Strategies: A Guide For Teachers – S$6.00
    • This book is about strategies learners can use to make their language learning and practice more successful and enjoyable. It is also about how teachers can help their learners develop those strategies. By making strategies part of their courses, teachers can help prepare their learners for their future study. This practical guide gives examples of strategies and ideas on how…
  • Magnificent Seven Wonders of the World – S$7.50
    • Magnificent Seven Wonders of the World – S$7.50
    • Magnificent Seven Wonders of the World – S$7.50
    • This book describes what each of these monuments is, how it was chosen and why it is worthy of being called a Wonder of the World. Just like the original Seven Wonders, the history of each New Wonder is closely interwoven with the history of its country and with the culture of the people who built it. Learn more about…
  • Management Challenges – S$13.50
    • Management Challenges – S$13.50
    • Management Challenges – S$13.50
    • This book is a collection of more than 30 situations in the workplace. They range from problems with production, to human resource problems, and complicated situations involving managers and their subordinates. Many of the cases are culled from multinational corporations, government organisations, and small and medium enterprises. Besides the case studies, there are also chapters on corporate culture, women in…
  • Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00 Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00
    • Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00 Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00
    • Managing Vocabulary Learning – S$7.00
    • This booklet looks at the teaching and learning of vocabulary. It looks first at the statistical nature of vocabulary and then examines what implications this has for learning and teaching procedures. A major distinction is made between high frequency and low frequency words, and this distinction is then examined further in discussions of intensive and extensive reading, vocabulary measurement, guessing…
  • Many Faces of Southeast Asia – S$9.50
    • Many Faces of Southeast Asia – S$9.50
    • Many Faces of Southeast Asia – S$9.50
    • Southeast Asia is steeped in a rich and diverse mix of ethnicities, religions, cultures and traditions. This dynamic region is home to bustling cities as well as majestic monuments, some of which are centuries old. It is no wonder there is just so much to uncover about the 10 ASEAN countries! Many Faces of Southeast Asia introduces you to the…
  • Methodology and Materials Design in Language Teaching – S$30.00
    • Methodology and Materials Design in Language Teaching – S$30.00
    • Methodology and Materials Design in Language Teaching – S$30.00
    • This volume contains a selection of papers from the 2002 RELC International Seminar on ‘Methodology and Materials Design in Language Teaching: Current Perceptions and Practices and their Implications’. It seems designed for a fairly wide audience, particularly across South East Asia, which will include teachers who will want to be informed at a practical level, as well as academics and…
  • Origins of Chinese Art & Craft – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Art & Craft – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Art & Craft – S$13.50
    • Find out these interesting details: 1. The Silk Route as well as the Pottery and Porcelain Route of old China. 2. The multitude of Chinese characters and idioms related to jade. 3. The significance of the Qin bronze artefacts unearthed at Lingtong, Shaanxi Province. Origins of Chinese Art & Craft will give you a quick and easy-to-remember introduction to these…
  • Origins of Chinese Auspicious Symbols – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Auspicious Symbols – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Auspicious Symbols – S$13.50
    • Talk about Chinese culture and images of dragon boats, lion dances, red packets and mandarin oranges readily come to mind. Their common thread is that they are all considered auspicious symbols by the Chinese . This charmingly illustrated book takes you on a journey of discovery of many others; * Animals: Phoenix, tortoise, tiger, bat toad, spider, deer, elephant, horse,…
  • Origins of Chinese Festivals – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Festivals – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Festivals – S$13.50
    • The scale and variety of Chinese festivals have never ceases to amaze observers. But what are the origins of these festivals and how do they reflect traditional values in a civilization with more than 5,000 years of history. The reader will be intrigued to learn that the festivals did not all originate at the same time. In fact , many…
  • Origins of Chinese Food Culture – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Food Culture – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Food Culture – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Food Culture is the latest addition to Asiapac's collection of books on Chinese culture. This volume brings you through the origins, history, customs, and fascinating tales behind the intricate and perplexing labyrinth of customs and taboos, and art and science of Chinese food culture. Did you know that: * Tables and chairs did not entre common usage…
  • Origins of Chinese Literature – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Literature – S$13.50
    • Origins of Chinese Literature – S$13.50
    • The splendour and richness of Chinese classical literature encompasses a dazzling range, from poetry, rhymed prose and essays to drama and novels, with outstanding representative works in each genre. Despite the passage of time, these works remain fresh and relevant today. The immortals lines from Li Bai's " Reflections on a Quiet Night", " Raising my head, I look at…
  • Origins of Chinese Martial Arts – S$9.00
    • Origins of Chinese Martial Arts – S$9.00
    • Origins of Chinese Martial Arts – S$9.00
    • Traces the origins of the gongfu of Shaolin and Wudang warriors and their philosophy and chivalry code. Be well versed in the famous boxing arts as well as the 18 arts of Chinese weaponry such as lance, sabre, whip and trident.