Animal Tongues

Greg Ward & 10 Tongues - Touch My Beloved's Thought (2016) {Greenleaf}

Greg Ward & 10 Tongues - Touch My Beloved's Thought (2016) {Greenleaf}
EAC 1.3 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 325MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Avant-Garde Jazz, Post-Bop

To describe saxophonist Greg Ward's Touch My Beloved's Thought as his magnum opus is to impede his development as a composer. Let's just say for many a jazz artist, if this recording were included in their discography, it would be their signature piece. For Ward, it just represents the possibilities.

Bill Findlay, "Frae Ither Tongues: Essays on Modern Translations Into Scots"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at July 2, 2016
Bill Findlay, "Frae Ither Tongues: Essays on Modern Translations Into Scots"

Bill Findlay, "Frae Ither Tongues: Essays on Modern Translations Into Scots"
Multilingual Matters | 2004 | ISBN: 1853597015 | English | PDF | 272 pages | 0.9 Mb

Not only has the period of the past seventy years been the richest for literary translation into Scots since the sixteenth century, but it can claim to be the richest in terms of the quantity of work and the range of languages and genres translated. This collection of essays, by translators and critics, represents the first extended analysis of the nature and practice of modern translation into Scots.

Diamond Tongues (2015)  Video

Posted by NaVi7 at Feb. 23, 2016
Diamond Tongues (2015)

Diamond Tongues (2015)
HDRip | AVI / XviD, 1793 Kbps | 720x368 | 1h 20mn | 1.37 GB
English: AC3, 192 Kbps (2 ch) | Subtitles: None
Genre: Comedy | Drama

Edith Welland dreams of being a successful actress but just can't seem to make things happen. Things get worse when the ex-boyfriend she broke up with to focus on her career takes up acting on a whim and immediately books a leading role. When Edith can't figure out what she's doing wrong, she begins to do everything wrong. DIAMOND TONGUES is a dramatic comedy about insecurity, uncertainty, unhealthy competition, and just about everything else between the lines.

Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 8, 2016
Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal (repost)

Jennifer Mclagan, "Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal"
ISBN: 158008334X | 2011 | MOBI | 256 pages | 11 MB

Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Dec. 18, 2015
Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal (repost)

Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal by Jennifer Mclagan
English | ISBN: 158008334X | 2011 | EPUB | 256 pages | 12 MB
Pieter De Leemans, Michéle Goyens, "Aristotle’s “Problemata” in Different Times and Tongues"

Pieter De Leemans, Michéle Goyens, "Aristotle’s “Problemata” in Different Times and Tongues"
Publisher: Leuven Univ Pr | 2006 | ISBN: 9058675246 | English | PDF | 342 pages | 4.8 Mb

Communication leads to an evolution of knowledge, and the free exchange of knowledge leads to fresh findings. In the Middle Ages things were no different. The inheritance of ancient knowledge deeply influenced medieval thought. The writings of ancient Greek philosophers such as Aristotle reached medieval readers primarily through translations. …
Bastard Tongues: A Trailblazing Linguist Finds Clues to Our Common Humanity in the World's Lowliest Languages (repost)

Bastard Tongues: A Trailblazing Linguist Finds Clues to Our Common Humanity in the World's Lowliest Languages by Derek Bickerton
English | March 17, 2009 | ISBN: 0809028166 | 288 pages | PDF | 13 MB

Bastard Tongues is an exciting, firsthand story of scientific discovery in an area of research close to the heart of what it means to be human—what language is, how it works, and how it passes from generation to generation, even where historical accidents have made normal transmission almost impossible. The story focuses on languages so low in the pecking order that many people don’t regard them as languages at all—Creole languages spoken by descendants of slaves and indentured laborers in plantation colonies all over the world.

QI: The Book of Animal Ignorance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Balisik at Nov. 15, 2014
QI: The Book of Animal Ignorance

John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, Stephen Fry "QI: The Book of Animal Ignorance"
Faber & Faber | English | October 4, 2007 | ISBN: 0571233708 | 224 pages | azw, epub, lrf, mobi | 20,5 mb

Join the QI team for an off-road safari through a hundred of the most interesting members of the animal kingdom, armed with illuminating illustrations and diagrams by award-winning artist Ted Dewan. Meet the water bears that can live in suspension for hundreds of years, the parasite carried by your cat that makes men grumpy and women promiscuous, and the woodlouse that drinks through its bottom.

Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Sept. 7, 2013
Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal (repost)

Jennifer Mclagan, "Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal"
ISBN: 158008334X | 2011 | EPUB/MOBI | 256 pages | 12 MB/11 MB

Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Dec. 18, 2012
Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal (Repost)

Jennifer Mclagan, "Odd Bits: How to Cook the Rest of the Animal"
English | ISBN: 158008334X | 2011 | EPUB/MOBI | 256 pages | 23 MB