Five Hundred and One Spanish Verbs

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Barron's snippet, 2010 - Foreign Language Study - 728 pages
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The world's bestselling Spanish verbs reference book has just gotten better! The authors focus directly on a command of Spanish verbs--and fluency in Spanish starts with knowledge of verbs. This new seventh edition shows students and travelers exactly how to use the 501 most common and useful Spanish verbs in all 15 tenses and moods. Each verb is alphabetically listed in easy-to-follow chart form, one verb per page with its English translation. Enclosed with the book are two discs, a CD-ROM with language-learning aids, and an audio CD that reviews the formation and usage of Spanish verb forms.

New features include--
  • Formation and usage of Spanish verb tenses and moods summarized as they relate to their English equivalents
  • The 55 most essential Spanish verbs used in context
  • Another 2,200 regular verbs conjugated like the book's 501 model verbs
  • Verbs in idiomatic phrases

  • Passive and active voice formations
  • Sentences demonstrating Spanish verb usage in all tenses
  • Exercises in Spanish verb usage with answers
  • Appendixes covering impersonal verbs, weather expressions, and English-Spanish verb index . . .and more

    501 Spanish Verbs plus software--the best language learning program of its kind!

    It's a must have for language classes, a self-teaching guide for international travelers, and a handy reference volume for translators. In addition to the 501 verb tables the book with software includes a wealth of additional features to help students develop a truly comprehensive command of Spanish for speaking, reading, writing, and listening comprehension. There's a reason other publishers imitate Barron's 501 Spanish Verbs. After almost 50 years on the market, Barron's verb books are still the best. Choose the original!

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    Enclosed with each book
    A CD-ROM

    It's filled with sentence completion exercises, dialogue exercises, word completion exercises, word puzzles, and more. Barron's CD-ROM is more adaptable than those from other publishers because you can download it on any PC® or Mac®.
    Brand-New with This Edition--an Audio CD
    It emphasizes Spanish pronunciation and listening comprehension. Here's an audio feature that presents the true sound of spoken Spanish



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User Review  - uncletony5295 - LibraryThing

This is a great reference book to get more meaning from each of the most commonly used verbs in Spanish. I would use it for students to see an easy to read conjugation chart. Read full review

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Easily one of the most practical and useful books I have! This book is great for learning Spanish or just as a reference...

About the author (2010)

Dr. Christopher Kendris, an accomplished linguist, has worked as an interpreter and translator for the U.S. State Department at the American Embassy in Paris. He holds a Ph.D. from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, and diplomas with Mention très Honorable at the Université de Paris (en Sorbonne), Faculté des Lettres École Supérieure de Préparation et de Perfectionnement des Professeurs de Français à l¿Étranger, and at the Institut de Phonétique, Paris. He is former Chairman of the Department of Foreign Languages and Supervisor of 16 foreign language teachers at Farmingdale High School, Farmingdale, NY, and has taught foreign language courses at various colleges and universities.

Dr. Theodore Kendris earned his Ph.D. at Université Laval, Quebec City. He has taught in the Department of English and Foreign Languages at the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois as well as at the Hazleton Campus of Penn State University. Dr. Kendris is the author of Inglés completo: Repaso integral de gramática inglesa para hispanohablantes, and coauthor of Spanish Fundamentals and Spanish Verb Conjugations, both published by Barron¿s.

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