Merriam Webster S Manual For Writers And Editors

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Merriam-Webster, Inc. language names for Chinese cities and provinces —
sometimes called the "Postal Atlas" names — have a k or ts where the Modern
Chinese form of the name is spelled with a q or j in Pinyin. Well-known examples
are Peking ... Tables giving the correspondences between Wade-Giles and
Pinyin for all syllables of Modern Standard Chinese can be found in a number of
reference works, such as the Chinese-English dictionary published by the Beijing
Foreign ...

Multilingual Access And Services For Digital Collections

Author: Jiangping Chen
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440839557
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For CLIR and MT researchers the Chinese-English Dictionary can be
downloaded free of charge. Japanese Language Learning Tools on the Web
This website ( lists
dictionaries and tools for learning Japanese, including several Japanese
dictionaries, Japanese-English dictionaries, and some online Japanese tutorials.
Merriam-Webster Online Merriam-Webster (
has long been one of America's ...

Merriam Webster S Dictionary Of Allusions

Author: Elizabeth Webber
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The term apparently comes from a translation of a Chinese phrase. The Oxford
English Dictionary reports a use in the December 6, 1937, Times of London,
describing the Japanese advance into China: The populace are still disturbed, in
spite of official denials, by wild rumours of a "scorched earth policy" of burning the
city before the Japanese enter. Edgar Snow's 1941 book Scorched Earth
attributes the policy to a general on the staff of Chiang Kai-shek, leader of the
Nationalists in ...

Merriam Webster S Encyclopedia Of Literature

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He also wrote a history of English literature in Chinese and compiled a Chinese-
English dictionary. Libation Bearers {Greek Choephoroi) Play by Aeschylus,
second in the trilogy known as the ORESTEIA. Li Bo or Li Po \'le-'bw6, Angl 'le-"
bo\, also called Li Taipo \'ti-'bw6\ (b. 701, Sichuan province, China — d. 762,
Dangtu, Anhui province) Chinese poet who rivaled Du Fu for the title of China's
greatest poet. At age 19 Li Bo left home and lived with a Daoist recluse. After a
period of ...

Merriam Webster S Geographical Dictionary

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Merriam-Webster, Inc ... History: Smalt village until end of 18th cent, when small
farmers came into district from Shandong and gained in importance after
completion of Chinese Eastern Railway 1 90 1 ; made * of new Japanese state of
Manchukuo 1932. In WWII captured by Russians Aug. 1945; scene of conflicts in
Chinese Civil War 1946-48. Chang-de or W.-G. Ch'ang-te ... United Kingdom, in
the English Channel 10 to 30 mi. (16 to 48 km.) off W coast of Manche dept.,
France; 75 sq.

Reference Sources For Small And Medium Sized Libraries Eighth Edition

Author: Jack O'Gorman
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423 PL1455 Translators and scholars from the United States, the United
Kingdom, and China collaborated for six years to produce this bilingual dictionary
offering more than 300,000 words and phrases and 370,000 translations. ...
English. as. a. Second. Language. 537 Merriam-Webster's advanced learner's
English dictionary. 2032p. MerriamWebster, 2008. $ 423 PE1625 Intended for
advanced students, this dictionary provides in-depth and up-to-date coverage of
basic English ...

Merriam Webster S Collegiate Dictionary

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Eleventh Edition Merriam-Webster ... 'yarj(k)t-'se; 'yan-'tssX river 3434 mi (5525
km] cen China flowing from Kunlun Mountains in SW Qing- hai E into E. China
Sea Changan — see XI'AN Chang-chia-k'ou — see ZHANGJIAKOU Chang-chou
— see ZHANOZHOU Chang-Chun Vchan-'chunV city NE China * of Jilinpop
1,679,270 Chang-de or Ch'ang-te Vchan-'dsX ... SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND,
SANTA CRUZ 1, SANTA ROSA ISLAND 2 islands in English Channel; a
possession of Brit.

Sentimental Education In Chinese History

Author: Paolo Santangelo
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... Webster's New World Dictionary of the American language, Cleveland-New
York, W. Collins & World Publishing Co.; Zhu Zhixmn £1^. Xinlixue dacidian, 'L/Sl
^^lHlJft, Beijing, Beijing Shifan daxue chubanshe 1989; Merriam- Webster 1994
and Hornby A.S., jg^i*; Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary of Current English
41&jSiK3S:3l,!l8S!£&?if!^, Taibei, Donghua shuju 1 990. Such definitions have
been integrated with psychological and linguistic descriptions. Definitions in
English do ...

An Anthology Of Chinese Discourse On Translation Version 1

Author: Martha Cheung Pui Yiu
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317639278
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Many people nowadays are still familiar with Fritjof Capra's modern classic The
Tao of Physics (Boulder, Colo.: Shambhala, 1975). The word Tao is also included
in major dictionaries such as Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English, New
Edition (2003:1695), Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th ed. (2003:
1277), and Concise Oxford Dictionary, 10th ed. (1999:1464). For this reason,
even though the pinyin system of spelling is used in this anthology, Tao will be
retained, ...

Merriam Webster S Encyclopedia Of World Religions

Author: Wendy Doniger
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ISBN: 9780877790440
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Wendy Doniger, Merriam-Webster, Inc ... 400-1400 (1997) • A.G. Dickens, The
Counter Reformation (1968, reissued 1979) • A.G. Dickens, The English
Reformation, 2nd ed. ... Modern Catholicism: Vatican II and After (1991) • J.M.
Hussey, The Orthodox Church in the Byzantine Empire (1986} • Charles H. Lippy
and Peter W. Williams (eds.), Encyclopedia of the American Religious
Experience: Studies of Traditions and Movements, 3 vol. (1988) • Nicholas
Lossky et al. (eds.), Dictionary ...