Browsing posts tagged: Play within a play
The I’m Alan Partridge Quiz & Trivia Book

Aha! It’s ‘The I’m Alan Partridge Quiz & Trivia Book’ 100 questions featuring Norwich’s very own broadcasting legend and embarrassing son. Test your knowledge on all twelve episodes of ‘I’m Alan Partridge’ from his pro-longed stay at the Linton Travel Tavern to his static caravan days with Sonja, his Ukrainian girlfriend. This excellent book also […]

How to Kick Someone’s Ass

Giving difficult news clearly and sensitively is no easy task. However, there are ways to say the right thing at the right time. 500 Letters for Difficult Situations offers helpful templates for when you need to say something tactfully and gracefully. Inside, you’ll find letters to guide you through the most challenging communications, including how […]

The Intellectual’s Checklist

Can you name: All five movements of Beethoven’s Missa solemnis. Check. The films that Kurosawa based on Western works. Check. Dante’s Nine Circles of Hell. Check. If so, you’re off to an edifying start–but that’s just round one in this hard-hitting match of wits and wisdom. Take the formidable plunge–and find out if you are […]

The Soap Quiz Book

Can you remember Hilda Ogden, Annie Sugden and Dirty Den or are you more familiar with the current soap stars who keep us hooked with the ever changing dramatic events that shape their onscreen lives? All your favourite characters from yesteryear can be found in this quiz book alongside those more contemporary villains television audiences […]

Whatever Happened To…?

The latest book by Canada’s Trivia Guys is an entertaining where-are-they-now look at the fate of some 100 celebrities, newsmakers, and significant artifacts from this country’s past. Lake Ontario swimmer Marilyn Bell, CFL legend Russ Jackson, Canada’s first automobile, and Roger Woodward, a boy who survived the waters of Niagara Falls more than 40 years […]

The Triple Teaser Quiz Book

From December 2008, Stuart Bond presented the weekday afternoon show at Biggles FM – a four-hour action-packed show that featured his very own successful trivia quiz called ‘The Triple Teaser’. This competition is one of the main features of his show and has become Stuart’s trademark. It featured many quiz themes including ‘The Doorstep Challenge’, […]

Revising and Editing for Translators

Revising and Editing for Translators provides guidance and learning materials for translationstudents learning to edit texts written by others, and professional translators wishing to improvetheir self-revision ability or learning to revise the work of others. Editing is understood asmaking corrections and improvements to texts, with particular attention to tailoring them tothe given readership. Revising is […]