By R. F. Price
A Reference publication of English phrases and words for international technology scholars is a reference e-book of English phrases and words for international scholars, for use as an relief while analyzing books on technology, making notes, or whilst describing experiments. it truly is meant to coach the non-technical English phrases and words that are essential to describe and clarify issues and occasions scientifically. directions on tips on how to use the e-book are integrated. constituted of 8 chapters, this ebook starts via introducing the reader to features of items (shape, composition, texture, colour, style and smell). next chapters specialise in relatives (quantitative kinfolk and measurement, spatial family and order, temporal family, entire and part); activities (change, movement, options and use of apparatus); proof, thoughts, and difficulties in technology; the medical strategy; causation and class; and the actual, the final, and comparisons. This monograph is meant for overseas scholars who desire to write transparent, concise English and to appreciate extra truly the tools utilized by scientists in fixing difficulties.
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A Reference Book of English Words and Phrases for Foreign Science Students by R. F. Price