Hawaiian Alphabet

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Author: Lori Phillips

Publisher: Bess Press

ISBN: 9781573062183

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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This book is part of the Island Alphabet Books series, which features languages and childrens' artwork from the U.S.-affiliated Pacific. Each hardcover book contains the complete alphabet for the language, four or five examples for each letter, and a word list with English translations. The series was co-published with Pacific Resources for Education and Learning, a non-profit corporation that works collaboratively with school systems to enhance education across the Pacific.

M_maka Kaiao

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Author: ʻAha Pūnana Leo,Kōmike Huaʻōlelo

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 9780824828035

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 383

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"The dictionary opens with a detailed description of how words are created by the Hawaiian Lexicon Committee with Pukui and Elbert's Hawaiian Dictionary serving as the primary written source and native speakers of Hawaiian as the primary spoken resource. The first main section contains more than 6,000 Hawaiian entries (alphabetized according to the Hawaiian alphabet) followed by their English equivalents; the second contains English language entries followed by their Hawaiian translation. Teachers and students in Hawaiian language immersion schools and high school, college, and continuing education language courses, as well as those looking for an introduction to contemporary Hawaiian, will find Mamaka Kaiao a truly invaluable resource."--BOOK JACKET.

Learn Hawaiian at Home

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Author: Kahikāhealani Wight

Publisher: Bess Press

ISBN: 9781880188217

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 147

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Learn Hawaiian at Home is a user-friendly introduction to one of the most beautiful languages in the world. This durable, economical package includes a book and two audio cassettes, emphasizing the unique approach this program takes by including songs, written passages, and several dialogs for each chapter. Vocabulary, useful phrases, homework, dialogs, self-tests, answer key, and glossaries provide structured, self-paced lessons that are reinforced by guided practice in pronunciation.

Our Fifty States

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Author: Janet Hale,Richard Rayburn

Publisher: Teacher Created Resources

ISBN: 1557344701

Category: Education

Page: 288

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A collection of reproducible maps of the U.S. and its regions with related activities.

Illustrated Hawaiian Dictionary

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Author: Kahikāhealani Wight

Publisher: Bess Press

ISBN: 9781573062398

Category: Reference

Page: 448

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Illustrated Hawaiian Dictionary is an ideal resource for beginning speakers and students of the Hawaiian language or anyone interested in Hawaiian language, history, and culture. Illustrated with line drawings, it includes over 5,000 entries in Hawaiian and English, an additional 2,500 synonyms and related words and phrases, grammar notes, and thousands of example sentences in both Hawaiian and English that illustrate practical and cultural uses of the language.

All About Hawaiian

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Author: Albert J. Schütz

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 9780824816865

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 69

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With the help of a clear and concise guide to pronunciation, learn the importance of the okina and the kahako and how these marks affect the meaning as well as the pronunciation of words. Helpful vocabulary lists introduce words heard and seen most often in place names, in restaurants, and in Hawaiian songs - including those commonly mispronounced even by lifelong Hawai'i residents such as ma kai and ma uka.

Hawaiian Historical Legends

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Author: William D. Westervelt

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462901352

Category: Social Science

Page: 244

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This literary treasure provides one of the earliest glimpses into pre–colonial Hawaaiin culture. This book, one of six written by Dr. Westervelt, is a fascinating compilation of Hawaiian legends and historical tales. The origins of the Hawaiian people, the demi-god Maui's search for immortality for mankind, the coming of Captain Cook, the wars of King Kamehameha, as well as other aspects of Hawaii's incredible history fill its pages. Librarians, students, collectors, and anyone who enjoys reading about ancient Hawaii will delight in Hawaiian Historical Legends. Dr. Westervelt is one of the best-known raconteurs of Hawaiian stories. Hawaiian Historical Legends presents a variety of stories both legendary and historical. The author also considers the question of Polynesian origins and the speculative subject of Spanish visitants. Other titles n this series on Hawaii include: Hawaiian Legends of Ghosts and Ghost Gods, and Hawaiian Legends of Old Honolulu Hawaiian Legends of Volcanoes.

Hiking the Hawaiian Islands

A Guide to 72 of the State's Greatest Hiking Adventures

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Author: Suzanne Swedo

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0762758260

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 288

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Hawaii is more than high-end resorts, luaus, and hula dancers. Its vast reaches of undeveloped land—from wonderful seaside hikes to more challenging adventures along rugged mountains, past waterfalls and volcanoes, and even throughdeserts and swamps—are ripe for outdoor experiences. Describing fifteen to twenty hikes on each of the state's four main islands, this guidebook covers the best of the best, with a range of hikes to suit all tastes and hiking abilities.

The Three Little Hawaiian Pigs and the Magic Shark

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Author: Donivee Martin Laird

Publisher: Bess Press

ISBN: 9780940350250

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 35

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Three little pigs who have built their houses of pili grass, driftwood, and lava rock are threatened by a very angry shark in disguise.

Hawai'i

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Author: Shelley Gill

Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing

ISBN: 0881062960

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Readers can learn historical, natural science, and cultural information about the Aloha State by following Patrick and his father as they kayak around the Big Island, drive to Haleakala Crater, visit the paniolos on Parker Ranch, and more. Simultaneous.

225 Fantastic Facts Math Word Problems

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Author: Eric Charlesworth

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780439256186

Category: Education

Page: 64

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for two violas or small string ensemble Inspired by Minsky's hike through the terrain of the Pacific Northwest, performers will feel as though they made the trip with him. The three movements cover the styles of Bluegrass, American Waltz, and Blues Rock.

Simon and Schuster Crossword Puzzle

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Author: John M. Samson

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0743251113

Category: Games

Page: 64

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ACROSS OR DOWN, THE BEST CROSSWORDS AROUND!In 1924, Simon & Schuster published its first title, The Cross Word Puzzle Book. Not only was it this new publisher's first release, it was the first collection of crossword puzzles ever printed.Today, more than seventy-five years later, the legendary Simon & Schuster Crossword Puzzle Book series maintains its status as the standard-bearer for cruciverbal excellence. Published every two months, the series continues to provide the freshest and most original puzzles on the market. Created by the best contemporary constructors -- and edited by top puzzle master John M. Samson -- these Sunday-sized brain-breakers offer hours of stimulation for solvers of every level.Can you take the challenge? Sharpen your pencils, grit your teeth, and find out!

The Voices of Eden

A History of Hawaiian Language Studies

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Author: Albert J. Schütz

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 9780824816377

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 512

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The result is a highly readable and accessible account of Hawaiian history from a language-centered point of view that will prove indispensable for Hawaiian language scholars and students and appeal to the growing number of Hawaiians who are reclaiming their language.

Fodor's Maui 2014

With Molokai and Lanai

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Author: Fodor's

Publisher: Fodor's Travel

ISBN: 077043214X

Category: Travel

Page: 348

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Every year Maui makes and often tops travelers' lists of the best islands in the world, and it's not just because of the great resorts and golf courses. Perfect beaches, green rain forests, and dramatic cliffs, along with spectacular marine life and rich Hawaiian culture, make Maui irresistible. EXPANDED COVERAGE: New restaurant listings highlight the best local favorites as well as top resort restaurants. Also included are the latest updates on nearby Lanai, now owned by billionaire Larry Ellison, who plans to make the island a model of sustainability. INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: It's easy to plan a vacation for any interest using the book's Top Experiences and Great Itineraries sections; best bets for restaurants and lodgings; water-activities comparison chart; top beaches list; and tips for families and for weddings and honeymoons. DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Maui ebook edition offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. "Word of Mouth" quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights. TRIPADVISOR REVIEWS: Our experts' hotel selections are reinforced by the latest customer feedback from TripAdvisor. Travelers can book their Maui stay with confidence, as only the best properties make the cut. ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts.

Fodor's Hawaii 2014

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Author: Fodor's

Publisher: Fodor's Travel

ISBN: 0770432174

Category: Travel

Page: 680

View: 5263

Hawaii overflows with natural beauty, from soft sand beaches to dramatic volcano cliffs. The islands' offerings, from urban Honolulu in Oahu to the luxe resorts of Maui to the natural wonders of Kauai and the Big Island, appeal to all tastes. There's also much to appreciate about the state's unique culture and the tradition of aloha that has welcomed millions of visitors over the years. EXPANDED COVERAGE: Brand-new hotel, restaurant, shop, and bar reviews provide fresh tips for staying and playing on Oahu, Maui, the Big Island, Kauai, Molokai, and Lanai. An updated feature explores the changing cruise options on Hawaii. INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: An island finder chart and guide helps you pick the right islands for you. Top Experiences and Great Itineraries help travelers make the most of their island time. This guide also has useful tips for families, people planning Hawaiian weddings and honeymoons, and cruise travelers. Illustrated plant and marine life identification keys are useful tools for hikers and snorkelers. DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Hawaii ebook edition offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. "Word of Mouth" quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights. ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts.