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俗语谚语故事
by , Liu Yang

Language

English

Pages

208

Publication Date

January 01, 2013

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<p>中华五千年文明,留下了许多脍炙人口的经典故事。女蜗造人、刻舟求剑、苏武牧羊、美人计、新亭对泣、割发代首、毛遂自荐……这些故事穿越历史、代代相传、历久弥新,它们彰显着中华民族的传统美德,浓缩了许多做人、做事的道理和智慧,同时还是弘杨中华优秀传统文化、揭示纷繁历史变迁的窗口。为帮助当代读者了解中华五千年的辉煌,感受中华文化的博大精深,丰富积淀,陶冶情操,并引领大家由此阅读古代经典,中华书局推出“中华经典故事”丛书。</p>
20几岁要懂得塑造形象魅力
by , Wei Qingsu

Language

English

Pages

199

Publication Date

September 01, 2012

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<p>在当今这个竟争激烈的时代,形象很重要,年轻人在社会上打拼,一定不能忽视形象的重要性。本书教你如何打造良好个人形象,教你如何使自己给他人建立深刻的美好的个人形象,如何深入人心,做一个人脉广通的有形象、有面子的人。最终让你在学习形象打造的过程中,牢牢把握住属于自己的人生,获得形象和人脉等方面的成功,同时收获一个成功而幸福的人生!</p>
Etiquette and Taboos around the World: A Geographic Encyclopedia ...
by , Victoria Williams

Language

English

Pages

462

Publication Date

October 31, 2017

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<p>An interesting resource for learning about the cultural differences and characteristics of people across the globe, this encyclopedia covers the "do's" and "don'ts" of a breadth of countries and major ethnic groups.</p><p>• Provides comprehensive coverage of many of the world's countries and cultures that enables readers to make insightful cross-cultural comparisons</p><p>• Directly supports the National Geography Standards by examining cultural mosaics</p><p>• Provides relevant and useful information for readers preparing for study-abroad excursions or other international travel</p>
Oh Yes I Can!: Communications & Etiquette: A Guide to Self-Confid...
by Brenda Harte

Language

English

Pages

66

Publication Date

September 17, 2017

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"In this busy world where everyone seems to be in a constant rush, there are some basic rules that never go out of date: good manners, appearance, sincerity and kindness.<br />"In this marvelous little book, Brenda Harte, brings new thinking and advice to this subject and adds some valuable tips about how to survive and prosper in the technological age.<br />"The book covers everything from job interviews and online-bullying to how to write the perfect email. It includes guidance on writing a letter of condolence, mobile phone use and the proper way to set the table for a dinner party.<br />"Ms Harte explains why first impressions are often lasting and how to use body language to good effect. It is a mine of valuable information.<br />"Go out and buy it at once."<br />Eugene McEldowney, Journalist and Author<br /><br />"I absolutely love this book. I wish I read it years ago. It might have helped with my confidence issues!"<br />Ross O'Carroll-Kelly<br />
Posh Overnight : The 10 Pillars of Social Etiquette
by Maryanne Parker

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English

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Publication Date

November 27, 2017

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Posh overnight is a contemporary guide adjusted to the constantly evolving world of etiquette, beginning from the days of Louis XIV of France down to modern day manners of the 21st Century. The author shares many personal experiences.<br />I am sharing many personal experiences, ( some which are faltering or humorous) during my process of learning growing and surrounding myself with an ultimate sophistication.<br /><br />Let's face it, most of us will never be, neither become true English ladies or gentlemen. But wouldn't it be fabulous to raise our standards and live life to the fullest especially - by not feeling intimidated and outcast in certain situations?<br />This is a hands - on guide to transformation in the fastest and the most painless way possible. You won't feel out of place ever again while attending dinner parties with your partner or attending high profile events wondering what to wear and what kind of gift to present to the hostess. <br /><br />If you do not raise your standards, you will have a mediocre life, and what could be better in life than reaching your full potential?<br /><br />Most of the time after attending professional and business success, you need to upgrade your social skills, because it is natural to start surrounding yourself with sophisticated, polished and poised individuals - just like you. <br />Let's eliminate the potentially embarrassing moments through learning. <br /><br />This opportunity will open many doors for you because your confidence will skyrocket and the sky will be the limit for you.<br />Please, allow me to invite you to a beautiful journey.from the Palace of Louis XIV to the Savoy in London, and Covent Garden Royal Opera.<br /><br />Be MY Guest.
The Art of Manliness: Classic Skills and Manners for the Modern M...
by , Kate McKay

Language

English

Pages

290

Publication Date

September 17, 2009

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Man Up!<BR><BR>While it's definitely more than just monster trucks, grilling and six-pack abs, true manliness is hard to define. The words macho and manly are not synonymous.<BR><BR>Taking lessons from classic gentlemen such as Benjamin Franklin and Theodore Roosevelt, authors <b>Brett</b> and <b>Kate McKay</b> have created a collection of the most useful advice every man needs to know to live life to its full potential.<BR><BR>This book contains a wealth of information that ranges from survival skills to social skills to advice on how to improve your character. Whether you are braving the wilds with your friends, courting your girlfriend or raising a family, inside you'll find practical information and inspiration for every area of life. You'll learn the basics all modern men should know, including how to:<BR><ul><li>Shave like your grandpa</li><li>Be a perfect houseguest</li><li>Fight like a gentleman using the art of bartitsu</li><li>Help a friend with a problem</li><li>Give a man hug</li><li>Perform a fireman's carry</li><li>Ask for a woman's hand in marriage</li><li>Raise resilient kids</li><li>Predict the weather like a frontiersman</li><li>Start a fire without matches</li><li>Give a dynamic speech</li><li>Live a well-balanced life</li></ul><BR>So jump in today and gain the skills and knowledge you need to be a real man in the 21st century.
101 Things Your Dad Never Told You About Men: The Good, Bad, and ...
by Bruce Bryans

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English

Pages

102

Publication Date

June 30, 2014

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<h2>Discover What Quality Men <i>Desperately</i> Need From the Woman They Love and Desire</h2><br />Let's face it; your Dad probably couldn't tell you exactly how to be a good wife or a good girlfriend to keep a really great guy helplessly in love with you. Maybe the topic of how to please your husband in bed would have been too awkward a conversation, or perhaps talking about the emotional needs of a man was beyond his comfort level to share. Whatever the reason, your good old Dad probably never told you the ugly truth about what men want from women. <br /><br />But today that's all going to change.<br /><br />If you're clueless when it comes to understanding men in relationships or if you want to know what men want from women, this book is going to fill in the gaps of knowledge where your Dad might have failed to do so.<br /><br /><h2>Find Out <i>Exactly</i> What Men Want and How Men Think About Women and Relationships</h2><br />If you feel powerless when it comes to dating and relating to men, then you probably just don't understand what a good man really wants from a woman. The type of guys that make phenomenal boyfriends and spectacular husbands are rare, and their needs are quite different from average men.<br /><br />The problem with a lot of relationship advice books is that they give general advice to women about understanding men. The purpose of this book however, is to help women to understand not just any man, but high-quality, mature, masculine men. These are the men that prefer to be with high-quality, mature, feminine women. And these are the men that prefer a passionate, fun, committed relationship with a phenomenal woman instead of a one-night-stand.<br /><br /><h2>Become the Woman Men Adore and <i>Never</i> Want to Leave</h2><br />If you're interested in learning how to be a good wife or girlfriend to a high-quality man, this book will help you to understand what men really want from women. Even if you're trying to find Mr. Right, you're going to get an all-access pass into the minds of these kinds of men so that you can figure out how to please a man and keep him hooked on you...for good.<br /><br />You'll get an insider's look into what high-quality men want and think about women and relationships. But most importantly, you'll learn how to influence the man of your dreams because you'll know exactly what makes him tick.<br /><br />Here's what you're going to learn inside:<br /><ul><li>Find out how to choose a boyfriend who won't waste your time. You'll discover the best way to go about finding Mr. Right to avoid unnecessary heartache.</li><li><b>How to get a guy to like you by using your irresistible feminine influence over him.</b></li><li>Insights into what men want in a woman so that you can better please your man and keep him happy (and loyal).</li><li><b>How to make your husband (or future husband) happy and some key insights into what will make him more attentive to you.</b></li><li>Discover how to make a man fall helplessly in love with you by getting him to open up emotionally. (Hint: He actually knows that if you can get in his heart, he's all yours)</li><li><b>Learn how to keep a man interested in you so that your relationship continues to evolve to the next level.</b></li><li>How to be a good wife or girlfriend by understanding the deep (and secret) emotional needs of a man in committed relationship.</li><li><b>The ugly truth about how men think when it comes to long-term sexual attraction in a relationship.</b></li><li>Tips on how to make him fantasize about you by making him feel as if you're the only woman in the world worth his time and attention.</li><li><b>And much, much more...</b></li></ul><h2>Would You Like to Know More?</h2><br />Get started right away and learn how to make a man fall in love with you for <i>keeps</i> by becoming the only woman that truly "gets him."<br /><br />Scroll to the top of the page and select the 'buy button' <u>now</u>.
Unmentionable: The Victorian Lady's Guide to Sex, Marriage, and M...
by Therese Oneill

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English

Pages

309

Publication Date

October 25, 2016

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<strong><em>NEW YORK TIMES</em> BESTSELLER</strong><br /><br /><strong>Have you ever wished you could live in an earlier, more romantic era?</strong> <br /><br />Ladies, welcome to the 19<sup>th</sup> century, where there's arsenic in your face cream, a pot of cold pee sits under your bed, and all of your underwear is crotchless. (Why? Shush, dear. A lady doesn't question.) <br /><br />UNMENTIONABLE is your hilarious, illustrated, scandalously honest (yet never crass) guide to the secrets of Victorian womanhood, giving you detailed advice on: <br /><br />~ What to wear <br />~ Where to relieve yourself <br />~ How to conceal your loathsome addiction to menstruating <br />~ What to expect on your wedding night <br />~ How to be the perfect Victorian wife <br />~ Why masturbating will kill you <br />~ And more<br /><br />Irresistibly charming, laugh-out-loud funny, and featuring nearly 200 images from Victorian publications, UNMENTIONABLE will inspire a whole new level of respect for Elizabeth Bennett, Scarlet O'Hara, Jane Eyre, and all of our great, great grandmothers. <br /><br />(And it just might leave you feeling ecstatically<i> </i>grateful to live in an age of pants, super absorbency tampons, epidurals, anti-depressants, and not-dying-of-the-syphilis-your-husband-brought-home.) <br /><br />
Francis Brennan's Book of Household Management: How to Create a H...
by Francis Brennan

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English

Pages

224

Publication Date

September 15, 2017

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<p><p>Sharing all he has learned from running the famously warm and welcoming five-star Park Hotel in Kenmare, Francis Brennan’s third book contains everything you need to know to create a happy home.</p><br /><p> While modern life can be busy and stressful, a tidy, orderly place for you and your family to come home to can be the perfect antidote to a chaotic world. From decluttering and storage tips, to the art of folding and arranging cushions, to making your own home-made cleaning products and other simple home hacks, with Francis’ tips and tricks you can truly relax, knowing that the silver is polished, the napkins are laundered and the sofas are cosy and clean! </p></p>
Rules for Modern Life: A Connoisseur's Survival Guide
by Sir David Tang

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English

Pages

210

Publication Date

November 03, 2016

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<p><b>Do gentlemen wear shorts? </b><b>What are the rules regarding interior decor in a high-security prison? </b><b>Is it ever acceptable to send Valentine's cards to one's pets?</b></p><p>The twenty-first century is an age of innumerable social conundrums. Around every corner lies a potential faux pas waiting to happen. But if you've ever struggled for the right response to an unwelcome gift or floundered for conversation at the dinner party from hell, fear not: help is at hand.</p><p>In <i>Rules for Modern Life</i>, Sir David Tang, resident agony uncle at the <i>Financial Times</i>, delivers a satirical masterclass in navigating the social niceties of modern life. Whether you're unsure of the etiquette of doggy bags or wondering whether a massage room in your second home would be de trop, Sir David has the answer to all your social anxieties - and much more besides.</p>

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