Who needs most personal space by country?

Researchers found that Argentinians were the most relaxed with strangers and set a limit of 76.5 cm before they felt uneasy. Romanians liked to keep the biggest gap, at 1.39 m.

Who needs most personal space by country

At an average distance of 99.4 cm, the UK was ranked 26th in a list of 42 countries whose citizens feel most ill at ease with strangers.

The study said cultural differences could be behind the differences – but other factors were at play.

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Short Story Writing: A Practical Treatise on the Art of the Short Story

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Short Story Writing: A Practical Treatise on the Art of the Short Story

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A New System of Stenography for the Use of Schools & Colleges

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A New System of Stenography for the Use of Schools & Colleges

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25 Map Crosswords: Ready-to-Go Reproducible Maps With Crossword Puzzles to Teach Key Geography Skills and Build Conten

25 reproducible maps, featuring temperature, transportation routes, endangered species populations, and more, are paired with crossword puzzles to make map-skills review fun! As students read and analyze the map to answer the crossword clues, they build important geography skills and reinforce social studies vocabulary. For use with Grades 48.

25 Map Crosswords: Ready-to-Go Reproducible Maps With Crossword Puzzles to Teach Key Geography Skills and Build Conten

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Print Culture in Renaissance Italy: The Editor and the Vernacular Text, 1470-1600

The emergence of print in late fifteenth-century Italy gave a crucial new importance to the editors of texts, who could strongly influence the interpretation and status of texts by determining the form and context in which they would be read. Brian Richardson examines the Renaissance production, circulation and reception of texts by earlier writers including Dante, Petrarch, Boccaccio and Ariosto, as well as popular contemporary works of entertainment. In so doing he sheds light on the impact of the new printing and editing methods on Renaissance culture.

Print Culture in Renaissance Italy: The Editor and the Vernacular Text, 1470-1600

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Connect Level 1 Teachers edition

Connect, Second Edition, is a fun, four-level, multi-skills American English course especially written and designed for young adolescents. The comprehensive, interleaved Teacher''s Edition 1 provides step-by-step instructions to present, practice, and review all new language for Student''s Book 1. It also features the audio scripts, optional exercises, and informative notes.

Connect Level 1 Teachers edition

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More! Level 2 Class Audio CDs

MORE! is a four-level course from a highly respected author team that''s bursting with features for lower secondary students. With dedicated reading, culture, grammar, vocabulary, skills and cross-curricular learning sections, plus a wide range of flexible components, you really do get more with MORE! Each level of MORE! contains 80-90 hours of class material. Teachers can draw on a wide range of multimedia components to make lessons and homework varied and enjoyable, such as the free Student''s Book CD-ROM, Classware DVD-ROM, Testbuilder CD-ROM, DVDs, Cyber Homework, and MORE! Online which can be accessed via the website. Students put new vocabulary to immediate communicative use through the ''Language Focus'' in every unit of the Student''s Book and extra exercises from the Teacher''s Resource Pack. They can build their writing skills in the ''Writing for your portfolio'' section in every unit and using the tips on writing in levels 3 and 4.

More! Level 2 Class Audio CDs

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More! Level 2 Students Book with Interactive CD-ROM

MORE! is a four-level course from a highly respected author team that''s bursting with features for lower secondary students. Each level of MORE! contains 80-90 hours of class material. Key language for each unit is introduced in a photostory and put to use through the ''Language Focus''. There is thorough coverage of grammar via a dedicated secion in each unit. The ''Learn MORE through English'' pages introduce cross-curricular learning (CLIL) while the ''Learn MORE about Culture'' sections explore English speaking countries. Students learn to ''Read MORE for pleasure'' with the extra reading pages and the CD-ROM enables students to practise vocabulary, grammar and skills.

More! Level 2 Students Book with Interactive CD-ROM

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More! Level 2 Workbook with Audio CD

MORE! is a four-level course from a highly respected author team that''s bursting with features for lower secondary students. Each level of MORE! contains 80-90 hours of class material. With dedicated reading, culture, grammar, vocabulary, skills and cross-curricular learning sections, plus a wide range of flexible components, you really do get more with MORE! The Workbook with Audio CD contains exercises for extra practice in reading, vocabulary, listening, grammar, and a ''Writing for your Portfolio'' section.

More! Level 2 Workbook with Audio CD

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