Oor Wee School Wis A Rare Wee School

Author: Allan Morrison
Editor: Neil Wilson Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1906476810
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A collection of utterances from the mouths of Scottish schoolchildren over the last 70 years which have been gathered by best-selling author Allan Morrison. These frequently hilarious snippits cover a huge range of situations and subject areas.

See You Jimmy

Author: Allan Morrison
Editor: Neil Wilson Publishing
ISBN: 1906000484
Size: 13,41 MB
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Allan Morrison has produced another Xmas cracker with 'See you Jimmy!' The Humour, The People and the Patter o' The Clyde Shipyards, a natural follow-up to the adventures of Big Aggie MacDonald, the Glasgow tramcar clippie in 'Cummoangetaff!'. Featuring the sorts of high-jinks and capers as made famous by the likes of Billy Connelly, Chick Murray, Nicholas Parsons and other famous shipyard workers, See You Jimmy! is a hilarious and nostalgic tribute to Glasgow's shipyard culture.

Haud Yer Wheesht

Author: Allan Morrison
Editor: Neil Wilson Publishing
ISBN: 1906476519
Size: 12,31 MB
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A frequently hilarious and often wise collection of Scots sayings which our Grannies always seemed to have to hand for all manner of situations and circumstances. They cover marriage, cooking, the home, money, sex, the Kirk, the future, health, happiness, poverty, travel, death, birth and a lot more. Each saying is accompanied by a straightforward English equivalent for ease of understanding by tourists and visitors from overseas. Over 50 cartoon illustrations by Rupert Besley accompany the text.

Lies And Truths Ma Mother Telt Me

Author: Allan Morrison
Editor: Neil Wilson Publishing
ISBN: 1906000492
Size: 18,92 MB
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Allan Morrison has again scoured the hearts and minds of Scots at home and abroad to bring this hilarious compilation of sayings which reveal the inner workings of that most formidable of personalities ... your mother! Over 350 lies and 250 truths are here and when you utter them you should have a scowl on your face and a lump in your throat!

Dead Jammy

Author: Allan Morrison
Editor: Neil Wilson Pub Limited
ISBN: 9781903238752
Size: 19,59 MB
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This is a follow up to 'Cummoangetaff ' and 'See You Jimmy ' which reveals the life and work of Jammy Stewart, undertaker for the 'terminally inconvenienced' in Glasgow who always signed his correspondence, 'Eventually Yours'.

Getting School Wise

Author: Carol A. Josel
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780810841949
Size: 14,25 MB
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Do you know students who need a strategy for success? There's a good chance Getting School-Wise can provide the answers. This versatile book outlines a valuable set of academic coping skills in a fun and accessible format. Developing organization skills, describing different learning styles, and teaching students how to listen more effectively are all covered in order to help students to perform better in the classroom. Techniques such as memory aids are emphasized over tedious and inefficient note-taking, and games and brain teasers act as study guides. Getting School-Wise uses an approach to test-taking that stresses the importance of writing skills and analysis over merely getting the right answer. These strategies will help both students and teachers achieve their academic goals.