Italian - English Bilingual Visual Dictionary
Italian Paperback ISBN: 1465436324
Newly revised and updated, the Italian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is a quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday words in Italian. The Italian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary introduces a range of useful current vocabulary in thematic order, using full-color photographs and artworks to display and label all the elements of everyday life — from the home and office to sport, music, nature, and the countries of the world — with panel features on key nouns, verbs, and useful phrases. The Italian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary features: - A quick and intuitive way to learn and remember thousands of words. - A complete range of illustrated objects and scenes from everyday life. - Fast and effective learning for any situation, from home and office to shopping and dining out. - Detailed index for instant reference. - Handy size ideal for travel. The illustrations in the Italian-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary provide a quick and intuitive route to learning a language, defining the words visually so it is easier to remember them and creating a colorful and stimulating learning resource for the foreign-language and EFL/ESL student.
In Other Words
Paperback ISBN: 1101911468
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "Unaccustomed Earth" traces her enduring love affair with the Italian language that prompted her family's move to Rome, where her efforts to master the language as a writer shaped her feelings of belonging and exile.
Advanced Italian Grammar
Italian Paperback ISBN: 0071476946
The only way to advance your knowledge of a second language is to practice, practice, practice. From the present tense of regular verbs to direct object pronouns, this comprehensive guide and workbook covers all aspects of Italian grammar that you need to master. Focusing on the areas of Italian grammar that are essential for formulating complex constructions that make speech much more interesting, each unit of Practice Makes Perfect: Advanced Italian Grammar features clear explanations, numerous realistic examples, and lots of engaging exercises. Practice Makes Perfect: Advanced Italian Grammar makes mastering grammar easy with: -Clear, down-to-earth, easy-to-follow explanations that make even the most complex principles easy to understand -Example sentences that illustrate and clarify each grammatical point -Dozens of exercises in formats suited to every learning style -Practical and high-frequency vocabulary used throughout -A detailed answer key for quick, easy progress checks
Read & Think Italian
Italian Paperback ISBN: 1259836339
A first-class ticket to building key Italian language skills From the bestselling Read & Think series, this fully-illustrated guide brings the Italian language to life! In addition to introducing, developing, and growing key vocabulary, this book gives you an insider’s look at Italian life—from Italy’s coffee culture to regional festivals, and from biographies of famous Italians (from Leonardo to Sophia Loren) to articles on the history and gastronomy of the country. Including more than 100 engaging articles written by native Italian-speakers, each one provides a bilingual glossary on the same page, allowing you to learn without stopping to look up new or unfamiliar words. Each chapter contains several exercises to reinforce comprehension and the new premium edition features streaming audio recordings of more than 40 readings (70 minutes) and over 7,000 vocabulary items by flashcard, easily accessible online or on any mobile device, through the unique McGraw-Hill Education Language Lab app.
The Fine Art Of The Gesture : A Supplement to the Italian Dictionary
Paperback ISBN: 0811847748
Attenzione! They say that a gesture is worth a thousand words, and when it comes to speaking with your hands, the Italians speak volumes. This quirky handbook of Italian gestures, first published in 1958 by renowned Milanese artist and graphic designer Bruno Munari, will help the phalange-phobic decipher the unspoken language of gestures a language not found in any dictionary. Charming black-and-white photos and wry captions evoke an Italy of days gone by. Speak Italian gives a little hand to anyone who has ever been at a loss for words.
Teach Yourself Get Started in Italian
Absolute Beginner Course
Italian Paperback ISBN: 1444174711
Teach Yourself takes the pain out of picking up the Italian language Get Started in Italian requires no prior experience in the language and gives you the opportunity to study at a reasonable, steady pace. This course makes the process nearly painless--it is written in a friendly and supportive tone, and the structure offers you plenty of opportunities for self-practice. You are in control of your learning experience, so you never feel overwhelmed or rushed. This practical course introduces the new language without inundating you and includes dialogues and exercises, a helpful pronunciation section, manageable lists of practical vocabulary, a glossary of grammar terms, and more. The audio package features 120 minutes of recordings, enhancing your comprehension of the book's dialogues and exercises and improving your pronunciation. Features: - Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author’s many years of experience - Tests in the book to keep track of your progress
Webster's New World Italian Dictionary/Italian/English-English/Italian
Paperback ISBN: 0139536396
Compiled in collaboration with a team of expert linguists, the Webster's New World concise bilingual dictionaries are the perfect choice for beginning students and advanced speakers as well. Comprehensive and authoritative, yet clear and concise, the dictionaries offer a full array of features, as well as wide-ranging coverage of current expressions. Long-standing favorites in hardcover, the dictionaries will continue to be standard references for years to come -- especially now that they are available in unabridged paperback editions.
- More than 100,000 words, giving wide-ranging coverage of current terms and expressions
- Detailed definitions so the user can understand and translate idiomatically
- Extensive examples of usage, showing how translations of words can vary according to context
- Verb tables, including irregular verbs
- Cross-references from every verb to the appropriate verb table
Way Cool Italian Phrasebook
2nd Edition Italian Paperback ISBN: 0071615857
Be cool in Italian! .. Perfect for kids eight- to fourteen-years old, Way-Cool Italian covers the latest in kid language as it is spoken in the Italian-speaking world. Inside you will find out how kids in another country talk about their computers, how they text each other, and how they speak about their favorite music on their iPods. Includes words and phrases on topics such as numbers, greetings, weather, time, as well as the cool language you really want to know like the words for mobile phones, computers, music, comics, clothes, sports--even the Wii and avatars! .
Harpercollins Italian Dictionary
Includes Thousands of Contemporary Technical, Political, and Business Terms
4th Edition Italian Paperback ISBN: 0060787325
Encompassing more than 110,000 translations and eighty thousand references, this compact Italian dictionary features comprehensive coverage of essential vocabulary, entries on business and computer terminology, extensive coverage of Italian grammar and usage, and special entries that illustrate aspects of Italian life and culture. Original.