French Language
1001 Most Useful French Words
1001 Most Useful French Words
French    Paperback      ISBN: 0486498980

The ideal travel companion and at-home reference, this completely updated volume features 1,001 common French words. Each term is accompanied by a brief definition, a sentence in French demonstrating proper usage, and a translation. Up-to-date entries cover terms for current digital technology, and a convenient reference section presents words related to family; days, months, and seasons; telling time; shopping; and other vocabulary categories.

15-Minute French
15-Minute French
by DK
French    Paperback      ISBN: 1465462945

Learn French in just 15 minutes a day with this revolutionary language learning system, now with an accompanying free app that is available in the App Store and Google Play.

Practicing your language skills is quick, easy, and fun with 15-Minute French. There's no homework. Instead, use the visual guide and the free app to test yourself as you learn. Perfect your pronunciation by listening to native speakers, and learn from real-life examples that cover every holiday and business situation. Each full-color course book has themed chapters and common everyday scenarios, a menu guide, and translation dictionaries.

Whether you're just starting to learn French or you want to brush up, there's no easier way to learn.

601 French Verbs
601 French Verbs
French    Paperback      ISBN: 1780043872

This title contains 601 important French verbs in all tenses. 75 must-know verbs are marked for quick look-up and texting expressions are provided to appeal to a modern user.

Advanced French Grammar
Advanced French Grammar
Hardcover      ISBN: 0521482283

This reference grammar combines the best of modern and traditional approaches. Its objective is not only practical mastery of the language, but familiarity with its structure. The Grammar takes full account of modern linguistic research, but without excessive emphasis on formalism. It provides numerous examples based on the author's own experience of teaching French to English speakers. The norms of "correct expression" are given together with current usage and deviations. A substantial index of French and English words and of topics provides easy access to the text itself.

Anglais Dictionnaire/French Dictionary: Francais-Anglais, Anglais-Francais/French-English, English-French
Anglais Dictionnaire/French Dictionary
Francais-Anglais, Anglais-Francais/French-English, English-French
French    Hardcover      ISBN: 2035700019

This newly revised Larousse Concise Dictionary is ideal for the more sophisticated traveler, business person, student, and anyone interested in achieveing greater fluency in contemporary French and English. The clear typographical layout and style, together with detailed treatment of vocabulary allows the user to quickly grasp the important nuances of language and translate and comprehend accurately. Containing 250,000 words, phrases, and translations, it is an ideal companion for both general and professional use.

Anglais Dictionnaire/French Dictionary: Francais-Anglais, Anglais-Francais/French-English, English-French
Anglais Dictionnaire/French Dictionary
Francais-Anglais, Anglais-Francais/French-English, English-French
French    Paperback      ISBN: 2035700027

This newly revised Larousse Concise Dictionary is ideal for the more sophisticated traveler, business person, student, and anyone interested in achieveing greater fluency in contemporary French and English. The clear typographical layout and style, together with detailed treatment of vocabulary allows the user to quickly grasp the important nuances of language and translate and comprehend accurately. Containing 250,000 words, phrases, and translations, it is an ideal companion for both general and professional use.

The Bantam New College French & English Dictionary
The Bantam New College French & English Dictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 0553274112
With more than 85,000 entries--no other portable French and English paperback dictionary offers you so much at so reasonable a price.

Newly revised and expanded, The Bantam New College French & English Dictionary is the finest low-priced dictionary you can own, the most complete, and the most convenient to use. Designed by foremost authorities, it includes thousands of modern words and definitions you are not likely to find elsewhere. Plus invaluable special features such as:

-A concise reference grammar
- Handy usage tips for adjectives and verbs
- A table for all irregular verbs
- Easy-to-use pronunciation guide
- Many new meaning discriminations and connotations
- Essential current slang terms--and much more

All in one easy-to-carry compact volume.
Barron's French Now! Level 1 [With 3 CDs]
Barron's French Now! Level 1 [With 3 CDs]
Paperback      ISBN: 1438072791

The updated fifth edition of this high-school level textbook emphasizes oral proficiency while also instructing in written French composition, reading proficiency, listening comprehension, grammar, vocabulary, and the use of French idioms. Updated vocabulary reflects current technology and contemporary social and idiomatic expressions. Student-friendly features include dialogues, songs, word puzzles, and insights into French customs, everyday life, and culture. Practice and review questions appear throughout the text, with answers in a set of perforated pages at the back of the book. A set of three audio compact discs are enclosed with the book. The audio material complements the written text, presenting approximately three hours of coaching in French pronunciation and immersion in conversational French. Photos and illustrations throughout the book.

The Beginning Translator's Workbook: Or the ABC of French to English Translation
The Beginning Translator's Workbook
Or the ABC of French to English Translation
Paperback      ISBN: 076180837x

This workbook combines methodology and practice for use in a course for beginning translators with a proficiency in French ranging from intermediate to advanced level. It takes a linguistic approach to the problems of translation in addressing common and major pitfalls: delineation of 'translation units' or what constitutes a concept beyond mere words, word polysemy, false cognates, structural and cultural obstacles to literal translation. It offers chapter by chapter explanations of the various strategies used by professional translators to counter these problems: the translation devices known as transposition, modulation, equivalence, and adaptation. Each chapter concludes with a variety of practice exercises focusing on one specific problem. The second part of the book is a global application of all the principles taught in the first part and guides the student step by step through the actual translation of a choice of literary (prose, poetry, and plays) and non-literary excerpts.

The Beginning Translator's Workbook: Or the ABC of French to English Translation
The Beginning Translator's Workbook
Or the ABC of French to English Translation
Hardcover      ISBN: 0761808361

This workbook combines methodology and practice for use in a course for beginning translators with a proficiency in French ranging from intermediate to advanced level. It takes a linguistic approach to the problems of translation in addressing common and major pitfalls: delineation of 'translation units' or what constitutes a concept beyond mere words, word polysemy, false cognates, structural and cultural obstacles to literal translation. It offers chapter by chapter explanations of the various strategies used by professional translators to counter these problems: the translation devices known as transposition, modulation, equivalence, and adaptation. Each chapter concludes with a variety of practice exercises focusing on one specific problem. The second part of the book is a global application of all the principles taught in the first part and guides the student step by step through the actual translation of a choice of literary (prose, poetry, and plays) and non-literary excerpts.