Developed by a team of language experts, this dictionary series is a goldmine of more than 2,000 illustrated words and phrases.
This series is packed with essential terms you need to know in order to communicate in everyday situations: money, numbers, family, shopping, work, filling in forms, etc. Every word is accompanied by a picture and there are also useful phrases boxes on each page.
Developed by a team of language experts in a realistic visual context
Contains more than 2,000 illustrated A-Z words and phrases
Content is organised within 12 thematic units, including Everyday Language, People, Housing, Work, Food and Leisure.
Every word is accompanied by a translation, simple phonetics and a picture
Includes a bilingual index.
The Berlitz German Pocket Dictionary features bold, blue headwords for maximum accessibility, many new words and expressions, and thousands of modern and idiomatic phrases not normally found in dictionaries this size
- Over 36,000 references on 608 pages
- All headwords in blue for quick reference
- Vinyl cover
- Comprehensive, portable and affordable
- Thousands of idioms, new words and expressions
- Useful appendices
- The ideal pocket reference work for everyday use
Become a German verb virtuoso with this unbeatable reference/interactive comboThe Big Yellow Book of German Verbs with CD-ROM is the most comprehensive resource available for learning and mastering German verbs. Designed for beginning through advanced learners, this indispensable guide will help you conjugate verbs with ease, enabling you to communicate in German confidently.
Inside you will find:
- 555 fully conjugated verbs, listed alphabetically
- Current idioms and expressions for each verb
- The Top 50 verbs, with many examples of their usage in context
- More than 4,200 verbs cross-referenced to conjugation models
- A handy guide to deciphering irregular verb forms
The CD-ROM is a fun way to help you:
- Sharpen your skills with more than 300 interactive exercises, from multiple choice to fill-in-the-blank
- Form verbs and choose the right tenses
- Master common idioms and everyday expressions
- Track and evaluate your progress with a pretest and a comprehensive review test
System requirements: PC only: Windows 2000, XP, Vista
The essential dictionary for the beginning German language student, from the first class to the final exam, now revised with new words and phrases.
Easy to read, easy to use, and easy to understand, Collins Beginner's German Dictionary is an innovative dictionary designed specifically for beginning learners of any age. The layout is clear and exceptionally user-friendly, using color for the words students need to look up and helpful examples to show how to best use the translations.
The dictionary also offers a detailed grammar section and activities and games for developing language skills. There is also a list of common "false friends," or common mistakes beginners make when speaking German.
Collins Beginner's German Dictionary offers a complete explanation on how to use the dictionary most efficiently with games, English verbs, German verbs, numbers, dates, time and English phonetics. A color supplement includes sections on relationships and feelings, in town, at home, jobs and hobbies.
This practical, versatile edition of the Collins German Dictionary offers comprehensive coverage of today's language with more than 200,000 entries and translations. This is the most complete guide to grammar offered in a German dictionary, and includes all the information needed to write a paper, read a book, or tell a story.
The Compact Oxford German Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations of contemporary German and English. This handy reference book covers all the words you need, based on findings from the Oxford Languages Tracker and the Oxford English Corpus. Also beneficial, it includes German cultural and grammar supplements to help you improve on your everyday German.Discover more on oxforddictionaries.com, Oxford's hub for dictionaries and language reference.
Through authentic conversations, vocabulary building, grammar explanations and extensive practice and review, Complete German will equip you with the skills you need to use German in a variety of settings and situations, developing your cultural awareness along the way. What will I achieve by the end of the course?
By the end of Complete German you will have a solid intermediate-level grounding in the four key skills - reading, writing, speaking and listening - and be able to communicate with confidence and accuracy. Is this course for me?
If you want to move confidently from beginner to intermediate level, this is the course for you. It's perfect for the self-study learner, with a one-to-one tutor, or for the beginner classroom. It can also be used as a refresher course. What do I get?
-23 learning units plus verbs reference and word glossary and revision section
-Discovery Method - figure out rules and patterns to make the language stick
-Teaches the key skills - reading, writing, listening, and speaking
-Learn to learn - tips and skills on how to be a better language learner
-Culture notes - learn about the people and places of Germany
-Outcomes-based learning - focus your studies with clear aims
-Authentic listening activities - everyday conversations give you a flavour of real spoken German
-Test Yourself - see and track your own progress *Complete German maps from Novice Low to Advanced Low level proficiency of ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages) and from A1 Beginner to B1/B2 Upper Intermediate level of the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) guidelines. This pack includes a full-colour book and one MP3 CD of audio material. This title can also be used in conjunction with the German Teach Yourself Languages Online course (www.teachyourselflanguages.com) What else can I use to learn German?
If you require an absolute Beginner course, you can try our Get Started in German Absolute Beginner course: 9781444174625
If you want to take your German further, you should try our Perfect Your German 9780071784672 Rely on Teach Yourself, trusted by language learners for over 75 years.
This comprehensive guide to mastering the German language presents often difficult-to-master information, such as verb tenses, in the approachable Complete Idiot's Guide(R) format.
Readers will discover useful travel-themed chapters, dealing with everything from shopping, renting cars, and making a phone call, to visiting a doctor, going to the post office, and banking. With information on the essentials of German grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation, and conversation, this new edition also includes a supplemental CD with nearly an hour of listen-and-learn exercises that can be used either with or without the book.
A Concise German Grammar aims to equip undergraduates with a comprehensive yet compact account of German grammar. There has long been a need for an easy-to-use guide to the subject that answers users' questions without confronting them with a bewildering mass of secondary detail. Clear and accessible, including many lively examples of modern usage, this practical book can be used both to learn German grammar and as an essential reference for students of German, from senior secondary school right through to the end of university studies and beyond. Leading the field by using the new German spelling, its special features also include a glossary of grammatical terms and detailed alphabetical guides to prepositions and conjunctions.