Foreign Language, General
Tuttle Learner's Chinese-English Dictionary
Chinese Paperback ISBN: 0804845271
This Mandarin Chinese Dictionary is for elementary to intermediate learners of Chinese Tuttle Learner's Chinese-English Dictionary is a totally new dictionary designed specifically for elementary to intermediate learners of Chinese, and contains all 3,051 vocabulary items prescribed for Levels A and B of the internationally recognized test of Mandarin language proficiency, Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK). This self-contained dictionary has over 3,000 headwords—those required for HSK Levels A and B, plus important proper nouns and common idioms. Extensive notes on culture, grammar and meaning are included to enhance understanding and ensure correct usage. Students attempting to learn Chinese will find this dictionary to be an essential guide to the Chinese language as well as a reliable reference tool. This Chinese dictionary contains: - The 4,800 most frequently used Chinese vocabulary items. - All entries contain Romanized Chinese forms (hanyu pinyin), simplified Chinese characters (hanzi) as well as traditional Chinese characters if they exist. - Terms are searchable by Chinese–English or English–Chinese. - All Chinese entries are arranged alphabetically by Romanized Mandarin Chinese forms (hanyu pinyin). - Chinese word components are listed and analyzed to facilitate understanding. - Over 4,700 sample sentences to demonstrate how each word is used. - Detailed notes on culture, grammar and usage. - Chinese translations for common English names and places in China.
Tuttle Learner's Korean-English Dictionary
Paperback ISBN: 0804841500
Finally, here is the dictionary that learners have been waiting for: one that specifically answers the needs of English-speakers who are studying Korean. Designed for learners who are at elementary to intermediate level, it contains over 16,800 vocabulary items, including the most essential contemporary words, commonly used example phrases, and business and technical terms. There are over 11,000 headwords included (both Korean and English), and over 5,600 example sentences#&8212;one for every Korean headword.
Tuttle Mini Japanese Dictionary
Japanese Paperback ISBN: 4805312238
This is the most up-to-date Japanese mini dictionary available that meets the needs of anyone learning Japanese. All the essential components necessary to master the Japanese language and vocabulary are included such as Kanji, the adopted logographic Chinese characters, Kana, the syllabic Japanese scripts, and Romaji, the Latin script used to write Japanese language, which is usually targeted at non-Japanese speakers. The ideal dictionary for business, study and travel, this powerful pocket reference contains the following essential features: - Bidirectional Japanese-English and English-Japanese Dictionary - Over 13,000 essential words, idioms and expressions - Headwords printed in blue for quick and easy reference - Latest computer and social media terms - A brief introduction to the language
Tuttle Pocket Hindi Dictionary
Paperback ISBN: 0804839611
From the author who brought us Hindi in a Flash, Richard Delacy now offers his expertise in teaching Hindi with a simple and portable guide, The Tuttle Pocket Hindi Dictionary. This book is the most up-to-date Hindi dictionary available today. English speakers new to learning Hindi and Hindi speakers alike will greatly benefit from this powerful pocket guide because it is designed with both of them in mind. Covering the 15,000 most common Hindi and English words, in a small, compact volume, this pocket dictionary is a convenient and lightweight reference work with bi-directional Hindi-English and English-Hindi sections. Whether you use Hindi for business, in an educational setting, or while you travel to India, the entries in this dictionary—along with incorporating Devanagari—cover all the contemporary terms and expressions used on a daily basis. Grammar basics and a pronunciation guide are also featured in the introduction.
Tuttle Pocket Indonesian Dictionary
Indonesian-English / English-Indonesian
Paperback ISBN: 0804845085
Users requiring a quick and handy reference work for Indonesian, particularly when they are out and about, need look no further than the Tuttle Pocket Indonesian Dictionary. This dictionary has been especially designed for foreigners working or traveling in Indonesia. It is equally useful for Indonesians who live abroad or in an English-speaking environment. No knowledge of Indonesian grammar or word formation is necessary to use this helpful dictionary—simply look up the word as you hear or read it, and you'll quickly find it's meaning. This is a revolutionary feature that most other Indonesian dictionaries are lacking. Special features include: - Covers the 15,000 most common Indonesian and English words. - A useful pronunciation guide. - A small, compact size makes it portable and lightweight. - Both Indonesian-English and English-Indonesian sections. - Special emphasis is given to words vital in daily use, important in business and cultural settings, and useful to travelers. - The entries in both sections contain common idioms and expressions, as well as up-to-date IT and Internet vocabulary. There are no other authoritative pocket dictionaries of Indonesian. The Oxford Starter's Indonesian-English Dictionary and the Tuttle Concise Indonesian Dictionary are larger dictionaries with more entries, but these are aimed at students rather than general users.
Tuttle Pocket Mandarin Chinese Dictionary
Chinese-English / English-Chinese
Chinese Paperback ISBN: 0804848459
This handy Mandarin dictionary allows you to look up words quickly and easily—and be understood while speaking. The Tuttle Pocket Mandarin Chinese Dictionary is a pocket-sized dictionary designed for travelers, business people, and beginner Chinese language students. It contains all the most common Chinese vocabulary you will need. Extensively revised and expanded, this new edition includes over 20,000 entries. A reference guide to the essentials of Chinese grammar and pronunciation are provided to ensure you will be understood when speaking. Features of this Chinese dictionary include: - Complete English-Chinese and Chinese-English sections - Headwords are printed in bold for easy reference - Alternate meanings of the same word (in English or Chinese) are clearly distinguished - Includes the latest IT, mobile phone, Internet and social media terminology
Tuttle Pocket Vietnamese Dictionary
Vietnamese Paperback ISBN: 0804846626
It's never a good idea to be overly–relient on technology while traveling! Look up words quickly and easily with this great Vietnamese dictionary. Intended for use by tourists, students, and business people traveling to Vietnam Pocket Vietnamese Dictionary is an essential tool to learn Vietnamese and start communicating effectively. It features all the essential Vietnamese vocabulary appropriate for beginning to intermediate students. It's handy pocket format and user-friendly, two color layout will make any future trip to Vietnam much easier. All entries are written in a Romanized form as well as Vietnamese script (quoc ngu) so that in the case of difficulties the book can simply be shown to the person the user is trying to communicate with. This dictionary includes the following key features: - Over 18,000 words and expressions in the Vietnamese language. - Vietnamese–English and English–Vietnamese sections - Fully updated with recent vocabulary and commonly used Vietnamese slang. - Clear, user friendly layout with headwords in blue. - Romanized and Vietnamese Script (Quoc Ngu) forms for every entry. Other books from this bestselling series you might enjoy include: Pocket Cambodian Dictionary, Pocket Thai Dictionary, Pocket Indonesian Dictionary, and Pocket Malay Dictionary.
Tuttle Vietnamese-English Dictionary
Paperback ISBN: 0804846731
This is the most up–to–date and complete Vietnamese to English dictionary available. It is designed primarily for the growing number of students of Vietnamese who need a good and reliable Vietnamese–English dictionary. Although it is targeted mainly at English speakers and other non–native users who need to learn Vietnamese, it can also be used by Vietnamese speakers who are learning or need to know English. Along with 19,000 enries—covering contemporary words and phrases used in educational, business and tourist settings—the attractive and user–friendly layout is organized effectively, making it easy to locate words and phrases quickly. It also includes many valuable pointers and information about the Vietnamese language. - Completely revised and updated with over 19,000 entries. - Clear, user–friendly text with idioms, expressions and sample sentences. - The ideal dictionary for students and business people. The first edition, published as Essential English–Vietnamese Dictionary, was by Professor Nguyen Hinh Hoa and his daughter Patricia Nguyen Thi Huong. It became a classic in the teaching of Vietnamese. This edition, completely revised and updated, is the work of Professor Phan Van Giuong who was a distinguished professor in Vietnamese Studies at Victoria University, Melborne. Professor Phan, who has many years' experience teaching Vietnamese and English, is also the author of many Vietnamese teaching/learning materials and editor for several Vietnamese magazines and newspapers. He was awarded the Order of Australia Medal and the International Educator of the Year award for his outstanding contributions to teaching language and culture. Professor Phan is now retired but continues to teach on a part–time basis.
Two Hundred and One Dutch Verbs Fully Conjugated in All the Tenses
Paperback ISBN: 0812007387
The most commonly used Dutch verbs are presented, one to a page, completely conjugated, and arranged alphabetically for quick and easy reference. Commonly used Dutch idioms that use a verb are presented at the bottom of the page of the appropriate verb.
Ukrainian English/English Ukrainian Practical Dictionary With Menu Terms
Paperback ISBN: 0781803063
With over 10,000 up-to-date dictionary entries and phonetic transliterations of both Ukrainian and English words, this reference is an invaluable tool for travelers, students and businesspersons. It includes over 10,000 entries with both Ukrainian script and Romanization; a guide to Ukrainian pronunciation; and a section on menu terms.