Foreign Language, General
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.
The University of Chicago Spanish-English Dictionary / Diccionario Universidad de Chicago Ingles-Espanol
Paperback ISBN: 0226666964
Incorporating new words and meanings from both languages, the sixth edition of this well-received Spanish dictionary offers speakers of both Spanish and English a valuable bilingual resource for navigating these languages. Original.
Urdu Practical Dictionary
Urdu Paperback ISBN: 0781813409
Urdu is the national language and lingua franca of Pakistan and six Indian states, with about 70 million native speakers. Urdu is a part of the Hindustani language family, and is mutually intelligible with Hindi. Using the Nasta'liq style of the Persian alphabet, Urdu is traditionally associated with the Muslim population of the region, while Hindi (using the Devangari script) is connected with the Hindu community. This is the only mid-size, practical Urdu-English dictionary that includes both Urdu s genuine Nasta liq script and phonetic transcriptions to help learners pronounce words correctly. It includes more than 13,000 entries for Urdu and more than 9,000 entries for English, covering the vocabulary that one encounters most frequently in contact with Urdu speakers in everyday life as well as in modern literature and the media. This dictionary is for both non-Urdu speakers who are learning the language, and for Urdu readers who wish to find an accurate translation or pronunciation for a specific word.
Vietnamese-English / English-Vietnamese
Paperback ISBN: 0804842876
This is the most up-to-date Vietnamese mini dictionary available and is ideal for any application where a handy and portable dictionary is required. It contains the following essential features: - Bidirectional Vietnamese-English and English-Vietnamese - Over 15,000 essential words, idioms and expressions - Headwords printed in blue for quick and easy reference - A basic overview of Vietnamese grammar and pronunciation - The ideal dictionary for business, study and travel By incorporating all the latest computer and social media terms, something no other Vietnamese dictionary does, the Tuttle Mini Vietnamese Dictionary has become a must-have for all students of Vietnamese and anyone traveling to Vietnam.
Vox Medical Spanish and English Dictionary
Spanish Paperback ISBN: 0071749187
Don't let a language barrier prevent you from giving your patient the best care possible From the most successful bilingual dictionary range in North America comes this dictionary that equips you with the medical terminology you need to know to effectively communicate with Spanish-speaking patients. This book is ideal for a wide range of professionals such as physicians, nurses, physician's assistants, technicians, therapists, and administrators. And you do not need any previous experience with Spanish. You're ready to treat Spanish-speaking patients without hesitation. It includes: - 38,000-plus headwords and 35,000 sub-entries - A complete grammar overview and verb charts - A guide to common idioms and slang - A phrasebook section that includes more than 250 phrases for interviewing and examining patients