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Compact Oxford English Dictionary (two Volume Edition)
Compact Oxford English Dictionary (two Volume Edition)
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Hardcover      SKU: 1199294314

2 volume set

Latin Essentials of Grammar: A Practical Guide to the Mastery of Latin
Latin Essentials of Grammar
A Practical Guide to the Mastery of Latin
Paperback      ISBN: 0844285404
Covering the basics of Latin grammar, this book contains explanations that are accompanied by examples to aid in reading and writing Latin. The language of the examples reflects the structures encountered in literature. For ease of use, concepts are discussed according to accidence (inflections) and syntax.
Oxford American Minidictionary
Oxford American Minidictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 0195175190
New from the Oxford American dictionary program, an authoritative and up-to-date dictionary with full coverage of today's American English in one tiny book. Over 40,000 entries and 50,000 definitions are included. In-text notes help with spelling, grammar, and vocabulary, and useful appendices giving guidance on how to avoid common errors, spelling tips and rules, and pronunciation.
Harpercollins Pocket Spanish Dictionary: Spanish/English, English/Spanish
Harpercollins Pocket Spanish Dictionary
Spanish/English, English/Spanish
Paperback      ISBN: 0060084510
The most up-to-date and easy-to-use pocket dictionary available - Clear color layout for maximum ease of use - KEYWORD feature -- extra help with translating the most essential vocabulary - Over 70,000 translations - Unique games section that helps readers have fun while learning
Harper Collins Italian Dictionary: Italian-English, English-Italian : Concise Edition
Harper Collins Italian Dictionary
Italian-English, English-Italian : Concise Edition
Paperback      ISBN: 0060956771

A New Look at Language

- From digital TV to millennium bug, teleconferencing to teleworking, the HarperCollins Italian Concise Dictionary keeps you up-to-date with contemporary Italian. Additionally, special entries throughout the text illuminate aspects of Italian life and culture.

- Plus vocabulary relating to the internet (browser, homepage, Internet, website).

- Exclusive KeyWord feature provides extra help with translating the most essential vocabulary.

- Modern and user-friendly, this dictionary gives priority to contemporary language and expressions, providing the information you need to know to write a paper, read a book, or tell a story.

Harrap's Spanish And English Pocket Dictionary
Harrap's Spanish And English Pocket Dictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 0071456694
The ideal portable reference for beginners or intermediate learners of Spanish Harrap’s Spanish and English Pocket Dictionary is the most comprehensive portable dictionary available today. Fully revised and up-to-date, this authoritative reference features more than 57,000 references, 90,000 translations, and thorough coverage of Latin American Spanish. Concise and exceptionally easy to use, it’s the perfect dictionary for use at home or in school. In addition, this highly accessible guide: - Covers hundreds of new words and expressions, including slang, colloquial usage, technical language, and Internet terms - Provides numerous usage notes to help users avoid translation pitfalls - Includes a handy guide to Spanish verbs - Uses Harrap’s extensive language databases and large-scale reading programs to guarantee thorough coverage of all areas of vocabulary and monitor new words
Dictionary of Maritime & Transportaton Terms
Dictionary of Maritime & Transportaton Terms
Paperback      ISBN: 0870335693
American Slang Dictionary: The Ultimate Reference to Nonstandard Usage, Colloquialisms, Popular Jargon, and Vulgarisms
American Slang Dictionary
The Ultimate Reference to Nonstandard Usage, Colloquialisms, Popular Jargon, and Vulgarisms
Paperback      ISBN: 0071461086
For the 411 on American slang, this guidebook is the top banana From "head trip" to "foot in mouth," American Slang Dictionary gives you the complete definitions of thousands of uniquely American words and phrases, ranging from golden oldies such as "catch some rays" and "take the fifth" to more up-to-the-minute coinages like Wall Street's "jonx," the Internet's "ping," and the gangsta's favorite, "shizzle." Inside you'll find more than 12,000 words and expressions from a wide variety of sources, including gangsta rap, the blogosphere, and the U.S. prison system. In a New York minute, you'll be down with the colloquialisms, vulgarities, and substandard English that make everyday interactions in contemporary American life so colorful. BSOD or blue screen of death the blue computer screen that appears after a programming or operational error crunk wild; crazy; out of control kvetch to complain left-handed monkey wrench a nonexistent tool word of mouse a message spread by e-mail
Harpercollins Pocket Webster's Dictionary
Harpercollins Pocket Webster's Dictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 0060085681
The most up-to-date and easy-to-use pocket dictionary available - Clear color layout for maximum ease of use - Thousands of current phrases and constructions - Meanings and usage clearly indicated - Many helpful supplements
New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary (2 Volume Set)
New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary (2 Volume Set)
Hardcover      ISBN: 0198612710
A comprehensive, worldwide dictionary of the English language features two thumb-indexed volumes that encompass some 500,000 definitions reflecting the historical evolution of words and phrases, illustrative quotations, variant spellings, and many other features.