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Somali Student Dictionary: English-Somali/ Somali-English
Somali Student Dictionary
English-Somali/ Somali-English
Paperback      ISBN: 0781814049
This comprehensive bilingual Somali dictionary includes over 25,000 Word-to-Word dictionary entries, and is perfect for ESL/ELL students to use for standardized testing. Somali is an Afroasiatic language with approximately 15 million speakers worldwide. It is spoken primarily in Somalia, but also in Somaliland, Ethiopia, Djibouti, and Kenya and by a significant Somali-speaking diaspora. Somali is written with the Latin alphabet. The two-way format makes it useful for both English and Amharic speakers. Somali ELL (English-Language Learner) students can look up the meaning of English words they don't recognize, and also translate their thoughts and writing in Amharic to English.
Somali-English, English-Somali Dictionary and Phrasebook
Somali-English, English-Somali Dictionary and Phrasebook
Paperback      ISBN: 0781806216
This book is very helpful for travelers to Somalia. Included in the book are vocabulary sections, a phrasebook, pronunciation, and a brief outline of the language's grammar rules and information on local culture.
Swahili Dictionary and Phrasebook: Swahili-English English-Swahili
Swahili Dictionary and Phrasebook
Swahili-English English-Swahili
Paperback      ISBN: 0781809053
A gude for the most widely spoken African language contains over five thousand dictionary entries, terms and phrases for daily life siuations, a pronunciation guide, and cultural information.
Swahili for Starters: A Practical Introductory Course
Swahili for Starters
A Practical Introductory Course
Paperback      ISBN: 0198237839
This book teaches Swahili in its social and cultural context. It introduces the language in a natural manner, beginning with real-life situations in dialogue form, many of which also reveal African cultural attitudes and societal ideas to the reader. Grammar and vocabulary are introduced gradually, along with necessary pronunciation guides.
Swahili-English, English-Swahili Practical Dictionary
Swahili-English, English-Swahili Practical Dictionary
Paperback      ISBN: 0781804809
This bestselling Swahili-English/ English-Swahili dictionary is the most comprehensive available, with over 35,000 entries that cover the vocabulary of politics, telecommunications, computers, the Internet, tourism, business and travel. Intended for both speakers of English or Swahili, the guide also includes appendices of English irregular verbs, Swahili noun classes and useful phrases and vocabulary.
Tigrinya Dictionary & Phrasebook: Tigrinya-english / English-tigrinya
Tigrinya Dictionary & Phrasebook
Tigrinya-english / English-tigrinya
Tigrinya    Paperback      ISBN: 0781813972
This combination Tigrinya phrasebook and two-way Tigrinya-English dictionary is an essential reference while traveling in Eritrea and Ethiopia. The Hippocrene Dictionary & Phrasebook series allows you be a traveler, not a tourist, by connecting with the local culture and people in their native language. Tigrinya (also written as Tigrigna) is an Afro-Asiatic language spoken by about 7 million people, primarily in Eritrea and Ethiopia. Tigrinya is written in the same Ge
Xhosa Dictionary & Phrasebook: Xhosa-English / English-Xhosa
Xhosa Dictionary & Phrasebook
Xhosa-English / English-Xhosa
Paperback      ISBN: 0781813638
There are over 6 million Xhosa speakers in South Africa, where the Xhosa people are the second largest cultural subgroup (after the Zulu). Xhosa is a tonal language known for its clicking sounds. This unique, two-part resource provides travelers to South Africa with the tools they need for daily interaction. The bilingual dictionary has a concise vocabulary for everyday use, and the phrasebook allows instant communication on a variety of topics. Ideal for businesspeople, travelers, students, and aid workers, this guide includes 4,000 dictionary entries; phonetics that are intuitive for English speakers; essential phrases on topics such as transportation, dining out, and business; and concise grammar and pronunciation sections.
Zulu Dictionary & Phrasebook: Zulu-English / English-Zulu
Zulu Dictionary & Phrasebook
Zulu-English / English-Zulu
Paperback      ISBN: 0781813646
Zulu is spoken by approximately 16 million people worldwide. Over 10 million of these speakers are in South Africa, where the Zulu are the largest cultural subgroup in the country. This unique, two-part resource provides travelers to South Africa with the tools they need for daily interaction. The bilingual dictionary has a concise vocabulary for everyday use, and the phrasebook allows instant communication on a variety of topics. Ideal for businesspeople, travelers, students, and aid workers, this guide includes 4,000 dictionary entries; phonetics that are intuitive for English speakers; essential phrases on topics such as transportation, dining out, and business; and concise grammar and pronunciation sections.