The most comprehensive and up-to-date Japanese-English English-Japanese dictionary for English-speaking learners available, with advice on grammar and usage for headwords; help with pronunciation; an extensive guide to Japanese grammar; and information on Japanese history and culture.
A new easy-to-use Japanese dictionary, specifically suited to adult beginner level, offering all the words and phrases you'll need as a beginner, plus a complete learning and lifestyle kit with a list of the words you really need to know, grammar help, verb tables, social survival tips and cultural information, dates for your diary, and a phrasefinder.
Presented in a portable format, this edition offers vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phrases, and 60,000 translations. The phrasefinder provides access to the words and expressions you need for everyday situations - shopping, travelling, asking for directions, or finding a place to stay.
Grasping how to swear is a crucial skill to any English-speaker, but it can be a tricky business. Owing to the rich and complex history of swearing, a single word can have a host of different meanings - from expressing surprise, excitement, anger, celebration, disgust or simply that you're fucked off.
A compact, intermediate-level dictionary covering over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations. With supplements on grammar and correspondence, sections offering lifestyle and cultural information, plus this is an ideal reference tool for students and adult learners.
This edition of the Oxford Colour German Dictionary Plus has up-to-date coverage of essential German, updated cultural notes, a 'Words you must know' section, games, and grammar help - all in a portable, durable format.
This dictionary and phrasebook is divided into three parts: the Albanian alphabet and pronunciation, dictionary with basic key vocabulary, and an extensive Albanian phrasebook covering topics such as number, transportation, shopping, eating out and much more.
This edition of the Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary is fully updated with thousands of new words, updated cultural notes, and sample utility bills, bank statements, and rent agreements, for anyone who needs help with daily life in France. It is ideal for students at advanced level and beyond, and is especially useful for the language student abroad, or the second home owner.
Adapted from Oxford's Elementary Learner's Dictionary, this new title covers over 15,000 English words and phrases. Headwords, their pronunciation, their parts of speech, illustrative sentences and derivatives are provided in English with Urdu equivalents. Explanation of meanings is only provided in Urdu.
This reissue of The Pocket Oxford Greek Dictionary has the new Oxford livery. Along with 60,000 words and phrases and 80,000 translations there are appendices listing the principal parts of Greek verbs, as well as lists of place-names and personal names.
This guide to Russian grammar and verbs is comprehensive and easy-to-use. It provides ultra-clear explanations and an easy-access design, and is an ideal support book for all beginner and intermediate learners.
A shortened and updated version of the "Oxford English-Arabic Dictionary", designed to meet the needs of the Arabic speaker learning English. It records the different levels of usage met with in newspapers, radio and TV as well as films.
A new easy-to-use Russian dictionary, specifically suited to adult beginner level, offering all the words and phrases you'll need as a beginner, plus a complete learning and lifestyle kit with a list of the words you really need to know, grammar help, verb tables, social survival tips and cultural information, dates for your diary, and a phrasefinder.
Admirers of Russian literature claim that the 'Slavic soul' of writers such as Chekhov or Tolstoy can't be fully appreciated in translation. For the less ambitious, the language will bring you closer to deciphering the 'riddle wrapped in a mystery insidean enigma' that is Russia.
The Modern Welsh Dictionary is clear and accessible, illustrated by examples drawn from actual speech and writing. It will be of interest and help to anyone using the Welsh language at school, work, or home, as well as visitors to Wales.
Fully updated for 2009, and with a brand new user-friendly design, this edition is full of exciting new features to help learners become fluent in English, including cutting edge software to build vocabulary faster.
This new edition of the Concise Oxford Spanish Dictionary offers authoritative coverage of over 175,000 words and phrases, and 240,000 translations. Includes brand new information on online banking, and booking tickets.
Based on Professor Wells' Pronunciation Preference Internet Poll, this authoritative reference shows over 135,000 different pronunciations from British and American English, including technical vocabulary and proper names.
With over 27,000 English references and 38,000 Japanese translations, this dictionary provides coverage of today's language and usage. Clear layout offers the user maximum accessibility in a compact, handy format.
Compact and portable, this dictionary offers over 25,000 entries, as well as examples of usage, help with grammar, and easy-to-follow pronunciation guidance. It is essential for learners and teachers of English, and the ideal general reference at home.
A compact, intermediate-level English-Chinese and Chinese-English dictionary covering over 90,000 words and phrases, and over 120,000 translations, including new words in each language. Pinyin romanization and Mandarin pronunciations are given throughout and characters are easily looked up either by pinyin or by radical index.
Useful for language learning, this title gives clear explanations of almost all the key points of Classical Greek grammar. It includes additional features, such as a glossary of grammatical terms and a vocabulary list covering the Greek words found in the main text. It also offers help with grammatical terms, pronunciation, and difficult idioms.
Suitable for learners of Classical Greek at school and university level, this dictionary covers over 20,000 Greek words and phrases and over 4,000 English words in common usage. It also offers help with Greek to English sentence construction and prose composition, and provides tables of irregular verbs.
This edition of the Oxford Colour French Dictionary Plus has up-to-date coverage of essential French, updated cultural notes, a 'Words you must know' section, games, and grammar help - all in a portable, durable format.
Useful for language learning, this title gives clear explanations of almost all the key points of Latin grammar. It also includes additional features, such as a glossary of grammatical terms, a vocabulary list covering all the Latin words found in the main text, study tips, and notes on Roman dates, money, weights and measures, and names.
This handy guide to Italian grammar and verbs is comprehensive and easy-to-use. It provides ultra-clear explanations and an easy-access design, and is an ideal support book for all beginner and intermediate learners.
This guide to Japanese grammar and verbs is comprehensive and easy-to-use. Its ultra-clear explanations and accessible design make it an ideal support book for all beginner and intermediate learners, and the perfect accompaniment to Oxford's Take Off In Japanese audio course.