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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Useful for Dutch-speaking students of English and for English-speaking students of Dutch. This work contains 30,000 entries divided between the two languages. It also contains spellings and concise definitions. It also includes many phrases and compounds.
Despite lower levels of compulsory Latin in schools, the language remains prolific in many areas of our daily life. This is a comprehensive dictionary that includes Latin to English, English to Latin, notes on grammar and pronunciation as well as the historical context of this classical language.
Explains more than 10,000 of the most frequently used idioms in English. This dictionary contains hundreds of idioms and examples. It also includes notes on the origins of idioms, notes to help with difficult vocabulary, study pages, exercises and cartoons to aid learning and add interest.
Designed for students, this intermediate-level dictionary covers over 46,000 words and phrases, and includes a guide to Latin grammar, notes on difficult words and constructions, and appendices on topics such as money, weights and measures. It includes important dates, biographies on Roman writers, and information on Roman history and culture.
Offering the words and phrases you'll need as a beginner, plus a learning and lifestyle kit with a list of the words you need to know, grammar help, verb tables, social survival tips and cultural information, dates for your diary, and a phrasefinder, this is a Chinese dictionary.