This popular and informative guide to the Scots language is now available in colour in the best-selling gem format. With words and phrases from both literary and everyday language, this is the perfect wee dictionary of Scots for native and non-native speakers alike.
With over 40,000 references and 70,000 translations, the dictionary provides excellent coverage of today's language and usage. Colour layout offers the user maximum accessibility in a compact, handy format.
Celebrating its 30th anniversary, this latest edition of Collins' multimillion-selling dictionary comes with a newly updated Phrasefinder supplement making it the perfect choice for anyone needing a portable, up-to-the-minute French dictionary.
The Collins Spanish Dictionary & Grammar is an up-to-date dictionary and a user-friendly grammar guide in one handy volume. Colour headwords, cultural notes, and an easy-to-use grammar section make this book ideal for intermediate learners.
Collins Easy Learning German Dictionary is an up-to-date, easy-reference dictionary with key GCSE curriculum words highlighted and a practical and fun supplement covering key vocabulary areas. It is the ideal dictionary for learners of German of all ages, but especially for those aiming for GCSE exam success.
Collins Easy Learning Spanish Dictionary is an up-to-date, easy-reference dictionary with key GCSE curriculum words highlighted and a practical and fun supplement covering key vocabulary areas. It is the ideal dictionary for learners of Spanish of all ages, but especially for those aiming for GCSE exam success.
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.
Provides an account of the meaning and history of Latin words and expressions that have entered the English language. Containing over 1000 Latin words in common use, this dictionary includes many examples of their usage. It also includes a thematic index that gives access to topics, such as love, happiness, greed and beauty.
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.
This brand-new edition offers up-to-date coverage of essential French and English, useful cultural notes, extra help with pronunciation, and a phrasefinder covering key words and expressions, all in a portable, durable format.
Anyone can speak another language! It's all about confidence. This book will give you all the practical phrases you need to explore the countryside. It also contains all the fun phrases you need to connect with local people and get a betterunderstanding of the country and its culture.
Fully revised and updated, this dictionary is the perfect choice for anyone needing a portable up-to-the-minute reference, suitable for travellers to Russia and for business users, students and the general user.
With over 35,000 references and 50,000 translations, Collins Irish Pocket Dictionary provides excellent coverage of today's language and usage. The clear, colour layout offers the user maximum accessibility in a compact, handy format.
The Collins Sansoni Italian Dictionary provides in-depth language coverage with full, clear entries and thousands of examples to illustrate constructions and usage, making it the ideal companion for advanced learners and professionals using Italian.