This new edition of the Oxford Italian Mini Dictionary offers up-to-date coverage of all the essential day-to-day vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phrases, and 60,000 translations. Now in colour and with an extended phrasefinder, this dictionary is easy to use and ideal for travel and quick reference. The latest words in each language have been added, reflecting all aspects of life today, from computing and technology to lifestyle and business.The newly updated centre section comprises an easy to use phrasefinder with superfast access to all the words and expressions for everyday situations - shopping, travelling, asking for directions, or finding a place to stay. The conversion charts for distance, weights and measures, and clothing and shoe sizes make travelling abroad easier than ever before. New guides to roadsigns and a new section on health and beauty make this compact and portable dictionary ideal for holiday makers and travellers, as well as general users andbusiness people.
The 'Oxford Italian Minidictionary' offers - Up-to-date coverage, all the essential vocabulary of everyday life; Over 50,000 words and phrases, and over 70,000 translations; Meanings and contexts clearly marked; all meanings and contexts are clearly signposted to point users to the most appropriate translation every time; Unique new phrasefinder, shopping, travelling, meeting people, and dealing with an emergency, the key words and expressions from all these vocabulary areas and more are grouped together in this innovative new phrasefinder to give users instant access to the words they want; Also includes - Italian pronunciation guide; tables of regular and irregular Italian verbs; and a quick-reference numbers list
The only mini Italian dictionary available specially designed for use in schools, the Mini Study Italian Dictionary contains over 75,000 words, phrases and translations and is in a portable, handy format. Features: Running alphabet strips on every page for easy letter identificationClear examples show the words in contextHelp with grammarMasculine and feminine forms are providedIntroduction on how to use the dictionaryTranslation notes increase students understanding of the Italian languageHighlighted expressions and idioms offer greater language building skills than other Italian dictionariesA portable and durable flexicover means this dictionary fits easily in the student's bag and will last longer.
Acclaimed by language professionals the world over for its comprehensive coverage and meticulous accuracy, the Oxford-Duden German Dictionary is the result of a unique collaboration between two of the world's foremost dictionary publishers - Oxford University Press and the Dudenverlag. New to this edition is a guide to life and culture in the German- and English-speaking worlds. This guide covers a wide range of topics: from the political and educational systems, to key events in the calendar and how they are celebrated. It is an ideal reference for University students, as well as translators and language professionals. This title is a revised edition with supplements and replaces ISBN 0-19-860226-x (plain) and 0-19-860248-0 (thumb index).