Wiley's English-Spanish, Spanish-English Chemistry Dictionary

Author: Steven M. Kaplan

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 980

View: 402

This Dictionary provides over 75,000 entries covering all areas of chemistry, such as Chemical Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, and Nanochemistry, plus relevant terms in related spheres of expertise. In order to prepare this Second Edition, the First Edition was completely revised, and over 35,000 new terms were added. This new edition will continue to be the Dictionary that chemists, educators, students, translators, and those working in English and Spanish in chemistry and associated fields have been trusting since the First Edition was published in 1998.

The University of Chicago Spanish-English Dictionary, Fifth Edition

Author: David A. Pharies

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 586

View: 462

Incorporating new words and meanings from both languages, a revised dictionary offers speakers of both Spanish and English a bilingual resource with thousands of new entries, language and grammar guides, and pronunciation keys.

The University of Chicago Spanish-English Dictionary, Sixth Edition

Diccionario Universidad de Chicago Inglés-Español, Sexta Edición

Author: Carlos Castillo

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 626

View: 157

For more than sixty years, The University of Chicago Spanish–English Dictionary has set the standard for concise bilingual dictionaries. Now thoroughly revised to reflect the most current vocabulary and usage in both languages, this dictionary enables users to find the precise equivalents of the words and phrases they seek. Completely bilingual, the dictionary focuses on two contemporary international languages, American English and a worldwide Spanish rooted in both Latin American and Iberian sources. The sixth edition has been updated with six thousand new words and meanings selected for their frequency of use, rising popularity, and situational necessity. In order to best represent the dynamic and increasingly connected cultures of three continents, this edition features enhanced coverage of the vocabulary associated with four areas of increasing global importance: medicine, business, digital technology, and sports. Clear, precise, and easy to use, The University of Chicago Spanish–English Dictionary continues to serve as the essential reference for students, travelers, businesspeople, and everyone interested in building their linguistic proficiency in both Spanish and English.

Delmar's English/Spanish Pocket Dictionary for Health Professionals

Author: Rochelle K. Kelz

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 516

View: 679

Here is an essential reference for today's health care professionals who need to communicate with Spanish-speaking clients. It offers 20,000 alphabetized entries, including highly technical medical and dental terminology. It contains regionalisms, slang, and street vocabulary. Adaptable enough to serve as a self-study tool for Spanish-speaking professionals seeking to learn English, the dictionary also provides specialized AIDS and drug vocabularies. 10 illus.

Concise Oxford Spanish Dictionary

Spanish-English/English-Spanish

Author: Carol Styles Carvajal

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 1477

View: 218

Up-to-date coverage of more 170,000 words and phrases, and 240,000 translations, as well as notes on the life and culture of countries of the Spanish-speaking world, are provided in an authoritative, concise dictionary.

Teaching Translation from Spanish to English

Worlds Beyond Words

Author: Allison Beeby Lonsdale

Publisher: University of Ottawa Press

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 389

While many professional translators believe the ability to translate is a gift that one either has or does not have, Allison Beeby Lonsdale questions this view. In her innovative book, she demonstrates how teachers can guide their students by showing them how insights from communication theory, discourse analysis, pragmatics, and semiotics illuminate the translation process. Challenging long-held assumptions, she establishes a fascinating framework on which to base the structure of a professional prose-translation class. Her original contributions to the question of directionatliy and to the specific strategies of tranlsating are applicable to not only the teaching of translation from Spanish to English, but to other teaching situations and to other pairs of languages as well. She also reviews the latest attempts in translation theory to define and contextualize ideal translator competence, student translator competence, and general translation strategies. Beeby Lonsdale completes her book by applying her conclusions to selecting and organizing the content of teaching translation from Spanish to English. She illustrates one or more of the basic translation principles through 29 teaching units, which are prefaced by objectives, tasks, and commentaries for the teacher, and through 48 task sheets, which show how to present the material to students.