Collins French Dictionary

Author: Collins Dictionaries
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 0008183627
Release Date: 2017-02-09
Genre:

A modern French Dictionary offering excellent coverage of today's French language, culture and usage. Clear presentation and colour make it easy to use and its handy format and durability make it your ideal companion at home, school or on your travels. Features include: * The most up-to-date words in both languages from a wide range of areas. * Full GCSE coverage, to give students exam confidence * An in-depth "French in Focus" supplement containing information about French language and culture to enhance your learning * A "French verb tables" supplement which features the most common irregular verbs and examples of verbs in use Whether you're on business, holiday or just learning French at your own pace, this dictionary is designed to give you all the information you need in a handy yet robust format. It includes all the latest words as well as features you would expect from a Collins dictionary: an easy-to-read colour layout, special treatment of "key words", notes about life in French-speaking countries, and warnings on common errors and faux amis. The "French in Focus" supplement helps you to develop your knowledge and confidence in the language, with a section on common translation difficulties to be aware of. There is information on pronunciation and improving your fluency, as well as on how to use French in different situations, like sending an email or making a phone call. The supplement also gives you an insight into Francophone life. 40,000 words and phrases, 60,000 translations

Collins Mandarin Chinese Visual Dictionary

Author: Collins Dictionaries
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780008319946
Release Date: 2019-03-07
Genre: Reference

Use your senses to learn the most important words and phrases in Mandarin Chinese! With colourful images this attractive and practical guide to Chinese language and culture helps you find what you need quickly and easily. Also contains a Chinese-English and English-Chinese Index.

Collins French Dictionary and Grammar

Author: Collins Dictionaries
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 0008241384
Release Date: 2018-05-03
Genre: FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY

An up-to-date dictionary and a user-friendly grammar guide in one handy volume. A clear layout, cultural notes and an easy-to-use, revised grammar section make this the ideal French reference for intermediate learners. Designed for all intermediate learners of French, whether at school, at home, or for business. 96,000 references and 120,000 translations will help those learning French take their language skills to the next level. * This edition has been revised and updated to offer extensive and relevant coverage of today's English and French, with thousands of phrases and examples guiding the user to the most appropriate translation. * A comprehensive grammar guide presents detailed examples and translations to help users to understand French grammar - the perfect complement to the dictionary. * The clear Collins typography gives the text a contemporary feel, and along with the new alphabet tabs, ensures that users find the information they need quickly and easily.

The Cambridge French English Thesaurus

Author: Marie-Noklle Lamy
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521425816
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This highly useful bilingual thesaurus is aimed at all English-speaking learners and users of French at intermediate and more advanced levels. Structured in a uniquely helpful way, it is arranged thematically, with extensive subdivisions into topic categories. Two alphabetical indexes of more than 8,000 words each, one listing English vocabulary and the other French, help readers find what they're looking for easily. This is the best bilingual thesaurus available Like the best thesauri, it gives not only analogous words but analogous phrases and expressions as well; moreover it explains in what contexts the different synonyms should be used. Contains a wealth of information Let's say you want to look up the French for the word "difficult." You may know that this translates into French as "difficile" but may be curious about other, synonymous words that could be used to mean "difficult" in slightly different contexts. Look up "difficult" in the English-French index at the back of the book, and you're directed to a section that gives you a range of synonymous words and tells you when to use them. Explains nuances and contexts In this way it's like a very elaborate dictionary, with phrases as well as words. Easy to use in French and English There's not only a long English-French index, but a long French-English one as well, so you can come at it from either language, to find your lists of synonyms in either English or French. Moreover, it gives American English expressions as well as British English ones, wherever they differ.

Collins Pocket Italian Dictionary 3e

Author: HarperCollins Publishers
Publisher: Collins Reference
ISBN: 0061141879
Release Date: 2007-05-08
Genre: Foreign Language Study

The most up-to-date, easy-to-use pocket dictionary available Clear color layout for maximum ease of use Keyword feature—extra help with translating the most essential vocabulary 40,000 references and more than 61,000 translations Practical language tips and helpful notes on common translation difficulties will enable you to become a more confident Italian speaker

Collins Primary Illustrated French Dictionary

Author: Collins Dictionaries
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780007583645
Release Date: 2014-07-03
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Optimised for colour tablets. The images in this e-book are not suitable for black and white e-ink devices. Collins Primary Illustrated French Dictionary is ideal for young learners of French as their first REAL dictionary. It offers detailed coverage of key French and English vocabulary in a highly attractive, colourful and easy-to-use format.

Collins Gem Latin Dictionary

Author: HarperCollins Publishers
Publisher: Collins Reference
ISBN: 000470763X
Release Date: 1996-10-11
Genre: Foreign Language Study

With over 60,000 references and 80,000 translations, this new edition of Collins Gem Latin Dictionary provides extensive coverage of Latin and English and offers in–depth treatment of all the vocabulary students need to take them through their exams. Extensive coverage of exam vocabulary Clear, attractive typography for quick and easy access

French Verb Tables

Author:
Publisher: Collins GEM
ISBN: 0007195966
Release Date: 2005-01-03
Genre: French language

A guide to French verb tables, in a handy format.

Collins Gem English Dictionary

Author: Collins Staff
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 0007456239
Release Date: 2012-01
Genre: English language

Collins Gem English Dictionary, in colour, is the world's best-selling small dictionary. This new edition, in colour, is fully up-to-date, including the most popular new words to enter the English language. The 16th editions of the Gem English Dictionary is the ideal portable companion for all. The handy little dictionary gives you practical, applied knowledge in your pocket. It contains clear definitions for all the words you need on a daily basis and provides tips on spelling, and help with difficult pronunciations. The clear colour layout makes the content easily accessible and suitable for immediate use. Includes a brand new supplement tackling problems of style and etiquette in everything from letters to emails to social media sites.

Collins Robert French Dictionary

Author: Collins
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 0007371969
Release Date: 2010-06-15
Genre: English language

Collins Robert French Dictionary is a comprehensive and up-to-date dictionary. Clear layout, cultural notes and an easy-to-use guide to communication make this the ideal book for intermediate learners. Collins Robert French Dictionary is designed for all intermediate learners of French, whether at school, at home, or for business. 96,000 references and 136,000 translations will help those learning French take their language skills to the next level. This edition of Collins Robert French Dictionary has been revised and updated to offer extensive and relevant coverage of today's English and French, with thousands of phrases and examples guiding the user to the most appropriate translation. A comprehensive guide to communication provides help with written and spoken French, in formal and informal situations - the perfect complement to the dictionary. The clear Collins typography gives the text a contemporary feel, and along with the new alphabet tabs, ensures that users find the information they need quickly and easily.

Little Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Charlotte Livingstone
Publisher:
ISBN: 0199549435
Release Date: 2008-01-01
Genre: English language

The Little Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus provides an authoritative dictionary and an extensive easy-to-use thesaurus all in one. Designed to be a convenient and comprehensive reference work, individual entries contain both dictionary definitions for an accurate and up-to-date guide to the language as well as thesaurus synonyms to increase your vocabulary and improve your style. Where thesaurus synonyms are slang, derogatory or old-fashioned uses of words, they are labelled to give you guidance. This new `Little' Oxford book will be useful on many occasions, from writing a letter to solving a crossword puzzle.

Tuttle Pocket Hindi Dictionary

Author: Richard Delacy
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 0804839611
Release Date: 2017-09-12
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Tuttle Pocket Hindi Dictionary is the most up-to-date and portable Hindi-English and English-Hindi dictionary available today. It contains a comprehensive range of contemporary Hindi vocabulary and phrases including Internet and social media terms. This Hindi dictionary is specifically designed to meet the needs of English speakers who are studying or using the Hindi language on a daily basis. It contains over 14,000 entries including all vocabulary (in both directions) in common, everyday use in India today. Pocket Hindi Dictionary is fully Romanized, and the Hindi-English section is organized alphabetically. Both Romanized forms and Devanagari forms are given for all Hindi words and expressions. Key features of this Hindi dictionary include: Bidirectional Hindi-English and English-Hindi sections Designed specifically to meet the needs of English speakers All Hindi terms are given in both Romanized and Devanagari forms Contains over 14,000 essential words and expressions Latest computer, smartphone, Internet and social media vocabulary Provides an overview of Hindi in contemporary India and a pronunciation guide

Oxford Pocket School Dictionary 2007 Edition

Author: Andrew Delahunty
Publisher: OXFORD University Press
ISBN: 0199115389
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Genre: English language

The Oxford Pocket School Dictionary contains 45,000 entries, up-to-date vocabulary - that is all the text of the Oxford School Dictionary in pocket format yet still with an extremely accessible page design. Additional Study Notes in the centre of the dictionary give added value. They focus on key grammar points, useful spelling tips and rules, and guides on using language effectively and well. There is a friendly and useful guide to using the dictionary dealing with FAQs such as, What doyou use a dictionary for? How do I find the words I want? A good all-round dictionary for 10 years plus.