French Phrase Book

Author: Henri Orteu
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 0140099425
Release Date: 1988
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Speak for yourself in France, Belgium and Switzerland! Jill Norman and Henri Orteu show you how . . . * Useful phrases for business and pleasure * Pronunciation guide * Additional vocabulary * Basic grammar THIRD EDITION

Easy French Phrase Book NEW EDITION

Author: Heather McCoy
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486499024
Release Date: 2012-10-17
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Over 700 French phrases and sentencesinclude terms for modern telecommunications,idioms, and slang. Designedas a quick reference and study guide,this up-to-date volume is organizedfor quick access to phrases related togreetings, transportation, shopping,emergencies, and other common circumstances.A phonetic pronunciationaccompanies each phrase.Dover Original.

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.

The Complete Plain Words

Author: Ernest Gowers
Publisher: David R. Godine Publisher
ISBN: 1567922031
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This classic guide to the intricacies of the English language provides clear, succinct explanations of such topics as jargon, spelling, punctuation, superfluous words, the overuse or misuse of words, sexist language and the ground rules of grammar.

The Penguin German Phrasebook

Author: Jill Norman
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 0141039035
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Speak for yourself in Germany Penguin show you how Essential phrases for travel, eating out, shopping, sightseeing Numbers, times and dates Pronunciation given Grammar basics and vocabulary list

HarperCollins Language Survival Guide France

Author: HarperCollins Publishers
Publisher: Collins Reference
ISBN: 0060536926
Release Date: 2003-05-27
Genre: Travel

A phrase book ... a dictionary ... a travel guide ... all in one! The HarperCollins Language Survival Guide: France covers every aspect of travel in France from traffic signs to menu items and bank machines, plus practical know-how like choosing the best wines at a winery or restaurant, or ordering the perfect crepe. Totally different from every other language or phrase book. You'll find: Clear, to-the-point photographs illustrating vocabulary and social customs for quick and easy reference Practical tourist information Concise bilingual dictionary and grammar section

Herb and Spices

Author: Jill Norman
Publisher:
ISBN: 0241198763
Release Date: 2015-04-22
Genre: Cooking (Herbs)

The essential companion for every creative cook With global herbs, spice and seasonings now widely available, cooking has never been more varied. Add exciting and exotic new flavours to your cooking with flair and creativity with this practical reference book. If you don't know your wasabi from your epazote this is the guide for you. With directions on how to choose, use, store and grow over 200 world herbs and spices, and over 100 recipes for blends, spice rubs and flavour-packed sauces this is the comprehensive reference for cooks of any skill level. This updated edition comes with 25 brand new recipes, plus a completely updated guide to include all international herbs and spices available now. Experiment with flavour and explore exotic cuisines with Herbs & Spices as your essential companion.

Lonely Planet Fast Talk Italian

Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher:
ISBN: 174179482X
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Fast, fun and easy-to-use : Essential phrases to meet all your travel needs. Ask for advice : How to get local recommendations. Get your message across : Easy-to-use pronunciation guides. Language secrets uncovered : Expert tips to boost your confidence.

Book Lust

Author: Nancy Pearl
Publisher: Sasquatch Books
ISBN: 1570613818
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Literary Criticism

Presents 170 themed reading lists designed for any type of reading, from "chick lit" to books on bicycling, covering a wide variety of tastes and topics.

Penguin Italian Phrase Book

Author: Jillian Norman
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 0140099387
Release Date: 1988
Genre: Foreign Language Study

An Italian phrasebook including useful phrases for business and pleaure, a pronunciation guide, vocabulary and basic grammar.

Rick Steves Italian Phrase Book Dictionary

Author: Rick Steves
Publisher: Rick Steves
ISBN: 9781631217494
Release Date: 2017-03-07
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Buon giorno! From ordering calamari in Venice to making new friends in Tuscan hill towns, it helps to speak some of the native tongue. Rick Steves, bestselling author of travel guides to Europe, offers well-tested phrases and key words to cover every situation a traveler is likely to encounter. This handy guide provides key phrases for use in everyday circumstances, complete with phonetic spelling, an English-Italian and Italian-English dictionary, the latest information on European currency and rail transportation, and even a tear-out cheat sheet for continued language practice as you wait in line at the Sistine Chapel. Informative, concise, and practical, Rick Steves' Italian Phrase Book and Dictionary is an essential item for any traveler's zainetto.

Usage and Abusage

Author: Eric Partridge
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393317099
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Partridge's classic guidelines for writing standard English and explanations of usage differences are updated for the nineties with articles on sexism and vogue words

The Penguin Spanish Phrasebook

Author: Jillian Norman
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 0141039078
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Speak for yourself in Spain Penguin show you how Essential phrases for travel, eating out, shopping, sightseeing Numbers, times and dates Pronunciation given Grammar basics and vocabulary list

The Pocket Idiot s Guide to Spanish Phrases

Author: Gail Stein
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781592574537
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Foreign Language Study

You're no idiot, of course. You need to know enough Spanish to get by-or at least get directions to the bathroom when necessary. But your limited vocabulary and questionable grammar aren't getting you anywhere...