Designed for beginners, this dictionary is exceptionally easy to use, because it moves away from the traditional dictionary layout. All parts of the entry are spelt out in full, avoiding confusing jargon and abbreviations.
The 30-page Learning and Lifestyle Kit gives key information on the Chinese language, with a list of the words you really need to know, grammar help, and verb tables, background information on lifestyle and culture, tips on etiquette and interaction in the language, and also a phrasefinder for use when travelling.
A compact, portable mini dictionary with over 45,000 words, phrases, and translations. Now includes a handy phrasefinder for quick access to essential phrases when travelling. The phrasefinder is also available as MP3 download, so you can listen while on the move. The ultra-clear layout helps you find the translation you need quickly. Thousands of example phrases, headwords in simplified Chinese script and romanized form, and a guide to Chinese characters make this ideal for the English speaker learning Mandarin Chinese.
Authoritative and up-to-date, this fourth edition of the Concise English-Chinese Chinese-English Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and over 130,000 translations of contemporary Chinese and English, with brand-new words in each language.
More than just a dictionary, this handy reference book also includes a brand new section on communication, giving you the tools you need to communicate effectively and understand aspects of another culture. The communication supplement provides help with all types of corr... read more
Authoritative and up-to-date, this fourth edition of the Pocket Oxford Chinese Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and over 130,000 translations of contemporary Chinese and English, with brand-new words in each language. More than just a dictionary, this handy reference book also includes a brand new section on communication giving you the tools you need to communicate effectively and understand aspects of another culture. The communication supplement gives help with all types of correspondence, including example lette... read more
Whether your child is learning English or Chinese, Oxford First Chinese Words gives your child a head start in learning another language by taking a picture-book journey through a day, with familiar settings, everyday things, and cute little dinosaurs. There is a bird's eye view of getting ready for school in the morning, the journey to school, inside the classroom, a birthday party, and even a trip to the seaside. Over 400 Chinese words and their English translations are given next to their illustrations, on every page. There is a... read more
An essential reference both for English-speakers learning Chinese and Chinese-speakers learning English, this brand new Oxford Chinese Dictionary offers authoritative, up-to-the-minute coverage, with over 88,000 words and phrases, and 130,000 translations in a practical format. The Dictionary's clear layout makes it accessible and straightforward to use, and a detailed index system of radicals helps you find the entry you need quickly and easily. Chinese simplified characters, orthodox characters, and pinyin forms are given for eac... read more
This new edition of the Oxford Concise English-Chinese Chinese-English Dictionary has been extensively revised and updated to reflect the most recent developments in English and Chinese. An ideal tool for study, the dictionary now provides authoritative coverage of over 26,000 words and phrases from every major field of reference, including science and technology, in addition to core general vocabulary. Simplified and orthodox Chinese characters are used throughout the dictionary, and thousands of examples illustrate and expand on ... read more
The new Collins Chinese Pocket Dictionary offers the user up-to-date coverage of today's Chinese and English. Colour layout and clear presentation of information makes it ideal for learners of both languages. This new edition of the Collins Chinese Pocket Dictionary has been designed for those studying both English and Chinese, whether at school, for work or for travel. It is the ideal text for anyone who needs reliable information in a handy, portable format. Have confidence: the Collins Chinese Pocket Dictionary offers up-to-da... read more
Now in Colour, the "Collins Chinese Dictionary Plus" offers the learner of Chinese or English the essential two-in-one reference: an up-to-date dictionary and a user-friendly language supplement in one handy volume. Developed as part of the Collins Education stream, this dictionary is designed for intermediate learners of Chinese or English up to university level and beyond. It is the ideal text for anyone who needs easy access to both a dictionary and a practical language supplement. Have confidence: the "Collins Chinese Dictionar... read more
Specially written for use with Chambers Harrap's "Primary French Dictionary", this resource pack features a wide range of simple but fun teaching ideas to help you and your class get the most out of French lessons. Each page corresponds to a scene from the dictionary, bringing language to life and ensuring your class get plenty of practice. The accompanying CD features songs and exercises, and is ideal for use on an interactive whiteboard.
This is a bilingual French dictionary specifically designed to meet the needs of French Language pupils aged 11 to 15, Chambers Harrap's "French School Dictionary" features an extensive wordlist concentrating on core vocabulary and compiled with the target age group in mind. Packed with examples and guidance notes, it has a smart two-colour design for ease of navigation.
Chambers Harrap's "Primary French Dictionary" contains 250 dialogs, 300 games and activities and, on the CD-ROM, six songs that together make up a complete learning package that addresses the different learning abilities of children. Its authentic language is shown in a context that makes it come alive.
This is a brand new highly visual dictionary aimed specifically at the Key Stage 3/Key Stage 4 French student. Containing hints and tips for grammar, pronunciation and translation, the "Hodder Larousse School French Dictionary" contains 22 000 words and expressions commonly used within a learning environment. As learning a language involves not only learning words, but also learning about a different way of life, the dictionary also includes boxed notes on French culture. A 64-page illustrated colour section allows pupils to associ... read more
Containing over 200 000 words and phrases, the "Hodder Larousse Compact French Dictionary" is a brand new dictionary reflecting how French and English is written and spoken today. Providing a clear layout and language set in context, the dictionary covers thousands of set phrases used throughout the Francophone world. In order to help the user when speaking or writing in the foreign language, the dictionary contains a number of usage notes at the foot of the page. These notes show typical expressions and structures, such as express... read more
The Oxford Essential French Dictionary is a new compact French-English and English-French dictionary that offers up-to-date coverage of all the essential day-to-day vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phrases and 60,000 translations. This dictionary is easy to use and ideal for travel, work, or study. The latest words in each language have been added, reflecting all aspects of life today, from computing and technology to lifestyle and business. Additional features include guides to French and English pronunciation, as well as he... read more