Author: Collins Dictionaries, Collins Dictionaries Staff
Sound and speak like a native. Collins Gem Japanese Phrasebook & Dictionary is ideal for practising pronunciation, listening comprehension and becoming more confident, not just in speaking but in understanding others when abroad. The Japanese Gem will give you the right word at the right time - every time. Free ebook version with every copy. In all of the most common travel situations, you need the reassurance that you can communicate with ease. A reliable, portable and easy-to-use phrasebook is a travel essential, and with Collins Gem Japanese Phrasebook and Dictionary, the right word will always be at your fingertips. This indispensable language guide covers the topics and phrases that crop up every day on holiday, from finding a hotel and setting up your wifi, to going shopping. Includes: o Travel information and tips o 3000 word dictionary o Comprehensive menu decoder o Grammar and pronunciation sections o "Face to face" key conversation phrases With the help of Gem Japanese you will never be lost for words again.
Easy Spanish Phrase Book
Author: Dover Publications, Inc
Publisher: Courier Corporation
Contains more than 770 basic Spanish words, phrases, and sentences for travelers, grouped by category, and covering greetings, customs, tickets, transportation, dining, shopping money, and many other topics.
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher With Lonely Planet's French Phrasebook & Audio, let no barriers - language or culture - get in your way. Our phrasebooks with audio give you a comprehensive mix of practical and social words and phrases in more than 120 languages. Chat with the locals and discover their culture - a guaranteed way to enrich your travel experience. Ask a Parisian about their favourite cheese shop, buy overnight train tickets to Nice and make nice with the Loire Valley winemakers. With search functionality to find phrases easily, Lonely Planet's French Phrasebook & Audio caters to your on-the-road language needs. Offering a unique mix of written and audio content, Lonely Planet's French language and audio guide includes: Thousands of practical and social phrases, and common Q&As, from the much-loved Phrasebook series A 3500-word two-way dictionary with handy hyperlinks to each letter of the alphabet Audio files for 400 key phrases - simply play the phrases to people if you're in a hurry, or practice on your own by listening and repeating the audio phrases Search functionality to find words and phrases quickly, or hyperlinks in the table of contents to help navigate your way to linguistic freedom Simple ways to bookmark your favourite pages and make notes en route Essential tips on culture, manners and more Coverage includes: Basic language tools such as pronunciation; phrases for getting out and about, being social, food, safe travel, sustainable travel, and more; two dictionaries; audio files for 400 key phrases Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Michael Janes, Jean-Pierre Masclef and Jean-Bernard Carillet. About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in. TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' -The New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' -Fairfax Media (Australia) Note: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images found in the physical edition
Making Out in Turkish
Author: Ashley Carman
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
Making Out in Turkish is a fun, accessible and thorough Turkish phrase book and guide to the Turkish language as it's really spoken. Sana hayranim! Seni tekrar ne zaman gorecegim?—(I adore you! When can I see you again?) Answer this correctly in Turkish and you may be going on a hot date. Incorrectly, and you could be hurting someone's feelings or getting a slap! Turkish classes and textbooks tend to spend a lot of time rehearsing for the same fictitious scenarios but chances are while in Turkey you will spend a lot more time trying to make new friends or start new romances—something you may not be prepared for. If you are a student, businessman or tourist traveling to Turkey and would like to have an authentic and meaningful experience, the key is being able to speak like a local. This friendly and easy-to-use Turkish phrasebook makes this possible. Making Out in Turkish has been carefully designed to act as a guide to modern colloquial Turkish for use in everyday informal interactions—giving access to the sort of catchy Turkish expressions that aren't covered in traditional language materials. Each expression is given in authentic Turkish (turkce) so that in the case of difficulties the book can be shown to the person the user is trying to communicate with. In addition, phonetic spellings are also included making speaking Turkish a breeze. For example "Okay"—Tamam, is also given as ta-MAHM. This Turkish phrasebook includes: A guide to pronouncing Turkish words correctly. Explanations of basic Turkish grammar, such as, double letters, vowel harmony, agglutination, questions, and negation. Complete Turkish translations including phonetic spellings. Useful and interesting notes on Turkish language and culture. Lots of colorful, fun and useful expressions not covered in other phrasebooks. Titles in this unique series of bestselling phrase books include: Making Out in Chinese, Making Out in Indonesian, Making Out in Thai, Making Out in Korean, Making Out in Hindi, Making Out in Japanese, Making Out in Vietnamese, Making Out in Burmese, Making Out in Tagalog, Making Out in Hindi, Making Out in Arabic, Making Out in English, More Making Out in Korean, and More Making Out in Japanese.
Author: Michael Ellis
Publisher: Gibbs Smith
It’s simple: follow the illustrated prompts and read the English words out loud, and soon you’ll be speaking Spanish. This handy, easy-to-read language guide is easy to carry and gives the basic phrases you need while traveling, asking directions, or ordering food at a restaurant. It also includes phrases for medical or legal emergencies, as well as terminology for hotels, airports, and so on. But most of all, it’s just plain fun!
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.
Comprehensive and authoritative, and ideal for advanced students of German and professionals, this dictionary has been revised and updated to cover all the latest vocabulary in both languages. The perfect dictionary for advanced learners of German. * Includes the latest vocabulary from a wide range of fields, including the Internet, computing and business. The dictionary also includes special entries on life and culture in German-speaking countries. * To help you find the correct translation, long and complex entries are treated in depth and key phrases and set grammatical patterns are highlighted. * The clear layout ensures that you find exactly what you need quickly and easily. * Contains a comprehensive 'Language in Use section': a full guide to written and oral communication in German. * An up-to-date Business & Finance section, ideal for those who need to use Italian professionally
This handy and affordable quick reference guide offers extensive and relevant coverage of today's English and Arabic, with thousands of phrases and examples guiding you to the most appropriate translation. The clear layout allows for fast and easy access when you most need it. Ideal for use on the go, at home, in the office, classroom or on vacation.
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.
The ideal word finder for use at home, school and the office. Comprehensive and authoritative, it gives a wide range of up-to-date entries and all the synonyms and antonyms you need.
A compact, portable tool containing over 40,000 words, phrases, and definitions, and over 65,000 synonyms.
Lonely Planet Spanish Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Spanish phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now!
Collins Portuguese Phrasebook and Dictionary is 'four books in one' - a photoguide, a phrasebook, a food guide containing a menu reader and a 5,000-word dictionary.The phrases are short and easy to use. The language reflects everyday speech - there are no lengthy sentences to struggle and sweat over. The phrases have a simple guide to help with pronunciation. There are also practical tips to help you make the most of your visit abroad.The new 4-colour layout allows easy access to key information.Collins Portuguese Phrasebook and Dictionary isn't just for emergencies. The specially commissioned food guides describe the different regional dishes and wines. They also contain a comprehensive menu reader to guide you through the maze of menus.The audio files cover all the essential phrases needed to get by. They are presented clearly and slowly by a native speaker and all words and phrases are repeated twice.The listening material provides a chance to practise and learn key words and vocabulary before you embark on your travels.Repeated listening will ensure that you will recognize much of what is said to you abroad and will give you extra confidence in your pronunciation.
Author: Eugene Savaiano
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
Approximately 2000 idiomatic expressions are presented in English, with their meanings or equivalents expressed in Spanish.
Ever tried to learn German and found it too hard? Best-selling language expert Paul Noble has a quick and easy way to get you back on track with his unique tried-and-tested method. * Keeps things simple with three basic rules; don't skip anything, don't try to memorise anything and cover up to test yourself.* A fun, jargon-free way to learn* Easy-to-understand German pronunciation* PROVEN to work; Paul can teach anyone a language, even people who think they're incapable Paul's new course teaches you how to speak German more effectively, giving you the building blocks to form a huge range of conversations. This is a practical way to learn the aspects of language that you'll actually need and use; from booking a hotel room to navigating a menu, Paul will effortlessly build your confidence and give you the tools to handle any holiday situation. His 'word robbery' will also help unlock the range of vocabulary you already know. By making a few simple tweaks, you'll go from fantastic to fantastisch! Ideal for first-time learners or people who struggled in school, this book will help you absorb information quickly and efficiently, just like you did learning English as a child. Forget the way you used to be taught; this course guarantees you minimum effort and maximum success without the need for complex grammar rules or jargon. With thousands of satisfied customers, there's never been a better time to learn. "There is nothing so complicated in foreign languages that it cannot be made simple." Paul Noble A quick, easy and fun way to unlock your basic language skills. Perfect for beginners, this book will give you all the information you need to build basic conversations and get by on your travels.