Collins German Unabridged Dictionary, 8th Edition

Author: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 9780062288820

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 2136

View: 5675

The richest resource for German study Comprehensive and authoritative, including the latest words and phrases from contemporary German and English Key phrases, idioms, and set grammatical structures are highlighted to help you understand more complex entries Culture boxes explain the origins of phrases from literature, film, and popular culture to aid translation and to improve your understanding Recommended by university tutors for German degree reading lists Acclaimed Language in Use supplement contains hundreds of examples in real-life contexts such as essay writing, e-mail messages, and telephone conversations to help you use German fluently and naturally The new Business & Finance supplement contains all the phrases you need to communicate in common business situations, covering everything from banking and finance to insurance and accounting Clear layout with color headwords helps you find the words you need quickly and easily 350,000 references special entries on life and culture in German-speaking countries 500,000 translations explanations of complex words in both languages specialist vocabulary ideal for advanced learners and professionals using German
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Collins German Dictionary Complete and Unabridged Edition

500,000 Translations

Author: COLLINS DICTIONARIES.

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780008241339

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 9820

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
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Collins Robert French College Dictionary, 8th Edition

Author: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 9780062233301

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1662

View: 9586

A major new edition of this bestselling dictionary, fully updated with over 3,000 new words and phrases in French and English With more than 350,000 entries and translations, the Collins Robert French College Dictionary is ideal for students and intermediate to advanced learners of French. With features to assist learning, this latest edition includes new language boxes to help with difficult words, pronunciation, and spelling pitfalls; special detailed entries to provide insight into French life and culture; a biographical supplement and timeline charting key figures and events from French history; and an updated Language in Action supplement with focus on written and oral communication, including Internet language. Clear color design and translation tips help guide users to the right translation quickly. Drawing on Collins' unique multi-million word databases of French and English, the Collins Robert French College Dictionary offers the most up-to-date and accurate picture of the French language as it is used today. With this eighth edition you will: Speak confidently: This edition offers the latest vocabulary from a wide range of fields, including IT and computers—language crucial for today's lifestyle. Get it right: The in-depth treatment of regular and irregular verbs (such as avoir, faire, aller, and venir) as well as practical tips on spoken and written French make this dictionary the ideal tool for intermediate to advanced learners. Get there fast: The accessible color layout ensures that you will find the information you need quickly and easily.
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Collins German Unabridged Dictionary, 7th Edition

Author: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 9780061374906

Category: Reference

Page: 2136

View: 4588

The Collins German Unabridged Dictionary is simply the best German dictionary you can buy. Here's why: Hundreds of thousands of entries and translations: The Collins German Unabridged Dictionary contains the most comprehensive coverage of both German and English and the most up-to-date business, political, and technical terms. Most up-to-date: This edition has been extensively revised and updated to cover the recent worldwide German spelling reform. Its vocabulary of today's German, including thousands of new phrases and indicators, is complete and exhaustive. This edition also includes full coverage of key words and full treatment of irregular forms of verbs, nouns, and adjectives to create the most complete and accurate picture of the German language available today. More colloquial usage than any other German dictionary: With its emphasis on current German and English—both written and spoken—including all areas of modern life and featuring regional usage, this dictionary gives you the edge in understanding and choosing the most appropriate translation. New terms in this edition include: Billigjob low-paid job Biokraftstoff organic fuel Chillen to chill out Handyverbot cell phone ban Radikal-fundamentalistisch radical fundamentalist
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Introduction to Theological German

A Beginner's Course for Theological Students

Author: J. D. Manton

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN: 1592448550

Category: Religion

Page: 112

View: 4118

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Reading German

A Course Book and Reference Grammar

Author: Waltraud Coles,Bill J. Dodd

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198700043

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 377

View: 5983

Reading German is a structured reading course designed to take a wide variety of users to an independent reading of authentic German texts. It is ideally suited for courses in colleges and universities, for students or specialists in any discipline, and for independent learners. Drawing on recent research into reading in a foreign language, the course chapters focus on the recognition and decoding of progressively complex written structures, before rehearsing a variety of strategies (suchas skimming and scanning) for negotiating longer and more complex texts. The book has four sections: a 16-chapter reading course an extensive reference section containing a specially-designed grammar of written German a further exercises section, for further work on recognizing structures a text corpus containing 23 texts of various types, with facing English translations. Grammatical points explained in the reference section are frequently illustrated using examples located in the text corpus. The only other resource the user will need is a bilingual dictionary. Advice on how to use a dictionary is contained in the reference section.
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Collins Robert French Unabridged Dictionary, 9th Edition

Author: HarperCollins Publishers

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 9780061962998

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 2142

View: 6336

The Collins Robert French Unabridged Dictionary is simply the best French dictionary you can own. Here's why: More than 820,000 entries and translations. The Collins Robert French Unabridged Dictionary gives you comprehensive coverage of both French and English and the most up-to-date business, political, and technical terms. Native French and English speakers worked side by side to create a balanced treatment of both languages and to make authentic and appropriate translations. Most consistently updated. This edition has been extensively revised and updated to cover all the vocabulary of today's French, including new phrases and indicators. In addition, this unabridged edition includes exhaustive coverage of key words and full treatment of irregular forms of verbs, nouns, and adjectives to create the most complete and accurate picture of real language available today. More colloquial usage than any other French dictionary. With its emphasis on current French and English, both written and spoken, including all areas of modern life and featuring regional usage, this dictionary gives you the edge in finding the correct translation.
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Collins Beginner's German Dictionary 8th Edition

Author: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 9780062394453

Category: Reference

Page: 688

View: 4206

The essential dictionary for the beginning German language student, from the first class to the final exam, now revised with new words and phrases. Easy to read, easy to use, and easy to understand, Collins Beginner’s German Dictionary is an innovative dictionary designed specifically for beginning learners of any age. The layout is clear and exceptionally user-friendly, using color for the words students need to look up and helpful examples to show how to best use the translations. The dictionary also offers a detailed grammar section and activities and games for developing language skills. There is also a list of common “false friends,” or common mistakes beginners make when speaking German. Collins Beginner’s German Dictionary offers a complete explanation on how to use the dictionary most efficiently with games, English verbs, German verbs, numbers, dates, time and English phonetics. A color supplement includes sections on relationships and feelings, in town, at home, jobs and hobbies.
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The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

German-English/English-German

Author: Werner Scholze-Stubenrecht,Michael Clark,John Bradbury Sykes,Olaf Thyen

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198603658

Category: English language

Page: 1728

View: 6826

Acclaimed by language professionals the world over for its comprehensive coverage and meticulous accuracy, the Oxford-Duden German Dictionary is the result of a unique collaboration between two of the world's foremost dictionary publishers - Oxford University Press and the Dudenverlag. New to this edition is a guide to life and culture in the German- and English-speaking worlds. This guide covers a wide range of topics: from the political and educational systems, to key events in the calendar and how they are celebrated. It is an ideal reference for University students, as well as translators and language professionals. This title is a revised edition with supplements and replaces ISBN 0-19-860226-x (plain) and 0-19-860248-0 (thumb index).
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The Oxford English dictionary

Vol. 1-

Author: John Andrew Simpson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198611868

Category:

Page: N.A

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Collins German Concise Dictionary, 5th Edition

Author: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 9780061998621

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1152

View: 8333

From a World-Leading Bilingual Dictionary Publisher Comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of all the words and phrases you need in German Easy-to-use German grammar guide–the perfect complement to this dictionary In-depth treatment of difficult words Clear color layout and alphabet tabs help you find what you are looking for quickly and easily Cultural notes provide insight into life in German-speaking countries Ideal for intermediate learners
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Essential grammar of German

with exercises

Author: Monika Reimann

Publisher: Hueber Verlag

ISBN: 9783190215751

Category: German language

Page: 237

View: 4840

Die zweisprachigen Ausgaben erleichtern das Erarbeiten grammatikalischer Kenntnisse durch Arbeitsanweisungen und Erklärungen in der Ausgangssprache des Lerners.
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Collins Pocket German Dictionary

Author: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.

Publisher: Collins Reference

ISBN: 9780062273505

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 640

View: 9993

Collins—Europe's leading bilingual dictionary publisher Comprehensive and authoritative, with all the words and phrases you need Clear, color design helps you quickly find what you are looking for Up-to-date, with the latest words from both English and German Special treatment of key words Easy-to-use verb table supplement German in focus—your guide to German language and culture, with quick and easy tips to improve your German Collins Pocket German Dictionary is ideal for all those learning the German language whether for study or travel.
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Collins French Dictionary and Grammar

120,000 Translations Plus Grammar Tips

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780008241384

Category: FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY

Page: 1216

View: 9029

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.
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Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary

Author: John Sinclair

Publisher: Collins Cobuild

ISBN: 9780007210138

Category: Education

Page: 1744

View: 3666

In its attractive two-colour layout, the fifth edition of the Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary offers learners of English detailed coverage of today's language. With lots of new words and phrases and definitions written in simple, natural English, this dictionary is exceptionally easy to use and understand. The examples, which have all been taken from the Bank of English, part of the prestigious Collins Word Web, are invaluable in providing context for words and phrases. Grammatical information and additional information on synonyms, pragmatics and frequency is shown in the Extra Column, making it easy to find and use. In the Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary, thousands of set grammatical structures, particularly useful to learners of English, are identified and highlighted. useful illustrations cover a range of topics, and the Access to English supplement helps the user with hundreds of practical phrases illustrating important structures in areas such as essay-writing, presentations, report-writing and job applications. The Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary provides invaluable and detailed guidance on the English language, and is the complete reference tool for learners of English. The CD-ROM is PC compatible and contains: Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary 5 million word Wordbank of authentic text samples (written and spoken), with high quality audio pronunciations for headwords, phrases, derived words and inflected forms.
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