College Dictionary, Spanish-English, English-Spanish

College Dictionary, Spanish-English, English-Spanish

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Aimed at upper-intermediate and advanced users who need more than a pocket-size or concise dictionary can offer, the Larousse College Dictionary—available in both Spanish and French editions—provides in-depth coverage of common vocabulary and a broad range of business terminology to appeal not only to students but to those who use Spanish or French in their professional lives.

With up-to-date vocabulary in all subject areas, the College Dictionary is full of useful features, such as

• 120,000 entries with more than 200,000 translations

• thousands of illustrative examples and idiomatic expressions

• 120 boxed entries on life and culture

• notes on “false friends” and easily confused words

• a 64-page communication guide covering topics such as writing letters and e-mails, applying for jobs, writing advertisements, and more

• verb conjugation tables

The Spanish edition also features extensive notes on Latin American Spanish variants.

The Larousse College Dictionary packs all of Larousse’s language expertise into one convenient volume, an excellent balance of content and value.

Aimed at upper-intermediate and advanced users who need more than a pocket-size or concise dictionary can offer, the Larousse College Dictionary—available in both Spanish and French editions—provides in-depth coverage of common vocabulary and a broad range of business terminology to appeal not only to students but to those who use Spanish or French in their professional lives. The College Dictionary is full of useful features, such as   

• 120,000 entries with more than 200,000 translations   
• Thousands of illustrative examples and idiomatic expressions   
• 120 boxed entries on life and culture   
• Notes on “false friends” and easily confused words   
• A 64-page communication guide covering topics such as writing letters and e-mails, applying for jobs, writing advertisements, and more   
• Verb conjugation tables   

The Larousse College Dictionary packs all of Larousse’s language expertise into one convenient volume, an excellent balance of content and value.
 

Aimed at upper-intermediate and advanced users who need more than a pocket-size or concise dictionary can offer, the Larousse College Dictionary?available in both Spanish and French editions?provides in-depth coverage of common vocabulary and a broad range of business terminology to appeal not only to students but to those who use Spanish or French in their professional lives.

With up-to-date vocabulary in all subject areas, the College Dictionary is full of useful features, such as

? 120,000 entries with more than 200,000 translations

? thousands of illustrative examples and idiomatic expressions

? 120 boxed entries on life and culture

? notes on ?false friends” and easily confused words

? a 64-page communication guide covering topics such as writing letters and e-mails, applying for jobs, writing advertisements, and more

? verb conjugation tables

The Spanish edition also features extensive notes on Latin American Spanish variants.

The Larousse College Dictionary packs all of Larousse’s language expertise into one convenient volume, an excellent balance of content and value.


Baker & Taylor
Presents 120,000 terms and references along with 200,000 translations, thousands of idiomatic expressions, entries describing Spanish culture, and a communication guide.

Blackwell North Amer
All the help you need with speaking and writing Spanish. This innovative dictionary will help you: learn all the essential vocabulary: 120,000 terms and references, 200,000 translations, abbreviations and proper nouns; express yourself effectively: thousands of idiomatic expressions; avoid common errors: 120 boxed notes on :false friends"; understand Spanish-speaking culture: 120 encyclopedic entries; and write well in Spanish: a 64-page communication guide on writing letters, advertisements, resumes and text messages.

Publisher: Paris, France : Larousse ; Boston : Distribution and sales, Houghton Mifflin, c2005
ISBN: 9782035421418
2035421411
9789702212164
9702212162
9788483326718
848332671X
Branch Call Number: 463.21 C6863 2005
Characteristics: xviii, 710, 20 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Larousse (Firm)

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