Collins German-English, English-German Dictionary

Collins German-English, English-German Dictionary

Book - 1998
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The HarperCollins German College Dictionaryis a standout--you're holding the best buy on the shelf in your hands right now. Here's why:

More entries, greater value. Fully revised and updated, the HarperCollins German College Dictionary simply offers better coverage at a better price than its competition. Ideal for today's user. Over 355,000 entries and translations, extensive examples to illustrate how words are used in context, and in-depth treatment of idiomatic translation make the HarperCollins German College Dictionarythe only one to own. Invaluable translation aid. The most frequently used words in both languages are treated in detail, helping the reader not only to understand but also to translate idiomatically. In addition, it includes thousands of examples and phrases showing German as it is used today and how translation varies depending on context, with clear guidance as to differences in meaning and usage to help pinpoint the exact translation required.

Here's a sampling of the new terms this edition includes:

birthing pool
mobile phone
body double
control freak
screen saver
DNA fingerprinting
snail mail
dream ticket
frequent Flyer
World Wide Web
glass ceiling

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins 1998
Edition: 3rd ed
ISBN: 9780062708175
Branch Call Number: ANF 433.21 COL
Characteristics: 1213 p
Additional Contributors: Sawers, Robin
Vennebusch, Eva


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