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Webster's Pocket English Dictionary
P. H. Collin (Editor)
0760727201
August 2001
Paperback
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Book Description
Compact format to fit into your pocket, purse or briefcase...Authoritative, up-to-date definitions of all of the most commonly used words...A simple, easy-to-follow pronunciation guide...Grammar notes for many entries...Over 125,000 words and meanings.


Russian-English Dictionary for Couples in Love
Don P. Baker
0595361358
July 2005
Paperback
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Book Description
Do you want to learn how to write and speak words of love in Russian? Then, Russian–English Dictionary for Couples in Love, is the only Russian dictionary that you will need. For example, you will learn how to compose the following letter: Sweetheart, My Dear Soul Mate. I received your letter and photos today!!! I was taken in by your smile. You cannot speak English. I cannot speak Russian. But, don’t worry. We only need to know a few sentences. Like: I love you. I want you. I need you. I want to hear you say that you love me. I want you to hear that I love you. Are you ready to leave your country, home, family, and friends so that I can hold you in my arms everyday? I am ready to protect you from the storms of life. I am a serious and honest man that is searching the world for one serious and honest...


All Romanized English-Japanese Dictionary
Hyojun Romaji Kai
0804833060
Jan 2004
Paperback
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Language Notes
Text: English, Japanese --This text refers to the Paperback edition.


Larousse Concise Spanish/English English/Spanish Dictionary
Larousse Bilingual Dictionaries (Editor)
2035420172
September 2002
Textbook Paperback
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Book Description
Offering extensive, up-to-date coverage of general and professional Spanish, this newly revised edition includes more than 90,000 entries and 120,000 translations to help nonnative speakers express themselves clearly and accurately. A clean layout and detailed treatment of words ensure accurate translation and allow the user to grasp the important nuances of the language quickly. This newest edition includes - 90,000 words and phrases - 120,000 translations - updated vocabulary in all subject areas - idioms and grammatical constructions - abbreviations, acronyms, and proper nouns - generous coverage of Latin American terms - regional Latin American labels - an extended supplement on life and culture in Latin America 20 percent larger than in the previous edition.

About the...


5000 Russian Words
Richard L. Leed
0893571709
Apr 1987
Paperback
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Language Notes
Text: English, Russian


The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
Simon Winchester
0060839783
July 2005
Paperback
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Book Review
When the editors of the Oxford English Dictionary put out a call during the late 19th century pleading for "men of letters" to provide help with their mammoth undertaking, hundreds of responses came forth. Some helpers, like Dr. W.C. Minor, provided literally thousands of entries to the editors. But Minor, an American expatriate in England and a Civil War veteran, was actually a certified lunatic who turned in his dictionary entries from the Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum. Simon Winchester has produced a mesmerizing coda to the deeply troubled Minor's life, a life that in one sense began with the senseless murder of an innocent British brewery worker that the deluded Minor believed was an assassin sent by one of his numerous "enemies."

Winchester also paints a rich portrait of the OED's leading...



Merriam-Webster's French-English Dictionary
Merriam-Webster
0877799172
January 2000
Mass Market Paperback
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Book Description
A bilingual, bi-directional guide to French and North American English with extensive coverage of Canadian French. More than 80,000 entries and 100,000 translations. Abundant examples of words used in context.

Language Notes
Text: English, French (translation)


English-Korean Practical Conversation Dictionary
B. L. Jones
0930878221
June 1984
Paperback
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Language Notes
Text: English, Korean


Webster's English Language Desk Reference: The All-in-One Dictionary, Thesaurus, Vocabulary Builder, and Grammar Guide
RH Value Publishing
0517224348
March 2005
Hardcover
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Book Description
Writers at all levels will find the ENGLISH LANGUAGE DESK REFERENCE to be an indispensable tool. In this one book you will find all of the following:

A clear guide to grammar, usage, and punctuation that covers all of the basics including a list of words commonly misspelled, comparisons between similar words with different meanings (i.e. elicit/illicit), and plenty of examples to illustrate the topics that are covered.

A guide to preparing and marking up a manuscript which covers standard manuscript formatting, how to format citations in both MLA and APA style, and a list and explanation of proofreaders' marks.

A section to help you enhance your vocabulary which includes lessons and quizzes and the etymology of 200 words!

The following quick reference guides are also included in this...


French-English English-French Dictionary with Blue Headwords
Langenscheidt Editorial Staff (Editor)
0760748438
August 2003
Textbook Paperback
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Pocket Oxford Spanish Dictionary/Diccionario Oxford Comopact: Spanish-English English-Spanish
Nicholas Rolan (Editor)
0198610726
August 2005
Paperback
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Book Description
This third edition of the Pocket Oxford Spanish Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations of contemporary Spanish and English, with brand-new words in each language. The grammar supplement provides full information on all the key points of Spanish and English
grammar, including verb tables for quick reference, and a correspondence section gives example letters, emails, resumes, and new help with text messaging. Because language is now studied in the context of its culture, the existing culture section has been revised and expanded to offer lively and
useful information on life in the Spanish-speaking world. This is the perfect reference for anyone needing an affordable, portable Spanish dictionary.

Language Notes
Text: English, Spanish ...


English-Russian, Russian-English Dictionary
Kenneth Katzner
0471017078
January 1994
Paperback
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Book Description
Based on American rather than British English, this is among the first Russian dictionaries revised for the post-Soviet era. Includes new political terminology, new Russian institutions, new countries and republics and new city names. Contains 26,000 entries in the English-Russian section and 40,000 words in the Russian-English section. Irregularities in Russian declensions and conjugations appear at the beginning of each entry.

Language Notes
Text: English, Russian --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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VOX Compact Spanish and English Dictionary: English-Spanish/Spanish-English

0071396527
July 2002
Hardcover
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Book Description
Now in a vinyl cover for greater durability, Vox Compact Spanish and English Dictionary is small in stature but big on content. Beginning and intermediate students and travelers will love its portability, while home, office, and library users will appreciate its completeness. This bestselling book includes 85,000 headwords, phrases, and examples, tables of irregular verbs, and the 3,500 most frequently used Spanish and English idioms and expressions.

Language Notes
Text: English, Spanish --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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Webster's New World College Dictionary
Michael E. Agnes
0764571257
April 2004
Hardcover
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Review
"This is, it goes without saying, a majestic publication." --Philip Howard (Wall Street Journal, August 23, 2005)

Book Description
THE MOST USEFUL AND AUTHORITATIVE DICTIONARY YOU CAN OWN—FOR YOUR DESK AND YOUR COMPUTER

Selected by the Associated Press, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and other leading newspapers as their official dictionary of choice.

THE BEST DICTIONARY IN PRINT

Definitions That Set the Standard for Clarity

Up-to-Date Entries

Nearly 7,500 new entries reflecting changes in technology, society, world politics, and more.

Detailed Illustrations

Over 850 drawings, photographs, and maps.

Extensive Reference Information

Tables, charts, and lists of useful data plus important...


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