Collins Gem Spanish Dictionary, 6e

Collins Gem Spanish Dictionary, 6e

by HarperCollins Publishers, Jose Maria Vaca, Wendy Lee, Jose Martin
     
 

With its extensive coverage of Spanish language in a compact form, the Collins Spanish Gem remains the indispensable small dictionary for learners of Spanish. Now updated for the millennium, its 40,000-plus references and 70,000 translations include the latest additions to the language, notably terms relating to the Internet and to the new Europe.With an attractive

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With its extensive coverage of Spanish language in a compact form, the Collins Spanish Gem remains the indispensable small dictionary for learners of Spanish. Now updated for the millennium, its 40,000-plus references and 70,000 translations include the latest additions to the language, notably terms relating to the Internet and to the new Europe.With an attractive clear layout and typography, featuring special entries relating to various aspects of Spanish life and culture, the Spanish Gem is compact, reliable and completely up-to-date – the ideal small dictionary for school and general use.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780007126255
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
07/27/2004
Edition description:
6TH
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
3.15(w) x 4.55(h) x 1.40(d)

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Collins Gem Spanish Dictionary, 6e


By Leslie HarperCollins

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Copyright © 2005 Leslie HarperCollins
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ISBN: 0007126255

Introduction

We are delighted you have decided to buy the Collins Gem Spanish Dictionary and hope you will enjoy and benefit from using it at school, at home, on holiday or at work.

This introduction gives you a few tips on how to get the most out of your dictionary -- not simply from its comprehensive wordlist but also from the information provided in each entry. This will help you to read and understand modern Spanish, as well as communicate and express yourself in the language.

The Collins Gem Spanish Dictionary begins by listing the abbreviations used in the text and illustrating the sounds shown by the phonetic symbols. You will find Spanish verb tables and English irregular verbs at the back, followed by a final section on numbers and time expressions.

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