Dictionary of French Building Terms: Essential for Renovators, Builders and Home-owners
Dictionary of French Building Terms: Essential for Renovators, Builders and Home-owners

Dictionary of French Building Terms: Essential for Renovators, Builders and Home-owners

by Richard Wiles

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Overview

A French phrase book to help you with all your building and home-renovating needs
 
This essential dictionary and phrase book includes every term you need to know when buying, maintaining, renovating, or building a home in France. Accessible and comprehensive, it includes the technical words you won't find in an ordinary dictionary for tools and equipment as well as every aspect of painting, carpentry, roofing, plumbing, and drainage. It also equips you with terminology for planning structural changes such as extensions and determining boundaries. An appendix of emergency phrases will make this a book you’ll want to keep by the phone at all times. Whether you own a home or work in France, this book will help you talk to French tradesmen with authority and avoid costly misunderstandings as you pull down the language barrier brick-by-brick.



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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781840244946
Publisher: Summersdale
Publication date: 05/01/2006
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.80(d)

About the Author

Richard Wiles is the author of Bon Courage!

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