For all those needing a comprehensive yet handy guide to the German language, look no further. This fully revised dictionary provides all the necessary tools for beginning German learners, from a glossary of grammatical terms to a complete guide to cultural information.
This volume includes a list of abbreviations, a guide to the pronunciation of the alphabet, German-to-English and English-to-German sections, model letters and sample CVs, and a short grammar guide. It also includes phonetic symbols used for German words, a ho-to section on German pronunciation, and a list of German irregular verbs.
With over 100,000 words, phrases, and translations, this new dictionary is undoubtedly a prime source for anyone with an interest in both the language and culture of Germany.
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press|
|Product dimensions:||3.94(w) x 5.91(h) x (d)|
Table of Contents
|Phonetic symbols used for German words||xi|
|Guide to German pronunciation||xiii|
|Pronunciation of the alphabet/Aussprache des Alphabets||xv|
|Glossary of grammatical terms||xvii|
|Test yourself with word games||277|
|Calendar of traditions, festivals, and holidays in German-speaking countries||287|
|A-Z of German life and culture||291|
|Letter-writing in German||309|
|Summary of German grammar||585|
|German irregular verbs||601|