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< p> The < i> HarperCollins Italian College Dictionary< /i> is the ideal dictionary for learners of Italian. Here's why: < /p> < p> < b> Easiest to use: < /b> The clear layout allows maximum ease of access and enables effective communication for educational, business, and traveling purposes. Usage levels are indicated throughout, with extensive examples to illustrate how words are used in context. Style labels identify whether a word is formal, informal, literary, or vulgar. In addition, specific meanings are clearly marked to guide the user to the correct treatment. The text also includes pronunciations of all English words using the International Phonetic Alphabet, with a full guide to Italian pronunciation and phonetics for difficult words. < /p> < p> < b> Completely updated: < /b> The new edition of < i> HarperCollins Italian College Dictionary< /i> has been completely revised and updated with thousands of new references to cover all the latest vocabulary, notes on life and culture in the Italian — and English — speaking world, and Web addresses to enable further research. < /p> < p> < b> Language in Use supplement: < /b> This offers invaluable advice on how to express yourself in correct and idiomatic Italian, as well as detailed treatment of formal and informal correspondence, e-mail, and telephoning. < /p> < p> Here's a sampling of the new terms this edition includes: < /p> < ul> < li> fotocamera digitale< /li> < li> videofonino< /li> < li> amniocentesi< /li> < li> esternalizzare< /li> < li> cartolarizzazione< /li> < li> nomeutente< /li> < li> penna ottica< /li> < li> craccare< /li> < li> messaggistica inimediata< /li> < /ul>

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The HarperCollins Italian College Dictionary is the ideal dictionary for learners of Italian. Here's why:

Easiest to use: The clear layout allows maximum ease of access and enables effective communication for educational, business, and traveling purposes. Usage levels are indicated throughout, with extensive examples to illustrate how words are used in context. Style labels identify whether a word is formal, informal, literary, or vulgar. In addition, specific meanings are clearly marked to guide the user to the correct treatment. The text also includes pronunciations of all English words using the International Phonetic Alphabet, with a full guide to Italian pronunciation and phonetics for difficult words.

Completely updated: The new edition of HarperCollins Italian College Dictionary has been completely revised and updated with thousands of new references to cover all the latest vocabulary, notes on life and culture in the Italian — and English — speaking world, and Web addresses to enable further research.

"Language in Use" supplement: This offers invaluable advice on how to express yourself in correct and idiomatic Italian, as well as detailed treatment of formal and informal correspondence, e-mail, and telephoning.

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

  • fotocamera digitale
  • videofonino
  • amniocentesi
  • esternalizzare
  • cartolarizzazione
  • nome utente
  • penna ottica
  • craccare
  • messaggistica inimediata

Synopsis:

This new edition of the "HarperCollins Italian College Dictionary clearly presents Italian and English exactly as they are written and spoken today. Meanings are clearly signposted, helping the user to find what they are looking for as quickly as possible. In addition the dictionary has been enhanced with several completely new features and typography, making it easier than ever to find what you want, including culture notes to broaden your knowledge of Italian life and culture, language notes to help you avoid common translation pitfalls, and Web addresses to allow you to find further information.

About the Author

HarperCollins Publishers is one of the world's leading English-language publishers with headquarters in New York. The company is part of News America Publishing Group, a division of News Corporation. The house of Mark Twain, the Bronte Sisters, Thackeray, Dickens, John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Maurice Sendak, HarperCollins was founded in New York City in 1817 by the brothers James and John Harper. The worldwide book group, which was formed following News Corporation's acquisition of the British publisher William Collins in January 1990, has significant publishing interests in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Australia.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060749088
Author:
Harpercollins
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Author:
by HarperCollins
Author:
Harper Collins Publishers
Subject:
Italian
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Italian language
Subject:
Dictionaries - General
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
Italian language - English
Subject:
English language - Italian
Subject:
Technological
Subject:
Reference - Dictionaries
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Collins Language
Publication Date:
20061131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
1440
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.21 in 18.96 oz

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"Synopsis" by , The HarperCollins Italian College Dictionary is the ideal dictionary for learners of Italian. Here's why:

Easiest to use: The clear layout allows maximum ease of access and enables effective communication for educational, business, and traveling purposes. Usage levels are indicated throughout, with extensive examples to illustrate how words are used in context. Style labels identify whether a word is formal, informal, literary, or vulgar. In addition, specific meanings are clearly marked to guide the user to the correct treatment. The text also includes pronunciations of all English words using the International Phonetic Alphabet, with a full guide to Italian pronunciation and phonetics for difficult words.

Completely updated: The new edition of HarperCollins Italian College Dictionary has been completely revised and updated with thousands of new references to cover all the latest vocabulary, notes on life and culture in the Italian — and English — speaking world, and Web addresses to enable further research.

"Language in Use" supplement: This offers invaluable advice on how to express yourself in correct and idiomatic Italian, as well as detailed treatment of formal and informal correspondence, e-mail, and telephoning.

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

  • fotocamera digitale
  • videofonino
  • amniocentesi
  • esternalizzare
  • cartolarizzazione
  • nome utente
  • penna ottica
  • craccare
  • messaggistica inimediata

"Synopsis" by , This new edition of the "HarperCollins Italian College Dictionary clearly presents Italian and English exactly as they are written and spoken today. Meanings are clearly signposted, helping the user to find what they are looking for as quickly as possible. In addition the dictionary has been enhanced with several completely new features and typography, making it easier than ever to find what you want, including culture notes to broaden your knowledge of Italian life and culture, language notes to help you avoid common translation pitfalls, and Web addresses to allow you to find further information.

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