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Frommer's French Phrasefinder & Dictionary

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Publisher Comments:

The most trusted name in travel guides brings its expertise and user-friendly approach to a brand-new series of phrase books that are the perfect companion for leisure or business travelers. More practical and easier to use than any other phrase books on the market, these handy, competitively priced guides can be used on their own or paired with Frommer's destination guides to help visitors experience a place the way the locals do--and speak the same language.
* More than 5,000 words and phrases--more than competing guides
* A two-way dictionary, with pronunciation guide, cross-referenced to diagrams and verb conjugations
* Phrases organized by topic and dictionary entry for easy use on the go
* Slang and colloquialisms to help travelers understand more--and sound more like natives
* Coverage of real-world situations, such as shopping, getting around, and bar-hopping
* A two-way menu translator
* An appealing two-color, easy-to-navigate design
* Illustrations and diagrams that give readers helpful visual cues
* Sample dialogues to give readers an idea of how the language is spoken
* Basic grammar information and a guide to false cognates

Synopsis:

Frommer's. The best conversations start here.

Synopsis:

Find the right words fast.

Practical and easy to use, Frommer's French PhraseFinder & Dictionary helps you experience a place the way the locals do-by speaking the same language.

* More than 5,000 words and phrases

* Phrases organized by topic and dictionary entry for easy use on the go

* A two-way dictionary cross-referenced to verb conjugations and the most common phrases

* Detailed pronunciation guide and slang terms to help you sound more like a local

* A two-way menu translator, basic grammar information, and more

Frommer's. The best conversations start here.

Synopsis:

Find the right words fast.

Practical and easy to use, Frommer's French PhraseFinder & Dictionary helps you experience a place the way the locals do—by speaking the same language.

  • More than 5,000 words and phrases
  • Phrases organized by topic and dictionary entry for easy use on the go
  • A two-way dictionary cross-referenced to verb conjugations and the most common phrases
  • Detailed pronunciation guide and slang terms to help you sound more like a local
  • A two-way menu translator, basic grammar information, and more

Frommer's. The best conversations start here.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

1 Survival French (& Grammar Basics).

Basic Greetings, The Key Questions, Numbers & Counting, Measurements, Time, Alphabet & Pronunciation, Personal Pronouns, Regular Verb Conjugations, Avoir, Être, Irregular Verbs, Reflexive Verbs, Negatives, Possessives.

2 Getting There & Getting Around.

At the Airport, Renting a Vehicle, By Taxi, By Train, By Bus, By Boat or Ship, By Subway, Travelers with Special Needs.

3 Lodging.

Room Preferences, In-Room Amenities, Happy Camping.

4 Dining.

Finding a Restaurant, Ordering, Drinks, Settling Up, Menu Reader, Buying Groceries.

5 Socializing.

Greetings, Curse Words, Getting Personal, Topics of Conversation, Getting to Know Someone.

6 Money & Communications.

Money, Phone Service, Internet Access, Getting Mail.

7 Culture.

Cinema, Performances, Museums, Galleries, and Sights.

8 Shopping.

General Shopping Terms, Clothes Shopping, Artisan Market Shopping, Bookstore / Newsstand Shopping, Shopping for Electronics, At the Barber / Hairdresser.

9 Sports & Fitness.

Getting Fit, Catching a Game, Hiking, Boating or Fishing, Diving, Surfing, Golfing.

10 Nightlife.

Nightclubbing, Across a Crowded Room, Getting Intimate, In the Casino.

11 Health & Safety.

At the Pharmacy, At the Doctor’s Office, Dealing with Police.

English–French Dictionary.

French–English Dictionary.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780471773290
Editor:
Clarke, Maureen
Manufactured:
Frommer's
Manufactured:
Frommer's
Editor:
Nadeau, Marc
Editor:
Clarke, Maureen
Author:
Wiley
Author:
Frommer's
Publisher:
Frommers
Subject:
French
Subject:
Europe - France
Subject:
English language
Subject:
French language
Subject:
Polyglot Phrasebooks
Subject:
Multi-Language Phrasebooks
Subject:
French language - English
Subject:
English language - French
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Travel: Reference & Essays
Copyright:
Series:
Frommer's Phrase Books
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
20060403
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
5.52x3.68x.58 in. .26 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Frommer's. The best conversations start here.
"Synopsis" by , Find the right words fast.

Practical and easy to use, Frommer's French PhraseFinder & Dictionary helps you experience a place the way the locals do-by speaking the same language.

* More than 5,000 words and phrases

* Phrases organized by topic and dictionary entry for easy use on the go

* A two-way dictionary cross-referenced to verb conjugations and the most common phrases

* Detailed pronunciation guide and slang terms to help you sound more like a local

* A two-way menu translator, basic grammar information, and more

Frommer's. The best conversations start here.

"Synopsis" by , Find the right words fast.

Practical and easy to use, Frommer's French PhraseFinder & Dictionary helps you experience a place the way the locals do—by speaking the same language.

  • More than 5,000 words and phrases
  • Phrases organized by topic and dictionary entry for easy use on the go
  • A two-way dictionary cross-referenced to verb conjugations and the most common phrases
  • Detailed pronunciation guide and slang terms to help you sound more like a local
  • A two-way menu translator, basic grammar information, and more

Frommer's. The best conversations start here.

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