Synopses & Reviews
FOREIGN LANGUAGE GUIDES
2001 French and English Idioms
This volume offers two separate alphabetical listings, one English-to-French, the other French-to-English. In both you'll find each idiom defined and followed by an illustrative sentence in both languages. This new edition features bilingual indexes.
2001 Idiotismes Franais et Anglais
Ce volume comporte deux listes alphabtiques, l'une anglais-franais, l'autre franais-anglais, dans lesquells on troubera la dfinition de chaque idiotisme, suivie d'une phrase modimp;quest;le dans les deux langues. Cette nouvelle dition contient des index bilingues.
Defines English and French idioms.
This bilingual dictionary is especially useful in translation and composition, and is also designed to be used by students whose first language is French, and who want to write and speak correct but informal English.
Comprehension of idiomatic expressions is vital in achieving fluency in a second language. Both English-speaking students of French and French-speaking students of English will find this dictionary invaluable in improving their conversational skill and an excellent word finder when they are reading popular newspapers or magazines in their second language. Updated to keep pace with the most current idioms, this two-part phrase book translates 2001 expressions from French to English, and from English to French. All entries are illustrated with sample sentences. This reference volume features two handy quick-word-finder indexes--one at the end of each of French section, and one at the end of the English section..