Synopses & Reviews
This illustrated bilingual dictionary is designed primarily for beginning students in French. It presents approximately 1,400 words, each with its translation, pronunciation, and a sample sentence. A separate reference section lists bilingual days of the week, months, numbers, and other helpful words. Words are listed in two sections: French to English and English to French. New in this edition is a travelers' section with cultural notes, as well as words and expressions related to new technologies. Includes approximately 200 line illustrations. French-English/English-French Beginner's Dictionary is one title in Barron's series of beginner's bilingual dictionaries in several different languages.
To help beginning students, Barron's offers these four bilingual dictionaries. They present high-frequency vocabulary, common idioms, a phonetic pronunciation system, and illustrative sentences to clarify word meanings and usage. A "Finder List" of English words and expressions guides students toward locating equivalents in the target language.
This dictionary, designed especially for first-year students of French, is especially useful on the junior high school level, or for anybody who needs a basic French dictionary. Features include high-frequency vocabulary and idioms, phonetic pronunciation, and more.
This illustrated bilingual dictionary is designed for students beginning to study French and French-speaking students beginning to study English. It presents approximately 1,400 words in each language, each with translation, pronunciation, and a sample sentence. A separate reference section lists bilingual verb tenses, days of the week, months, numbers, and other helpful words. Entries appear in two sections: French to English and English to French. New in this edition are bilingual culture notes and full conjugations in the present tense of frequently used verbs.