Synopses & Reviews
Aimed at upper-intermediate and advanced users who need more than a pocket-size or concise dictionary can offer, the Larousse College Dictionaryavailable in both Spanish and French editionsprovides in-depth coverage of common vocabulary and a broad range of business terminology to appeal not only to students but to those who use Spanish or French in their professional lives.
With up-to-date vocabulary in all subject areas, the College Dictionary is full of useful features, such as
120,000 entries with more than 200,000 translations
thousands of illustrative examples and idiomatic expressions
120 boxed entries on life and culture
notes on false friends” and easily confused words
a 64-page communication guide covering topics such as writing letters and e-mails, applying for jobs, writing advertisements, and more
verb conjugation tables
The Spanish edition also features extensive notes on Latin American Spanish variants.
The Larousse College Dictionary packs all of Larousses language expertise into one convenient volume, an excellent balance of content and value.
About the Author
The Larousse editorial team includes many language and reference experts based in countries around the world. In this way the linguistic team keeps its finger on the pulse of living languages as spoken by the native-language speakers of these countries.