Synopses & Reviews
This dictionary includes more than 18,000 of the most frequently used Portuguese words. You'll find more than simple definitions: Phrases, sentences, and idiomatic expressions show how the words are used in everyday Portuguese conversation. More than 1,000 of the most essential words are capitalized to make them easy to find.
The Living Language Portuguese Dictionary has been revised and updated to reflect modern usage and features new entries related to business, technology, and the media.
The dictionary is included in the complete Living LanguagePortuguese Complete Course, the best-selling home-study program available on cassette.
Also available in French, German, Inglés, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish.
Thousands of Phrases and Idiomatic Expressions Included
Over 18,000 Words
1,000 Essential Words Highlighted for Easy Reference
More than just a dictionary! The Living Language dictionary delivers 15,000 to 20,000 words with thousands of phrases, sentences, and idiomatic expressions to illustrate the meanings.
The Living Language dictionaries are also getting a new look to accompany the revised package design of the complete courses. Available for purchase separately, the dictionaries have sold more than 200,000 copies since they were revised and updated in 1993 to reflect modern usage. The new cover looks more like a dictionary and emphasizes the unique features of this invaluable reference: thousands of phrases and idiomatic expressions that illustrate the definitions. These books are perfect for beginners or anyone who wants a dictionary that can also serve as a phrasebook.
Each mass-market-size, two-way dictionary also includes 1,000 essential words highlighted for easy reference.