Synopses & Reviews
The largest and most comprehensive bilingual dictionary of Albanian, The Albanian-English Dictionary is an essential reference for all those concerned with modern Albanian, whether students, scholars, translators, or in professional contexts. Over 75,000 entries cover idioms and scientific definitions as well as modern Albanian and the book includes pronunciation guidance and generous examples of usage.
This dictionary offers over 75,000 entries covering standard, non-standard, colloquial, technical and scientific Albanian. Example phrases show how the language is used and there is coverage of idioms, proverbs and set expressions as well as background information on Albanian.
Includes bibliographical references (p. lxxvi-lxxviii).
About the Author
Professor Leonard Newmark
is currently Professor Emeritus at the University of California, and Research Linguist at the Centre for Research in Language.
Table of Contents
Summary of Conventions Employed
Summary of Grammatical Terms Employed
Overview of the Form and Content of Entries
Grammatical Sketch for Readers of Albanian
Finding Your Word in the Dictionary