Synopses & Reviews
Authoritative and up to date, this third edition of the Pocket Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations of contemporary French and English, with brand-new words in each language. The grammar supplement provides full information on all the
key points of French and English grammar, including verb tables for quick reference. A correspondence section gives example letters, emails, resumes, and new help with text messaging. Since language is now studied in the context of its culture, the existing culture section has been revised and
expanded to offer lively and useful information on life in the French-speaking world. This is the perfect reference for anyone needing an affordable, portable French dictionary.
Affordable, compact, thoroughly up-to-date and packed with extra features, this intermediate-level French dictionary offers a complete guide to contemporary French and English as well as extensive help with grammar. This edition includes a brand new 32-page grammar supplement that focuses on the key points of French grammar. This supplement, along with a guide to grammatical terms, will provide invaluable support to anyone learning to speak, read, and write French. All of this grammar help is combined with a dictionary offering wide-ranging vocabulary--over 90,000 words and phrases, and over 120,000 translations. Verb tables, an A-Z guide to French life and culture, as well as example letters, emails, postcards, and resumes add further communication help.
Table of Contents
The structure of French-English entries
The structure of English-French entries
The pronunciation of French
Calendar of French traditions, festivals, and holidays
A-Z of French life and culture
Glossary of grammatical terms
Weights and measures