Synopses & Reviews
With more than 85,000 entries—no other portable French and English paperback dictionary offers you so much at so reasonable a price. Newly revised and expanded, The Bantam New College French & English Dictionary is the finest low-priced dictionary you can own, the most complete, and the most convenient to use. Designed by foremost authorities, it includes thousands of modern words and definitions you are not likely to find elsewhere. Plus invaluable special features such as
•A concise reference grammar
•Handy usage tips for adjectives and verbs
•A table for all irregular verbs
•Easy-to-use pronunciation guide
•Many new meaning discriminations and connotations
•Essential current slang terms—and much more! All in one easy-to-carry compact volume.
This major revision of the backlist classic contains a total of over 85,000 entries, including more than 5,200 new words like glasnost, automated teller, beeper, and wind-shear, plus the latest computer- and video-related terms.