Synopses & Reviews
Vest Pocket Italian
This handy guide has everything you need for quick familiarity with Italian: useful phrases, pronunciation guide, basic sentence patterns, grammar outline--PLUS a bilingual dictionary with more than 4,000 entries. Don't leave home without it!
Key to Pronunciation: simplified spelling takes the mystery out of pronouncing new words, makes it easy to start speaking right away.
Basic Sentence Patterns: the "building blocks" for basic statements and questions.
Everyday Conversations: situational phrases, questions and answers that travelers are most likely to need.
Outline of Grammar: clear, concise explanations lead to rapid understandig and usability.
Bilingual Dictionary: over 4,000 entries cover most frequent words, give helpful information for instant correct usage.
The two-way Dictionary of over 6,500 entries includes all the words used in the Everyday Conversations and contains another 3,000 frequently used words and expressions. It thus forms a compact and invaluable tool for the student.