5 language visual dictionary

Book - 2016

5 Language Visual Dictionary is a user friendly and intuitive reference for adults learning English, French, German, Spanish, or Italian. The only language dictionary of its kind, 5 Language Visual Dictionary makes language learning accessible by using photographs to put everyday words into context. Its thematic organization of 10,000 terms accompanied by more than 1,600 annotated color photographs and illustrations puts the perfect translation at your fingertips. Additional feature panels inclu...de abstract nouns and verbs, as well as useful phrases you can use in conversation. Whether you are a student, tourist, or business traveler, 5 Language Visual Dictionary is your comprehensive guide to learning English, French, German, Spanish, or Italian.

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New York, New York : DK Publishing 2016.
Revised edition
Item Description
Includes indexes.
Physical Description
400 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm
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Review by Publisher Summary 1

Featuring more than six thousand terms, 1,600 full-color photographs and diagrams, and a comprehensive index, this entertaining visual reference offers a helpful tool for learning the five major European languages--English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish--as its covers a wide range of objects and scenes from everyday life.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

This is the perfect pocket reference for those learning English, French, German, Spanish, or Italian.With over 6,000 fully illustrated terms arranged by theme, getting to grips with these five languages has never been easier. Whether you’re travelling for business or leisure, buying food or train tickets, discussing work or famous sights on the tourist trail, you’ll gain confidence in your new language skills with this multilingual visual dictionary by your side.Photographs and comprehensive indexes combine to make finding the word you need a quick and easy task. The 5 Language Visual Dictionary covers any subject you might need, including health, working, studying, shopping, food, transport, and more. It also features a reference section for handy translations such as times, dates, weights and measurements, and useful phrases.DK’s 5 Language Visual Dictionary is truly multilingual; every section is written side by side in all 5 languages – right from the contents to the index – meaning that this book is easy to use for native speakers and learners alike.Whether you’re studying a new language in the classroom or practising on your travels, choose this visual dictionary to be part of your essential kit.