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Pocket Oxford Chinese Dictionary

Pocket Oxford Chinese Dictionary
  

A compact, intermediate-level English-Chinese and Chinese-English dictionary covering over 90,000 words and phrases, and over 130,000 translations, including new words in each language. Pinyin romanization and Mandarin pronunciations are given throughout and characters are easily... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780198005940
Barcode 9780198005940
Published 1 August 2009 by Oxford University Press (R)
Format Paperback, 4th Revised edition
Author(s) By Dictionaries, Oxford
Availability Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780198005940
ISBN-10 0198005946
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Oxford University Press (R)
Imprint Oxford University Press (China) Ltd
Publication Date 1 August 2009
International Publication Date 1 January 2009
Publication Country China China
Format Paperback, 4th Revised edition
Edition 4th Revised edition
Author(s) By Dictionaries, Oxford
Category Bilingual Dictionaries
China
Asia
Number of Pages 1192
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 194mm
Spine: 50mm
Weight 925g
Interest Age 14+ years
Reading Age 14+ years
Library of Congress Chinese language - English, English language - Chinese
NBS Text Bilingual Dictionaries
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 495.1321
Catalogue Code 66645

Description of this Book

Authoritative and up-to-date, this fourth edition of the Pocket Oxford Chinese Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and over 130,000 translations of contemporary Chinese and English, with brand-new words in each language. More than just a dictionary, this handy reference book also includes a brand new section on communication giving you the tools you need to communicate effectively and understand aspects of another culture. The communication supplement gives help with all types of correspondence, including example letters, and emails to improve writing skills. It also includes a 'useful phrases' section to help you when travelling. This dictionary is ideal for English and Chinese learners alike, with Chinese simplified and traditional characters as well as pinyin romanization used throughout. You can quickly find the character you need with look up in pinyin or by using the radical index. Mandarin pronunciations are provided in pinyin. The new edition of the Pocket Oxford Chinese Dictionary is the perfect reference for student and adult learners needing an affordable, portable dictionary.

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