The Zanichelli Super-Mini Italian and English Dictionary is your essential resource for the classroom, for travel, in business, or any time you need quick access to the Italian language.
A compact, intermediate-level dictionary covering over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations, including new words in each language. In addition, there are supplements on grammar, correspondence, and a brand-new section on using the Internet.
These completely revised editions are fully bilingual and are one of the few true pocket-sized dictionaries for travelers. Berlitz Bilingual Dictionaries make an excellent companion to Berlitz Phrase Books (see pages 44 and 48), Berlitz Cassette and Compact Disc Packs (see pages 46-48) and Berlitz Pocket Guides (see pages 54-55). -- Each revised edition, includes extensive listings of 25,000 words (12,500 per language). -- There are 250 new entries in each language, from computer terms like multitask and random access memory to environmental terms such as toxins and ozone layer. -- An expanded menu reader including new terms and dishes, is designed to help travelers feel more comfortable when ordering in foreign restaurants.
Available in both paperback and vinyl cover, these dictionaries feature: high impact cover design in striking "Berlitz" blue, in-keeping with the whole "Berlitz" range for increased brand recognition; bold, blue headwords offer the user maximum accessibility making it easy to navigate around the dictionary quickly; handy, pocket format ideal for a school bag, briefcase or rucksack; and over 30,000 entries capturing the core words of the language.
Organized by such common subjects as Home, Work, Dining Out, Transportation, Health, and Sports, these bilingual visual dictionaries give students, travelers, and business people quick access to foreign terms in the simplest and most intuitive way.
Fully bilingual, the Berlitz Bilingual Dictionaries are one of the few truly pocket-size dictionaries for travelers and are an excellent companion to Berlitz Phrase Books, Cassette Packs, and Pocket Guides. Each edition provides: -- Over 12,000 entries -- An expanded menu reader, with new terms and dishes, to help travelers feel more comfortable in foreign restaurants -- Basic conversational phrases -- Mini-grammar section with irregular verbs
With 736 pages and more than 70,000 entries--no other portable Italian and English paperbound dictionary offers you so much a so reasonable a price. The Bantam New College Italian & English Dictionary is the finest low-priced dictionary you can own, the most complete, the most convenient to use. Designed by foremost authorities, it includes thousands of modern words and definitions you are not likely to find elsewhere. Among the special features: concise Italian grammar, a table of Italian irregular verbs, and a guide to Italian pronunciation. All in one, easy-to-use, easy-to-carry compact volume.
This comprehensive foreign-language reference volumes features 100,000 entries with translations, making it an ideal reference book for schools, libraries, businesses, and the home bookshelf. Its manageable size and reasonable price also makes it a practical learning tool for students taking a foreign-language course. In the pages of Italian-English, readers will find: American-style English to Italian and translations from Italian to American-style English Each headword is listed with its translation, part of speech, and pronunciation Phrases follow each definition using headwords in standard contexts Separate bilingual lists present numerals, abbreviations, and more The addition of new words for computers, the Internet, and information technology Free downloadable bilingual electronic dictionary available for your PC or Mac This all-inclusive dictionary also features full-color, atlas-style maps, concise grammar guides, regular verb conjugation lists, and more language learning aids. Complete, up-to-date, and ideal for libraries, schools, and the home.
Italian Made Simple
Author: Cristina Mazzoni
Publisher: Broadway Books
Whether you are planning a romantic Italian getaway, packing a knapsack for your junior year abroad, or just want to engage your Italian business associate in everyday conversation, Italian Made Simple is the perfect book for any self-learner. Void of all the non-essentials and refreshingly easy to understand, Italian Made Simple includes: * basics of grammar * vocabulary building exercises * pronunciation aids * common expressions * word puzzles and language games * contemporary reading selections * Italian culture and history * economic information * Italian-English and English-Italian dictionaries Complete with drills, exercises, and answer keys for ample practice opportunities, Italian Made Simple will soon have you speaking Italian like a native. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Easy Italian Step-by-Step
Author: Paola Nanni-Tate
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
Learn Italian step-by-step and soon you'll be making leaps and bounds Your quickest route to learning Italian is through a solid grounding in grammar basics. Now don't be put off by the "G-word." What you won't find in this book is a lot of repetitive drills. Instead, you get an original, step-by-step approach to learning Italian based on the way people naturally acquire language. From the very beginning, you are introduced to the most essential structures--allowing you to communicate in Italian almost immediately. Gradually, through a series of interconnected "steps," you logically progress to more common concepts that govern how Italian is spoken and written. And along the way you are introduced to hundreds of carefully selected verbs and vocabulary words presented on the basis of how often they are used in everyday Italian. Guaranteed to get you quickly up and running with the knowledge and skills you need to communicate in Italian with confidence, Easy Italian Step-by-Step features: A unique "building-block" approach to mastering essential grammar, verbs, and vocabulary Down-to-earth explanations of important rules and concepts Hundreds of frequently used verbs and key terms a beginner should know Exercises to test what you've learned and measure progress Engaging readings that help you hone your skills in everyday contexts
Presents over forty-five thousand words and idiomatic expressions in both languages, along with a section of creative activities to help learn the Italian language with the aid of the dictionary.
Buon giorno! From ordering calamari in Venice to making new friends in Tuscan hill towns, it helps to speak some of the native tongue. Rick Steves, bestselling author of travel guides to Europe, offers well-tested phrases and key words to cover every situation a traveler is likely to encounter. This handy guide provides key phrases for use in everyday circumstances, complete with phonetic spelling, an English-Italian and Italian-English dictionary, the latest information on European currency and rail transportation, and even a tear-out cheat sheet for continued language practice as you wait in line at the Sistine Chapel. Informative, concise, and practical, Rick Steves' Italian Phrase Book and Dictionary is an essential item for any traveler's zainetto.
La Bella Lingua
Author: Dianne Hales
Follows the author's quest to learn Italian over twenty-five years and her study of the ties between the language and Italy's culture, literature, history, and food.