You will never be lost for words in your travels around Portugal and the Portuguese islands again! Your ideal travel companion will ensure that you can say what you need in Portuguese with ease and confidence.
A modern Portuguese Dictionary offering excellent coverage of today's Portuguese language and culture in Europe and Brazil. The clear layout makes it easy to use and its handy format and durability make it your ideal companion at home, school or on your travels.
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This Collins Portuguese phrase book & dictionary is a handy, quick-reference guide that will help you make the most of your stay abroad. There are 4 main sections. Everyday Portugal - photoguide ; Phrases ; Eating out ; Dictionary.
Collins Portuguese Phrasebook and Dictionary is 'four books in one' - a photoguide, a phrasebook, a food guide containing a menu reader and a 5,000-word dictionary.The phrases are short and easy to use. The language reflects everyday speech - there are no lengthy sentences to struggle and sweat over. The phrases have a simple guide to help with pronunciation. There are also practical tips to help you make the most of your visit abroad.The new 4-colour layout allows easy access to key information.Collins Portuguese Phrasebook and Dictionary isn't just for emergencies. The specially commissioned food guides describe the different regional dishes and wines. They also contain a comprehensive menu reader to guide you through the maze of menus.The audio files cover all the essential phrases needed to get by. They are presented clearly and slowly by a native speaker and all words and phrases are repeated twice.The listening material provides a chance to practise and learn key words and vocabulary before you embark on your travels.Repeated listening will ensure that you will recognize much of what is said to you abroad and will give you extra confidence in your pronunciation.
To be launched in conjunction with the new Phrase Book & Dictionary editions. The packs contain a Phrase Book & Dictionary and 60-minute CD. The CD includes all the essential phrases needed to get by presented clearly and slowly by a native speaker. The packs provide a chance to practise and learn key words and vocabulary before you embark on your travels. Repeated listening will ensure that you will recognize much of what is said to you abroad.
In all of the most common travel situations, you need the reassurance that you can communicate with ease. A reliable, portable and easy-to-use phrasebook is a travel essential, and now with the completely re-designed Collins Gem Go Portugese CD Pack with an accompanying CD to help you hear and practise the language for real, the right word will always be at your fingertips. With a whole new look inside and out that includes a new cover and easy-to-navigate layout, it is now simpler than ever to use the Portugese language effectively and with confidence. This indispensable multimedia language guide covers the topics and phrases that crop up everyday on holiday, from finding a hotel to choosing wine. Includes: Fully updated travel information Travel tips 3000 word dictionary Comprehensive menu decoder Grammar and pronunciation sections "Face to face" sections Accompanying CD to aid listening and speaking With the help of Gem Portugese CD Pack you will never be lost for words again.
Collins Pocket Portuguese Dictionary has been designed to give travellers, business people and the general user alike all the information they need in a portable, hard-wearing format. It includes all the latest words reflecting changes in modern lifestyle and has been fully revised to reflect recent spelling reform changes. It has all the features you would expect from a Collins dictionary: an easy-to-read colour layout, special treatment of key words such as get, some, estar, por and notes about life in Portuguese-speaking countries. An in-depth and up-to-date supplement helps you to develop your knowledge of Portuguese and your confidence in the language, with information on grammar, as well as the words and phrases you will need in different situations, like writing letters and sending emails. There is also has a section onfriends - common translation mistakes - with examples to show how the words should be used in both languages. Verb tables show all verb forms for the most common Portuguese verbs. Also available in the Collins Portuguese dictionary range are Collins Portuguese Gem Dictionary, Collins Portuguese Dictionary and Collins Portuguese Phrasebooks for mobile phone and iPod.
A combined phrase book and dictionary designed to help travellers overcome basic communication problems. It includes 70 thematic sections of practical information in A-Z format including accommodation, doctor, eating out, nightlife, shopping, tipping and the weather.
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This French phrase book comprises three sections; a phrase book; a food guide containing a menu reader; and a dictionary. The phrases are short and easy to use with the language reflecting everyday speech - there are no lengthy sentences to struggle over. Talk Tips provide the quick way to ask for things, and the phrases have a simple guide to pronunciation. There is also practical information on subjects such as tipping, driving, smoking, and what to do if you fall ill.
Collins Gem phrase books are designed for ease of use, covering more than 70 topics from finding a room to choosing wine. Phrases are kept short and simple with an easy pronunciation guide. The guides contain topics and phrases that reflect today's lifestyle, as well as topics such as bus, train, self-catering, asking directions, Internet, e-mail, texting and mobiles. A comprehensive eating out section and menu reader aims to give readers the confidence to try out local eateries and delicacies. Travel tips are included to smooth the way, as well as an up-to-date, practical dictionary.
Annotation. A bibliography citing and annotating over 750 publications on Portugal for English readers. They range across disciplines such as history, archaeology, biography, emigrants and overseas colonies, finance and banking, labor, science and technology, sport, periodicals, literature, transport, science, flora, religion, and politics. The emphasis is on works published during or since the 1980s, but a number of earlier titles are also included. A substantial introduction outlines the country's history. Laidlar (Portuguese, U. of Manchester) updates P.T.H. Unwin's 1987 first edition. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.
An illustrated phrase book for situations where you don't need words, plus those essential phrases when you do. How were you to know that you had to weigh and sticker the fruit and veg before taking it to the supermarket checkout? Find out information like this as well as how to decipher signs in the streets, on the motorway, in train stations.
The Rough Guide to South America on a Budget is the definitive guide to making the most of this exotic region without breaking the bank. Backpackers, career-breakers, gap year travellers and those who want more bang for their buck, will find in-depth budget information for all twelve South American countries and every aspect of travel. From hotels, hostels and restaurants to special events, festivals and adrenalin-pumping outdoor activities, this guide is packed with the best budget information. You'll find "Treat Yourself" boxes that feature great places and things worth splashing out on and also a full-colour introduction with highlights for every country. There are reviews and recommendations for night-life, shopping, markets and entertainment, as well as useful words and phrases in every language and detailed maps for hundreds of locations.
The full-colour The Rough Guide to South America on a Budget is the ultimate guidebook for travelling the continent, from Colombia's Caribbean beaches to the ice-fields of Patagonia. Detailed colour maps and in-depth coverage of what to see, where to stay and how to get around will help you discover the best this dazzling continent has to offer. The guide features reviews of affordable accommodation, cheap places to eat and laidback bars, plus all the information you need for hiking the Inca Trail, whale-watching in Argentina celebrating Carnival in Rio and much more besides. Make the most of your trip of a lifetime with The Rough Guide to South America on a Budget.
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