Webster's New World German Dictionary

Author: Webster's New World College Dictionaries

Publisher: Webster's New World

ISBN: 9780544944824

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1056

View: 8665

Compiled by a team of experienced German and English linguists and lexicographers, this bilingual dictionary combines comprehensive coverage of both English and German with outstanding clarity, simplicity, and economy.Emphasis is placed on contemporary usage, from colloquial to formal. This reference, which includes pronunciation guides, comprehensive verb tables, and thousands of phrases that show word use in context, is ideal for home, school, or office. "

Webster's New World 575+ German Verbs

Author: Edward Swick

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544188713

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 720

View: 2177

Now mastering German verbs is easier than ever. Whether you need to speak German more fluently for business, want to brush up for a trip, or want to make the grade in high school or college, Webster's New World 575+ German Verbs is the only verb reference you need. This practical resource lists verbs alphabetically and includes examples demonstrating the meaning and function of the verbs to ensure that you know how to use them correctly! Webster's New World 575+ German Verbs is compact, yet comprehensive. It's packed with 575 "everyday" verbs, additional verbs to expand your vocabulary, and numerous helpful features: * 575 verbs, fully conjugated in easy-to-read charts * Full conjugation includes all persons, the three moods, and all tenses * A comprehensive verb usage review that gives you a strong foundation in German verb conjugation * More than 1,500 additional verbs in the infinitive form, fully crossreferenced * Examples of common idiomatic uses * An appendix of irregular verb forms for quick reference * Full English-to-German index of all 2,000+ verbs

Webster's New World Law Dictionary

Author: Jonathan Wallace,Susan Ellis Wild

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544188691

Category: Law

Page: 332

View: 795

The Plain-English Legal Dictionary for Anyone Who Wants to Understand the Often Incomprehensible Terminology Law has a language all its own. Webster's New World Law Dictionary translates it clearly. Written in plain English, it's much easier to understand than typical legal documents. It's up-to-date and comprehensive, with: * Clear, concise, and accurate definitions of more than 4,000 legal terms * Coverage of terms from all areas of law, including criminal law, contracts, evidence, constitutional law, property law, and torts * Common abbreviations, foreign words and phrases, and a full copy of the United States Constitution, including the Bill of Rights and all subsequent amendments * Definitions of newer terms such as alternative minimum tax, three strikes law, and assisted suicide In addition to those in the legal field, this desk reference is invaluable to journalists, researchers, lay people dealing with legal issues, and even those who simply want to use legal terms correctly in order to make their points more convincingly.

Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fifth Edition

Author: Editors Of Webster's New World College Dictionaries

Publisher: Webster's New World

ISBN: 9780544598225

Category:

Page: 1728

View: 2985

"Webster s New WorldCollege Dictionary, Fifth Edition," presents the very best a college dictionary can offer, with all the user-friendly qualities that have distinguished the Webster's New World name for decades. A clear and accessible defining style, compelling feature notes, full-page tables and charts, hundreds of drawings that complement the definitions, and authoritative guidance on usage and style points make this the perfect dictionary for use at school, at the office, or at home. This edition has been updated for 2016 with dozens of new words and senses and hundreds of revisions."

Webster's New World Dictionary

Author: Michael Agnes

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0743470699

Category: Education

Page: 768

View: 8790

Provides definitions, pronunciation, etymology, and notes on usage for more than sixty thousand words, including technical terms.

How to Tell Fate from Destiny

And Other Skillful Word Distinctions

Author: Charles Harrington Elster

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 1328583236

Category: Reference

Page: 320

View: 1827

If you have trouble distinguishing the verbs imitate and emulate, the relative pronouns that and which, or the adjectives pliant, pliable, and supple, never fear—How to Tell Fate from Destiny is here to help! With more than 500 headwords, the book is replete with advice on how to differentiate commonly confused words and steer clear of verbal trouble. Whether you’re a boomer, a Gen-Xer, or a millennial, if you peruse, browse, or even skim these spindrift pages you will (not shall) become versed in the fine art of differentiation. You will learn, for example, ■ how to tell whether you suffer from pride, vanity, or hubris ■ how to tell whether you’re contagious or infectious ■ how to tell if you’re pitiful or pitiable ■ how to tell if you’re self-centered or self-absorbed ■ how to live an ethical life in a moral universe

Webster's New World 575+ German Verbs

Author: Edward Swick

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544188713

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 720

View: 1343

Now mastering German verbs is easier than ever. Whether you need to speak German more fluently for business, want to brush up for a trip, or want to make the grade in high school or college, Webster's New World 575+ German Verbs is the only verb reference you need. This practical resource lists verbs alphabetically and includes examples demonstrating the meaning and function of the verbs to ensure that you know how to use them correctly! Webster's New World 575+ German Verbs is compact, yet comprehensive. It's packed with 575 "everyday" verbs, additional verbs to expand your vocabulary, and numerous helpful features: * 575 verbs, fully conjugated in easy-to-read charts * Full conjugation includes all persons, the three moods, and all tenses * A comprehensive verb usage review that gives you a strong foundation in German verb conjugation * More than 1,500 additional verbs in the infinitive form, fully crossreferenced * Examples of common idiomatic uses * An appendix of irregular verb forms for quick reference * Full English-to-German index of all 2,000+ verbs

Webster's New World Italian Dictionary

Italian/English, English/Italian

Author: Catherine E. Love

Publisher: Webster's New World

ISBN: 9780139536397

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1032

View: 7467

Compiled in collaboration with a team of expert linguists, the Webster's New World concise bilingual dictionaries are the perfect choice for beginning students and advanced speakers as well. Comprehensive and authoritative, yet clear and concise, the dictionaries offer a full array of features, as well as wide-ranging coverage of current expressions. Long-standing favorites in hardcover, the dictionaries will continue to be standard references for years to come -- especially now that they are available in unabridged paperback editions. More than 100,000 words, giving wide-ranging coverage of current terms and expressions Detailed definitions so the user can understand and translate idiomatically Extensive examples of usage, showing how translations of words can vary according to context Verb tables, including irregular verbs Cross-references from every verb to the appropriate verb table

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Author: Merriam-Webster

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780877792956

Category:

Page: 960

View: 9208

Based on Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th edition 70,000 definitions 2,000 new words Expanded back matter sections: Confused and Misused Words English Word Roots - Great for preparing standardized tests Irregular English Verbs - Great for ESL Basic English Grammar Handbook of Style, including Documentation of Sources Guide to Common Verb Collocations - Essential for ESL NEW: An Overview of the Internet

Quechua-English-Spanish Dictionary

Author: Odi Gonzales

Publisher: Hippocrene Books

ISBN: 9780781813549

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 356

View: 393

Quechua is a Native American language spoken by nearly 10 million people, primarily in the Andes region of South America. It is best known as the language of the ancient Inca empire. Alongside Spanish, Quechua is an official language in Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru. This full-length dictionary includes 3 sections: English-Quechua, Spanish-Quechua, and Quechua-Spanish-English. Spanish is a logical conduit language between Quechua and English and many Quechua words are found in Peruvian Spanish. Ideal for anthropologists, students and travelers, this dictionary features over 11,000 entries as well as an introduction to the Quechua language and basics of grammar.

Lilliput Dictionary

English-Russian

Author: Langenscheidt Publishers,Langenscheidt Publishers Staff

Publisher: Langenscheidt Pub Incorporated

ISBN: 9780887294525

Category:

Page: 656

View: 5529

Matchbook-sized Lilliputs -- international favorites for more than 75 years -- make terrific impulse purchases. A great novelty gift. Best of all, Lilliputs are real usable dictionaries. The perfect fit for travelers, students, collectors, or anyone who needs just the right word at just the right moment.

Webster's New World Dictionary

Author: Michael Agnes

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0743470702

Category: Education

Page: 768

View: 8191

Provides definitions, pronunciation, etymology, and notes on usage for more than sixty thousand words, including technical terms.