Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 1064 pages, 8.13 × 5.25 × 1.63 in
Published: September 29, 2010
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 2035410398
ISBN - 13: 9782035410399
From the Publisher
Comprehensive and up-to-date, this book is ideal for the more sophisticated traveler, business person, student, or anyone interested in achieving greater fluency in contemporary Portuguese and English. The Concise Dictionary is the perfect companion for someone who wishes to read and understand newspapers, magazines, and books.
This detailed reference includes:
* Over 90,000 references and 120,000 translations, with essential coverage of Brazilian usage and spelling.
* Clear layout and style and detailed treatment of vocabulary allows the user to quickly grasp the important nuances of the language.
* Grammatical constructions and idioms
* Pronunciation guides
* Abbreviations, acronyms, technical and scientific terms
* An innovative 32-page supplement of life and culture
About the Author
The Larousse editorial team includes many language and reference experts based in countries around the world. In this way the linguistic team keeps its finger on the pulse of living languages as spoken by the native-language speakers of these countries.