German Dictionary of Idioms: German-English/English-German (Vol. 1)

German Dictionary of Idioms: German-English/English-German (Vol. 1) by - epub pdf fb2

Title: German Dictionary of Idioms: German-English/English-German (Vol. 1)
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ISBN10: 0415172551
ISBN13: 978-0415172554
Publisher: Routledge (December 19, 1997)
Language: English
Subcategory: Humanities
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Pages: 1840 pages
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German Dictionary of Idioms: German-English/English-German (Vol. 1) by -


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With idioms drawn from contemporary and classic texts, the mass media and from professional observation of the spoken language, the German Dictionary of Idioms is the most comprehensive dictionary of its kind. Purchased individually or as a two-volume set, this work provides a treasury of material for the translator working from or into either language. The fully cross-referenced, alphabetically listed entries are illustrated with useful examples and explanations of day-to-day English usage in the situations. Each entry is also explained in context, shown in various forms and functions, and marked for style and usage. The vast array of phrases, clear presentation, and the new English-German supplementary volume make this unique dictionary indispensible for linguists, translators and learners needing an authoritative work on contemporary German idioms.