Book Title: Collins Gem French Dictionary
Author: Oxford Dictionaries
Format: Paperback | 640 pages
Publication Date: 01 Sep 2009
Celebrating its 30th anniversary, this latest edition of Collins' multimillion-selling dictionary comes with a newly updated Phrasefinder supplement making it the perfect choice for anyone needing a portable, up-to-the-minute French dictionary.
*All the latest words in both languages, such as downloadable, Wi-Fi in English, and empreinte ecologique, podcaster in French
*Full GCSE coverage
*User-friendly Phrasefinder supplement for travellers, including a new menu-reader section
*FREE download of Collins phrases for your iPod or mobile phone
* FREE online access to the full dictionary text
*Clear, colour layout, useful examples, language and cultural notes
Combining the best traditions of Collins dictionary-making with the latest innovations in technology, the Collins Gem French Dictionary has been designed to give travellers, students, business people and the general user alike all the information they need in a handy, take-anywhere format.
Includes all the latest words reflecting changes in modern lifestyle, as well as all the features you would expect from a Collins dictionary: an easy-to-read colour layout, special treatment of key words such as can, that, faire, quoi, notes about life in French-speaking countries and warnings on commonly confused words.
The Phrasefinder section has been developed to give travellers on business, school and leisure trips all the essential phrases they need. Divided into sections such as Getting Around, Accommodation and Complaints, this is an instant reference available when you need it most. Also, new to this edition, is a menu-reader section - a quick guide to the most common words and phrases you will find in French cafes and restaurants, ensuring you always get what you expect from a meal out.
Available free from www.collinslanguage.com: a trial version of our iPod and mobile phone downloads of the Phrasefinder supplement - the perfect audiovisual guides to all your essential travel phrases.
Also available in the Collins French dictionary range are Collins French School Dictionary, Collins Easy Learning French Dictionary, Collins French Dictionary & Grammar and Collins French Phrasebooks for mobile phone and iPod