With Collins French Phrasebook and Dictionary you will have no trouble fitting in with the locals while you're away. As the only phrasebook in the market offering a whole hour's-worth of free online audio files, it's ideal for increasing confidence, not just in speaking but in understanding what others say to you others while you're abroad. Collins French Phrasebook and Dictionary is 'four books in one' -- a photo guide, a phrasebook, a food guide containing a menu reader and a 5,000-word dictionary. It also provides lots of handy hints and tips on French culture and everyday life. 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 4-colour layout and coloured tabs allows easy access to key information. Collins French Phrasebook and Dictionary isn't just for emergencies. The specially commissioned food guide describes different regional dishes and wines and contains a comprehensive menu reader to guide you through the maze of menus.
The free online audio guide covers all the essential phrases needed to get by while you're away. They are presented clearly and slowly by a native speaker, choosing just the most important phrases that you'll need to know while travelling. Repeated listening will ensure that you will recognise much of what is said to you abroad and will give you extra confidence in your pronunciation.show more