The Pocket Oxford Greek Dictionary
Covering the most commonly used vocabulary of everyday Greek life, as well as that found in general literature, this revised edition of the highly acclaimed Oxford Dictionary of Modern Greek is specially designed for tourists, travelers, students, and business people alike. This authoritative guide offers comprehensive coverage of 67,000 words and phrases, as well as some 82,000 translations, and includes many idioms and illustrative phrases in both Greek and English showing words in use. Information is given on points of style and usage, and appendices are included listing the principal parts of Greek verbs, place names, and personal names. Brought completely up-to-date with the monotonic spelling system for the Greek language, now the most widely used in Greece, this reference guide is a must for anyone Clearning or using Greek.
- Paperback | 592 pages
- 119.38 x 144.78 x 22.86mm | 612.35g
- 06 Nov 2000
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- English, Greek, Modern (1453-)
- Revised edition
Table of contents
Abbreviations ; Preface ; Introduction ; Greek-English ; English-Greek ; Place names ; Personal names ; Principal parts of Greek verbs
"This dictionary scores outstandingly well in comparison with others of its size."--Times Literary Supplement
About J.T. Pring
J. T. Pring is a former Reader in phonetics at University College, London.