Webster's New World International Spanish/English Dictionary

Webster's New World International Spanish/English Dictionary : English Spanish Spanish English/Ingles Espanol Espanol Ingles

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The leading Spanish - English dictionary now part of the esteemed Webster's New World family For over 30 years, this resource (previously The Simon & Schuster International Spanish Dictionary) has been widely recognized as the most authoritative Spanish - English dictionary available. Now reissued as Webster's New World International Spanish - English Dictionary, it contains over 210,000 up-to-date entries covering the latest technical and scientific terminology and featuring a rich selection of idioms and slang from 21 Spanish and six English regional variants.
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  • Hardback | 1632 pages
  • 226.06 x 279.4 x 53.34mm | 2,494.75g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English, Spanish
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0764576437
  • 9780764576430
  • 1,811,624

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The most respected Spanish-English dictionary, with greater authority than ever.For almost 25 years, Webster's New World International Spanish Dictionary has been known and respected throughout the world as the most complete and up-to-date bilingual dictionary of the Spanish and English languages. Now revised and updated for the first time, this new edition continues that tradition, providing a comprehensive lexicon of two languages as they are encountered and used today.To the rich base of over 200,000 entries have been added almost 10,000 new words and phrases that reflect changes in the political world, technology, business, and society. Every dictionary entry has been reviewed and many have been revised to reflect both classical and current usage in the written and spoken vocabulary. The result is a new bilingual dictionary that exceeds some unabridged monolingual dictionaries in the completeness of its entry selection and definitions. Here, in thousands of words, phrases, examples, and idioms is the diversity of history, literature, tradition, and temperament of two worlds.The most exact equivalents and definitions given in a bilingual dictionary.The latest technical and scientific terminology.The richest, most extensive treatment of idioms, colloquialisms, and slang.Comprehensive treatment of Latin-American, Iberian, North American, and British variants and regionalisms.Precise transposition of both languages, with thousands of usage examples from history and literature.Encyclopedic entries in the fields of history, politics, religion, mythology, science, technology, and the arts.Extensive coverage of notable people and places, including all countries and their capitals.Chemistry symbols, acronyms, and abbreviations.Outline of English and Spanish grammars, and a complete table of irregular Spanish verbs and their conjugation.English pronunciation in the universally recognized International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) in each entry, and a guide to Spanish pronunciation.Large, clear type on pages designed for maximum readability and ease in locating entries.Webster's New World International Spanish Dictionary is an indispensable reference for students, teachers, translators, interpreters, and professionals-a must for schools and libraries.El diccionario espanol-ingles mas autorizado y completo.Por casi 25 anos, el Diccionario Internacional Webster's New World ha sido reconocido y considerado en todo el mundo como el diccionario bilingue mas completo y actualizado de espanol e ingles. Esta nueva edicion, recientemente y por primera vez revisada, continua con la tradicion de proveer al usario con un lexico conciso de los dos idiomas como se los usa hoy en dia.A la riqueza y variedad de 200.000 articulos se han agregado 10.000 palabras nuevas y frases que reflejan los cambios acaecidos en el mundo de la politica, la tecnologia, los negocios y la sociedad en general. Cada articulo ha sido revisado para mostrar el uso clasico y corriente de la palabra escrita y del vocablo hablado. Este esfuerzo ha culminado en un nuevo diccionario bilingue que sobrepasa algunos de los diccionarios monolingues completos, gracias a la cabal exactitud de sus entradas y definiciones. En miles de palabras, frases, ejemplos y modismos hemos presentado la realidad historica y literaria, la tradicion y el temperamento de dos pueblos.Las equivalencias y defniciones mas exactas logradas por un diccionario ingles-espanol.La mas reciente terminologia tecnica y cientifica.Extensa exposicion de expresiones idiomaticas, familiares y la jerga del momento.Extensa exposicion de variantes latinoamericanas, ibericas, norteamericanas y britanicas, y regionalismos.Una fidelisima transposicion de ambos idiomas con miles de ejemplos de uso tomados de la historia y la literatura.Articulos enciclopedicos en la historia, politica, religion, mitologia, ciencias, tecnica y artes.Extensa exposicion de nombres y lugares importantes, todos los paises y sus capitales.Simbolos quimicos. Siglas y abreviaturas.Resumen de las gramaticas espanola e inglesa, y una tabla completa de verbos irregulares en espanol y su conjugacion.Pronunciacion figurada del ingles en el universalmente conocido Alfabeto Fonetico Internacional (IPA) en cada articulo. Guia para la pronunciacion del espanol.Letra grande y clara. Un estilo tipografico especialmente disenado para facilitar la busqueda y lectura de los articulos.El Diccionario Internacional Webster's New World es una obra de consulta indispensable para estudiantes, profesores, traductores, profesionales y hombres de negocio--de primera necesidad en colegios y bibliotecas.
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Table of contents

Staff.Prefacio.Foreword.Guide to the Use of This Dictionary.Normas para el Uso de Este Diccionario.PARTE I.Guia Para la Pronunciacion Inglesa.Elementos de la Gramatica Inglesa.Abreviaturas Usadas en Este Diccionario.DICCIONARIO: Ingles-Espanol.PART II.Brief Outline of Spanish Pronunciation.Elements of Spanish Grammar.Abbreviations Used in This Dictionary.DICTIONARY: Spanish-English.Table of Model Verbs.
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