Intended for use by tourists, students, and business people travelling to Vietnam Pocket Vietnamese Dictionary is an essential tool for communicating in Vietnamese. It features all the essential Vietnamese vocabulary appropriate for beginning to intermediate students. It's handy pocket format and user-friendly, two color layout will make any future trip to Vietnam much easier. All entries are written in a Romanized form as well as Vietnamese script (quoc ngu) so that in the case of difficulties the book can simply be shown to the person the user is trying to communicate with.
This dictionary includes the following key features:
Over 18,000 words and expressions in the Vietnamese language
Fully updated with recent vocabulary and commonly used Vietnamese slang
Clear, user friendly layout with headwords in blue
Romanized and Vietnamese Script (Quoc Ngu) forms for every entry
Other books from this bestselling series you might enjoy include: Pocket Cambodian Dictionary, Pocket Thai Dictionary, Pocket Indonesian Dictionary, and Pocket Malay Dictionary.
Phan Van Giuong is professor emeritus of Vietnamese studies at Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia.