This updated edition of the Larousse Concise Dictionary is the ideal companion for those who wish to learn and become fluent in Contemporary Spanish. Includes: 90,000 words and phrases, 120,000 translations, hundreds of abreviations, acronyms and proper nouns. Also includes an innovative supplement on life and culture in Spain and Latin America.
Offering extensive, up-to-date coverage of general and professional Spanish, this newly revised edition includes more than 90,000 entries and 120,000 translations to help nonnative speakers express themselves clearly and accurately. A clean layout and detailed treatment of words ensure accurate translation and allow the user to grasp the important nuances of the language quickly.
This newest edition includes • 90,000 words and phrases • 120,000 translations • updated vocabulary in all subject areas • idioms and grammatical constructions • abbreviations, acronyms, and proper nouns • generous coverage of Latin American terms • regional Latin American labels • an extended supplement on life and culture in Latin America — 20 percent larger than in the previous edition.
The Larousse editorial team includes many language and reference experts based in countries around the world. In this way the linguistic team keeps it's finger on the pulse of living languages as spoken by the native language speakers of these countries.