Whether for translations or travel, find the words and meanings you need with the Pocket Oxford Greek Dictionary. 60,000 words and phrases and 80,000 translations are included. Greek-English and English-Greek. 572 pages, softcover. 7.75" x 5" x 1.5".
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.
J. T. Pring is a former Reader in phonetics at University College, London.
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