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The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Author: Dudenredaktion (Bibliographisches Institut)

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198601328

Category: English language

Page: 1712

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The highly acclaimed Oxford-Duden German Dictionary provides authoritative, comprehensive, and up-to-date coverage of modern English and German. The text has been designed to meet the needs of both English and German speakers, whether they wish to write or speak the foreign language ortranslate from it. This revised edition includes a full supplement detailing the changes to the German spelling system ratified in 1996. Over 260,000 words and phrases and 450,000 translations Comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the general vocabulary of contemporary German and English Hundreds of example sentences showing words in use Extensive guidance on the selection of the correct translation Explanation of terms for which cultural or other differences prevent an exact translation Coverage of British and American English, and the German of Germany, Austria, and Switzerland Detailed grammatical information, including irregular plurals and past tenses Helpful appendices on a wide variety of subjects including: grammar, numerical expressions, weights and measures, and a letter-writing guide

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Author: Clark Thyen

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0198602480

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1752

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This new edition provides an up-to-date and complete picture of contemporary German, including spelling changes ratified in 1996. Featured are more than 260,000 words, sample sentences, and maps. Thumb-indexed.

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Author: Oxford University Press. Dictionary Department. German Section

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0198603657

Category: English language

Page: 1728

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Acclaimed by language professionals the world over for its comprehensive coverage and meticulous accuracy, the Oxford-Duden German Dictionary is the result of a unique collaboration between two of the world's foremost dictionary publishers - Oxford University Press and the Dudenverlag. New tothis edition is a guide to life and culture in the German- and English-speaking worlds. This guide covers a wide range of topics: from the political and educational systems, to key events in the calendar and how they are celebrated. It is an ideal reference for University students, as well astranslators and language professionals.This title is a revised edition with supplements and replaces ISBN 0-19-860226-x (plain) and 0-19-860248-0 (thumb index).

Pocket Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Pocket Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Author: Michael Clark

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0198614357

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 954

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Authoritative and up to date, this edition covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations of contemporary German and English, with brand-new words in each language. More than just a dictionary, it also includes sections on grammar, culture, and communication.

The Pocket Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

The Pocket Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Author: Michael Clark

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 019860131X

Category: English language

Page: 856

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This completely new dictionary is the most up-to-date German and English pocket dictionary available. The Pocket Oxford-Duden German Dictionary, Revised Edition now includes a brand-new supplement listing over 1500 vocabulary items affected by the changes to the German spelling system ratified in 1996. Ideal for students and tourists, it is the perfect choice for anyone needing quick and easy reference to over 70,000 German and English words and phrases. The main aim of the dictionary is to provide information about everyday idiomatic German. The large number of illustrative phrases together with practical information on grammar and usage helps to ensure that readers select the best translation for their needs. The dictionary also provides an appendix with conjugations of irregular German verbs, and pronunciations of headwords are given in the International Phonetic Alphabet. Small enough for the pocket, purse, or briefcase, this dictionary is an essential companion for anyone traveling to Germany, or studying the language at home.

Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Author: Thyen Clark

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0198607431

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1728

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Over the past decade, the Oxford-Duden family of German-English dictionaries has established itself as a world leader, recommended for teachers, translators, and students. Backed up by the unique language databanks maintained and continuously expanded by Oxford University Press and the Dudenverlag (Germany's leading language reference publisher) for their celebrated monolingual dictionaries, every title in the range provides a more accurate, up-to-date, and complete picture of real language than has ever been possible before. The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary is the flagship dictionary of the line, in a major new edition. Here one will find unmatched coverage of German worldwide (including Swiss and Italian German), incorporating the spelling changes ratified in 1996. Now, for a limited time only, this outstanding dictionary will include the cutting-edge Text-to-Speech CD-ROM which will pronounce any word in German--FREE with purchase of the dictionary. Text-to-Speech (TTS) is a software application that translates words on the screen into spoken language. Just type your sentence in German, and the computer will read it back to you with perfect pronunciation. Cut and paste a letter from a friend and you can hear what your friend has to say. It will even recognize times and dates written in abbreviated form and will change intonation according to punctuation. This new software makes language come alive, providing a unique opportunity to practice pronunciation, as well as giving excellent guidance in pronouncing particularly difficult words. This innovative language technology is an ideal learning tool, and there is nothing else like it available in the marketplace. Acclaimed by language professionals the world over-and now packaged with the free pronunciation CD, the unabridged Oxford-Duden is the most comprehensive, accurate, and up-to-date dictionary of German and English.

The Oxford Duden German Dictionary

The Oxford Duden German Dictionary

Author: Werner Scholze-Stubenrecht

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: UCSC:32106010681242

Category: English language

Page: 1708

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The result of a unique ten-year collaboration between two of the world's foremost dictionary publishers, Oxford University Press and Dudenverlag, The Oxford Duden German Dictionary offers the most comprehensive, accurate, and up-to-date coverage available of the general vocabulary of contemporary German and English. The two teams worked simultaneously, each living in their own country--in daily contact with other native speakers and in direct touch with changes in their own language--with regular joint sessions in Mannheim and Oxford to guarantee a balanced and completely consistent treatment. This sharing of expertise has resulted in a new kind of dictionary, one that is truly bilingual, not only in its language, but in all the details of its conception and realization--a dictionary that meets the needs of both English and German speakers in the 1990s, whether they wish to write or speak the foreign language or to translate from it. Here is a state-of-the-art reference work with all the features you would expect from an Oxford Dictionary. It is: Authoritative: Based on the language data-bases of two of the world's foremost dictionary makers and written by two expert teams of native speakers Comprehensive: Offers the broadest possible coverage of modern English and German, plus regional variations from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland (for German), Britain, Australia, and the United States (for English) Up to date: Compiled by native speakers in intimate contact with changes in their language, this lexicon is right up to the minute, with entries for such recent coinages as "acid rain," "AIDS," "compact disc" and "cable television" Easy to Use: Entries are composed according to what will be most helpful to native speakers, there are many cross-references to help locate words that could appear in more than one place, and idiomatic expressions are clearly explained, even when they appear deep within a definition. Drawing on unparalleled resources, this outstanding dictionary will be the first choice of students, teachers, and translators, as well as anyone else wanting a clear and authoritative English-German dictionary.

Pocker Oxford Duden German Dictionary 2/ed(G-E/E-G)

Pocker Oxford Duden German Dictionary 2/ed(G-E/E-G)

Author: Dudenredaktion (Bibliographisches Institut)

Publisher: OXFORD University Press

ISBN: UCSD:31822028170686

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1014

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The Oxford-Duden College German Dictionary offers: A unique collaboration: the up-to-date wordlist and detailed examples are stamped with the authority of the unique research programmes into contemporary German and English run by two of the world's foremost dictionary publishers - Oxford University Press and the Dudenverlag - to give the truestpicture of German as it is used today. Over 70,000 words and phrases, and over ??,000 translations: every word, meaning and translation has been rigorously scrutinized to ensure that the dictionary covers the words and expressions users really need at this level. Extensive supplement of new German spellings: a comprehensive list showing the old and new spellings of thousands of German words highlights exactly which words have changed and how. Business, computing and current affairs: the language of business, computing and current affairs is covered along with thousands of examples of modern and colloquial German. Extra practical help: also included are an illustrated guide to how to use the dictionary, help with German pronunciation and detailed German verb tables.

Concise Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Concise Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

Author: Michael Clark

Publisher: OXFORD University Press

ISBN: UCSC:32106018192515

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1322

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Searchable German to English and English to German dictionaries, based on the Oxford-Duden German dictionary, containing a total of 150,00 words and phrases and 250,000 translations.

The Oxford-Duden German Desk Dictionary

The Oxford-Duden German Desk Dictionary

Author: Dudenredaktion (Bibliographisches Institut)

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: IND:30000056742921

Category: Reference

Page: 872

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The text has been designed to meet the needs of both English and German speakers, whether they wish to write or speak the foreign language or translate from it. Representing the unique collaboration between two of the world's foremost dictionary publishers, Oxford University Press and the Dudenverlag, The Oxford-Duden German Desk Dictionary accurately reflects how both languages are spoken and written in all contexts - from literature to informal speech to technical and scientific publication. This edition offers: comprehensive coverage with over 70,000 words and phrases; hundreds of examples of phrases and sentences showing words in use; generous help and advice on sentence construction; precise information on grammar, style, pronunciation; and much more. Compact, elegant, and easy to use, The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary is ideal for travelers, professionals, business people, and students of either language, from Denver to Dusseldorf, and from Manchester to Munich.