Previously published as Collins French Dictionary - Express Edition and Collins Pocket French Dictionary
The Collins French Dictionary - Pocket Edition has been designed to give students, travellers, business people and the general user alike all the information they need in a portable, hard-wearing format. Features include:
- All the latest words in both languages, such as "downloadable", "Wi-Fi" in English, and "empreinte écologique" & "podcaster" in French
- Full GCSE coverage
- An in-depth and up-to-date supplement with information about France, its people and its language to help you take your learning to the next level
- Help with French verbs
- Clear, colour layout, useful examples, language and cultural notes
It includes all the latest words reflecting changes in modern lifestyle, as well as all the features you would expect from a Collins dictionary: an easy-to-read colour layout, special treatment of key words such as can, that, mettre, que, notes about life in French-speaking countries and warnings on commonly confused words.
An in-depth and up-to-date supplement helps you to develop your knowledge of French and your confidence in the language, with a section on common translation difficulties to guide you. There is information on pronunciation and improving your fluency, as well as the words and phrases you will need in different situations, like sending email or making a phone call. The supplement also gives you an insight into France its people and other French-speaking countries.
Verb tables show all verb forms for the most common French verbs and give examples of how these are used.
The Collins Pocket French Dictionary is an ideal aid for anyone learning French. It is best suited to Key Stage 3 (age 11+) - adult, although is would also be suitable for able upper Key Stage 2 children (ages 9+).
Paperback (with vinyl cover), 704pp, 110 x 150mm