This dictionary has been expanded and updated to provide increased contemporary coverage of Portuguese. Over 40,000 references and 70,000 translations, including business and computing terms, ensure wide-ranging, practical coverage of Portuguese and English. The emphasis of this dictionary is contemporary usage of Portuguese and the book includes thousands of constructions and idioms and vocabulary to help the reader understand newspapers, magazines and literature in Brazilian and Peninsular Portuguese. Common abbreviations and acronyms are explained and translated and pronunciation is given in the International Phonetic Alphabet.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
More than 39,000 entries and 70,000 translations.About the Author:
HarperCollins Publishers is one of the world's leading English-language publishers with headquarters in New York. The company is part of News America Publishing Group, a division of News Corporation. The house of Mark Twain, the Bronte Sisters, Thackeray, Dickens, John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Maurice Sendak, HarperCollins was founded in New York City in 1817 by the brothers James and John Harper. The worldwide book group, which was formed following News Corporation's acquisition of the British publisher William Collins in January 1990, has significant publishing interests in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Australia.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110004587138
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0004587138 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0000744
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1994. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2nd Revised. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0004587138