Twenty years in print, "The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Graphic Design and Designers" contains around 750 entries offering detailed information on every important graphic designer, movement, agency, practice and publication from 1840 up to the present day. The dictionary gives clear and accessible definitions, from technical minutiae of typography to computer-aided design and printing. Cross-references make navigating between entries simple. The endmatter contains a handy bibliography of key texts and recommended reading, as well as a timeline that puts the most influential individuals, developments and movements in chronological order. This third edition contains over 200 new, updated or expanded entries (as well as 45 new illustrations, 22 in colour) on the latest designers, terms and influences; content that ranges from Adobe InDesign to Manga, and from Chip Kidd to Marian Bantjes. Redesigned and re-typeset throughout, the book remains an indispensable reference tool to all students and practitioners of graphic design.
A spoof encyclopedia of contemporary accepted wisdom and commonplaces, the Dictionary of Received Ideas sees Flaubert at his witty and satirical best. Perhaps intended as a companion to his final, unfinished novel Bouvard and Pecuchet, this compilation was the result of a lifetime of collecting the absurd and the cliched with darkly humorous explanations.A playful look at nineteenth-century values and talking points, this dictionary will provide enduring entertainment and prove relevant even today.
This dictionary is a great way to support young children beginning to learn to read and write in English.
The dictionary is organized alphabetically and every word is accompanied by a picture to Kelp with recognition.
Children can use the dictionary to check their spelling and also to gain confidence in using the alphabet.
This new edition of the Oxford Portuguese Mini Dictionary offers up-to-date coverage of all the essential day-to-day vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phrases, and 60,000 translations. With a handy phrasefinder, this dictionary is easy to use and ideal for travel and quick reference. This small dictionary offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phrases and 60,000 translations. Easy-to-use design and a centre section of useful words and expressions listed by topic make this dictionary ideal for travel and quick reference. It has also been throughly updated with the latest Portuguese spelling reform changes. The dictionary is based on Brazilian Portuguese with extra information where European Portuguese is different.
Collins Compact Italian Dictionary is an easily portable essential reference guide. Its clear layout allows for quick and easy accessibility when you most need it. Collins Compact Italian Dictionary is designed for all those studying Italian as a hobby or who need maximum information in a handy travel format. * Collins Compact Italian dictionary offers comprehensive and up-to-the-minute coverage of Italian and English, with additional notes warning the user of those words which are easily confused like 'agenda,. * Collins Compact Italian dictionary delivers the accuracy and reliability you expect from the Collins name. With natural, idiomatic example phrases, in-depth treatment of the most important core vocabulary (be, have, dare, essere) and help to find the exact translation you want. * Clear layout and handy alphabet tabs make it even easier to find exactly the word you want. * Buy the dictionary and access it online - for free. Other titles in the Collins Italian Dictionary range include Collins Gem Italian Dictionary, Collins Pocket Italian Dictionary and Collins Italian Dictionary and Grammar.
The first edition of the semi-bilingual English-Russian version of the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary with CD-ROM. This is the first edition of the semi-bilingual Russian version of the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary, ideal for intermediate to upper-intermediate students. Russian translations are given for every sense, and thesaurus and common error notes give students extra help with producing English. The dictionary is accompanied by a CD-ROM containing the full text of the dictionary, and including SmartThesaurus, QuickFind, recordings of every word in British and American English, plus study material.
This is the reissued Oxford Italian Mini Dictionary - now in an attractive new format.
This small dictionary offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary with over 40,000 words and phrases and 60,000 translations. Easy-to-use color design and a center section of useful words and expressions listed by topic make this dictionary ideal for travel and quick reference.
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Англо-русский словарь "Modern Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs and Idioms in the Language of Business / Современный англо-русский словарь фразовых глаголов и идиом в сфере экономики и бизнеса" содержит около 500 идиом и 4000 фразовых глаголов, широко употребляемых в современной экономической литературе и в сфере деловой коммуникации. Цель этого справочника - помочь читателю в его стремлении совершенствовать свои навыки чтения и коммуникации в своей профессиональной области. Словарь предназначен для студентов, аспирантов и преподавателей экономических вузов, а также экономистов и бизнесменов, сталкивающихся в своей деятельности с необходимостью читать литературу на английском языке по своей специальности или говорить по-английски при общении с зарубежными коллегами.
This quick-reference dictionary for math students, teachers, engineers, and statisticians defines more than 800 terms related to algebra, geometry, analytic geometry, trigonometry, probability, statistics, logic, and calculus. It also lists and defines mathematical symbols, includes a brief table of integrals, and describes how to derive key theorems. It is filled with illustrative diagrams and equations.
Barron's Business Dictionaries are pocket-size books that define several thousand specialized terms within their subject area. They are ideal fast-reference books for business students and business managers. Terms and definitions are supplemented with enlightening diagrams, charts, and line art. This revised and expanded dictionary defines approximately 8,000 terms relating to accounting, taxation, advertising, business law, communications, transportation, computers and the Internet, insurance, international business, management, marketing, real estate, and statistics. This brand-new edition has been expanded to include more than 150 new terms specifically relating to finance and economics.