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Gavira, Angeles, ed. Visual bilingual dictionary (Spanish/English).

GAVIRA, Angeles, ed. Visual bilingual dictionary (Spanish/English). DK. 260p. illus. index, c2005. 0-7566-1298-5. $12.95. SA

This bilingual dictionary is an excellent tool for English speakers looking to familiarize themselves with the most useful and common words and phrases in the Spanish language. Its vocabulary is divided into categories such as parts of the body, food, work, health, home, shopping, and transportation. A corresponding photograph accompanies each word and phrase, which is an alluring aspect for those who learn best with a bit of visual aid. A captivating and highly accommodating reading experience, this dictionary is a great catch whether you are a student of Spanish or a tourist hoping to integrate yourself into the everyday life of a Spanish speaking culture. (Editors' note: Other visual dictionaries in this series are also available from DK: Italian/English. 0-7566-1296-9; French/English. 0-7566-1297-7; German/ English. 0-7566-1295-0.) Beth Lizardo, College Student, NY

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Date:Sep 1, 2005
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