A dictionary for those who work with the English and Portuguese languages at beginner's or intermediate level. Focusing on modern usage, the Pocket Dictionary offers coverage of everyday language, including vocabulary from areas such as computers and business.
This book offers tens of thousands of words, with pronunciations, English meanings, and usage examples. The first section also has a helpful pronunciation guide, and the back section has a list of verb conjugations that seems very complete.
Call Number: View online [ANU staff and students only]
Publication Date: 2011
The dictionary includes an extensive coverage of practical terminology from a diversity of fields including; business and economics, law, medicine and information technology as well as common abbreviations, toponyms (place names), nationalities, numerous idiomatic expressions and slang.