The Bantam New College French & English Dictionary/Dictionnaire Anglais Et Francais (Mass Market Paperbound)

By Roger Steiner

Bantam Books, 9780553274110, 752pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 1988



With more than 85,000 entries--no other portable French and English paperback dictionary offers you so much at so reasonable a price. Newly revised and expanded, The Bantam New College French & English Dictionary is the finest low-priced dictionary you can own, the most complete, and the most convenient to use. Designed by foremost authorities, it includes thousands of modern words and definitions you are not likely to find elsewhere. Plus invaluable special features such as

-A concise reference grammar

-Handy usage tips for adjectives and verbs

-A table for all irregular verbs

-Easy-to-use pronunciation guide

-Many new meaning discriminations and connotations

-Essential current slang terms--and much more All in one easy-to-carry compact volume.

About the Author

Roger Steiner was a lexicographer, an emeritus professor of linguistics and cognitive science, a Fellow of the Dictionary Society of North America, and the author of numerous foreign language dictionaries. In his youth, Steiner served in World War II. He taught linguistics at the University of Delaware for 33 years. Roger Steiner passed away in 2012 at the age of 88.