THE OXFORD-DUDEN PICTORIAL FRENCH AND ENGLISH DICTIONARY
There are certain kinds of information that can be conveyed more readily and clearly by pictures than by description and explanations. The Oxford-Duden Pictorial French and English Dictionary identifies over 29,000 objects by means of numbered illustrations, offering at a glance their French and English terms. This second edition has been revised and updated to reflect the most up-to-date changes in science, technology, medicine, and business, and to offer even wider coverage of all major fields of reference. These include the arts and entertainment, recreation and sport, flora and fauna, and typical situations in domestic and everyday life. Over 1,500 new items of vocabulary have been added relating to such diverse fields as photography, typesetting, personal computers, telecommunications and transport. Every vocabulary items is indexed in French and English so that the dictionary can be used in both directions. The subjects are organized thematically enabling the user to grasp the entire vocabulary relevant to a given situation or context. This new edition will be an invaluable supplement to any French-English or English-French dictionary.