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  1. A Dictionary of Epithets and Terms of Address

    By Leslie Dunkling

    First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 6th 1990 by Routledge

  2. The Major Languages of East and South-East Asia

    Edited by Bernard Comrie

    Based on Bernard Comrie's much praised The World's Major Languages, this is a key guide to an important language family. The areas covered include Chinese, Japanese and Sino-Tibetan languages....

    Published January 24th 1990 by Routledge

  3. The Major Languages of Western Europe

    Edited by Bernard Comrie

    Based on Bernard Comrie's The World's Major Languages, this is a key guide to one of the major language families. The areas covered include Germanic languages, English, and Romance languages....

    Published January 24th 1990 by Routledge

  4. French Dictionary of Information Technology

    French-English, English-French

    By Terry Pyper

    Given the recent advances in telecommunications and the fact that the French lead the field in many aspects of information technology, this will be a valuable tool for students, translators and interpreters. The author has himself worked for a number of years as a technical translator and the...

    Published July 19th 1989 by Routledge

  5. Dictionary of Chinese Symbols

    Hidden Symbols in Chinese Life and Thought

    By Wolfram Eberhard

    Series: Routledge Dictionaries

    This unique and authoritative guide describes more than 400 important Chinese symbols, explaining their esoteric meanings and connections. Their use and development in Chinese literature and in Chinese customs and attitudes to life are traced lucidly and precisely.`An ideal reference book to help...

    Published April 13th 1988 by Routledge

  6. Dictionary of Modern Colloquial French

    By E A Lovatt Esq, R. J. H 'erail, E. A. Lovatt

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 4th 1987 by Routledge

  7. A Dictionary of Catch Phrases

    2nd Edition

    By Eric Partridge

    A catch phrase is a well-known, frequently-used phrase or saying that has `caught on' or become popular over along period of time. It is often witty or philosophical and this Dictionary gathers together over 7,000 such phrases....

    Published December 3rd 1986 by Routledge

  8. Walker's Rhyming Dictionary of the English Language

    By J. Walker

    First published in 1983. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 2nd 1983 by Routledge

  9. T'ung & Pollard's Colloquial Chinese

    By P.C. T'ung, D.E. Pollard

    Series: Colloquial Series

    T’ung and Pollard’s Colloquial Chinese course is the ideal introductory course for all dedicated learners of Mandarin Chinese. Written by experienced teachers, the course provides a rigorous introduction to the pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar of Mandarin Chinese. By the end of this rewarding...

    Published October 27th 1982 by Routledge

  10. Dutch Dictionary

    Dutch-English, English-Dutch

    By Fernand G. Renier

    This two-way dictionary is ideal for both linguists and learners of Dutch. Translations are accurate and supported by relevant examples. Compact and concise, the dictionary is an invaluable reference source. Entries are supplemented by a section covering aspects of Dutch pronunciation and grammar....

    Published August 25th 1982 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English
    Edited by Tom Dalzell
    To Be Published February 8th 2015
  2. Academic Writing for International Students of Business, 2nd Edition
    By Stephen Bailey
    To Be Published February 17th 2015
  3. Vice Slang
    By Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor
    To Be Published March 12th 2015
  4. The Major Languages of East and South-East Asia
    Edited by Bernard Comrie
    To Be Published March 12th 2015
  5. The Major Languages of Western Europe
    Edited by Bernard Comrie
    To Be Published March 31st 2015

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