About the Book
An affordable, up-to-date, compact Spanish-English and English-Spanish dictionary with over 90,000 words and phrases, and 130,000 translations
Hundreds of new words added to both Spanish and English drawn from the Oxford Languages Tracker
Fully revised centre supplement including new sections on internet-related vocabulary as well as shopping, banking, buying tickets, and checking information online, plus lively and up-to-date information on lifestyle and culture in Spanish-speaking countries
Extensive coverage of both Latin American and European Spanish
Correspondence guide includes example letters, emails, CVs and résumés, and a section on text messaging
Grammar supplement provides full information on key points of Spanish grammar
Access our fully searchable Spanish / English online dictionary service, offering regular updates, audio pronunciations, and much more. 6 months' access* is included with this book
New to this edition
Hundreds of high-profile new words derived from the Oxford Languages Tracker
Cultural supplement revised to include a brand-new internet section, covering shopping, banking, buying travel tickets and checking information online
Authoritative and up-to-date, this fourth edition of the Pocket Oxford Spanish Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and 130,000 translations of contemporary Spanish and English. Hundreds of new words from Spanish and English have been added from computing and technology to health and lifestyle, based on findings from the Oxford Languages Tracker. Includes excellent coverage of both European and Latin American Spanish.
More than just a dictionary, this handy reference book also includes extensive sections on grammar, culture, and communication giving you the tools you need to communicate effectively and understand aspects of another culture. The grammar supplement provides full information on key points of Spanish grammar, including verb tables for quick reference. The section on culture offers lively and useful information on life in the Spanish-speaking world, covering everything from political institutions to how weddings are celebrated. The communication supplement gives help with all types of correspondence, including example letters, emails, CVs and résumés, and a guide to text messaging. Also new to this edition is a brand-new section on the internet and online services.
The Pocket Oxford Spanish Dictionary is the perfect reference for student and adult learners needing an affordable, portable dictionary.
This dictionary includes 6 months' access* to Oxford's premium Spanish / English online dictionary service, Oxford Language Dictionaries Online, so you can find accurate translations and extra resources wherever you are. The site is regularly updated with the latest new words and meanings from Oxford's modern languages research programme, the Oxford Languages Tracker. You can also hear audio pronunciations and improve your language skills with online cultural notes, guides to writing, and much more.