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Author Zhang, Zhaoyi.

Title Cantonese phrasebook & dictionary / [editor, Branislava Vladisaljevic ; language writers, Chiu-yee Cheung, Tao Li].

Publication Info. [Footscray, Vic., Australia] ; [Oakland, Calif.] : Lonely Planet Publications, 2013.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  495.17 LON    AVAILABLE
Edition 6th ed.
Description 259 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 14 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Summary This phrasebook provides comprehensive mix of practical and social words and phrases. -- Chat with the locals and discover their culture. --Order the right meal with our menu decoder. --Never get stuck for words with our 3500-word two-way dictionary. --With shortcuts, key phrases & common Q&As. --Feel at ease, with essential tips on culture & manners. Coverage includes: Basic language tools such as pronunciation; phrases for getting out and about, being social, food, safe travel, sustainable travel, and more; and two dictionaries.
Contents About Cantonese -- Basics. Pronunciation ; A-Z phrasebuilder ; Language difficulties ; Numbers & amounts ; Time & dates ; Money -- Practical. Transport ; Border crossing ; Directions ; Accommodation ; Shopping ; Communications ; Banking ; Sightseeing ; Business ; Senior & disabled travelers ; Children -- Social. Meeting people ; Interests ; Feelings & opinions ; Going out ; Romance ; Beliefs & cultural differences ; Art ; Sport ; Outdoors -- Food. Eating out ; Self-catering ; Vegetarian & special meals ; Menu decoder -- Safe travel. Essentials ; Health -- Sustainable travel -- Dictionaries.
Note Rev. ed. of: Cantonese / Lonely Planet phrasebooks and Chiu-yee Cheung & Tao Li.
Language English and Chinese.
Subject Cantonese dialects -- Conversation and phrase books -- English.
Cantonese dialects -- Dictionaries -- English.
English language -- Dictionaries -- Cantonese dialects.
Added Author Zhang, Zhaoyi.
Li, Tao (Author at Lonely Planet Publications (Firm))
Zhang, Zhaoyi. Cantonese.
Lonely Planet Publications (Firm)
Added Title Cantonese phrasebook and dictionary
ISBN 9781742201832 paperback
1742201830 paperback

 
    
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