Publisher description for Oxford Chinese dictionary : English-Chinese, Chinese-English = [Ying Han, Han Ying] / monolingual English text edited by Martin H. Manser ; English-Chinese dictionary edited and translated by Zhu Yuan, Wang Liangbi, Ren Yongchang ; Chinese-English dictionary edited by Wu Jingrong ... [et al.]


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An essential reference both for English-speakers learning Chinese and Chinese-speakers learning English, this brand new Oxford Chinese Dictionary offers authoritative, up-to-the-minute coverage, with over 88,000 words and phrases, and 130,000 translations in a practical format. The Dictionary's clear layout makes it accessible and straightforward to use, and a detailed index system of radicals helps you find the entry you need quickly and easily. Chinese simplified characters, orthodox characters, and pinyin forms are given for each Putonghua tones is included. The Dictionary has also been updated to include the very latest vocabulary, including bioterrorism, e-shopping, WAP phone, domain name, and SARS. The CD-ROM offers an essential and quick reference tool, eliminating the multi-stage look-up process in the print dictionary. The CD contains character recognition and audio pronunciations for 22,000 single-characters.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Chinese language -- Dictionaries -- English.
English language -- Dictionaries -- Chinese.