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Book details
  • Genre:TRAVEL
  • SubGenre:Europe / France
  • Language:French
  • Pages:857
  • eBook ISBN:9781929482115

French Phrasebook for Tourism, Friendship & Fun

by Mathieu Herman and Robert F. Powers

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This English-French phrasebook contains more than twice as many phrases and terms as any other French e-phrasebook. It provides vocabulary for enjoying tourism, making acquaintances, conversing with people, having fun, participating in sports, and pursuing romance, as well as coping with everyday situations. A dictionary-type format, with phrases and terms listed under their main word(s), makes it quick and easy to find things. Includes 10 appendices, one of which is a huge French-English food & drink glossary.


The biggest and best! This French phrasebook contains more than TWICE AS MANY phrases and terms as any other French e-phrasebook: 9,076 phrases 14,552 terms 10,724 individual words It gives you a treasure chest of vocabulary and conversation for: • enjoying tourism. • coping with all kinds of everyday situations. • dealing with emergencies • getting acquainted. • making friends. • carrying on simple conversations. • pursuing romance. • participating in and watching sports such as basketball, soccer, team handball, skiing, ice skating, snowboarding, tobogganing, skateboarding, scuba diving, swimming, mountain climbing, equestrian sport, golf, tennis, track & field, skydiving, paragliding, surfing, windsurfing, boating, kayaking, boxing, wrestling, birdwatching, fishing, hunting, archery, paintball, ice hockey, field hockey and many others. Includes a HUGE French-English glossary of food and drink. PLUS: 9 other appendices: • French alphabet and pronunciation • French grammar • Numbers • Clock time • Calendar time • Metric measurements • Common adult heights • Common adult weights • Common French signs and labels And it’s easy and quick to find what you’re looking for. No confusing categories. To find a phrase or term, just go the main word that it contains, which is alphabetized as in a dictionary.

About the author

Mathieu Herman is a professional translator born in France and living in New York City.