This is the most comprehensive and authoritative English to Mandarin Chinese dictionary of its kind in print, with over 250,000 English words and phrases and nearly 500,000 Chinese translations. Written for advanced learners and professionals working with English and Mandarin Chinese, it includes the latest coverage of contemporary English.
This first edition celebrates a successful collaboration between the two well-known publishing houses of Collins and the Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press, together with an international team of linguists, and it continues a long tradition of excellence in lexicography. Both partners have mobilised their enormous documentary, lexicographical and textual resources to present this in-depth analysis of the latest developments in the English and Chinese languages.
A range of supplements include information on Differences between British and American English, English Prefixes and Suffixes, Weights & Measures, Chemical Elements, UK Traditional Counties & US States, Books of the Bible.
Prefaces written by the esteemed Chinese linguist Professor Hu Zhuanglin and the acclaimed Professor of English Language, Professor Susan Hunston, University of Birmingham.
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28 September 2016
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