Provides over 45,000 expressions and words, along with a pronunciation guide, Russian grammar and alphabet tables, references for such categories as weights and geographic names, and examples that put isolated words and phrases into context.
Basic unit is not a word, but a phrase or a sentence. Contains over 30,000 immediately usable phrases.
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"This dictionary includes more than 15,000 of the most frequently used Russian words, phrases and idiomatic expressions. You'll find more than simple definitions -- examples show how the most essential words are used in everyday conversation, and all information is presented with the needs of the learner in mind" - back cover.
This new dictionary offers up-to-date coverage of essential Russian and English, and extra help with Russian and English verbs and pronunciation, all in a compact and affordable format.
DIVHandiest Russian dictionary in print, with surprising amount of information, including accent changes in declension and conjugation, irregular forms, special treatment of perfectives, etc. Used in scores of colleges. Over 70,000 entries. /div
"Russisch für Dummies" bietet einen leichten Einstieg in die russische Sprache. Los geht's mit einer Einführung in die Besonderheiten der russischen Sprache, in die Betonung sowie in die Grammatik einschließlich der Fälle. Dann wird es auch schon praktisch: Jedes Kapitel beschäftigt sich mit einer Alltagssituation: Sie lernen, wie Sie sich auf Russisch vorstellen, etwas beschreiben, telefonieren oder ein Hotelzimmer reservieren. Dabei lernen Sie die wichtigsten Sätze, Umschreibungen und Begriffe, die Sie im Alltag benötigen und bekommen nebenbei viele Informationen zu Alltag und Kultur in Russland. Am Ende jedes Kapitels gibt es eine kleine Übung, mit der Sie Ihre erworbenen Sprachkenntnisse prüfen können. Im Anhang des Buches finden Sie Verb-Tabellen und ein kleines Russisch-Deutsch-/Deutsch-Russisch-Wörterbuch. Auf der beiliegenden CD gibt es die Sprachübungen aus dem Buch zum Anhören und Nachsprechen.
An essential book for anyone using Russian mathematical and scientific literature Russian-English Dictionary of Mathematics embraces all major branches of mathematics from elementary topics to advanced studies in topology and discrete mathematics. Terms from the newest branches of mathematics, such as the theories of games, trees, knots, and braids, are included as well. Containing more than 27,000 entries, Russian-English Dictionary of Mathematics is larger and provides a broader scope than any other bilingual mathematics dictionary now in use. Many adjectives and verbs are included, and a copious amount of synonyms are provided for various terms. Secondary terms are grouped under principal terms for easier reference. Russian-English Dictionary of Mathematics provides the most comprehensive vocabulary aid available for translators, readers, and writers of Russian mathematical and scientific literature.
Contained in this dictionary are approximately 40,000 entries followed by their pronunciation, including stress, Russian expansions and English equivalents. Also presented are shortcuts related to virtually every aspect of urban and country life in the USSR with special emphasis on industrial and military terminology. The dictionary is preceded by an Outline of Russian Abbreviology, and followed by various tables and references to units used in the Soviet Union versus USA. As it is a most comprehensive collection of Soviet shortcuts it should become a very helpful device in decoding Russian acronyms and other abbreviations with their Russian and/or English expansions.The dictionary is intended to provide valuable information and exact orientation to readers and listeners of Russian who may or may not know English, helping the novice as well as the experienced user alike. As to the English-speaking specialist, teacher, or tourist exposed to Russian, its benefit will increase substantially.

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