Oxford University Press
Title MODERN CHINESE-ENGLISH DICTIONARY
Book Condition GOOD CONDITION
Publisher OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
0195851897 / 9780195851892
Seller ID IM55364
Published jointly with Oxford University Press in Hong Kong and Hai Feng Publishing Co. Ltd, this invaluable dictionary includes all the vocabulary encountered by general readers in their everyday work and study. It contains thousands of new words and phrases; new meanings of old forms that have found their way into the Chinese vocabulary in the past ten years in politics, economics, law, science, technology, culture, and art; 4,800 single-character entries; 50,000 multiple-character entries with many of the latter followed by derivatives and compounds; alphabetically arranged (according to the Pinyan system) items within each entry; and a Stroke index providing both simplified and orthodox forms of Chinese characters.