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Hispanic travelers to the United States, English-speaking Canada, and other English-speaking countries will value this quick-reference vocabulary and phrase builder. Hundreds of color photos and cartoon-style illustrations present visual images of words and phrases that travelers typically need when they are getting around in English-speaking countries. Here’s how to ask for gasoline when driving into a service stationwith pictures and bilingual phrases and answers to dramatize the situation. Here too are words and pictures depicting all kinds of food and drinka pineapple, a mug of cold beer, a sandwich, a fresh apple. The book is color-coded along page edges according to topics to help travelers find what they’re looking for in a hurry. General topics include transportation, accommodations, food shopping, department store shopping, furniture and appliances, sports and recreation, and many others. This good-looking book also makes a handy reference source for language students.
From the reviews:
“More than 800 b&w drawings and high quality color photos allow both Spanish and English speakers to find quick translations of words and phrases.”
Laura Callahan, AuditReviews, 2003
Paperback / 256 Pages / 4 1/2 x 7 1/2 / 2003