40,000 words and phrases in a portable format. A modern Spanish dictionary offering excellent coverage of today's Spanish language, culture and usage. Clear presentation and colour make it easy to use and its handy format and durability make it your ideal companion at home, school or on your travels. Features include: The most up-to-date words in both languages from a wide range of areas. Full GCSE coverage, to give students exam confidence. An in-depth "Spanish in Focus" supplement containing information about Spanish language and culture to enhance your learning. A "Spanish verb tables" supplement which features the most common irregular verbs and examples of verbs in use. Whether you're on business, holiday or just learning Spanish at your own pace, this dictionary is designed to give you all the information you need in a handy yet robust format. It includes all the latest words as well as these features: an easy-to-read colour layout, special treatment of "key words", notes about life in Spanish-speaking countries, and warnings on common errors and false friends. The "Spanish in Focus" supplement helps you to develop your knowledge and confidence in the language, with a section on common translation difficulties to be aware of. There is information on pronunciation and improving your fluency, as well as on how to use Spanish in different situations, like sending an email or making a phone call. The supplement also gives you an insight into Spanish life. 40,000 words and phrases, 60,000 translations. Flexible plastic/vinyl cover.