In all of the most common travel situations, you need the reassurance that you can communicate with ease. A reliable, portable and easy-to-use phrasebook is a travel essential, and with Collins Gem German Phrasebook and Dictionary, the right word will always be at your fingertips.
This indispensable language guide covers the topics and phrases that crop up every day on holiday, from finding a hotel and setting up your wifi, to going shopping.
o Travel information and tips
o 3000 word dictionary
o Comprehensive menu decoder
o Grammar section
With the help of Gem German you will never be lost for German words again.
In a new layout to enable better referencing, this new edition includes:
concise descriptions of the main grammatical phenomena of German and their use
examples of grammar taken from contemporary German, helping you to understand the underlying grammatical principles more quickly
invaluable guidance on pronunciation and the German accent
discussion of new words from English roots, helping you to communicate in German as Germans do today
clarification on the spelling reform and current spellings of German, thus increasing your confidence while writing and reading in German.
Praised for its lucid explanations, this new edition distinguishes the most common forms of usage, both formal and informal. Hammer’s German Grammar also offers you a combination of reference grammar and manual of current usage that you will find invaluable, whether a student or a teacher, at intermediate or advanced level.