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Amharic-English/ English-Amharic Dictionary & Phrasebook
Amharic-English/ English-Amharic Dictionary & Phrasebook
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240 Pages
Age from 10+
Culture: Language Learning
Format: Paperback

This combination Amharic phrasebook and two-way Amharic-English dictionary is an essential reference for visitors to Ethiopia. The Hippocrene Dictionary & Phrasebook series allows you be a traveler, not a tourist, by connecting with the local culture and people in their native language.

Amharic is the official working language of Ethiopia, with approximately 30 million speakers. Amharic is the second most widely spoken Semitic language in the world after Arabic. Unlike Arabic, however, Amharic is written left-to-right and uses a distinct script called Ge’ez script.

This unique, two-part resource provides travelers to Ethiopia with the tools they need for daily interaction. The bilingual dictionary has a concise vocabulary for everyday use, and the phrasebook allows instant communication on a variety of topics. Ideal for businesspeople, travelers, students, and aid workers, this guide includes:

  • 4,000 dictionary entries with Amharic script, transliteration and English translation
  • Phonetics that are intuitive for English speakers
  • Essential phrases on topics such as introductions, transportation, dining out, business, and emergencies
  • Concise grammar and pronunciation sections

Size 177mm x 100mm

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Price: $32.95
This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 06 August, 2019.
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