This dictionary features beautiful, painterly artwork, something completely new in a picture dictionary so the reader’s creativity will be stimulated while they learn words. Objects are clearly identified, in their contexts or separately, for emphasis and word practice. Words are arranged by topic: Colours, plants, food, animals, human body, house, clothing, communications, school and office, numbers, shapes, musical instruments, sports and games, transportation and seaside.
Award winning publication for Global Language Books Pty Ltd
ENGLISH with DINKA.
Award winning edition Dinka/English – CRC National Multicultural Marketing Award
“The publishers have done one of those things we first envisaged when we set up these awards – they saw a need in the community, they devised an innovative way to meet that need and they carried out the task successfully, using the cultural and linguistic resources within our society. That is multicultural marketing in a nutshell!”, Stepan Kerkyasharian, Chair of the Commission.
By Katie Nguyen,
Source: Reuters Foundation,Date: 15 Sep 2005
AKUEM, Sudan, Sept 15 (Reuters) – The English-Dinka picture dictionary lying around a bush hospital in southern Sudan features objects beyond the imagination of most people here: a DVD player, telephone, tractor, stove, sink. Now that Sudan’s 21-year civil war is over, such images represent the kind of lifestyle the southern government — to be formed under a January peace deal — aspires to deliver eventually to its eight million people