Tagalog, also known as Pilipino, is the national language of the Philippines and has over 17 million speakers worldwide. Now expanded and completely updated, this best-selling reference is designed for students of Tagalog and native or heritage Tagalog speakers in need of a bilingual dictionary. Filipino Americans number over 3.8 million, making them the second largest Asian American community after Chinese Americans. Large Filipino immigrant communities are also found in Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Canada, Japan and Australia. Tagalog Standard Dictionary: Revised & Expanded Edition includes a grammatical introduction to the language, a vocabulary appendix with numbers and menu terms. It provides over 20,000 total dictionary entries, with idiomatic expressions, slang, loan words and derivations.
A practical guide to translation as a profession, this book provides everything translators need to know, from digital equipment to translation techniques, dictionaries in over seventy languages, and sources of translation work. It is the premier sourcebook for all linguists, used by both beginners and veterans, and its predecessor, The Translator s Handbook, has been praised by some of the world s leading translators, such as Gregory Rabassa and Marina Orellana."
Release on 1988 | by Sam Bickford,Angelina Bickford
Author: Sam Bickford,Angelina Bickford
Pubpsher: Hippocrene Books
Category: Foreign Language Study
This dictionary, which represents the language of the most widely used dialect in the Philippine Islands, will be especially useful to the traveller. The dictionary contains a bilingual guide to pronunciation and is presented in an attractive and sturdy form.
This book provides basic grammar and the vocabulary and phrases essential to any traveller. All Thai words are spelled in the English alphabet, thus making it an easy reference for people unfamiliar with Thai script.
Tagalog (Pilipino) Tagalog-English, English-Tagalog standard dictionary
Author: Carl R. Galvez Rubino
Category: English language
This dictionary was written to serve two audiences: speakers of Tagalog who need access to a bilingual dictionary, and students of the Tagalog language. It is a comprehensive collection of words and includes idiomatic expressions, slang, loan words, and derivations. The English-Tagalog section includes a vocabulary appendix, a separate section discussing the affixes, and a grammatical overview explaining the intricacies of Tagalog.
Release on 2001-12-01 | by American Heritage Dictionary
Spanish/English - English/Spanish
Author: American Heritage Dictionary
Pubpsher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Category: Foreign Language Study
Packed with more than 40,000 translations, this handy and affordable bilingual reference tool features U.S. English and Latin American Spanish and hundreds of useful idioms and phrases, and is one of the only pocket-size dictionaries to feature tables of irregular verbs in both English and Spanish.
This is a convenient and travel–sized English to Tagalog Dictionary Over ten million Filipinos speak Tagalog, the official language of the Philippines. This dictionary addresses the growing need for a concise, reliable, and inexpensive English–Tagalog dictionary. It is ideal for teachers, students, businesspeople, travelers, and others who are interested in studying Tagalog. The key to understanding the Tagalog language is a thorough familiarity with the stresses, glottal vowels, and basic vocabulary of the language, all of which are treated in this book. Pronunciation guidelines were determined by the Institute of National Language, which based its preference on standard Manila dialect. Used in conjunction with Tagalog for Beginners or Elementary Tagalog, also published by Tuttle Publishing, this dictionary is an indispensable tool to those learning Tagalog or traveling to the Philippines. Over 6,000 practical entries. Perfect for learning everyday vocabulary. Uses pronunciation guidelines from the Institute of National Language in the Philippines. Ideal for teachers, students and travelers.