ERIC Number: ED033333
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Publication Date: 1963
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An English-Serbocroatian Dictionary. Vols. I-II.
Ristic, Svetomir, Comp.; And Others
This two-volume comprehensive English-Serbocroatian dictionary, first published in Yugoslavia by the Serbian Publishing House, Prosveta, in 1956, contains the Serbocroatian equivalents of about 100,000 words, phrases, and idioms. Volume I (A-M, 843 pages) includes a prefatory section of printed and written alphabets in Serbian, Croatian (both Cyrillic and Latin orthography), and in English, as well as the phonetic alphabet used in this dictionary to indicate pronunciation. Signs and abbreviations, British and American measures, weights, and coins, irregular and auxiliary verbs are also listed in this section. Corrigenda and addenda are appended in Volume II (N-Z, 1,011 pages). Entries are followed by phonetic transcription, grammatical category, glosses, areas of usage and illustrations of usage. Derivational forms are listed separately. All Serbocroatian appears in the Latin orthography. (AMM)
Descriptors: Alphabets, Cultural Context, Dictionaries, English, Phonetic Transcription, Pronunciation, Serbocroatian, Verbs, Writing (Composition)
Cambridge University Press, American Branch, 32 East 57th Street, New York, N.Y. 10022 ($55.00 for the two-volume set).
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