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The Gaelic-English Dictionary : A Dictionary of Scottish Gaelic - Colin B. D. Mark

The Gaelic-English Dictionary

A Dictionary of Scottish Gaelic

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This book fulfils a keenly-felt need for a modern, comprehensive dictionary of Scottish Gaelic into English. The numerous examples of usage and idiom in this work have been modelled on examples culled from modern literature, and encompass many registers ranging from modern colloquial speech, to more elaborate literary constructions. The main contemporary terms and idiomatic phraseology, often not available in other dictionaries, provide excellent models for easier language learning. In addition to the main dictionary, the volume contains introductory material, providing guidance on using the dictionary, spelling and pronunciation. There are also twelve useful appendices which cover not only the various parts of speech, lenition and proper nouns, but also address the more difficult issues of expressing time, direction and numerals. The clarity of the design and layout of the volume will greatly ease the process of attaining mastery of the Gaelic language.

Symbols and Abbreviations Used in the Dictionary
Using the Dictionary
Spelling and Pronunciation
of Appendices
The Gaelic-English Dictionary
The Gaelic Verb
The Gaelic Noun
The Gaelic Adjective
Adverbs
Conjunctions
Pronouns
Prepositions
Lenition
The Points of the Compass
Time
Numerals
Proper Nouns
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ISBN: 9780415297608
ISBN-10: 0415297605
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 784
Published: 19th December 2002
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 15.6  x 1.900
Weight (kg): 1.26