Lonely Planet Cantonese Phrasebook

Lonely Planet

£4.99

Paperback

ISBN: 9781786574794

Published April 2021 by Lonely Planet

Description

Lonely Planet’sCantonese Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Cantonese phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. Buy tickets to cultural events, barter with traders at the markets, and ask for directions to the local sights; all with your trusted travel companion. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now! Get More From Your Trip with Easy-to-Find Phrases for Every Travel Situation! Feel at ease with essential tips on culture, manners, idioms and multiple meanings Order with confidence, explain food allergies, and try new foods with the menu decoder Save time and hassles with vital phrases at your fingertips Never get stuck for words with the 3500-word two-way, quick-reference dictionary Be prepared for both common and emergency travel situations with practical phrases and terminology Meet friends with conversation starter phrases Get your message acrosswith easy-to-use pronunciation guides Inside Lonely Planet’sCantonesePhrasebook & Dictionary: Full-colour throughout User-friendly layout organized by travel scenario categories Survival phrases inside front cover for at-a-glance, on-the-fly cues Convenient features: 5 Phrases to Learn Before You Go 10 Ways to Start a Sentence 10 Phrases to Sound like a Local Listen For – phrases you may hear Look For – phrases you may see on signs Shortcuts – easy-to-remember alternatives to the full phrases Q&A – suggested answers to questions asked Covers: Basics – time, dates, numbers, amounts, pronunciation, reading tips, grammar rules Practical – travel with kids, disabled travellers, sightseeing, business, banking, post office, internet, phones, repairs, bargaining, accommodations, directions, border crossing, transport Social – meeting people, interests, feelings, opinions, going out, romance, culture, activities, weather Safe Travel -emergencies, police, doctor, pharmacist, dentist, symptoms, conditions Food – ordering, at the market, at the bar, dishes, ingredients The Perfect Choice:Lonely Planet’s CantonesePhrasebook & Dictionary, a pocket-sized comprehensive language guide, provides on-the-go language assistance; great for language students and travellers looking to interact with locals and immerse themselves in local culture. Check out our Fast Talk Phrasebook mobile app for on-the-go language needs. (Available languages: German, Latin Spanish, European Spanish, French, and Italian.) About Lonely Planet:Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we’ve printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You’ll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, videos, 14 languages, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day. ‘Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.’ â?? New York Times ‘Lonely Planet. It’s on everyone’s bookshelves; it’s in every traveller’s hands. It’s on mobile phones. It’s on the Internet. It’s everywhere, and it’s telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.’ â?? Fairfax Media (Australia)

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UK - 1-2 working days
Europe 4-7 working days
Rest of World 10-15 working days

International Standard
Europe 7-10 working days
Rest of the World 15-20 working days

Additional information

Weight 0.25 kg
Dimensions 20 × 13 × 5 cm