Lonely Planet India Phrasebook & Dictionary is your passport to the most relevant phrases and vocab for all your travel needs.
Get more from your trip with easy-to-find phrases for eating like a Maharaja, joining in with some of the multitude of festivals and celebrations throughout the country, and bargaining your way through the thousands of colorful markets -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!
Coverage Includes: Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Malayalam, Marathi, Marwari (Rajasthani), Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu. Organised by language, this one-stop resource makes travelling through multiple countries simple.
With each language you can: Feel at ease with essential tips on culture, manners, idioms and multiple meaningsOrder with confidence, explain food allergies, and try new foods with the menu decoderSave time and hassles with vital phrases at your fingertipsNever get stuck for words with the 400-word two-way, quick-reference dictionaryBe prepared for common and emergency travel situations with practical phrases and terminologyMeet friends with conversation starter phrasesGet your message across with easy-to-use pronunciation guidesInside Lonely Planet India Phrasebook & Dictionary Full-color throughoutUser-friendly layout organised by travel scenario categoriesSurvival phrases inside front cover for at-a-glance on-the-fly cuesLanguage map for quick referenceCoversBasics – time, dates, numbers, pronunciations, reading tips, grammar rules, common language difficultiesPractical – sightseeing, banking, post office, internet, phones, repairs, bargaining, accommodation, directions, border crossing, transportSocial – meeting people, interests, feelings, opinions, going out, romance, culture, weatherSafe Travel – emergencies, police, doctor, chemist, dentist, symptoms, conditionsFood – ordering, at-the-market, at- the-bar, dishes, ingredientsAbout Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet is the world’s leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, and has been connecting travelers and locals for over 25 years with phrasebooks for 120 languages.