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Product NameKorean at a Glance: Foreign Language Phrasebook & Dictionary (At a Glance Series)
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHeight:5.98 inches / Length:3.74 inches / Weight:0.4 pounds / Width:0.59 inches
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0764142127
SKU749780764142123
Price New1.97 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used2.02 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width0.6 inches    (convert)
Height6.1 inches    (convert)
Length3.9 inches    (convert)
Weight6.4 ounces    (convert)
AuthorDaniel Holt, Grace Holt
Page Count352
BindingPaperback
Published09/01/2009
Long DescriptionThis pocket-size phrasebook is a valuable travel companion for visitors to Korea. It presents more than 2,000 key words and phrases in Korean characters with phonetic pronunciations and English meanings. Using different color-coded page edges for each chapter, the book categorizes words and phrases according to themes that include communicating with hotel personnel, finding one’s way around town, shopping, ordering meals in restaurants, dealing with money matters, seeking medical care, going to sporting and entertainment events, and much more. Also included are city, rail, and rapid transit maps, and general travel tips for visitors to Korea. The book’s clear vinyl jacket gives the book extra durability for travel situations.
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