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Phrase Book

 

an elementary aid for communicating in a foreign language in common real-life situations. Phrase books may be bilingual or multilingual. The language material selected for inclusion in such books consists of individual words, complete sentences, phrases, and fragments of connected text. The material is arranged thematically by situation. Foreign translations are provided either in the conventional writing system or by means of a simplified transcription based on the alphabet of the language of the person for whom the phrase book is intended.

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TM 30-603 is the successor to an Italian Phrase Book put out by the War Department on January twenty-fifth of the same year and labeled "TM 30-249.
Whether they are businesspeople, travelers, or language students, users will find this set of speech-enabled phrase books helpful.
The phrase books are available in six foreign languages: French, Spanish, German, Greek, Italian and Portuguese.
Following traditional phrase books in Japanese, all phrases are arranged according to the number sequence of Chinese characters.
Fans were coming up to me in the street and saying, 'Bobo's Gonnae Get You,' so eventually my wife and I looked up my phrase book and I understood what they meant.
The Irish should be able to get out their French phrase books if they beat the Faroes and Hungary in September's double header and Lafferty claims there will be no slip-ups.
At the very least, phrase books would save the caller experiencing the kind of rudeness and unhelpfulness she encountered in her unofficial survey.
Lonely Planet, which publishes around 500 titles including specialist activity guides and phrase books and has significant operations in the UK, will remain 25 per cent owned by its joint founders Tony and Maureen Wheeler.
As the trio travelled across Russia and China into Vietnam, they used snippets from phrase books, sign language and a copy of a book on Sunderland to explain their journey fellow passengers .
The new recruit from Holland had reaching for their phrase books to order her about.
But police stopping them cannot read their driving documents, so now officers may get phrase books to translate them.
That left one game, and Wales went into it knowing that two points would be enough for them to start packing their French phrase books.