Author: Seigo Nakao
The comprehensive Random House Japanese-English English-Japanese Dictionary, designed for non-native speakers of Japanese, is now available in paperback - perfect for travellers, businesspeople and students! This dictionary is up-to-date, reflecting modern usage. In this one convenient volume, there are over 50,000 entries, including the most common meanings. This affordable and portable paperback has Japanese terms shown in romanized Japanese and standard Japanese characters. The romanized entries are listed in alphabetical order, so no knowledge of Japanese characters is required.
The dictionary includes hundreds of new words such as fakkusu (fax) and a selection of Japanese cultural items and concepts. Thousand of idioms, phrases and common expressions illustrate typical usage and sources of foreign borrowings enhance understanding. The Random House Japanese-English English-Japanese Dictionary is designed to meet the needs of today's students, translators, tourists and business travellers.