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China: English-Chinese Dictionaries

21st Century English-Chinese Dictionary

21世纪英汉词典

Author: Liang Derun
Order No. 15802
ISBN-13: 9787119024011
ISBN-10: 7119024019
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2002
Pages: 839
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8.5
Price: $25.50

The English-Chinese dictionary collects more than 70,000 entries. It includes over 10,000 new words. The phonetic is referred to the new edition from U.K. & U. S. Appendix includes the information of five countries: United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Australia & New Zealand; the military ranks of U.K. & U.S.; international famous companies; chemical elements; punctuation; the usage of numeral, date & time; comparison of metric system & metrology of U.K. & U.S.




A Comprehensive English-Chinese Dictionary of Science and Technology

综合英汉科技大词典

Author: Gu Renao
Order No. 15808
ISBN-13: 9787100019477
ISBN-10: 7100019478
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Commercial Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 2,014
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 7.5 x 10.5
Price: $79.95

This is a comprehensive, large-scale bilingual dictionary that has 160,000 entries, covering mathematics, physics, chemistry, chemical industry, living beings, heredity, agriculture, astronomy, professional disciplines, such as geography, meteorological phenomena, engineering, machinery, metallurgy, electron, instrument, computer, automation, architecture, water conservancy, counting, etc., and new developing disciplines, such as space technology, information technology, life sciences, material science, system engineering, environmental project, etc.

The dictionary gives consideration to usage and idiom, providing examples wherever applicable and necessary. Include 13 appendices.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




A Concise Practical English-Chinese Dictionary

精编实用英汉词典

Author: Fu Weici
Order No. 15804
ISBN-13: 9787800527128
ISBN-10: 7800527123
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Sinolingua Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 683
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 5.5 x 8
Price: $22.95

Contains over 10,000 headwords commonly used in daily life, work and study, as well as in social activity. Vocabulary from politics, and science and technology is confined to words employed in everyday speech. The dictionary also includes some new terms relating to computers and the Internet. The grammatical functions of English and Chinese words are also shown to make it easier to compare and use the two languages. Chinese character definitions and examples are accompanied by pinyin. Concise and practical examples with standard Chinese translations are presented for quick comprehension and practice.




A Dictionary of Culture and Archaeology: English-Chinese Chinese-English, Revised

英汉、汉英文化考古词典(新版)

Author: Han Xinghua
Order No. 15816
ISBN-13: 9787119019895
ISBN-10: 7119019899
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 1998
Pages: 623
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 5.5 x 7.5
Price: $27.95

This dictionary (revised edition) contains about 30,000 terms and phrases, covering all fields of culture and archaeology. Part I is English-Chinese where English entries are followed by standard Chinese translations. Part II is Chinese-English, which is a very useful cross-reference tool. Includes 13 appendices on important archaeological fields, cultural relics, major sites of production and historical cites.




A Dictionary of English Surnames and Christian Names (English-Chinese)

英语姓名词典

Author: Gao Yuhua
Order No. 15820
ISBN-13: 9787560022505
ISBN-10: 7560022502
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press
Pub Year: 2002
Pages: 484
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8.5
Price: $19.95

This dictionary contains 17,000 English names, with standard Chinese translations and English pronunciation. It also indicates origins of names and other relevant information.




A Handbook of English-Chinese Translation

英汉翻译手册

Author: Dong Leshan
Order No. 15819
ISBN-13: 9787801032324
ISBN-10: 7801032322
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Commercial Press International
Pub Year: 2002
Pages: 357
Language: Chinese and English
Size: 5 x 8
Price: $14.95

Written by China’s foremost translators, this book discusses the standards of English-Chinese translation and offers expertise advices and suggestions on how to translate words, phrases, sentences and passages into good Chinese. Many practical tips.




A Modern English-Chinese Dictionary, 3rd Edition

现代英汉词典(修订本)


Author: Guo Shiying
Order No. 15832
ISBN-13: 9787560089782
ISBN-10: 756008978X
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press
Pub Year: 2009
Pages: 1,610
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8
Price: $34.95

This dictionary contains 42,000 English entries. It provides abundant examples, usages and grammar notes for practical purposes. With over 200 illustrations and six appendices. It is a practical and useful reference book.




A Modern English-Chinese Dictionary, Revised Edition

现代英汉词典(修订本)

Author: Guo Shiying
Order No. 15810
ISBN-13: 9787560024936
ISBN-10: 7560024939
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 1,287
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8
Price: $29.95

This dictionary contains 38,000 English entries, with both American and British pronunciations wherever applicable. It provides abundant examples, usages and grammar notes for practical purposes. With over 200 illustrations and six appendices. It is a practical and useful reference book.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.





A New English-Chinese Dictionary of Food and Drink

新英汉餐饮词典

Author: Chen Peizong
Order No. 15213
ISBN-13: 9787532722310
ISBN-10: 7532722317
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Shanghai Translation Press
Year: 1999
Pages: 674
Size: 4.5x7
Language: Chinese-English
Price: $19.50

This dictionary contains 18,000 commonly used words relating to the names of food, food processing, nutrition, beverage, tableware, method of cooking, etc. It is intended for tourist guides, cooks, managers in the food industry and tourism, students majoring food and drink, etc.

本词典共收集了有关食品名称,食品原料,食品加工,营养,菜式,菜名,酒名,饮料,点心,水果,餐具,厨房设备和烹饪方法等各餐饮环节所常用的词汇约18000条。本词典可供餐饮业管理人员,厨师,餐厅服务员,玈游业人士,餐饮专业学生,导游,出国人员及广大餐饮爱好者使用 $ 19.50




A New Gazetteer of the World, Chinese-English English-Chinese (New Edition)

最新汉英、英汉最新世界地名录(新版)

Author: Liang Liangxing
Order No. 15818
ISBN-13: 9787119024141
ISBN-10: 7119024140
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2002
Pages: 771
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8
Price: $24.95

A dictionary containing 20,000 place names outside China, including countries, provinces, states, cities, and big towns. Also includes mountains, seas, rivers, lakes, islands as well as famous ancient states, cities, squares, roads, buildings, historic sites, etc. A very practical and valuable reference tool.




An Advanced English-Chinese Dictionary

高级英汉词典

Author: Yu Shixiong
Order No. 15811
ISBN-13: 9787560030364
ISBN-10: 756003036X
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 1,732
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8.5
Price: $32.95

This dictionary contains 80,000 entries with standard Chinese translations and many examples, usages, synonyms, antonyms, phrases, word allocations and grammar notes, among others. The entries are mostly words, but some encyclopedic entries such as historical and cultural names and places are also included.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




An English-Chinese & Chinese-English Dictionary of Art

英汉、汉英艺术词典

Author: He You
Order No. 15821
ISBN-13: 9787560021072
ISBN-10: 7560021077
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press
Pub Year: 2001
Pages: 1,232
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8.5
Price: $34.95

This dictionary contains 60,000 entries on music, dance, fine arts, theater, movies, television, photography, literature, broadcasting, textile, craft, costume, dressing, stage arts, architecture, sculpture, calligraphy, printing, furniture, decoration, cosmetics, gardening, acrobatics, etc. It also includes names of various movements and schools, museums and galleries, organizations and companies, cinemas and theaters, international competitions and festivals, prizes and awards, etc. Part I is English-Chinese while Part II is Chinese-English. A very handy and useful tool.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




An English-Chinese Dictionary of Science and Technology

英汉科技词典

Author: Weng Ruiqi
Order No. 15805
ISBN-13: 9787119031194
ISBN-10: 7119031198
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 926
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 5.5 x 7.5
Price: $24.95

50,000 entries of science and technology terms, covering all major fields of science and technology and featuring the most commonly-used, key terms. The entries are characterized by “new, accurate, and practical.” With 15 appendices of related subjects. A very useful tool for both professionals and general readers.




An English-Chinese Lexicon of Modern Communication, Revised Edition

英汉新闻、广播、影视常用词汇(修订本)

Author: Lin San
Order No. 15815
ISBN-13: 9787100028103
ISBN-10: 7100028108
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Commercial Press
Pub Year: 2001; Slight tear and wear on the cover from shipment;
Pages: 415
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 4 x 7
Price: $17.95

This dictionary contains about 20,000 entries, covering all fields of communication -- news, broadcast, film, television and so on. Also include some relevant terms on advertising, printing, and computers. English entries are followed by standard Chinese translations and in some cases, with Chinese explanations. This dictionary is a very handy and useful reference for people engaged in mass communications.




A Comprehensive English-Chinese Dictionary of Economics and Trade

综合英汉经贸词典

Author: Lao Yundong
Order No. 15806
ISBN-13: 9787100032742
ISBN-10: 7100032741
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Commercial Press
Pub Year: 2004
Pages: 1,163
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8
Price: $34.95

This dictionary is a medium-sized English-Chinese bilingual reference book, containing 50,000 entries, include 250,000 idioms and economic and trade terms, covering nearly all respects of the economic life, such as foreign trade, merchandising concern, management and administration, bank, finance, property tax, insurance, etc. With appendices of Chinese and foreign organizations on foreign trade.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




Concise English-Chinese Chinese-English Dictionary, 3rd Edition

精选英汉汉英词典(第三版)

Author: Martin Manser
Order No. 15814
ISBN-13: 9787100039338
ISBN-10: 7100039339
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Commercial Press
Pub Year: 2004
Pages: 676
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 3.5 x 6.5
Price: $19.95

This is a very popular, handy, practical and useful bilingual dictionary that has sold over one million copies since its first publication in 1986. This third edition has been extensively revised and updated to reflect the most recent developments in English and Chinese. An ideal tool for study, the dictionary now provides authoritative coverage of over 26,000 words and phrases from every major field of reference, including science and technology, in addition to core general vocabulary. Simplified and orthodox Chinese characters are used throughout the dictionary, and thousands of examples illustrate and expand on how and when a word can be used. Also including a guide to the most commonly used radicals and an additional key to the pronunciation of Chinese, this dictionary is an indispensable reference tool.




Concise English-Chinese Chinese-English Dictionary, 4th Edition

精选英汉汉英词典(4th Edition)


Author: Martin Manser
Order No. 15831
ISBN-13: 9787100059459
ISBN-10: 7100059453
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Commercial Press
Pub Year: 2011
Pages: 700
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 3.5 x 6.5
Price: $19.95

This is an extremely handy and popular pocket sized dictionary, with pinyin being used throughout. The dictionary contains a radical index, a consonants and vowels appendix, and key words for English phonetic symbols for those using the dictionary to learn English.

Thousands of additional words and phrases reflect scientific and technological, innovation, as well as changes in politics, economics, culture and society. In particular, many new usages and meanings, which have entered the Chinese language as result of China's reform and opening-up policy over the last two decades, have been included in the Chinese-English sections of the dictionary. The English-Chinese section provides additional guidance on difficult points of grammar and on American orthography and pronunciations.

This is a very popular, handy, practical and useful bilingual dictionary that has sold over one million copies since its first publication in 1986. This new edition has been extensively revised and updated to reflect the most recent developments in English and Chinese. An ideal tool for study, the dictionary now provides authoritative coverage of over 26,000 words and phrases from every major field of reference, including science and technology, in addition to core general vocabulary. Simplified and orthodox Chinese characters are used throughout the dictionary, and thousands of examples illustrate and expand on how and when a word can be used. Also including a guide to the most commonly used radicals and an additional key to the pronunciation of Chinese, this dictionary is an indispensable reference tool.




Dictionary of English Names (English-Chinese), Revised Edition

英语姓名译名手册(修订本)

Author: Collective
Order No. 15817
ISBN-13: 9787100008242
ISBN-10: 7100008247
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Commercial Press
Pub Year: 1996
Pages: 448
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 4 x 6.5
Price: $9.95

Complied by staff translators at China’s Xinhua News Agency, this dictionary contains about 40,000 English names followed by standard Chinese translations. A very useful reference tool for translators and general readers.




English-Chinese Dictionary

英汉词典

Author: Ling Yu
Order No. 15801
ISBN-13: 9787119015675
ISBN-10: 7119015672
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2004
Pages: 1,114
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8
Price: $24.50

This dictionary has two main features: big vocabulary and many examples. The dictionary contains about 60,000 entries, many of them new words, terms and expressions that have recently emerged, such as NMD, TMD, WTO, and http, etc. English entries are followed by clear and standard Chinese character definitions and in many cases followed by examples (either phrases or sentences).




English-Chinese Dictionary, New Edition

英汉双解词典(新版)

Author: Li Xiangdong
Order No. 15813
ISBN-13: 9787119032597
ISBN-10: 7119032593
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2004
Pages: 1,045
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 4 x 6
Price: $14.95

This is a portable and practical dictionary containing the most-commonly used English words and phrases, plus many derivative words and phrases, grammar notes, and examples.




Multi-functional English-Chinese Dictionary

英汉多用词典

Author: Ling Yu
Order No. 15812
ISBN-13: 9787119029467
ISBN-10: 7119029460
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 739
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 5.5 x 8
Price: $19.95

This dictionary contains 6,000 most-commonly used English words and phrases, plus many extended synonyms, antonyms, derivatives, totaling 33,500 vocabulary. It has abundant grammar notes, over 4000 examples including proverbs, and over 500 illustrations. It is a very practical and useful reference book.




New Age English-Chinese Dictionary

新时代英汉大词典

Author: Zhang Boran
Order No. 15807
ISBN-13: 9787100033084
ISBN-10: 710003308X
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Commercial Press
Pub Year: 2004
Pages: 2,818
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 7.5 x 10.5
Price: $99.95

This is a new, large-sized, and illustrated dictionary that contains more than 160,000 entries, with more than 1,000 illustrations and 11 appendices. It also has 1,000 groups of synonyms, 700 groups of usages aiming to provide assistance to solving general problems that often puzzle English learners. This dictionary was compiled by a group of scholars at Nanjing University who had spent six years to complete the project.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




New English-Chinese Dictionary Enlarged and Updated

Order No. 15822
ISBN-13: 9787532701438
ISBN-10: 7532701433
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Shanghai Translation Press
Pub Year: 1985
Pages: 1,755
Language: English-Simplified Chinese
Size: 5.25 x 7.5
Price: $29.95

This is one of the most popular dictionaries in China and has 56 reprints up to date. The dictionary includes more than 50,000 entries and 80,000 words in total. With 8 appendices.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




New Era Practical English-Chinese Dictionary

新时代实用英汉大词典

Author: Ling Yu
Order No. 15809
ISBN-13: 9787119024271
ISBN-10: 7119024272
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Foreign Languages Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 1025
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 5.5 x 7.5
Price: $24.95

This dictionary contains about 45,000 English entries, followed by clear and standard Chinese character definitions and in most cases followed by examples (either phrases or sentences). It is a useful and worthy reference tool.




The English-Chinese Dictionary 2nd Ed. (Unabridged)

英汉大词典 第2版

Author: Lu Gusun
Order No. 15826
ISBN-10: 7532742032
ISBN-13: 9787532742035
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Shanghai Translation Press
Pub Year: 2007
Language: English-Simplified Chinese
Size: 8.5 x 11.5
Page: 2,458
Price: $119.95

This dictionary is expanded and revised from its 1991 edition and has about 220,000 detailed entries across the very widest spectrum of subject categories and nearly 240,000 examples offering insights into both the meaning and the grammatical usage. The entries contain the daily life words, abbreviations, affix, composite morphemes, words of foreign origin, names, places, organizations, historic events, religion and legend names, and terms of social sciences and natural sciences. This second edition has more than 20,000 new words reflecting the most up-to-date usage. 13 appendices are also included, some of them are: Guide to English Punctuation, Capitalization and Italicization, A List of English Personal Names and Their Meanings, A List of Network Abbreviations in English, Tables of Kana Romanized, and A List of the Events in the Summer Olympic Games.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




The New Century Multi-Functional English-Chinese Dictionary

新世纪英汉多功能词典

Author: Dai Weidong
Order No. 15803
ISBN-13: 9787810802918
ISBN-10: 7810802917
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press
Pub Year: 2003
Pages: 1863
Language: English and Chinese
Size: 6 x 8
Price: $29.95

With a large vocabulary of 60,000 lexical and encyclopedic entries, this dictionary provides standard features such as annotations to spelling, grammar, phrases, etymology, rhetoric, derivatives, and examples. In addition, it also offers readers Multi-Functional features such as semantic comparison, usage, allocation, sentence structure, synonym, antonym, related words, etc. Both English and American pronunciations are also provided wherever applicable and necessary.

This is an oversized/over-thick/overweighed title. For INTERNATIONAL orders, additional shipping fees may apply. Please email us at info@homabooks.com to inquiry about specific shipping rates to your country before placing your order.




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