From the Publisher
One sold every eight seconds! Over the last 100 years, Collins' renowned Gems have become the best-loved and best-selling small dictionaries in the UK. The Russian Gem contains all the basic terms you need to make yourself understood in Russian, and a great deal more - around 75,000 words in all.
The Gem has the twin benefits of being compact and portable - perfect for taking abroad with you or carrying round in your pocket! - yet easy to read, with a clear and distinctive layout. All the headwords appear in bold, making it simple to quickly scan a page for the word you are looking for, and the different senses of a word are marked by indicator labels to ensure that the correct translation is chosen every time.
Whether you intend using this dictionary for work, travel or study, it couldn't be easier to make yourself sound like a native!!
From the Back Cover
Fully revised and updated to cover all the essential vocabulary of current issues, the second edition of Collins Gem Russian Dictionary provides extensive coverage of all the important constructions and idioms, along with in-depth treatment of the most frequently-used words in Russian and English.
• Over 45,000 references
• Completely revised and updated coverage of contemporary vocabulary
• In-depth treatment of frequently-used words
• Helpful supplements on Russian grammar and pronunciation
768 pages 111x 76mm