Vitaly Ivanov

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Collins Spanish Dictionary 40th anniversary editio&hellip by Collins Dictionaries
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great for learners, 29 July 2012
Just great - utterly comprehensive, with lots of usage examples (not just translation), colloquial and swear words, extra learning material, etc. The only complain is huge size, not very convenient to use - it probably makes sense to buy two separate Spanish-English and English-Spanish dictionaries instead.
Gramatica De USO Del Espanol - Teoria Y Practica: &hellip by Luis Aragonés Fernández
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Exactly what I needed, 29 July 2012
If you're not a native English speaker the chances you've read "English grammar in use" by Raymond Murphy (or at least heard of it) - it's a legend. "Gramática de uso del español" is the same thing, but in Spanish, and it's almost as good as one by Murphy. "Almost" is for some occasional typos (I'm neat-picking here, they're very rare in fact), hopefully they'll fix them in the next issues.
The book is great not only because of its format (short unit on one page + exercises on the next), which I believe is the best humankind come up with for self-study, but also for great real-life example sentences and pretty useful vocabulary introduced in them - I have to use a… Read more