Publisher：IZTOK-ZAPAD Ltd. Publishing House
Concise Chinese Dictionary, written for elementary Chinese learners, is a bilingual dictionary planned to be published in more than 20 foreign languages. There are currently three versions: Cambodia, Swahili and Romania. There are about 4000 entries in the Chinese to foreign language part, including the basic vocabulary of HSK and high- frequency words of Lexicon of Common Words in Contemporary Chinese. There are around 3000 enteries in the foreign language-Chinese section, which include the most commonly used and fundamental terms. In this dictionary, most of the definitions are literal translations that are easy to understand. All words and sentences are marked with Chinese pinyin. The dictionary provides sample words and sentences that come from daily life, focusing on oral expression and taking into account the cultural backgrounds concerned. Moreover, it is equipped with hundreds of colorful illustrations to help learners to understand the meanings of certain words. Thus, it can be applied to elementary Chinese learners or those who are learning the corresponding foreign language.