Chinese Dictionaries are very helpful for learning Chinese. After we have done the research, we found out the following Chinese dictionaries are excellent choices including two Business Chinese Dictionaries and a general portable electronic Chinese Dictionary.
Cheng & Tsui English-Chinese Lexicon of Business Terms (with Pinyin) [Paperback]
This book is a must have for anyone who will be doing business in Asia. It is very handy for students, researchers, and businesspeople alike.
This Business Chinese Dictionary offers comprehensive and current business Chinese terms. This lexicon is the first specifically designed to serve the needs of English speakers doing business in and with China and other Mandarin-speaking areas.
The 9,000+ entries, related terms and expressions encompass a wide range of business topics including: banking, finance, insurance, international trade, real estate, stocks and bonds, and business-related legal terms. In addition, it includes generic vocabulary commonly used in a business context. English entry words are arranged alphabetically with the Chinese (Simplified with pinyin) equivalents shown side by side.
Combining practicality and ease of use, features include:
- Multiple meaning definitions, conveying the differing uses a term may have in various business contexts.
- Special appendices with terms relating to: information technology and e-business; financial statements (balance sheets, profit and loss statements, etc.); two-way conversion of figures; eating and drinking at a restaurant.
- Numerous sample phrases to illustrate business applications of entries.
This material has been field-tested at the American Graduate School of International Management and elsewhere. Highly recommended!
Chinese Business Dictionary: An English-Chinese, Chinese-English Dictionary with Pinyin [Paperback]
This is the next generation of Business Dictionary. It covers modern banking, accounting, insurance, real estate, import-export, taxes, business law and computer terms. It is an essential resource for those working in multi-lingual, multi-cultural business fields.
A Multilingual Talking Chinese Dictionary is a great tool helping you to learn and master the languages including Chinese languages, and it is a must for international businesses and travels.
After we have done the research we recommend you ” Ectaco XL-1500 Partner Multilingual Talking Dictionary”, because it offers 15 languages and portable convenience to you at a very reasonable price!
Ectaco XL-1500 Partner Multilingual Talking Dictionary
Featuring an absolutely unique combination of language pairs and voice output capabilities, this dictionary is the only handheld dictionary to contain synthesized TTS (text-to-speech) functionality in English, Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish within the same device.
A giant leap forward for modern electronic translation, the ECTACO Partner XL-1500 Multilingual Talking Dictionary is absolutely one-of-a-kind. Never before has it been so easy to communicate in so many languages. Thanks to its advanced synthesized voice output capabilities, the Partner XL-1500 makes traveling almost anywhere in the world enjoyable and all your communication effective. Its ability to speak translations aloud using the latest TTS modules lets it act as your own personal language assistant and interpreter. With an astonishing vocabulary database of over 3,367,000 words, you will always find something to say. And the inclusion of a 14-topic phrasebook containing travel-related words and phrases means that it can also speak 31,000 phrases in 15 languages to help get your message across in almost any situation.
All the features are accessed via an intelligent, user-friendly interface and are located quickly using the fastest and smartest search functions yet deployed. Exceptionally powerful, effective, and affordable, the Partner XL-1500 is the first choice for outstanding international communication. Phonetic transcription for English and Romanization for Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese, and Korean Metric and currency converters World time clock.
• Unlimited TTS voice function in English, Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), Dutch, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish in the dictionary
• Reverse translation
• Multiple input methods for typing in Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Russian entries
• Look-up function
• Award-winning Vector Ultima spell-checking system
It works very well for a translator! And it is a great assistant to help you learn Chinese as well!
It translates and it speaks. Although the speech function sounds robotic, it is definitely pronounced correctly. This device functions very well, it easily switches the direction of the language, and has a fast lookup with easy lookup of the defined words.
It is a great multilanguage dictionary!
Great price especially for doing international businesses and traveling. It is recommended to get a small phrase book and memorize then when you are traveling and you forget certain words look it up on this dictionary. Remember to get the speaking part to press the shift button then the speaker button next ( this isn’t that clear on the directions) you can press for either language you want.
You are able to move much quicker thru using this electronic dictionary compared to use a regular paper dictionary as a backup. It has made reading the novel much more enjoyable and quicker.
On the negative side, the keys are very small and often you have to hit them two or three times to get the letter you want to show up on the screen. However, once you start to type a word it may recognize what you want after only putting in three or four letters, and you can get the meaning immediately without having to thumb thru a paper dictionary
It’s incredible how much information is in this little machine and it is unbelievable how easy it is to use!
Get it now and enjoy your multilingual experience!
Use your Business Chinese Dictionary to raise your Chinese to the next level!