Authoritative and up to date, this fourth edition of the Pocket Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary covers over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations of contemporary French and English. Hundreds of new words from French and English have been added from computing and technology to health and lifestyle. This handy reference book also includes extensive sections on grammar, culture, and communication, providing the tools you need to communicate effectively and understand aspects of French culture. The grammar supplement provides full information on key points of French grammar, including verb tables for quick reference. The section on culture offers lively and useful information on life in the French-speaking world, covering everything from political institutions to how weddings are celebrated. The communication supplement offers guidance on writing all types of correspondence, including example letters, emails, and résumés, and a guide to text messaging. Also new to this edition is a section on the Internet and online services. The Pocket Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary is the perfect reference for student and adult learners who need an affordable, portable dictionary.