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Colloquials
With over 70 languages to choose from, Routledge Colloquials offer the most comprehensive range of language courses. Whether you’re interested in a perennial classic such as French or German or something more exotic like Kazakh or Yiddish, the Colloquials series has the course for you! Browse the series >>

Essential Grammars
Are you looking for a practical grammar guide that clearly and succinctly describes core grammar rules, with up-to-date references? Then Essential Grammars are for you! Designed for elementary to intermediate learners, you’ll find these guides easily accessible with focus on real language patterns used today. Browse the series >>

Comprehensive Grammars
Whether you’re at intermediate level or an advanced learner, our Comprehensive Grammars offer you a clear guide to the entire grammar system of each language. Browse the series >>

Routledge Frequency Dictionaries
Based on large corpora of both the spoken and written language, each dictionary provides you with a detailed frequency based list plus alphabetical and part of speech indexes. All entries feature the English equivalent, and an example of use in context. The dictionaries also features thematically based lists of frequently used words on a variety of topics. Efficient and engaging, you’ll find the Frequency Dictionaries a great way to build your language skills. Browse the series>> 

Featured Titles

  • North Sámi

    An Essential Grammar

    By Lily Kahn, Riitta-Liisa Valijärvi

    North Sámi: An Essential Grammar is the most up-to-date work on North Sámi grammar to be published in English. The book provides: a clear and comprehensive overview of modern Sámi grammar including examples drawn from authentic texts of various genres. a systematic order of topics beginning…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Essential Grammars

  • Colloquial Portuguese of Brazil

    The Complete Course for Beginners, 3rd Edition

    By Viviane Gontijo

    This new and completely revised edition of Colloquial Portuguese of Brazil provides a step-by-step course in Portuguese as it is written and spoken in Brazil today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge
    Colloquial Series

  • A Frequency Dictionary of Korean

    Core Vocabulary for Learners

    By Sun-Hee Lee, Seok Bae Jang, Sang Kyu Seo

    A Frequency Dictionary of Korean is an invaluable tool for all learners of Korean, providing a list of the 5000 most frequently used words in the language. Based on the Sejong National Corpora, the largest written and spoken corpora in Korean comprised of 10 million words collected from different…

    Paperback – 2016-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

  • Colloquial Norwegian

    The Complete Course for Beginners, 2nd Edition

    By Margaret Hayford O'Leary, Torunn Andresen

    Colloquial Norwegian provides a step-by-step course in Norwegian as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Norwegian in a broad…

    Paperback – 2016-05-12
    Routledge
    Colloquial Series

  • Dutch

    An Essential Grammar, 10th Edition

    By William Z. Shetter, Esther Ham

    Now in its 10th edition, Dutch: An Essential Grammar is a reference guide to the most important aspects of modern Dutch as it is used by native speakers. Features include: A brand new chapter on negation; A user-friendly style to ensure all elements of the language that are of particular…

    Paperback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Essential Grammars

  • Modern Hebrew: An Essential Grammar

    4th Edition

    By Lewis Glinert

    This new edition of Modern Hebrew: An Essential Grammar is an up-to-date and practical reference guide to the most important aspects of modern Hebrew as used by contemporary native speakers of the language. It presents an accessible description of the language, focusing on the real patterns of use…

    Paperback – 2015-10-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Essential Grammars

  • Chinese: A Comprehensive Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Yip Po-Ching, Don Rimmington

    Chinese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to Chinese grammar which presents a fresh and accessible description of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Chinese. The volume is organized to promote a thorough understanding of Chinese grammar. It…

    Paperback – 2015-09-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

  • Colloquial Basque

    A Complete Language Course

    By Begotxu Olaizola Elordi, Alan R. King

    Colloquial Basque: The Complete Course for Beginners has been carefully developed by an experienced teacher to provide a step-by-step course to Basque as it is written and spoken today. Combining a clear, practical and accessible style with a methodical and thorough treatment of the language, it…

    Paperback – 2015-08-05
    Routledge
    Colloquial Series

  • Colloquial Panjabi

    The Complete Course for Beginners, 2nd Edition

    By Mangat Rai Bhardwaj

    Colloquial Panjabi: The Complete Course for Beginners has been carefully developed by an experienced teacher to provide a step-by-step course to Panjabi as it is written and spoken today. Combining a clear, practical and accessible style with a methodical and thorough treatment of the language, it…

    Paperback – 2015-08-05
    Routledge
    Colloquial Series

  • Colloquial Burmese

    The Complete Course for Beginners

    By San San Hnin Tun, Patrick McCormick

    Colloquial Burmese provides a step-by-step course in Burmese as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Burmese in a broad range of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-01
    Routledge
    Colloquial Series

  • A Frequency Dictionary of Russian

    core vocabulary for learners

    By Serge Sharoff, Elena Umanskaya, James Wilson

    A Frequency Dictionary of Russian is an invaluable tool for all learners of Russian, providing a list of the 5,000 most frequently used words in the language and the 300 most frequent multiword constructions. The dictionary is based on data from a 150-million-word internet corpus taken from more…

    Paperback – 2013-03-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

  • Swedish: A Comprehensive Grammar

    3rd Edition

    By Philip Holmes, Ian Hinchliffe

    Winner of the Swedish National Language Council’s Erik Wellander Prize, 2003 Swedish: A Comprehensive Grammar is an award-winning complete reference guide to modern Swedish grammar. Systematic and accessible, the volume is organised to promote a thorough understanding of Swedish grammar, presenting…

    Paperback – 2013-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

  • Greek: A Comprehensive Grammar of the Modern Language

    2nd Edition

    By David Holton, Peter Mackridge, Irene Philippaki-Warburton, Vassilios Spyropoulos

    Greek: A Comprehensive Grammar of the Modern Language has become firmly established as the leading reference guide to modern Greek grammar. With its detailed treatment of all grammatical structures, its analysis of the complexities of the language and its particular attention to areas of confusion…

    Paperback – 2012-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

  • A Frequency Dictionary of Arabic

    Core Vocabulary for Learners

    By Tim Buckwalter, Dilworth Parkinson

    A Frequency Dictionary of Arabic is an invaluable tool for all learners of Arabic, providing a list of the 5,000 most frequently used words in Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) as well as several of the most widely spoken Arabic dialects. Based on a 30-million-word corpus of Arabic which includes…

    Paperback – 2011-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

  • A Frequency Dictionary of Czech

    Core Vocabulary for Learners

    By František Cermák, Michal Kren

    A Frequency Dictionary of Czech is an invaluable tool for all learners of Czech, providing a list of the 5,000 most frequently used words in the language. Based on data from a 100 million word corpus and evenly balanced between spoken, fiction, non-fiction and newspaper texts, the dictionary…

    Paperback – 2010-11-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Frequency Dictionaries