Lao-English, English-Lao dictionary and phrasebook

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Hippocrene Books, Jun 1, 2001 - Foreign Language Study - 206 pages
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Lao is spoken in Laos and northeastern Thailand, where it is called "Isan". Focusing on the dialect that is accepted as the central language of the Lao P.D.R., this is the first Lao dictionary to present the correct Ventiane pronunciation. It is designed both for travelers and those wishing to learn native pronunciation. As one of the few Lao/English dictionaries available, the English-Lao section has been expanded for those English speakers who have been seeking such a reference.

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Contents

Introduction
7
LAOENGLISH DICTIONARY
31
ENGLISHLAO DICTIONARY
53
LAO PHRASEBOOK
137
How many?
150
How long?
155
Food Drinks
168
Business
183
In Laos
196
Copyright

About the author (2001)

Higbie was educated at Denison University and at the University of Hawaii. He has taught and trained teachers in Sierra Leone, Hawaii, Thailand, and Laos.