This handy pocket dictionary is an indispensable companion for visitors to Burma/Mynamar as well as for anyone in the early stages of learning the language. It contains approximately 3,000 words in each section (Burmese-English/English-Burmese) - the most commonly used words that are likely to be encountered in colloquial, everyday speech. The layout is clear and accessible. A useful pronunciation and spelling guide is also provided to help facilitate the reading and pronunciation of Burmese words.
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(191mm x 108mm x 8mm)
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Author Biography - Stephen Nolan
Stephen Nolan completed his BA (Hons) in Japanese, Linguistics and Asian History from the University of Sydney, Australia  and went on to pursue a MA , and a Ph.D  from the International Christian University, Tokyo, Japan. He had vast teaching and research experiences. For the past seven years he collaborated with a Burmese linguist to revise a Burmese dictionary, and had too begun work in refugee liaison and resettlement for various Burmese peoples in Tasmania.