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De Mente, Boye

Overview
Works: 186 works in 846 publications in 5 languages and 21,833 library holdings
Genres: Conversation and phrase books  Terminology  Terms and phrases  Encyclopedias  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Handbooks and manuals  Guidebooks  Self-instruction  Phrase books  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HF5387, 395.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Boye De Mente
Japanese etiquette & ethics in business by Boye De Mente( Book )

38 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chinese etiquette & ethics in business by Boye De Mente( Book )

30 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores taboos, work habits, attitudes, sensitivities and other characteristics of Chinese society that affect business
Japanese in plain English by Boye De Mente( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An alphabetical listing of over 1,200 terms and phrases, organized for speakers of English and featuring information on the pronunciation and common usage of each term
How to do business with the Japanese : a complete guide to Japanese customs and business practices by Boye De Mente( Book )

29 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korean etiquette & ethics in business by Boye De Mente( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Korean in plain English by Boye De Mente( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Korean in Plain English, you can speak Korean in no time! Its easy-to-use pronunciation system and straightforward presentation of the basics of the language-with plenty of useful sentences-help you break the language barrier quickly and confidently. Start on the right foot and speak Korean with ease: Good morning! Annyong hashim nikka! (Ahn-nyong hah-sheem nee-kkah!), Thank you! Kamsahamnida! (Kahm-sah-hahm-nee-dah!), That was really a funny movie. Chongmallo usuun yonghwa imnida. (Chahng-mahl-loh uu-sue-uun yahng-hwah eem-nee-dah.), Please call the police. Kyongchal-ul pullo chuseyo. (Kyong-chahl-uul puul-lah chuu-say-yoe.), May I have some sauce, please? Sosu jom chushipshio? (Soh-sue johm chuu-sheep-shee-oh?), You are beautiful. Tangshin-un arumdapgunyo. (Tahng-sheen-uun ah-rume-dahp-guun-yoe.)
Chinese in plain English by Boye De Mente( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers over 1,000 key terms and phrases in phoneticized Chinese for instant use. Just pronounce the phonetics in English and the sound comes out in Chinese (or close enough!). Ideal for vacationing travelers and short-time business visitors. - Publisher
Etiquette guide to Japan : know the rules that make the difference by Boye De Mente( Book )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Etiquette Guide to Japan offers an inside look at the social norms of the Japanese-when to bow, how to propose a toast, when to pay the bill, the careful art of gift-giving, how to deal with public transportation, dating, weddings, funerals, and last, but not least, how to say good-bye at the end of your stay"--Amazon
The Chinese have a word for it ; the complete guide to Chinese thought and culture by Boye De Mente( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the underlying meanings of more than three hundred key words and expressions from the Chinese language and discusses how they are related to contemporary Chinese culture
Japan encyclopedia by Boye De Mente( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nearly 1,000 subjects are covered in an easy-to-read, A-to-Z format, from history, politics, and economics to the arts, education, business, and social customs."--Jacket
Japan made easy by Boye De Mente( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This practical guide is filled with tips on handling everyday and unexpected events, along with insights about key customs in Japan. It makes living and traveling in today's Japan a fascinating and satisfying experience by helping readers to cross the culture bridge.--From publisher description
NTC's dictionary of Mexican cultural code words by Boye De Mente( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Spanish and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book explores the meanings of, and cultural context for, over 100 essential Mexican expressions, providing the reader with a map to the character and personality of the Mexican people
Etiquette guide to China : know the rules that make the difference by Boye De Mente( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, whether your stay will be long or short, your visit to China will be more pleasurable and effective if you understand your host culture and how to work within it. Etiquette Guide to China is a vital guide for visitors to the world's newest financial superpower. Learn the essentials of interacting, such as how to address people you meet, if you should bow or shake hands, and how to behave out on the town, in the boardroom or when attending a wedding. Filled with practical advice on minding your manners in China, Etiquette Guide to China will be the most indispensable item you'll carry on your trip
Japanese manners & ethics in business by Boye De Mente( Book )

27 editions published between 1960 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovering cultural Japan by Boye De Mente( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a perspective developed from more than 30 years of observing and writing, De Mente offers his insights on Japan, the Japanese people, and its culture
The Japanese way of doing business by Boye De Mente( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NTC's dictionary of Japan's cultural code words by Boye De Mente( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instant Chinese : how to express 1,000 different ideas with just 100 key words and phrases by Boye De Mente( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author has chosen only the words you'll hear and use again and again. Even with a vocabulary this small, you'll be surprised how quickly and fluently you too can communicate in Chinese
Instant Japanese phrase book : how to express 1000 different ideas with just 100 key words and phrases by Boye De Mente( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn 100 Japanese words and phrases and say 1,000 things. The trick is knowing which 100 words to learn, but the author, De Mente has solved the problem, choosing only those words you'll hear again and again
Instant Korean : how to express 1,000 different ideas with just 100 key words and phrases by Boye De Mente( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's amazing how 100 key words and phrases provide instant communication! Do you want to speak simple Korean but are too busy to study it' Are you visiting Korea for a short time and want a Korean phrase book to help you communicate' If so, this Korean phrasebook for you. It's tiny 0.4 x 4.1 x 5.9 inches size makes it incredibly convenient to travel with but without losing the most essential content for communication. This new, expanded edition contains 15% more content, fun manga-style illustrations, and additional information on which destinations, personalities and trends are hot in Korea right now! The idea of Instant Korean is simple-learn 100 words and phrases and say 1,000 things. The trick is knowing which 100 words to learn, but the author Boye Demente has solved the problem, choosing only those words you'll hear again and again. Even with a Korean language vocabulary this small, you'll be surprised how quickly you can learn Korean and how fluently you too can communicate in Korean. An English-Korean glossary makes looking up words and phrases simple and quick. Here's a sample of what you'll be able to do with this Korean phrasebook: - Meet people. - Go shopping. - Ask directions. - Ride the subway. - Order food and drinks. - And much more
 
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Alternative Names
Boyé Lafayette De Mente.

Boyé, Mente De

D. メンテ, ボイエ・L.

De Mente B. 1928-

De Mente, Boyé

De Mente, Boyé 1928-

De Mente, Boyé Lafayette.

De Mente, Boyé Lafayette 1928-

Demente, Boye

DeMente, Boyé 1928-

Demente, Boye L.

Lafayette de Mente, Boyé

Lafayette de Mente, Boye 1928-...

Lafayette DeMente, Boye

Lafayette-DeMente, Boye 1928-

Meng-tʻieh

Meng-tìeh 1928-

Mente Boye De

Mente, Boyé de 1928-

Mente, Boyé Lafayette de.

Mente, Boyé Lafayette de 1928-

Te Meng-tʻieh, Po-yeh La-fa-yeh

Te Meng-tìeh, Po-yeh La-fa-yeh 1928-

Де Мент Б. Л. 1928-

デ・メンテ, ボーイ

デ メンテ, ボイ ラファイエット

デメンテ, ボイエ

ボイ・デ・メンテ

ボイエ・L.D.メンテ

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Chinese etiquette & ethics in businessJapanese in plain EnglishHow to do business with the Japanese : a complete guide to Japanese customs and business practicesKorean etiquette & ethics in businessKorean in plain EnglishChinese in plain EnglishEtiquette guide to Japan : know the rules that make the differenceThe Chinese have a word for it ; the complete guide to Chinese thought and culture