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NTC Publishing Group

Overview
Works: 110 works in 146 publications in 5 languages and 6,783 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Reference works  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Self-instruction  Picture dictionaries  Conversation and phrase books  Guidebooks  Instructional films  Terms and phrases  Juvenile works 
Roles: Publisher, Other
Classifications: PE2846, 427.973
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Most widely held works by NTC Publishing Group
NTC's dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions by Richard A Spears( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide definitions of thousands of contemporary American slang and informal expressions, including fad words, idioms, metaphors, and figures of speech; and includes a "phrase-finder" index
NTC's American English learner's dictionary : the essential vocabulary of American language and culture by Richard A Spears( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This up-to-date reference for American English is an indispensable learning tool that will build and strengthen the developing vocabularies - and vocabulary-building skills - of learners at all levels. It is presented in a clear, uncomplicated format with a minimum of codes, abbreviations, and special symbols. Using this dictionary will improve your speaking, writing, and understanding of English: at least two example sentences are given with each definition, so you can see words used properly and effectively in real-life situations; to ensure comprehension, virtually every word used in the definitions is defined within the dictionary; common American idioms are defined and given sample sentences, so you will learn these important English expressions; the Idioms and Phrases Index makes these expressions easy to find in the body of the dictionary."--BOOK JACKET
NTC's dictionary of Latin and Greek origins by Bob Moore( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A comprehensive guide to the classical origins of English words."
NTC's Gulf Arabic-English dictionary by Hamdi A Qafisheh( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Arabic and English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary providing romanized spelling and English equivalents for Arabic words, focusing on the spoken Arabic of the Persian Gulf states
NTC's pocket dictionary of words and phrases ; 12,000 words, idioms, and phrasal verbs for travelers and learners by Richard A Spears( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German with Michel Thomas by Michel Thomas( Recording )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 2-CD program is an introductory course which consists of the first two hours of the full course. It provides a basic foundation to the language, enabling students to speak sentences from the outset
Let's learn Japanese picture dictionary = [Etoki jisho de Nihongo o manabimashō] by Marlene Goodman( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary with words and drawings on each page which will help you learn Japanese
NTC's dictionary of the United Kingdom by Ewart James( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the language, culture, history, and geography of the United Kingdom
Vox Spanish and English student dictionary : English-Spanish/Spanish-English( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains alphabetical listings of thousands of words, translated from English to Spanish and from Spanish to English; and includes grammar summaries, a listing of common English and Spanish suffixes, and other reference tools
Irish by Diarmuid Ó Sé( Recording )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents English speakers with an introduction to Irish, including basic grammar, dialogues and cultural notes
Spanish with Michel Thomas by Michel Thomas( Recording )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This truly revolutionary all-audio course provides an accelerated method for language learning that really works. No books, no writing, no homework, and no memorizing are involved
Wine tasting by Godfrey Spence( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian with Michel Thomas by Michel Thomas( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and Italian and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This truly revolutionary all-audio course provides an accelerated method for language learning that really works. No books, no writing, no homework, and no memorizing are involved
Languages at work( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates a variety of effective teaching techniques for promoting oral language skills
Ireland : a traveller's handbook( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teach yourself Dutch by Leslie A Gilbert( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical course in Dutch for beginners
NTC's beginner's French and English dictionary by Jacqueline Winders( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Approximately 3,500 entries that present basic grammatical information in a clear, easy-to-understand format"--Page 4 of cover
Dictionary of biology( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Czech by David Short( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in Czech and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 20 graded units of dialogues, culture notes, grammar, and exercises; a pronunciation guide; a grammar summary; a Czech-English vocabulary
NTC's super-mini English idioms dictionary by Richard A Spears( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical and up-to-date, this pocket-sized dictionary of English idioms contains more than 1800 of the most frequently used expressions in contemporary British English. The book should be of use to those learning English as a second language
 
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NTC's dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Textbook Company

Contemporary Books.

Contemporary Books a division NTC/Contemporary Publishing Group, Inc.

NT Contemporary Publishing Group, Inc. Contemporary Books.

Passport Books - division of NTC Publishing Group.

Passport Books, Lincolnwood.

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NTC's American English learner's dictionary : the essential vocabulary of American language and cultureNTC's dictionary of Latin and Greek originsNTC's Gulf Arabic-English dictionaryNTC's pocket dictionary of words and phrases ; 12,000 words, idioms, and phrasal verbs for travelers and learnersGerman with Michel ThomasLet's learn Japanese picture dictionary = [Etoki jisho de Nihongo o manabimashō]NTC's dictionary of the United KingdomVox Spanish and English student dictionary : English-Spanish/Spanish-English