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Lonely Planet Latin American Spanish Phrasebook and Dictionary 10th edition

Lonely Planet's Latin American Spanish Phrasebook and Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Latin American Spanish phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs.Mingle with locals at a colourful Latin American mercado, spend a night out dancing to live music, or enjoy a meal in an out-of-the-way restaurant; all with your trusted travel companion.

Get More From Your Trip with Easy-to-Find Phrases for Every Travel Situation!

  • Feel at ease with essential tips on culture, manners, idioms and multiple meanings
  • Order with confidence, explain food allergies, and try new foods with the menu decoder
  • Save time and hassles with vital phrases at your fingertips
  • Never get stuck for words with the 3500-word two-way, quick-reference dictionary
  • Be prepared for both common and emergency travel situations with practical phrases and terminology
  • Meet friends with conversation starter phrases
  • Get your message across with easy-to-use pronunciation guides

Inside Lonely Planet's Latin American Spanish Phrasebook and Dictionary

  • Full-colour throughout
  • User-friendly layout organised by travel scenario categories
  • Survival phrases inside front cover for at-a-glance, on-the-fly cues
  • Convenient features
  • 5x Phrases to learn before you go
  • 10x Ways to start a sentence
  • 10x Phrases to sound like a local
  • Listen For - Phrases you may hear
  • Look For - Phrases you may see on signs
  • Shortcuts - Easy-to-remember alternatives to the full phrases
  • QandA - Suggested answers to questions asked


  • Basics - Time, dates, numbers, amounts, pronunciation, reading tips, grammar rules
  • Practical - Travel with kids, disabled travellers, sightseeing, business, banking, post office, internet, phones, repairs, bargaining, accommodation, directions, border crossing, transport
  • Social - Meeting people, interests, feelings, opinions, going out, romance, culture, activities, weather
  • Safe Travel - Emergencies, police, doctor, chemist, dentist, symptoms, conditions
  • Food - Ordering, at the market, at the bar, dishes, ingredients

Book Details

  • Edition: 10
  • Pages: 272
  • Dimensions: 93mm (width) x 140mm (height)
  • ISBN: 9781788680868
  • Publication Date: September 2023

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