Easy Hindi For The Tourist: A Phonetic Phrase Book for everyday use

Description Read Full Description
About the Book: Hindi being the national language, is the most important contact vehicle to enjoy the real feel of India. Equipped with this handy travelogue, the tourist can get off the beaten track and will find himself well-versed in conversation Hindi.   CONTENTS   Nehru ii Title iii Imprint iv Introduction to Hindustani for the Tourist v ...

About the Book:

Hindi being the national language, is the most important contact vehicle to enjoy the real feel of India. Equipped with this handy travelogue, the tourist can get off the beaten track and will find himself well-versed in conversation Hindi.

 

CONTENTS

 

Nehru ii
Title iii
Imprint iv
Introduction to Hindustani for the Tourist v
Avoid Embarrassment vii
Before You Land viii
To Make Yourself Understood ix
Remember This x
Passport and Visas xi
What You Can Bring xii
PHRASE SECTION
 
Contents 1
Key to Pronunciation 3
Please 6
Basic Vocabulary 7
Pronouns 9
All About Yourself 11
Customs on Your Arrival 13
At your Hotel, rest house or Dak Bungalow 17
International Code 31
Servants You May Need and Their Engagement 33
Directions to Servants 39
Simple Orders: Phrases and Queries for Every Day Usage 52
Sightseeing 70
Shopping, Everyday Clothing and Measurements 81-95
Colours 97
Names of Common shops 98
Travel by Train 100
Travel by Air 108
Travel by Sea 110
Travel by car 113
Road and Traffic Signs 119
Cameras and Films 120
Hunting and sports 123
Clothing 125
Sport: Hunting and Fishing 126
Sports- Terms 131
Animals, Birds, Fish, Fowl Game and Insects 132-138
Mailing and Correspondence 139
Terms 149
Time 150
Days of the Week 155
Months of the Year 156
The Laundryman 157
The Shoemaker 160
The Barber 164
The Doctor 171
Medical Terms 177
The Dentist 181
Banking 185
Commercial Terms 188
Places and Objects You May wish to see in Town and Country 194
Minerals, Metals and Precious Stones 200
Articles in Common Daily Use 203
The Hindustani Language 209
Cardinal, Ordinal and Fractional Numbers 214-216
Useful Verbs 217
Adjectives for Daily Use 225
Important Adverbs conjunctions and Prepositions 233

 

Sample Pages



Item Code: IDF685 Cover: Paperback Edition: 2005 Publisher: Jaico Publishing House ISBN: 8172243197 Language: hindi Size: 6.3" X 3.5" Pages: 236 Other Details: Weight of the Book: 135 gms
Price: $13.00
Best Deal: $10.40
Shipping Free
Viewed 13468 times since 5th Aug, 2014
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Easy Hindi For The Tourist: A Phonetic Phrase Book for everyday use (Language and Literature | Books)

Sri Ramakrishna Bhajananjali
(Hindi Bhajans)
(Audio CD)
Maha Sati Savitri: The Ideal, Chaste Wife (Hindi Film DVD with English Subtitles)
Bhumika - The Role (Hindi Film DVD with English Subtitles) - National Award for Best Actress and Best Screenplay; Filmfare Award for Best Film 1977
Bilvamangala Thakura Blind Saint Sees Krishna Face to Face Devotional Drama Series (Hindi with English Subtitles) (DVD Video)
बृहत् हिन्दी कोश: Big Hindi to Hindi Dictionary
Let's Learn Hindi with English-Hindi Dictionary
English-Hindi Hindi-English Dictionary
फ्रांसीसी-हिन्दी कोश Dictionnaire Francais-Hindi (French Hindi Dictionary)
हिन्दी शब्दकोष: Hindi - Hindi Dictionary
Hindi For Non-Hindi Speaking People
वर्धा हिंदी शब्दकोश: Vardha Hindi to Hindi Dictionary
हिंदी दिल से: Hindi for Heart - Poem to Teach Children Hindi (With Transliteration)
Devnagari (A Hindi Alphabet Note Book) (Hindi Text with Transliteration)
सहज समांतर कोश (शब्दकोश भी - थीसारस भी): Seamless Parallel Thesaurus - Hindi to Hindi Thesaurus
Hindi Phrasebook: A Pilgrims Key to Hindi
Testimonials
My previous purchasing order has safely arrived. I'm impressed. My trust and confidence in your business still firmly, highly maintained. I've now become your regular customer, and looking forward to ordering some more in the near future.
Chamras, Thailand
Excellent website with vast variety of goods to view and purchase, especially Books and Idols of Hindu Deities are amongst my favourite. Have purchased many items over the years from you with great expectation and pleasure and received them promptly as advertised. A Great admirer of goods on sale on your website, will definately return to purchase further items in future. Thank you Exotic India.
Ani, UK
Thank you for such wonderful books on the Divine.
Stevie, USA
I have bought several exquisite sculptures from Exotic India, and I have never been disappointed. I am looking forward to adding this unusual cobra to my collection.
Janice, USA
My statues arrived today ….they are beautiful. Time has stopped in my home since I have unwrapped them!! I look forward to continuing our relationship and adding more beauty and divinity to my home.
Joseph, USA
I recently received a book I ordered from you that I could not find anywhere else. Thank you very much for being such a great resource and for your remarkably fast shipping/delivery.
Prof. Adam, USA
Thank you for your expertise in shipping as none of my Buddhas have been damaged and they are beautiful.
Roberta, Australia
Very organized & easy to find a product website! I have bought item here in the past & am very satisfied! Thank you!
Suzanne, USA
This is a very nicely-done website and shopping for my 'Ashtavakra Gita' (a Bangla one, no less) was easy. Thanks!
Shurjendu, USA
Thank you for making these rare & important books available in States, and for your numerous discounts & sales.
John, USA