The use of pictures is proven to aid understanding and the retention of information. Working on this principle, this highly-illustrated bilingual dictionary presents a large range of vocabulary. The dictionary is divided thematically and covers most aspects of the everyday world in detail; the key themes include home, work, shopping, services, transportation, food, and health. Words and phrases for conventional use and for extending vocabulary are also featured. This compact dictionary has a trim size of 5.5" x 7.5". The index is bilingual.