(GREEK NEWS AGENDA) The Greek Chinese/ Chinese Greek Xenion Lexikon is a concise dictionary addressed to Chinese native speakers who visit Greece and need a useful tool in order to properly speak basic Greek. For this reason, Xenion Lexicon is structured in such a way to cover both the simpler searches of the Greek words as well as the most complex. The dictionary comprises 650 helpful expressions classified according to the visitors’ needs (i.e. “restaurants,” “weather” etc.) a 3,600 word index, examples of use and a section providing the rudiments of Greek grammar. The dictionary is a publication by the Institute of Language and Speech Processing, a research institute under the auspices of the Secretariat General of Research and Development specializing in language and information technologies.
Posted on May 20, 2009 by grpresspoland