READERSHIP / LEVEL :
Students, teachers, researchers, scholars, men of letters, scientists, doctors, engineers, journalists, translators and general readers who are interested in or familiar with both Sindhi and English.
The Oxford English–Sindhi Dictionary is an English–Sindhi version of the popular The Concise Oxford Dictionary (9th edition). It contains approximately 65,000 headwords, more than 1,40,000 meanings and about 3 million text words. It is the first dictionary of English–Sindhi in which transliteration is given according to IPA pronunciation and Sindhi orthography. Scientific and technical terms are dealt with proper Sindhi equivalents. The subsumed idioms, phrasal verbs, and derivatives are explained in easy and simple language. This dictionary is the first and foremost comprehensive work in English–Sindhi bilingual lexicographical history.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR / EDITOR:
Siraj-ul-Haque Memon,Chief Editor of Oxford English-Sindhi Dictionary is a well-known and authentic writer, novelist, scholar, lawyer and journalist of Sindhi and Urdu. He is considered a pillar of Modern Sindhi. He has published two collections of short stories and 6 novels in Sindhi. He also worked on Sindhi linguistics and contributed research reports on history of Sindhi language. He had been the editor of established Sindhi daily Hilal-e-Pakistan for six years.