What you really want in a foreign language phrase book are those useful day to day phrases, such as "What the deuyll doest thou here" and "It is properte of a woman to use scoldynge."
The wonderful Bodleian Library had just digitised a 16th century English to Latin guide, and it's a gem to see the phrases "needed" in daily life.
See the folio here: http://viewer.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/icv/page.php?book=auct._2q_5.9
and more priceless 16th C English phrases here: http://the-toast.net/2014/08/15/16th-century-english-to-latin-textbook/
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