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Portable paperback dictionary is ideal for school and work with up-to-date comprehensive language coverage. The 24,000 entries include 35,000 concise definitions with pronunciations, syllable divisions and inflected forms. Webster's New Pocket Dictionary also includes a punctuation guide and metric system guide among its 336 pages.
Dictionary introduces young readers to almost 3,000 words using 1,000 entries with hundreds of captivating illustrations by Ruth Heller. Full sentences are used to discuss definitions, common phrases and usage examples in age-appropriate language to show how words are used in context. Creative content is packed with jokes, poems and popular stories to foster and develop a child's language skills. Dictionary is perfect for teaching basic dictionary skills including alphabetization, spelling, parts of speech, letter sounds, use of synonyms and antonyms, homographs and homophones.
Visual dictionary is a valuable vocabulary-building resource and language teaching tool for young learners. 22,500 technical and everyday terms are written in both English and Spanish to provide a complex learning experience. Chapters are appropriately organized by subject to allow quick reference to various topics. A wide variety of subjects helps you teach astronomy, the earth, human beings, the animal kingdom, plants and gardening, clothing, games, science, sports and more.
Dictionary covers core vocabulary with new words added from a variety of fields. It includes more than 70,000 updated definitions; pronunciations; word origins; synonym lists; and more than 8,000 usage examples to aid understanding. Take advantage of the useful tables and special sections on foreign words and phrases, biographical names and geographical names. This paperback version contains 960 pages.
Elementary dictionary features more than 36,000 entries to provide a comprehensive resource for young learners. 1,300 quotes from classic and contemporary children's literature will motivate and inspire students. More than 120 synonym paragraphs provide loads of similar words to help expand vocabulary. More than 900 illustrations, photographs and diagrams provide a visual reference. Dictionary also includes pronunciation paragraphs for every letter, Greek and Latin word root paragraphs, child-friendly usage hints in full sentences and more.
School dictionary features more than 100,000 definitions and 28,000 usage examples to provide a comprehensive reference for high school students. More than 500 synonym paragraphs provide loads of similar words to help expand vocabulary. Updated list includes new vocabulary such as hashtag, cloud computing and selfie. Special sections include biographical names, geographical names, signs and symbols. School dictionary is a great study aid for students building vocabulary as they prepare for college level reading.
Intermediate dictionary features more than 100,000 definitions and 28,000 usage examples to explain meanings and help build your vocabulary. 150 new words and meanings across a variety of fields have been added to ensure you have access to the latest explanations. Nearly 1,000 illustrations help clarify and expand your understanding for improved comprehension. Intermediate dictionary also includes more than 500 synonym paragraphs, 200 word history paragraphs and more.
Elementary dictionary features more than 36,000 entries with 200 new words and senses from technology and life sciences, such as alternative energy, friend and STEM. Definitions are enriched with nearly 1,300 quotes from classic and contemporary children's literature, many of which are from text exemplars listed in the Common Core Standards. 250-word history paragraphs and more than 120 synonym paragraphs provide additional reference for children. More than 900 vibrant, colorful illustrations, photographs and diagrams provide an in-depth look at various subjects. Special sections include geographical names, signs and symbols, an introduction to Greek and Latin roots in English, a guide for writers, and a list of literary works used in the text. Dictionary also includes pronunciation paragraphs for every letter and child-friendly usage hints in full sentences. Dictionary is designed for children 8 to 11 years of age.
Revised and updated for 2014, this Eleventh Edition dictionary defines the current, active vocabulary of American English. As a consistently ranked top-selling hardcover dictionary by Nielsen BookScan, this edition features over 225,000 definitions and more than 42,000 usage examples in 1,664 pages. Newly added words and meanings are featured across a variety of fields including technology, entertainment, health, science and society. Special sections include A Handbook of Style, foreign words and phrases, and biographical names and geographical names. Dictionary also includes an electronic version of the dictionary and a free one-year online subscription. Print version features a jacketed hardcover and thumb-notched for quick reference.
Popular bilingual, bidirectional dictionary is designed to help you communicate effectively in Spanish and American English and includes up-to-date coverage of essential, current vocabulary. Inside, you'll find nearly 5,000 new translations and hundreds of new words added. Paperback dictionary also contains more than 80,000 entry words and phrases with 100,000 translations as well as expanded coverage of core vocabulary words.
Dictionary/thesaurus features two essential languages integrated into one handy volume. More than 13,500 thesaurus entries include an extensive synonym and antonym list for a comprehensive reference. Nearly 500 thesaurus entries cover new vocabulary. Clear, concise word guidance includes abundant example phrases. Synonym lists and dictionary entries are combined alphabetically for quick reference.