Collins English Dictionary and Thesaurus Set

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780008102661

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Page: 1984

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Specially tailored to meet the needs of the user at home, school, or in the office, the "Collins Thesaurus "and the "Collins English Dictionary "are the perfect reference books for everyday use. Attractively packaged in a flexible slipcase, this is the ideal box set to take your language use and knowledge further. Based on Collins' 4.5-billion-word database of today's English, and covering a vast range of words and alternatives, as well as a huge choice of opposites. You will find all the words and definitions you need, with comprehensive coverage of the language we use every day. What s more, the helpful language notes throughout both books help you to choose the right word for your purpose, and clear, accessible layout ensures users can find the language they need when they need it."
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Collins English Dictionary and Thesaurus Slipcase Set

Author: Collins UK

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007948918

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Page: 648

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Attractively packaged in a slipcase, these 2 volumes come in duo-tone soft imitation leather binding, the ideal gift package to take your language use and knowledge further. Specially tailored to meet the needs of the user at home, school, or in the office, the Collins English Dictionary and Thesaurus are the perfect reference books for everyday use. Based on Collins' 4.5-billion-word database of today's English, and covering a vast range of words and alternatives, as well as a huge choice of opposites. You will find all the words and definitions you need, with comprehensive coverage of the language we use every day.What’s more, the helpful language notes throughout both books help you to choose the right word for your purpose, and clear, accessible layout ensures users can find the language they need when they need it.
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Collins Pocket Reference Thesaurus

Author: Patrick Hanks

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780004332413

Category: Angleščina - Sinonimi - Tezavri - Slovarji

Page: 564

View: 5543

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Collins English Paperback Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780008102876

Category: Reference

Page: 992

View: 3335

Collins Paperback Dictionary and Thesaurus is the perfect reference book to broaden users' knowledge, and is ideal for everyday use.Drawn from Collins' 4-billion-word database of today's English, Collins English Dictionary and Thesaurus combines a comprehensive dictionary with all the alternatives and opposites the user needs. The book is designed for ease of use, with thumb tabs on every page and all entry words highlighted in bold. This layout means that you can be sure to find all the information you need in the quickest time possible.
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Collins Concise Thesaurus

Author: Lorna Gilmour

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007156931

Category: English language

Page: 1002

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"Concise Thesaurus more look-up words, more synonyms, more antonyms, more new words, more choice, more help, more World English. The word power supplement gives you famous people lsited by occupation, plus key place names, for crossword solving and home reference." -- book jacket.
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English Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780008141714

Category: English language

Page: 704

View: 6148

This new edition is an indispensable guide to the English language. Part of the Collins Gem range âe" the world's best-selling mini dictionaries âe" it provides dictionary definitions and thesaurus synonyms on the same page for incomparable quick and easy reference. This book provides the most up-to-date words, clear definitions and accessible same-page dictionary and thesaurus texts âe" all in the handy and portable Gem format. In addition to the wide range of definitions and synonyms, it has a handy and practical supplement on punctuation and spelling rules. With its clear colour layout and matching dictionary and thesaurus entries on the same page, you can be confident to find all the latest words you need âe" and fast!
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Collins Primary Thesaurus (Collins Primary Dictionaries)

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007583664

Category: Reference

Page: 356

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Optimised for colour tablets. The images in this e-book are not suitable for viewing on black and white e-ink devices. This fantastic thesaurus is especially designed for children aged 8 and above (Key Stage 2) and supports today's Primary curriculum needs. Clear and accessible, it is an indispensable tool for young writers.
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Collins Canadian Thesaurus

Author: Collins Dictionaries Staff

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780008184582

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Page: 640

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The ideal word finder for use at home, school and the office. Comprehensive and authoritative, it gives a wide range of up-to-date entries and all the synonyms and antonyms you need.
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Collins English Dictionary

Author: John M. Sinclair

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780004725314

Category: Electronic books

Page: 1785

View: 8147

The successful Millennium Edition is now updated. People and places, which have proved such an asset in the Dictionary, have the latest dates and populations. This enables you to have all the facts and figures at your fingertips, as well as the whole breadth and depth of the language described and explained.
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The Oxford English dictionary

Vol. 1-

Author: John Andrew Simpson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198611868

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Page: N.A

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Collins English Dictionary

Author: Collins UK

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007522743

Category: Englisch

Page: 2340

View: 6161

The home of living English The largest single volume dictionary in print celebrates the extraordinary breadth and changing nature of world English, containing 80,000 new look-up words, and 100,000 new meanings. The dictionary is drawn from the Collins Corpus, the largest in the world with more than 4.5 billion words, and combined with a selection of emerging words submitted by the public via the award-winning collinsdictionary.com, the Collins English Dictionary is a democratic snapshot of real English as it is spoken today around the world. Word lovers, word gamers, word geeks. At work, at home and at school. All will be drawn in by evolving definitions, new, rare and quirky words. Explore the ever-changing landscape of the English language with award-winning author Mark Forsyth's insights in which he casts an analytical eye over the latest fields and shifts in meaning that the dictionary reflects. In an innovation that will delight word gamers and crossword solvers, the Collins English Dictionary also now uniquely includes words previously only found in the official Scrabble(tm) word list. New words, new meanings, new uses Always at the cutting edge of language change Collins offers you the very best of the new and emerging words, those that haven't quite made it yet, the ones we all love - and those we love to hate. Word enthusiast Lucy Mangan shares her passion and pique as she delves into these murky waters, taking you on a journey into the peculiarities of the new words creation process. Available in a format to suit you The Times said that "the Collins English Dictionary is a book to be treasured, no home should be without one". The 12th edition of the Collins English Dictionary is beautifully designed and printed, and despite the increase in words it is now lighter and easier to hold. Designed for day-to-day use, with a clear layout and virtual thumb tabs it is available flexible formats to suit every user - in print, as a Kindle ebook and an Apple app.
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Collins English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Author: John McHardy Sinclair,Gerald Alfred Wilkes,W. A. Krebs

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780004725031

Category: English language

Page: 1397

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The text has been completely revised, with all the words and meanings you would expect to find in a Collins dictionary as well as hundreds of synonyms and antonyms. Spellings of all irregular or confusing words are given in full; notes on current language are given for problem words; over 200 specialist subjects, such as science and computing, are fully covered; examples of real English are given on the same page for one-stop lookup; the most helpful synonyms for each word are given first and highlighted; antonym lists are given for many key words.
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Collins Pocket English Thesaurus

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007450565

Category: English language

Page: 624

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Collins Pocket Thesaurus has a wide range of up-to-date entries, a generous choice of synonyms, and thousands of antonyms, giving unrivalled everyday language coverage for a thesaurus of its size. The hard-wearing vinyl cover makes it an ideal reference book for carrying to school or work. This new edition of Collins Pocket Thesaurus provides up-to-date language coverage along with practical guidance on effective English for everyday use. All main entry words are highlighted in colour and the most helpful synonyms in each entry are given first and highlighted to ensure you find what you're looking for in the shortest time. With key antonyms included for many entries and the unique supplement, Collins Pocket Thesaurus is the ideal one-stop reference source for every home and office.
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Pocket Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Oxford University Press

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199729956

Category: Reference

Page: 893

View: 1878

"The Pocket Oxford American Dictionary & Thesaurus" is the ideal all-in-one portable reference, with a dictionary and thesaurus combined in one handy, integrated volume.
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Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Merriam-Webster

Publisher: Perfection Learning

ISBN: 9781627655460

Category: Reference

Page: 1259

View: 7132

"Integrated language tools: Synonym lists and dictionary entries combined alphabetically; Clear and concise word guidance; Abundant usage examples; Supports Common Core State Standards"--Cover.
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Collins Gem English Dictionary

Author: Collins Staff

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007456239

Category: English language

Page: 704

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Collins Gem English Dictionary, in colour, is the world's best-selling small dictionary. This new edition, in colour, is fully up-to-date, including the most popular new words to enter the English language. The 16th editions of the Gem English Dictionary is the ideal portable companion for all. The handy little dictionary gives you practical, applied knowledge in your pocket. It contains clear definitions for all the words you need on a daily basis and provides tips on spelling, and help with difficult pronunciations. The clear colour layout makes the content easily accessible and suitable for immediate use. Includes a brand new supplement tackling problems of style and etiquette in everything from letters to emails to social media sites.
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Oxford Large Print Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Wordpower Guide

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198610793

Category: Reference

Page: 1272

View: 6445

A lightweight, easy-to-hold, three-in-one volume, this large print dictionary contains more than 40,000 words, phrases, and definitions. The thesaurus offers more than 60,000 alternative words and the Wordpower Guide helps users expand their vocabulary.
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Collins Internet-linked Dictionary of Synonyms & Antonyms

Author: Collins Uk,Justin Crozier

Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780007194667

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 823

View: 3186

Even writers of the best prose get stumped occasionally. So whenever you need a level of vocabulary above the ordinary, beyond the humdrum, ahead of the pedestrian, this reference provides all the help you require. Key synonyms are highlighted, and it also boasts an invaluable supplement, "Literally Speaking," designed to help you steer clear of clichés and sort out difficult or often confused words—such as ingenious and ingenuous, discreet and discrete, and affect and effect. This handy paperback has been developed using Collins Word Web, an unparalleled and constantly updated 2.5-billion-word database of lexical data, so you can be sure you're up to speed with the very latest developments in language.
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