Oxford Mini Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0199692637
Release Date: 2012-01-26
Genre: Reference

An easy-to-use integrated dictionary and thesaurus containing 40,000 up-to-date words, phrases, and definitions and 65,000 synonyms and antonyms.

Oxford Mini Dictionary Thesaurus and Wordpower Guide

Author: Sara Hawker
Publisher: Oxford University
ISBN: 0198604475
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Reference

The Mini Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Wordpower Guide provides three mini books in one handy and affordable format. The dictionary has over 40,000 words, phrases, and definitions, while the thesaurus has more than 75,000 alternative words. The dictionary and thesaurus entries are presented in a brand-new design, with separate dictionary and thesaurus sections matching on each page. There are also clearly indicated in-text usage notes which give guidance on usage and spelling. The Wordpower Guide offers extra help with vocabulary along with other sections that will help you to use the English language more effectively.

Oxford Mini Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199666140
Release Date: 2013-05-09
Genre: Reference

An easy-to-use thesaurus containing over 120,000 synonyms and antonyms.

Oxford Mini School Dictionary Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0192756974
Release Date: 2012-05-03
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

TheOxford Mini School Dictionary and Thesaurus is the perfect one-volume reference tool. Ideal for school bags in this handy mini format, it is packed with curriculum vocabulary, and language and writing support for primary students about to start secondary school. It is now available in a new eco-friendly cover.

The Oxford Minireference Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Sara Hawker
Publisher: Oxford University
ISBN: 0198601832
Release Date: 1998-02
Genre: Reference

The Oxford Minireference Dictionary & Thesaurus, now with an attractive new cover, is clearer, more accurate, and easier to use than any other combined dictionary/thesaurus reference. Where other combined volumes print a separate dictionary and thesaurus text across the same page (for an approximate match), The Oxford Minireference Dictionary and Thesaurus is the only mini to combine both dictionary and thesaurus features within individual entries. Each set of synonyms is keyed to a particular dictionary sense and definition for greater accuracy and ease of use, and the unique integrated entries allow for quick and easy one-stop reference. With 30,000 dictionary entries and a massive 115,000 synonyms, this is the most useful and helpful minidictionary and thesaurus combination available.

Oxford English Mini Dictionary

Author: Charlotte Buxton
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199640966
Release Date: 2013-05-09
Genre: Reference

Quick and easy to useUp-to-date coverage of over 90,000 words, phrases, and definitionsThis small dictionary offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary with over 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions based on evidence from the Oxford English Corpus, a unique data bank comprising hundreds of millions of words of English. Definitions are easy to understand, given in a clear, simple style, and avoiding technical language. Access our free dictionary service Oxford Dictionaries Online at oxforddictionaries.com.Readership: For anyone needing an affordable and easily portable dictionary. Ideal for quick reference for home, work, or study.

Oxford English Mini Dictionary

Author: Catherine Soanes
Publisher: OXFORD University Press
ISBN: IND:30000093661019
Release Date: 2007
Genre: English language

Revised ed. of: Oxford English minidictionary / edited by Georgia Hole, Sara Hawker, 6th ed., c2004.

Oxford Mini School Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries
Publisher:
ISBN: 0192747096
Release Date: 2016-05-05
Genre:

This authoritative new edition of the bestselling Oxford School Thesaurus boosts vocabulary and improves writing skills through new curriculum support. With the help of the Oxford Children's Corpus, the largest bank of children's language in English, the thesaurus is able to proivde a range ofcarefully-levelled words, synonyms and antonyms and age-appropriate example sentences. These are written in the natural language of contemporary children using contexts that will make the thesaurus easy and enjoyable for every child to use. Phrasal verbs, idioms, and writing tips help to explore therichness of language and make writing more effective, whether in creative writing or in essays, projects, reports and letters.A writing supplement with spelling, grammar and punctuation support makes this a complete toolkit to enhance basic literacy skills, build confidence, deliver the curriculum and help children prepare for the level of writing expected at secondary school. As with all Oxford children's thesauruses, ithas been trialled with teachers. A perfect buy, in a portable mini format with a refreshing new look, an essential for any backpack. Free downloadable word games, puzzles and activities are available at www.oxforddictionaries.com/schools

Oxford Mini Thesaurus

Author: Martin Nixon
Publisher: Oxford University
ISBN: 0198607113
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Reference

Oxford Mini Thesaurus : Over 130 000 alternative and opposite words. Clear and easy-to-use layout. New : supplements including lists of commonly confused and misspelled words.

The Little Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Sara Hawker
Publisher:
ISBN: 0198602251
Release Date: 1998
Genre: English language

The Little Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus provides an authoritative dictionary and an extensive easy-to-use thesaurus all in one. Designed to be a convenient and comprehensive reference work, individual entries contain both dictionary definitions for an accurate and up-to-date guide to the language as well as thesaurus synonyms to increase your vocabulary and improve your style. Where thesaurus synonyms are slang, derogatory or old-fashioned uses of words, they are labelled to give you guidance. This new `Little' Oxford book will be useful on many occasions, from writing a letter to solving a crossword puzzle. This revised edition also contains a new reverse dictionary supplement, which provides a guide to related words, a vocabulary builder, and a puzzle-solver all in one.

Oxford Mini School Thesaurus

Author: R. E. Allen
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199115184
Release Date: 2007-05
Genre: English language

This is a major new edition, now in colour, of best-selling Oxford Mini School Thesaurus for 10+. It is the best quick reference tool available today and is particularly useful for primary school leavers preparing to start secondary school. Packed with information, it includes over 150,000 synonyms and alternative words and phrases, up-to-date words from the curriculum, and level-appropriate examples and context to lead the pupil to the most appropriate synonym. The clear and accessible design, the alphabet down the side of every page, and specially highlighted information on overused words and topic words, makes finding the word you are looking for quick and easy. An extended supplement on Top 10 Tips for Writing Narrative will give pupils all the writing support they need. The Oxford Mini School Thesaurus is compact enough to fit into any pocket, has a durable, vinyl cover and is perfect to use at home and at school.

Oxford Minireference Thesaurus

Author: Martin Nixon
Publisher: Oxford University
ISBN: 0198602561
Release Date: 1999
Genre: English language

A new edition of this best-selling thesaurus from Oxford has 150,000 synonyms and antonyms, which are organized with those closest in meaning to the headword placed first in the entry. This is a major departure from the A-Z organization of entries in the current edition, and now brings this closer into line with Oxford's larger thesauruses. There is clear and comprehensive cross-referencing to both relevant alternative and opposite words, which improves the accessibility of the text. There are an increased number of example phrases to clarify tricky or unusual words. In the appendix there is a new 16-page Word Builder which consists of thematic noun lists, such as architectural styles, parts of the body, and collective terms for animals. This will help the user widen their vocabulary. The improved design opens up the text to make it far more accessible than the previous edition.

Oxford American Writer s Thesaurus

Author: Christine A. Lindberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0195342844
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Reference

"Written by writers for writers, this innovative thesaurus truly advances the time-honored word source. Some 25,000 word meanings and connotations are elucidated by means of more than 300,000 synonyms, 10,000 antonymns, 250 word notes written by noted authors, and generous listings of example sentences. Many special features, such as usage notes, word spectrums, and a language guide, further clarify a word's many nuances and assist the user in finding just the right expression. For all readers, wordsmiths, scribblers, and hacks, Oxford's new thesaurus should be on every library's reference shelf."--"Reference that rocks," American Libraries, May 2005.