A combined-volume dictionary and thesaurus with over a thousand colour illustrations, clear definitions and helpful suggestions for alternative words. Includes information on parts of speech, conventions of written English and a guide to using and choosing words. A great value home or school reference book. With internet links to recommended websites with useful English language resources.
This is the reissued Colour Oxford English Dictionary. The Colour Oxford English Dictionary offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary, with 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions based on evidence from the Oxford English Corpus, a unique databank comprising hundreds of millions of words of English. Definitions are easy to understand, given [...]