Color Oxford English Dictionary

Based on the Oxford English Corpus, this reference provides a up-to-date selection of 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions given in a clear, simple style, avoiding technical language.

Color Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198614401

Page: 818

View: 342

Based on the Oxford English Corpus, this reference provides a up-to-date selection of 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions given in a clear, simple style, avoiding technical language.

Colour Oxford English Dictionary

An authoritative and easy-to-use dictionary, containing 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions, and Better English, a centre section giving guidance on spelling and punctuation.

Colour Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199607915

Page: 848

View: 496

"First published as the Little Oxford dictionary"--T.p. verso.

Color Oxford English Dictionary

Based on evidence from the Oxford English Corpus, a databank with hundreds of millions of words of English, this dictionary provides a selection of 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions and offers a coverage of essential, everyday ...

Color Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford University

ISBN: 9780198614418

Page: 818

View: 269

Based on evidence from the Oxford English Corpus, a databank with hundreds of millions of words of English, this dictionary provides a selection of 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions and offers a coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary. It also features notes on spelling and grammar.

Color Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

The Color Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus provides a complete dictionary and thesaurus in one handy volume. The last edition of this book was a huge success.

Color Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780199226917

Page: 669

View: 511

The Color Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus provides a complete dictionary and thesaurus in one handy volume. The last edition of this book was a huge success. Now, in its new edition, it has been fully updated and contains a new 30-page center section on Effective English which covers the basics of writing English and how to get the best out of your thesaurus. The design is extremely user-friendly. Each page is split between thesaurus and dictionary, with headwords, phrases, and key synonyms all in color, so they are easy to find. The dictionary contains over 50,000 words, phrases, and definitions, and the thesaurus provides 65,000 synonyms, ensuring all of your everyday vocabulary is covered. This Dictionary and Thesaurus fits easily into a bag or back pack and is ideal at home, on the move, and in the office.

Colour Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

The Colour Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus is a convenient, compact, and portable reference book to help with studies or to solve everyday language problems and puzzles, wherever you are.This third edition features a brand new colour layout ...

Colour Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780199579327

Page: 772

View: 769

The Colour Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus is a convenient, compact, and portable reference book to help with studies or to solve everyday language problems and puzzles, wherever you are. This third edition features a brand new colour layout. The thesaurus entry for a word sits directly alongside the dictionary entry so that you do not have to hunt around the page to find the word you are looking for. This new edition contains a centre section on 'Effective English' which covers the basics of writing English and how to get the best out of your thesaurus. Packed with help and information, the Oxford Colour Dictionary and Thesaurus is an ideal reference for home, school, or work.

Colour Oxford Thesaurus

An easy-to-use dictionary and thesaurus in one volume containing over 140,000 synonyms and antonyms.

Colour Oxford Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199607923

Page: 672

View: 498

An easy-to-use dictionary and thesaurus in one volume containing over 140,000 synonyms and antonyms.

Colour Oxford Canadian Dictionary of Current English

Based on the critically acclaimed bestselling Canadian Oxford Dictionary, the Colour Oxford Canadian Dictionary of Current English offers a reliable description of Canadian spelling, pronunciation, and meaning in a durable and portable ...

Colour Oxford Canadian Dictionary of Current English

Author: Katherine Barber

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page: 996

View: 299

Based on the critically acclaimed bestselling Canadian Oxford Dictionary, the Colour Oxford Canadian Dictionary of Current English offers a reliable description of Canadian spelling, pronunciation, and meaning in a durable and portable format. With each head word in colour it is easy for the user to find words quickly. With 125,000 words, phrases, and definitions, this dictionary features over 800 uniquely Canadian words and senses. Definitions are presented so the meaning most familiar to Canadians appears first, with each of these entries being exceptionally reliable - the result of Oxford's unparalleled language resources and thorough research into the language. Designed to fulfill users' everyday reference needs, the Colour Oxford Canadian Dictionary of Current English offers Canadians essential core vocabulary for everyday use.

Color Oxford Thesaurus

This major new edition offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential vocabulary, providing a fresh selection of 140,000 alternative and opposite words.

Color Oxford Thesaurus

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198614500

Page: 648

View: 394

This major new edition offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential vocabulary, providing a fresh selection of 140,000 alternative and opposite words.

The Oxford Colour Dictionary

Based on the extremely successful Little Oxford Dictionary, this new Oxford color dictionary provides quick access to the spelling and meaning of more 50,000 words, including over 55,000 clear translations.

The Oxford Colour Dictionary

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198631644

Page: 772

View: 340

Based on the extremely successful Little Oxford Dictionary, this new Oxford color dictionary provides quick access to the spelling and meaning of more 50,000 words, including over 55,000 clear translations. Now in an attractive color layout, with a practical flexible binding that bends but never breaks, this handy reference provides all the critical information you need when away from home or the library. With many outstanding features based on the needs and comments of users and experts, The Oxford Compact Color Dictionary offers enhanced guidance on alternative and difficult spellings, special new panels explaining points of grammar and grammatical terminology, expanded coverage of new technical and scientific terms (with new words, such as chatline, ciabatta, ethnic cleansing, political correctness, ram-raiding, and ungreen), and completely up-to-date coverage of idiomatic English, from carer to galleria, to mountain bike. In addition, this light and portable reference includes appendices of countries, peoples of the world, and weights and measures, as well as new usage notes offering advice on common problems, and pronunciations for awkward words, making it the lexicon choice for people on the road.

Oxford Colour Spanish Dictionary Plus

Oxford Colour Spanish Dictionary Plus

Author:

Publisher: OXFORD University Press

ISBN: 9780198609032

Page: 621

View: 907

Authoritative and up-to-the-minute, this edition of the Oxford Colour Spanish Dictionary Plus has been revised to include the very latest vocabulary, covering over 100,000 words, phrases, and translations. Packed with extra features, the dictionary includes a fascinating A-Z of life and culture in the Spanish-speaking world, handy sample letters and emails, and helpful guidance on grammar and pronunciation, making it the perfect reference for students and holiday-makers alike. In addition, it offers word games to help improve your dictionary skills and your vocabulary, regular and irregular Spanish verb tables, and tips on usage. Colour headwords make the dictionary clear, accessible, and easy to use, and its durable cover means that it's ideal for use at home and school, and while travelling.

The Oxford English Reference Dictionary

The Oxford English Reference Dictionary extends the aims of conventional dictionaries to be more useful, more practical, and more informative.

The Oxford English Reference Dictionary

Author: Judy Pearsall

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198600466

Page: 1781

View: 446

The Oxford English Reference Dictionary extends the aims of conventional dictionaries to be more useful, more practical, and more informative. It provides an extensive English dictionary, as well as proper name entries on people, places, science, etc.

Colour Oxford Dictionary Thesaurus

An authoritative and easy-to-use dictionary and thesaurus in one volume containing 45,000 words, phrases, and definitions and 65,000 synonyms.

Colour Oxford Dictionary   Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780199607938

Page: 800

View: 627

An authoritative and easy-to-use dictionary and thesaurus in one volume containing 45,000 words, phrases, and definitions and 65,000 synonyms.

Oxford Color French Dictionary Plus

This edition is fully revised with up-to-date coverage of all the essential vocabulary of everyday life.

Oxford Color French Dictionary Plus

Author: Marianne Chalmers

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page: 626

View: 862

This edition is fully revised with up-to-date coverage of all the essential vocabulary of everyday life. There are over 100,000 words, phrases, and translations, along with special treatment of key words: frequently-used words, which are the building blocks to learning the language, are given a special layout and usage notes to help learners use with them correctly. New warning symbols make slang and informal words and expressions instantly identifiable and an A-Z of cultural information helps students further their understanding of the French-speaking world.

Oxford English Dictionary

The text of this version has been augmented with the inclusion of the Oxford English Dictionary Additions Series (Volumes 1-3), published in 1993 and 1997, the Bibliography to the Second Edition, and other ancillary material.

Oxford English Dictionary

Author: John A. Simpson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780195218893

Page:

View: 852

The Oxford English Dictionary is the internationally recognized authority on the evolution of the English language from 1150 to the present day. The Dictionary defines over 500,000 words, making it an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, pronunciation, and history of the English language. This new upgrade version of The Oxford English Dictionary Second Edition on CD-ROM offers unparalleled access to the world's most important reference work for the English language. The text of this version has been augmented with the inclusion of the Oxford English Dictionary Additions Series (Volumes 1-3), published in 1993 and 1997, the Bibliography to the Second Edition, and other ancillary material. System requirements: PC with minimum 200 MHz Pentium-class processor; 32 MB RAM (64 MB recommended); 16-speed CD-ROM drive (32-speed recommended); Windows 95, 98, Me, NT, 200, or XP (Local administrator rights are required to install and open the OED for the first time on a PC running Windows NT 4 and to install and run the OED on Windows 2000 and XP); 1.1 GB hard disk space to run the OED from the CD-ROM and 1.7 GB to install the CD-ROM to the hard disk: SVGA monitor: 800 x 600 pixels: 16-bit (64k, high color) setting recommended. Please note: for the upgrade, installation requires the use of the OED CD-ROM v2.0.

The Oxford Color French Dictionary

Including culinary and motoring terms that will be especially useful for students traveling through France or any other French-speaking country, this referece guide is a must for any student needing a quick and easy reference to the French ...

The Oxford Color French Dictionary

Author: Michael Janes

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198600190

Page: 560

View: 902

Written with speakers of both English and French in mind, The Oxford Color French Dictionary contains clear and concise definitions of over 50,000 words and phrases, with over 70,000 translations, including the most useful words and expressions of the English and French languages today. Completely up-to-date, this comprehensive dictionary offers highly visible color headwords and clear color highlighting of key words and phrases that make finding a particular definition easy. It is enhanced with technical jargon and slang, and pronunciations are made simple with the standard international phonetic alphabet, which guides the user through even the most difficult words. Designed to meet the needs of both English- and French-speaking people, this handy color dictionary provides wide-ranging and current coverage of the vocabulary of everyday life. It is packed with example sentences and idiomatic phrases showing words in use, common abbreviations, pronunciations, and irregular plurals and past tenses of verbs. Including culinary and motoring terms that will be especially useful for students traveling through France or any other French-speaking country, this referece guide is a must for any student needing a quick and easy reference to the French language.

The Oxford Color Spanish Dictionary Plus

This thoroughly updated edition covers essential everyday Spanish vocabulary and includes an A-to-Z guide to cultural information.

The Oxford Color Spanish Dictionary Plus

Author: Christine Lea

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198645665

Page: 621

View: 770

This thoroughly updated edition covers essential everyday Spanish vocabulary and includes an A-to-Z guide to cultural information.

The Oxford colour Spanish dictionary

Using the text of the popular Oxford Paperback Spanish Dictionary, this new colour dictionary provides quick and easy access to the essential vocabulary of Spanish and English. It is an invaluable reference for students and tourists.

The Oxford colour Spanish dictionary

Author: Christine Lea

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198645405

Page: 512

View: 255

Using the text of the popular Oxford Paperback Spanish Dictionary, this new colour dictionary provides quick and easy access to the essential vocabulary of Spanish and English. It is an invaluable reference for students and tourists.

Oxford English Dictionary Additions Series

ANTTCOLOUR antibody-positive a., having, or characterized by the presence of,
the antibodies associated with a particular antigen or disease. 1969 Cumulated
Index Medieus: Subject Index (1970) X. 6804/3 (title) Characteristics of ...

Oxford English Dictionary Additions Series

Author: J. A. Simpson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198600275

Page: 405

View: 699

This is the third in a major series of volumes supplementing the Second Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary. Volume 3 contains 3,000 new words and meanings from around the English-speaking world, including the UK (Citizen's Charter), North America (affluential, Clintonomics), Australia (beardie), and the West Indies (zouk). A wide variety of subjects is covered, including the sciences (buckyball, nanotechnology, Tourette syndrome), finance (junk bond, negative equity), literary theory (metafiction), computing (freeware, core dump), and sport (basho, lowball).

Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Book & CD-ROM Set Oxford Dictionaries, Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite. 283.
colonial. |. colour-fast. colonial adj. 1 relating to or characteristic of a colony or
colonies. 2 (of architecture or furniture) in the style of the period of the British ...

Concise Oxford English Dictionary

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199601100

Page: 1682

View: 992

Offers definitions for English words and phrases, along with observations about the evolution of the dictionary since its first edition and tables that contain information for such topics as countries and chemical elements.

The Oxford Color German Dictionary

Designed for tourists, travelers, business people, and students, this useful language dictionary provides clear and concise definitions of 50,000 words and phrases plus wide-ranging and current coverage of the vocabulary of everyday life.

The Oxford Color German Dictionary

Author: Gunhild Prowe

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198601890

Page: 508

View: 277

Designed for tourists, travelers, business people, and students, this useful language dictionary provides clear and concise definitions of 50,000 words and phrases plus wide-ranging and current coverage of the vocabulary of everyday life.