The Oxford Paperback Dictionary & Thesaurus

Author: Julia Elliott,Anne Knight,Chris Cowley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198613312

Category: English language

Page: 900

View: 8763

This brand-new edition of the Oxford Paperback Dictionary & Thesaurus is a great value product, combining a dictionary and thesaurus integrated in one volume, making it an ideal reference tool for all your language needs.

Oxford Paperback Thesaurus

Author: Maurice Waite,Lucy Hollingworth,Duncan Marshall

Publisher: Oxford

ISBN: N.A

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 930

View: 3570

This up-to-date, general purpose thesaurus offers over 300,000 alternative and opposite words. Synonyms are given in order of usefulness, showing the most relevant synonym first. It now includes even more, highly illustrative, real examples of usage to show synonyms in context and help you to identify the right sense. In addition, there is a brand-new centre section containing thematic and encyclopedic lists, for example of animals, games and tools, designed to help you broaden your vocabulary, improve your general knowledge, and solve quizzes and puzzles. It is perfect for all kinds of writing needs: study, letters, reports, creative writing, and for general reference.

The Oxford Paperback Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Wordpower Guide

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198603795

Category: English language

Page: 1111

View: 3004

This volume gives you three books in one. The dictionary section offers comprehensive coverage of today's English, with over 145,000 words, phrases, and definitions, while the thesaurus has over 333,000 alternative words. Other features include clear and straightforward guidance on grammar and usage in the form of in-text boxes and thousands of example sentences illustrating words in use. The Wordpower Guide offers extra help to enrich and develop your vocabulary, and includes a section on foreign words and phrases, information on collective names foranimals and birds, useful vocabulary for word games, lists of common confusables, a section on selecting the right word, an extensive Wordbuilder section which gives instant links to related words, and a section on difficult or unusual words.

Colour Oxford Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199607923

Category: Reference

Page: 672

View: 1512

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

Paperback Oxford Large Print Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Wordpower Guide

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198610786

Category: English language

Page: 1272

View: 6319

The Paperback Oxford Large Print Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Wordpower Guide provides three books in one lightweight, easy-to-hold format. The dictionary has over 40,000 words, phrases, and definitions, while the thesaurus offers more than 75,000 alternative words. The dictionary and thesaurus entries are presented in a clear, open design, with separate dictionary and thesaurus sections matching on each page. The Wordpower Guide helps you to expand your vocabulary, and contains sections onforeign words and phrases, collective names for animals and birds, tips on commonly confused words, and a unique Wordbuilder. Its clear page layout, endorsed by and designed in association with the Royal National Institute of the Blind, offers enlarged fonts, larger margins, generous line-spacing, and good quality paper, making it quick and easy to find the word you need. Special attention has been given to the binding and choice of paper, ensuring that there is minimum 'glare' and 'show-through'. Ideal for both adults and school students, particularly those with visual impairment, the Paperback Oxford Large Print Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Wordpower Guide is a valuable reference tool for use at home, school, or the office. Portable and affordable, it is the perfect companion to the Paperback Oxford Large Print Dictionary and the Paperback Oxford Large Print Thesaurus.

Oxford Paperback Thesaurus

Author: Oxford Dictionaries,

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780199640959

Category: Reference

Page: 976

View: 6095

This up-to-date, general purpose thesaurus offers over 300,000 synonyms and antonyms.Includes a centre section containing thematic lists, for example of animals, games, and tools, designed to help you broaden your vocabulary, improve your general knowledge, and solve quizzes and puzzles.

Pocket Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Oxford University Press

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199729956

Category: Reference

Page: 893

View: 4411

"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.

The Oxford-Duden German Dictionary

German-English, English-German

Author: Clark Thyen,Oxford,ed Clark,John Bradbury Sykes,Dudenredaktion (Bibliographisches Institut),Oxford University Press

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198602484

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1728

View: 2717

This new edition provides an up-to-date and complete picture of contemporary German, including spelling changes ratified in 1996. Featured are more than 260,000 words, sample sentences, and maps. Thumb-indexed.

The Pocket Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: Frank R. Abate

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780195130973

Category: Reference

Page: 972

View: 2137

Rather than forcing readers to flip between the thesaurus for synonyms and the dictionary for definitions, "The Pocket Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus" provides a unified approach, treating meanings and related words within the same entry.

The Oxford Desk Dictionary and Thesaurus

Author: BERKLEY PUBLISHING,Oxford University Press

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780425160084

Category: Reference

Page: 972

View: 8049

A definitive language resource presents more than 150,000 up-to-date entries, along with their definitions and synonyms, as well as quick-reference sections on weights and measures, chemical elements, signs and symbols, U.S. presidents, states and capitals, and other features. Original.

Das kleine Buch der Mode

Author: Christian Dior

Publisher: Edel:Books

ISBN: 3944296788

Category: Design

Page: 128

View: 4401

Christian Diors zeitloses ModeABC – nach über 50 Jahren erstmals wieder in deutscher Sprache erhältlich! 1954 veröffentlichte Christian Dior erstmals sein persönliches Mode-Handbuch. Von A bis Z werden darin alle wichtigen Stichworte aus dem Bereich der Mode abgehandelt, über die jede stilbewusste Frau Bescheid wissen sollte – seien es Schnitte, Farben oder Materialien. Auch heute, 60 Jahre später, hat Diors Modebibel nichts von ihrer Gültigkeit verloren. Der klassische Look, der Dior berühmt machte, überzeugt durch seine zeitlose Eleganz und liegt nach wie vor voll im Trend. Das liebevoll gestaltete Büchlein mit Vintage-Charme ist daher ein Muss für alle Frauen, die sich für Mode interessieren.

The Oxford Paperback Thesaurus

Author: Maurice Waite

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198603719

Category: Electronic books

Page: 968

View: 8592

This new edition of the Oxford Paperback Thesaurus forms part of a new range of Oxford thesauruses derived from the New Oxford Thesaurus of English. It is ideal for all kinds of writing needs - for study, at home, or in the office - and it offers excellent value for money, having more alternative and opposite words than any other thesaurus at this price point. In addition, the closest and most useful alternative words are given first, with words which are closest in meaning to the entry word given in capitals, thousands of example phrases help you to select the correct word, and opposites and related terms are clearly marked.

Latein für Dummies

Author: Clifford A. Hull,Steven R. Perkins,Tracy Barr

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527814116

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 368

View: 7310

Latein lernen einmal anders. Gemeinhin gilt Lateinunterricht als nur mäßig spannend, die Autoren von "Latein für Dummies" zeigen Ihnen, wie man mit Spaß Latein lernen, auffrischen oder verbessern kann. Zwischen Konjugationen und Deklinationen erfahren Sie viel über die römische Gesellschaft, Literatur und über den ganzen Rest, der Latein auch heute noch für uns interessant macht. Mit einem kleinen Wörterbuch und vielen Konjugations- und Deklinationstabellen sowie Übungen samt Lösungen ist dies der ideale Einsteiger- und Auffrischungskurs für die Lateiner von morgen.

Englisch ist nicht easy

Ein illustrierter Sprachführer

Author: Luci Gutiérrez

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783888979781

Category:

Page: 352

View: 3997

Oxford Dictionary of English

Author: Angus Stevenson

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199571120

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 2069

View: 1598

19 pages of contents in middle of book between end of L and beginning of M

Just My Type

Ein Buch über Schriften

Author: Simon Garfield

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783550088797

Category: Calligraphy

Page: 368

View: 1917

Schriftnamen kennt jeder aus seiner Textverarbeitungssoftware. Was aber verbirgt sich hinter den gegenwärtig genutzten Schriften? Woher kommen sie, wie wirken sie, wo tauchen sie auf? Unterhaltsam und lehrreich!

Learning Legal Skills and Reasoning

Author: Sharon Hanson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317391292

Category: Law

Page: 712

View: 6919

Language skills, study skills, argument skills and legal knowledge are vital to every law student, professional lawyer and academic. Learning Legal Skills and Reasoning discusses the main sources of English law and explains how to work with legal texts in order to construct credible legal arguments which can be applied in coursework, exams or presentations. Learning Legal Skills and Reasoning Discusses how to find and understand sources of both domestic and European Union Law Develops effective disciplined study techniques, including referencing, general reading, writing and oral skills and explains how to make good use of the university print and e-library Contains chapters on writing law essays, problem questions and examinations, and on oral skills including presentations and mediation skills Packed full of practical examples and diagrams across the range of legal skills from language and research skills to mooting and negotiation, this textbook will be invaluable to law students seeking to acquire a range of discreet legal skills in order to use them together to produce competent assessed work.

Oxford Large Print Thesaurus

Author: N.A

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780198608875

Category: English language

Page: 1061

View: 9395

Authoritative, up-to-date, and with exceptionally clear print, the Paperback Oxford Large Print Thesaurus contains over 130,000 alternative and opposite words, drawing on the most recent findings of the language research programme at Oxford University Press. Its clear page layout, designed in association with the Royal National Institute for the Blind, offers enlarged fonts, larger margins, generous line-spacing, and good quality paper, making it quick and easy to find the word you need. Special attention has been given to the binding and choice of paper, ensuring that there is minimum 'glare' and 'show-through'. Ideal for both adults and children, particularly those with vision impairment, the Paperback Oxford Large Print Thesaurus is a valuable reference tool for use at home, school, or the office, and is great for word games. Lightweight and affordable, it is also the perfect companion to the Paperback Oxford Large Print Dictionary.