Pocket Oxford Thesaurus

Pocket Oxford Thesaurus

Author: Sara Hawker

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: IND:30000110566381

Category: English language

Page: 894

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A handy hardback volume for home, school, or work, the Pocket Oxford Thesaurus features synonyms and antonyms for everyday words, as well as language help. Updated with all the latest must-know vocabulary, and with a completely revised text, this second edition is an invaluable tool for anyone who writes for work, school, or pleasure, or anyone looking for the word on the tip of their tongue. The centre section of this thesaurus has been revised and now contains even more lists of nouns, such as insects, fruits, or drinks. This information can help you to broaden your knowledge, or to find the answer you are looking for in a quiz or a puzzle. The A-Z text of the thesaurus features usage notes to help you identify frequently confused words, such as affect and effect, or compliment and complement, so that you can avoid common pitfalls when you are writing. This thesaurus also contains Word Link features, helping you to find words that are closely associated with each other. For example, the Word Link at the entrylaw informs you that the words legal, judicial, and juridicial all relate to laws, and the Word Link at darkness reveals that the fear of darkness is called scotophobia. Packed with extra tips and help, and with a completely revised and up-to-date text, the Pocket Oxford Thesaurus is an ideal reference book for anyone who wants to improve their writing.
Pocket Oxford Thesaurus
Language: en
Pages: 894
Authors: Sara Hawker
Categories: English language
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

A handy hardback volume for home, school, or work, the Pocket Oxford Thesaurus features synonyms and antonyms for everyday words, as well as language help. Updated with all the latest must-know vocabulary, and with a completely revised text, this second edition is an invaluable tool for anyone who writes for
Oxford English Mini Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 659
Authors: Oxford Dictionaries
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-09 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

An easy-to-use dictionary containing 90,000 up-to-date words, phrases, and definitions.
Pocket Oxford American Dictionary and Thesaurus
Language: en
Pages: 893
Authors: Oxford Oxford Languages
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

"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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Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Diana Lea, Oxford University Press
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-04 - Publisher:

Up to 12 synonyms given for each of 5,000 key words Different terms are clearly marked, for example, British/American, formal/informal, approving or disapproving 100s of notes help identify the exact differences between pairs of synonyms Patterns and collocations help learners use the synonyms in context
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Language: en
Pages: 1086
Authors: Maurice Waite
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-09 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

"Based on the New Oxford dictionary of English"--Preface.