The most comprehensive and up to date lower-primary dictionary available in Australia, jam-packed with features to encourage confidence in Australian primary school
students learning to use a dictionary for the first time.
Since its release in mid 2005, The Australian Integrated Primary School Dictionary & Thesaurus has become one of the bestselling primary school dictionaries in Australia. Now reprinted with new cover artwork and a reduced size, this innovative reference tool will be even easier for students to use and learn from.
The Australian Primary Dictionary clearly defines the words that children aged 10-12 are likely to encounter in their reading or want to use in their writing. Great care has been taken to include words from a range of subject areas, to provide help right across the curriculum.
Each entry has two parts; a concise dictionary definition and an expanded description which more fully explains each term or concept
The dictionary has a selection of ‘commentary pages', specially written to explain more complex issues in context
This is a thoroughly revised and updated new edition of Australia's best-selling dictionary. Extensive and versatile, this dictionary is firmly established as a favourite reference in schools, homes and offices. es.
Oxford's school dictionaries and thesauruses have been compiled with the needs of Australian students in mind. Based on the research of the Australian National Dictionary Centre in Canberra, they contain up-to-date Australian English usage and meanings. Each title is also tailored to ensure that it provides the right amount of details for your students, whatever their age.
Containing over 20,000 headwords, this new edition has been completely revised and updated using the database of Australian English at the Australian National Dictionary Centre in Canberra. This new edition includes hundreds of new entries that reflect contemporary word creation. Compiled with the needs of students aged between 10 and 16 in mind, the Australian School Oxford Basic Dictionary is easy to use and features:
*a simple respelling system used for pronunciation
*clear definitions with Australian usage
*interesting and useful derivations that shed light on meaning and help with recognition of word elements
This major new edition of the Oxford Paperback German Dictionary has been completely revised and updated to cover the latest vocabulary. Frequently-used words, which are the building blocks to learning the language, are given a special layout and usage notes to help users deal with them correctly. Slang, and infomal words and expressions are clearly identified by warning symbols. This dictionary also includes a guide to German pronunciation and a table of irregular German verbs.
This is a brand new edition of the Oxford Colour French Dictionary Plus. This dictionary is an effective and practical reference tool for any student, adult learners, or travellers. It is especially user-friendly, with a colourful design that makes it easy to find the word you are looking for quickly. It also has usage notes, giving you help with tricky and frequently occurring words, verb lists, and grammar notes. This edition also sees a completely refreshed and up-to-date centre section.
Over 45,000 words and phrases, 50,000 translations
Derived from the universally acclaimed Oxford-Duden German Dictionary, this dictionary is designed specifically to meet the needs of students in their first years of studying German, whether at school or college. It is also indispensable for business users, whether as a travel or desk dictionary. All the new German spellings have been incorporated into the text.