Oxford Concise School DictionaryBook - 2002
The Oxford Concise School Dictionary is an abridged edition of the Oxford School Dictionary for students aged 10+. Special features:* Comprehensive coverage of new words.* Headwords in bold to find words more easily.* Information boxes to give word families, usage, language and grammar notes.* Pronunciation guides to help with unusual words.* Idiomatic phrases and expressions are fully defined. * Derived words to expand vocabulary. * Labels (formal/informal) to encourage accurate use of language. Features:* Definitions are clear and accurate. * Up-to-date example sentences and phrases to show how words are used in context. * Parts of speech and inflections written out in full to build grammatical skills.* Introduction to show how to use the dictionary.* Appendices include weights and measures and countries and peoples list.