Collins Cobuild Primary Learner's Dictionary

Author: Collins Dictionaries

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007556540

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 528

View: 832

The 'Collins COBUILD Primary Learner's Dictionary' is a brand new, illustrated dictionary aimed at learners of English aged 7 and over. The dictionary has been specially created for primary school students, whose first language is not English, but who attend English-language schools

Cobuild Learner's Illustrated Dictionary of American English + Mobile App Access Code

Author: Collins Cobuild

Publisher: Heinle & Heinle Pub

ISBN: 9781133959267

Category: Reference

Page: 1216

View: 9988

The new Collins COBUILD Learner's Dictionary of American English is a corpus-based dictionary for low to high-intermediate learners of English, and includes content-area and academic vocabulary. Also included are a Brief Speaker's Handbook, Brief Writer's Handbook, and Brief Grammar, making this dictionary the perfect, all-in-one language tool.

Collins COBUILD Essential English Dictionary

Author: N.A

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007556533

Category: English language

Page: 128

View: 364

The Collins COBUILD Essential English Dictionary is an engaging, illustrated dictionary aimed at elementary and pre-intermediate learners of English of all ages. With over 8,000 entries, and an attractive full-colour illustrated supplement, this is the perfect dictionary for adults or younger students who are starting out on their journey of learning English. The words and phrases will equip students with English from A1 (elementary) to approximately intermediate level (B1). The Collins COBUILD Essential English Dictionary covers all the essential words, phrases and idioms that students need to learn. The definitions are written using simple language and the dictionary contains thousands of examples of real English, showing the learner how English is really used. The dictionary also includes a thesaurus which focuses on 50 of the most overused words in English and will help students to expand their vocabulary and increase their fluency. With hundreds of line drawings illustrating key terms, and the full-colour illustrated supplement of essential topics, the Collins COBUILD Essential English Dictionary is the ideal reference tool for beginner learners of English.

Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary

Author: John Sinclair

Publisher: Collins Cobuild

ISBN: 9780007210121

Category: Education

Page: 1744

View: 7306

In its two-colour layout, this dictionary offers learners of English coverage of the language. It includes a supplement, Access to English, that helps the user, with phrases illustrating important structures in areas such as, essay-writing, presentations, report-writing, and job applications.

COBUILD Primary Learner’s Dictionary

Author: N.A

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 9780007580682

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 528

View: 8833

The Collins COBUILD Primary Learner's Dictionary is an engaging, illustrated dictionary aimed at learners of English aged 7 and over. The dictionary has been specially created for primary school students, whose first language is not English, but who attend English-language schools.

Collins COBUILD Learner's Dictionary

Author: COBUILD.

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 9780007126408

Category: Education

Page: 1322

View: 4952

The Collins Cobuild line was developed specifically to meet the needs of ESL learners. The series includes a comprehensive range of dictionaries, grammar resources and usage books featuring real English as it is written and spoken today.

Collins Cobuild - Student's Dictionary Plus Grammar

Author: N.A

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

ISBN: 9780007518975

Category: English language

Page: 1088

View: 9610

This third edition of the Collins COBUILD Student's Dictionary Plus Grammar offers up-to-date coverage of today's language plus a full-length English Grammar - an invaluable combination for learners of English.

Collins COBUILD Idioms Dictionary

Author: HarperCollins UK

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007435494

Category: English language

Page: 576

View: 6634

This new edition of the Collins COBUILD Idioms Dictionary offers comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the most important English idioms from around the world. Collins COBUILD Idioms Dictionary offers in-depth coverage of the most important idioms in English, and provides additional information about how common they are, in which contexts they should be used, what they mean and how to use them. This edition has been fully revised to provide learners with detailed information on idioms in a language that is easy to understand. The new, 2-colour layout of the dictionary means that it is easier than ever for students to find the information they need. With over a thousand new idioms, this major new edition is packed with information on what idioms really mean and how to use them. Many of the new idioms come from varieties of English spoken all over the world, from Britain to the USA, from South Africa to Australia. A new feature of this edition is the addition of helpful cross-references, making finding the idiom you need easy. There is also a self-study exercise section at the back of the book so that students can practise and consolidate what they have learnt. The fully-revised thematic index provides learners with the most useful English idioms, organized according to theme, along with real corpus examples. As with all COBUILD products, the Collins Corpus provides thousands of examples showing how the idioms are used in the English language today. In addition, there are hundreds of fascinating notes on the origins of idioms, which will allow students to gain a fuller understanding of the English language. Attractively presented, the Collins COBUILD Idioms Dictionary will prove to be a fascinating and invaluable resource for learners and teachers of English and anyone who wants to gain a greater appreciation of the English language.

English Dictionaries for Foreign Learners

A History

Author: Anthony Paul Cowie

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 9780199250844

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 232

View: 442

'I would recommend every teacher of English to read this book' -Enn Veldi, Estonian Association of English Teachers (EATE) NewsletterThis is the first history of dictionaries of English for foreign learners, from their beginnings in Japan and East Asia in the 1920s to the present day. Anthony Cowie describes the evolution of the major titles, and their fight for dominance of what soon became an enormous market. He shows how developments in lexical and grammatical theory, especially in the field of phraseological analysis, crucially affected the content and structure of ELT dictionaries. He provides a critical account of the corpus-based research at the heart of contemporary dictionary compilation.

Primary Learner's British Dictionary

Author: Collins UK

Publisher: Collins Cobuild

ISBN: 9780008253196

Category:

Page: 528

View: 3281

The Collins COBUILD Primary Learner's English Dictionary is an engaging new, illustrated dictionary aimed at learners of English aged 7 and over. The dictionary has been specially created for primary school students, whose first language is not English, but who attend English-language schools. Ideal for young learners of English and primary school students who are studying through the medium of English, the Collins COBUILD Primary Learner's Dictionary covers all the essential words, phrases and idioms that students need to learn. The definitions are written using simple language and the dictionary contains thousands of examples of real English, showing the learner how English is really used. With over 8,000 entries, the dictionary also includes a wide range of cross-curricular (CLIL) vocabulary items, which will help students studying in English to build their academic vocabulary, as well as gain confidence in writing and speaking English inside and outside the classroom. With hundreds of line drawings illustrating key terms, and the full colour illustrated supplement of essential topics, the Collins COBUILD Primary Learner's Dictionary is the ideal reference tool for young learners of English.

Intermediate English Grammar and Practice

Author: Kolektif

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007423736

Category: English language

Page: 272

View: 9040

This reissue of the Collins COBUILD Intermediate English Grammar provides learners of English from intermediate level upwards with a wealth of reference and practice material. Logically organized, and clearly laid-out in colour, the Collins COBUILD Intermediate English Grammar offers detailed treatment of the important points of English grammar. Thousands of examples from the Bank of English, and hundreds of practice exercises, plus additional warning notes pointing out potential problems, help learners to understand and use English grammar correctly. The Collins COBUILD Intermediate English Grammar gives learners all the information on grammar they need to be confident in English.

COBUILD IELTS Dictionary (Collins English for IELTS)

Author: N.A

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 9780008101473

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 992

View: 4611

Collins COBUILD IELTS Dictionary contains all the vocabulary students need to succeed in the IELTS exam. It has been specially created for learners of English who plan to take the IELTS exam to demonstrate that they have the required ability to communicate effectively in English, either at work or at university.

Macquarie Dictionary

Author: Macquarie Library

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781876429669

Category: Australianisms

Page: 1940

View: 9532

This fifth edition of the Macquarie, measuring a new awareness of environment and fragility, will mark a turning of the tide in our consciousness, in the span of our response, in the way we give voice to place – and place to voice. (Her Excellency Ms Quentin Bryce, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia)Since the Macquarie Dictionary was first published in 1981, its reputation as Australia's national dictionary has gone from strength to strength. It is now nationally and internationally regarded as the standard reference on Australian English. A comprehensive and up-to-date account of our variety of English, it not only includes all those words and senses peculiar to Australian English, but also those common to the whole English-speaking world.

Collins Primary Learner's Dictionary

Author: Collins UK

Publisher: Harpercollins Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780007337552

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 528

View: 5508

The Collins Primary Learner's English Dictionary is a brand new, illustrated dictionary aimed at learners of English aged 7 and over. The dictionary has been specially created for primary school students, whose first language is not English, but who attend English-language schools. With over 8,000 entries, and an attractive full-colour illustrated supplement, this is the perfect dictionary for students who are not only learning English, but studying at school through the medium of English. The Collins Primary Learner's English Dictionary covers all the essential words, phrases and idioms that students need to learn. The definitions are written using simple language and the dictionary contains thousands of examples of real English, showing the learner how English is really used. The dictionary includes a wide range of cross-curricular vocabulary items, which will help students studying in English to build their academic vocabulary, as well as gain confidence in writing and speaking English inside and outside the classroom. With hundreds of line drawings illustrating key terms, and the full-colour illustrated supplement of essential topics, the Collins Primary Learner's English Dictionary is ideal for young learners of English.

Longman Collocations Dictionary and Thesaurus.

Author: Michael Mayor,Pearson Education

Publisher: Longman

ISBN: 9781408252253

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1472

View: 2037

This dictionary for intermediate-advanced level learners of English as a foreign language, combines a collocations (combination of words used) dictionary with a thesaurus, ensuring English learners choose the correct word and collocation every time.

Collins Cobuild Phrasal Verbs Dictionary

Author: HarperCollins UK

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007435487

Category: English language

Page: 72

View: 3284

This new edition of the Collins COBUILD Phrasal Verbs Dictionary offers comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of the most important phrasal verbs in English. Collins COBUILD Phrasal Verbs Dictionary gives learners of English detailed help with this often tricky area of the English language. This edition has been fully revised to provide learners with detailed information on phrasal verbs in a language that is easy to understand. The new, 2-colour layout of the dictionary means that it is easier than ever for students to find the information they need. With over a thousand new phrasal verbs, and thousands of updated examples from the Collins Corpus, this major new edition is packed with information on how phrasal verbs work, what they mean and how to use them. New features for this edition include an index of 200 single-word verbs and their phrasal verb equivalents, plus information on when you should use a single-word verb (for example, in academic writing) and when a phrasal verb would be more appropriate (for example, during an informal conversation with a friend). This edition also includes collocations boxes, providing students with the language they need to build natural-sounding sentences in English. There is also a self-study exercise section at the back of the book so that students can practise and consolidate what they have learnt. The fully-revised particles index provides students with in-depth information on what particles mean, boosting their vocabulary and understanding of the language. As with all COBUILD products, the Collins Corpus provides thousands of examples of real English, showing words in context and providing essential guidance on usage. Attractively presented, the Collins COBUILD Phrasal Verbs Dictionary is invaluable for all learners of English wishing to gain a fuller understanding of phrasal verbs and use them more effectively.