Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers
Category: Juvenile Fiction
From the publishers of the best-selling Macmillan Dictionary for Children, here is the Macmillan Dictionary for Students. Authoritative and easy to use, it is the most comprehensive dictionary geared specifically to the needs of junior-high and high-school students. It contains 90,000 entries, 120,000 definitions, and more than 1,900 illustrations to make meanings absolutely clear. The Macmillan Dictionary for Students also offers such helpful features as 34,000 illustrative sentences, 19,000 notes on word origins, and 2,000 synonym studies.
The Macmillan Australian Student Dictionary is a comprehensive reference tool for students aged from 10 to 15 years. It has been specifically written for Australian students, and is an essential aid for them as they explore our language and develop their own language skills.This second edition has been thoroughly revised and updated, with hundreds of new words reflecting technological and cultural developments in our modern world.Features of the Macmillan Australian Student Dictionary: more than 20,000 words and phrases updated with new words and definitions clear definitions example sentences and phrases usage notes vocabulary extension similar and opposite words spelling tips easy-to-use pronunciation guide grammar and punctuation guide
Defines 35,000 entries for the beginning reader through the middle grader. Includes a reference section with maps, a time line, and information about flags of the world, U.S. Presidents, and measurement.
The second edition of the Macmillan English Dictionary now contains a wealth of new material, while building on the innovative features that won it two prestigious awards.The most frequent 7,500 words in English - the ideal vocabulary size for an advanced learner - are printed in red, graded with stars, and explained with extra detail about how you should use them.This new edition includes: hundreds of new words (satnav, greenwash, carbon trading, adspend, crystal meth, cyberlaw, geoecono
THE COMPLETELY REVISED AND UPDATED EDITION OF THE #1 Children's Dictionary More information • More color photos - More features that will attract and inform - Up-to-date entries and definitions in a visually appealing, easy-to-use design - Special features, such as "Language Note" boxes that give advice on word usage, "Word History" sections that explain the derivations of selected words, "Expanded Entry" areas that supply more information on selected words and topics - The newest scientific, computer, and cultural terms for the modern child Authoritative - Accurate - Current The Most Complete Reference Tool for Today's Child
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
This dictionary features extensive coverage of terms used in psychology and in related fields, including psychiatry, artificial intelligence, linguistics, statistics, neurology, neurophysiology, brain chemistry, genetics and others. This edition incorporates over 1000 new terms that have come into usage since publication of the first edition in 1987. In addition, the definitions of many of the original terms have been revised.
The Palgrave Macmillan Dictionary of Women's Biography contains details of the lives of over 2100 women from all periods, cultures and walks of life - from queens to TV chefs, engineers to stand up comics, pilots to poisoners. With subsections for further reading, comprehensive subject index and a bibliographical survey, this dictionary of women's biography is an invaluable reference source.