An easy-to-use family dictionary to boost spelling and improve vocabulary for writing and speaking - the perfect homework help. With over 50,000 words, including school subject vocabulary, clear definitions and age-appropriate examples and word puzzles and games, and over 1000 photographs andillustrations to support the entries and give extra information. The alphabet and letter tabs are provided on every page to make navigation quick and easy and there are child-friendly examples to show how words are used everyday, as well as help with pronunciation for difficult words. The idealfamily dictionary to help with homework and a fantastic companion to the Oxford Illustrated Children's Thesaurus.
An easy-to-use family thesaurus to boost wordpower and spark creative writing with new vocabulary-building activities, over 40,000 synonyms and examples to help you pick the best words. Packed with high-quality photos, word webs on key topics to help with project work, overused word panels and writing tips - it is the perfect homework help.
Over 30,000 words, clear and accessible meanings and age-appropriate example sentences, make this an ideal dictionary for homework help for children aged 8+. Each letter opens with a fun word fact such as at A: "almost" is the longest word with all the letters in alphabetical order, and it isillustrated throughout. Compiled using the Oxford Children's Corpus, it reflects children's vocabulary and delivers support and help where it's needed. The new supplement shows grammar and punctuation in action - making it easy to see how to write clearly and effective as well as targeting the topwords children most often misspell.
This major new edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Dictionary has a contemporary, bright, child-friendly design. There are over 400 new 3D illustrations, photographs, diagrams and full appendices to build vocabulary. Accessible and easy to use, written to ensure meanings are clear, parts of speech and inflections are given in full.
This new colourful thesaurus is for children aged 7+ to discover different words for writing. It contains thousands of synonyms, panels of alternatives for overused words like 'nice', writing tips and related word webs, navigation tips, examples from favourite books and a supplement of extra vocabulary.
A new edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Dictionary in paperback with additional entries and over 7000 words from across all school subjects to support the higher vocabulary expectations in the new curriculum. Entries are simple and clear, and include numbered meanings, word classes,inflections and relevant child-friendly example sentences. Topic word lists help with key subject vocabulary and a new feature section provides support for tricky spellings, punctuation terms and activities to help children check and edit their writing. Easy-to-use and brightly illustrated, it isthe perfect dictionary for developing dictionary skills, boosting word power and building confidence. Also available in durable hardback format and an ideal companion to the new updated edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Thesaurus. Go online at www.oxfordschooldictionaries.com for theaccompanying free downloadable activities.
Including 10,000 words and phrases in colour, this title contains pronunciation guides for difficult words; information on Word Families, Usage, Compounds and Derived words. It also includes style labels to encourage accurate use of language; and example sentences and phrases that show how words are used in context.
There are 52 topic-based pages, with attractive colour pictures. The topics are relevant and interesting to children - e.g. at the seaside; sport; having fun; in space; What time is it? Each topic introduces about 15 new words, clearly printed and illustrated. All words are listed in an alphabetical index with phonetic transcription. Simple exercises in this new edition help children talk about each topic picture, and spell and alphabetize new words. It can be used at home or in class, as a basis for oral or written activities.
The new Oxford Children's French-English Visual Dictionary is ideal for learning thousands of French words for a range of topics from the human body to the environment. With illustrated items and engaging scenes labelled in both French and English, it is easy to learn the word you were looking for - and a whole lot more!
This major new edition of the Oxford Junior Illustrated Thesaurus has new contemporary 3D artwork, and a modern, accessible look and feel. Specially written by children's word experts, it will support young creative writers at school and at home.