A new American Dictionary specifically designed for learners of
English. Written for individuals working to improve their English
language skills. Featuring over 42,000 words, phrases, and meanings
- including help with grammar, collocations, synonyms, and word
choice - our learner's dictionary uses the words you already know
to define new vocabulary. In addition, the American Dictionary for
learners of English includes interactive tools to help students
plan, write and review their written work.
Researched with help from an Advisory Board of language experts who
understand the needs of English learners or any students who are
struggling with writing.
- It's not enough to know the right vocabulary - students also have
to know which words go together if they want to sound natural. The
Oxford 3000 keywords, together with the new the Academic Word List,
content area words, Topic Collocation boxes, and the synonym
information gives students exactly the right tools to develop the
vocabulary that is most relevant to their needs.
- Our research showed that illustrations help students quickly
understand difficult words - even at an advanced level. We included
over 600 color illustrations to complement words students find most
- The dictionary includes a full-featured CD-ROM with access to
the complete A-Z dictionary, all illustrations, a topic dictionary,
quick word lookup with the Oxford Genie, and spoken headwords along
with record and playback functions to practice pronunciation
- The interactive Oxford iWriter (available on CD-ROM) guides
students through the stages of planning, writing and reviewing a
range of different written tasks. There are 11 writing models,
showing structure, notes and sample content. There's advice on
choosing the right language, how to use language in order to sound
more formal, more objective, or to avoid repetition. When students
start their own writing, they choose their task type from the list
of 15 options for academic and professional use.
- Help students get the most out of the Oxford American
Dictionary for learners of English with the Oxford American
Dictionary Vocabulary Builder
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