This title features new cover with annotated dictionary extract to give instant information on level, suitability, and content. "The Oxford Pocket School Dictionary" is specially written for students aged 11+ at school and at home. Its special features include: coverage of new words like Website, DVD, euro; special word family boxes tying groups of words together, like chronic, chronological, chronology; and more information on word origins, usage, language and grammar. Its features also include: headwords in bold to find words easily; clear and accurate definitions tailored to secondary level readers; modern examples and phrases to show how words are used in context; word classes (parts of speech) and inflections written out in full to help with grammar; special introduction to show how to use the dictionary; and extended appendices, including countries and people, weights and measures.
The Oxford Pocket School Dictionary contains 45,000 entries, up-to-date vocabulary - that is all the text of the Oxford School Dictionary in pocket format yet still with an extremely accessible page design. Additional Study Notes in the centre of the dictionary give added value.