Longman Dictionary of American English / Edition 3

Longman Dictionary of American English / Edition 3

by Staff of Longman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131703447

ISBN-13: 9780131703445

Pub. Date: 08/27/2004

Publisher: Pearson Education


The world's best-selling learner dictionary of American English has been completely revised and updated! Still the only intermediate-level dictionary completely based on authentic spoken and written English, the Longman Dictionary of American English now offers even more outstanding features, including Thesaurus Boxes and a full-color…  See more details below

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The world's best-selling learner dictionary of American English has been completely revised and updated! Still the only intermediate-level dictionary completely based on authentic spoken and written English, the Longman Dictionary of American English now offers even more outstanding features, including Thesaurus Boxes and a full-color picture dictionary.

Real Language

  • Completely revised and updated coverage, including terms from business, technology, and the media, ensure that students learn the most current language.
  • 52,000 words and phrases.
Real Clarity
  • The Longman Defining Vocabulary, limited to the 2,000 most common English words, guarantees that definitions are easy to understand.
  • 3,000 key words are highlighted so that students know exactly which words to learn first.
  • Easy-to-see signposts get students to the right meaning quickly!
Real Help
  • Fully integrated thesaurus explains thousands of synonyms and antonyms.
  • Spoken phrases are highlighted to help students differentiate between spoken and written forms.
  • Full-color picture dictionary brings words to life.
  • Learner's Handbook section contains Writing, Grammar, and Communication Guides to help with common errors and vocabulary acquisition.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131703445
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
08/27/2004
Edition description:
Book with CD, New Edition
Pages:
1065
Product dimensions:
5.62(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.58(d)

Table of Contents


Front Matter
Pronunciation Table
Pronunciation
Short Forms Used in the Dictionary
Grammar Codes Used in the Dictionary
Labels Used in the Dictionary
Acknowledgements
Preface
Key to the Dictionary

The Dictionary A-Z

Picture Dictionary

Learner’s Handbook
Workbook
Answer Key
Writing Guide
Grammar Guide
Communication Guide

Irregular Verbs
Geographical Names
Weights and Measures
Map

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