Dictionary Activities is a fantastic teaching resource which helps students get to know their dictionaries by explaining dictionary features and how to navigate them. The book also covers more complex topics such as collocations, idioms and word building. Dictionary Activities also looks at the use of electronic dictionaries and other non-standard specialized dictionaries such as picture dictionaries.
In addition to providing over 90 dictionary [...]
With more than 100,000 copies sold, Roget’s Super thesaurus continues to be one resource that writers can’t live without.
Finally, all its invaluable information is now available in a pocket-size, value-priced format. Inside, users still receive the same content they’ve come to depend on, including:More than 400,000 synonyms and antonyms, organized in a clear and accessible way The indispensable time-saving “”Word [...]
VOCABULARY IN CONTEXT was written especially for you. The program was designed to enrich your personal “word bank” with many hundreds of high-frequency and challenging words. There are six thematic books in the series—Everyday Living, Workplace and Careers, Science and Technology, Media and Marketplace, History and Geography, and Music, Art, and Literature. Each worktext presents topic-related readings with key terms in context. Follow-up exercises provide a wide [...]
Each year, more than 800,000 take TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language, internet based test); if English is not their first language, these students must pass the TOEFL to gain admission into universities where instruction is in English. In addition, TOEFL is also used to evaluate English proficiency by many government, licensing, and certification agencies, and exchange and scholarship programs. This book will help non-native speakers build or renew [...]