Webster's synonyms, antonyms, and homonyms

Author: Rh Value Publishing,Merriam-Webster, Inc. Staff

Publisher: Gramercy

ISBN: 9780517063668

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 250

View: 4126

Suggests words with related and opposite meanings for hundreds of entries, and differentiates the meaning of different words with the same pronunciation

Dictionary of Homonyms

Author: David Rothwell

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

ISBN: 9781840225426

Category: English language

Page: 544

View: 4554

Many of us don't know what a homonym is, yet we use them every day. The Wordsworth Dictionary of Homonyms, the first of its type published in Britain, will bring enlightenment. Do you get confused between 'to', 'too' and 'two'? Do you need to know the five definitions of 'fluke'? If so, then this is the book for you.A boon for crossword addicts, a treasure trove for punsters and an endless source of fascination for anyone interested in the English language.

Scholastic Children's Thesaurus

Author: John K. Bollard

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780439798310

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 240

View: 7959

Designed for children ages nine to thirteen, an attractive, illustrated thesaurus defines more than five hundred headwords and 2,500 synonyms, provides example sentences for each synonym, and includes an extensive cross-referencing index.

Scholastic Guide to Grammar

Author: Marvin Terban

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545356695

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 255

View: 847

A practical guide to grammar and usage, covering such topics as parts of speech, punctuation, capitalization, spelling, and idioms.

The Scholastic Dictionary of Spelling

Over 15,000 Words

Author: Marvin Terban

Publisher: Turtleback

ISBN: 9780606185950

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

View: 4861

Provides a source for proper spelling, spelling rules, and a "misspeller's dictionary," in a volume that includes more than fifteen thousand words and that offers frequently used proper nouns for school reports.

Scholastic Pocket Thesaurus

Author: Scholastic Reference,John Bollard

Publisher: Scholastic Reference

ISBN: 9780439620376

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 252

View: 2725

Provides synonyms and antonyms for thousands of English words.

Synonyms and Antonyms

Author: Christine R. Draper

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781909986237

Category: English language

Page: 122

View: 3987

This book contains 100 short exercises, exposing the student to over 2000 words. Most pages have no more than ten questions. As many of the exercises in this book, include putting words into groups of synonyms, it helps to build sets of words rather than having to learn all of the words individually.

11 Plus Vocabulary

Author: Rose McGowan

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781500736613


Page: 146

View: 4758

Vocabulary has become increasingly more important for all types of 11 plus exams.In this book Rose McGowan sets out 100 exercises, to be completed one per day, to enhance your child's vocabulary. These exercises will help your child succeed in the 11 plus examination.

Scholastic Student Thesaurus

Author: John Bollard

Publisher: Scholastic Reference

ISBN: 9780439025881

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 208

View: 6368

Provides synonyms and antonyms for thousands of English words.

Scholastic Children's Dictionary 2013

Author: Inc. Scholastic

Publisher: Scholastic Reference

ISBN: 9780545604956

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 864

View: 9929

New features of this updated bestseller include a brand-new cover, a focus on emerging technology terms, an updated and expanded geography section, and an additional 64 pages of new content. "The Scholastic Children's Dictionary" includes a thesaurus, grammar guide, punctuation guide, idiom guide, and geography section. Full color.

Building Your Vocabulary

Author: Marvin Terban

Publisher: Orchard Books

ISBN: 9780439554985

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 2498

This fun book can help kids develop their own vast, vital, and vivid vocabulary with line art and a kid-friendly tone. Illustrations. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.

Diccionario Español-inglés

Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc

Publisher: Merriam-Webster

ISBN: 9780877791652

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 846

View: 6369

"A bilingual, bidirectional guide to Spanish and American English with extensive coverage of Latin-American Spanish. More than 80,000 entries and 100,000 translations. Includes introductory sections in both Spanish and English. Abundant word-use examples."

Scholastic Children's Dictionary

Author: N.A

Publisher: Scholastic

ISBN: 9780439365635

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 648

View: 8370

A dictionary that includes pronunciations, definitions, parts of speech, sample sentences, etymologies, synonyms, cross-references, and illustrations.

Children's Illustrated Thesaurus

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465467041

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 5246

A comprehensive, illustrated thesaurus created specifically for young Canadian readers and writers, with more than 4,000 entries and authoritative content. Containing over 36,000 synonyms, the more than 4,000 main entries in Children's Illustrated Thesaurus are brought to life through an imaginative mix of illustrations and photography and fun vocabulary features that explore and expand language. The entries are arranged alphabetically and include definitions and sample sentences to help kids understand the meaning and usage of words in context, and antonym features present another layer of vocabulary for children to enjoy. With its fresh and fun design and authoritative content, Children's Illustrated Thesaurus will inspire children to build a rich and vibrant vocabulary and boost their confidence in using and choosing words.

Scholastic Dictionary of Idioms

Author: Marvin Terban

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781439526873

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 1953

An alphabetical listing of common figures of speech, along with their definitions and origins.

The Oxford Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

Author: Oxford University Press

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780198705185

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 528

View: 4431

An essential point of reference for anyone wanting to widen their vocabulary, this dictionary offers more than 140,000 alternative and opposite words as well as thousands of real examples of usage from the Oxford English Corpus to help you find the word you need quickly and easily.

A Dictionary of Homophones

Author: Leslie Presson

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series


Category: Reference

Page: 136

View: 9541

Provides more than 600 sets of homophones, listed alphabetically with brief definitions and part-of-speech designations

Merriam-Webster's Visual Dictionary

Author: Jean Claude Corbeil

Publisher: Merriam Webster

ISBN: 9780877791515

Category: Reference

Page: 1112

View: 442

More than 20,000 words in the English language are grouped into similar categories--such as astronomy, house, human being, plants and society--and explained using detailed, labeled illustrations.