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The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary

The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary PDF
Author: Lesley Brown
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release: 1993
ISBN:
Size: 27.49 MB
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Category : English language
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by Lesley Brown, The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary books, The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary is the most significant dictionary of the decade. Freshly abridged from the acclaimed Second Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, it represents the ultimate authority on contemporary and historical English, next to the OED itself. Incorporating a wealth of newly researched material, it includes all the key features of the OED in just two volumes, making it the top-of-the-range Oxford dictionary for eveyday use. Both current and historical English are covered in its 220,000 entries, including such neologisms as dweeb,sellathon, masculist, and winterim. Its 500,000 definitions are illustrated with 87,000 quotations from 10,000 authors, each showing precisely how a word has been used over the centuries. New 'contributors' range from Stephen King to Keri Hulme, Doris Lessing to Seamus Heaney. Each entry provides a wealth of information, including history and meaning, pronunciation, entymology, definitions, varient spellings, irregular inflections, quotations, idiomatic phrases and combinations, and a precise record of a word's use. No other general dictionary can provide access to sucha comprehensive account of the English language. * All the key features of the OED in just two volumes * Covers English from 1700 to today * 220,000 entries and over 500,000 definitions * 87,000 illustrative quotations from 10,000 authors * Four million words of text * Thousands of rare words, as well as the very latest vocabulary * Up-to-date pronunciation systems * Generous coverage of English around the world



The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles

The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles PDF
Author: 편집부편
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release: 1993
ISBN: 9780198611349
Size: 33.87 MB
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Category : English language
Languages : en
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Shorter Oxford English Dictionary

Shorter Oxford English Dictionary PDF
Author: William R. Trumble
Publisher:
Release: 2002
ISBN: 9780198604570
Size: 31.51 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : English language
Languages : en
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Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles N Z

Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles  N Z PDF
Author: William R. Trumble
Publisher:
Release: 2002
ISBN: 9780198604570
Size: 10.33 MB
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Category : English language
Languages : en
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Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles N Z

by William R. Trumble, Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles N Z Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles N Z books, A major new edition to the world's most comprehensive guide to the English language, this volume is updated with more than 3,000 new words and meanings in a new open layout.



Shorter Oxford English Dictionary

Shorter Oxford English Dictionary PDF
Author: William R. Trumble
Publisher:
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780198608691
Size: 18.63 MB
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Category : English language
Languages : en
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Shorter Oxford English Dictionary

by William R. Trumble, Shorter Oxford English Dictionary Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Shorter Oxford English Dictionary books, The Fifth Edition of the Shorter Oxford English Dictionary is a complete update of the most authoritative reference work for current and historical English, and is based on the 20 volume Oxford English Dictionary. This special combination book and CD-ROM set allows you to obtain the maximum benefits from the text. The Fifth Edition provides more than half a million definitions, and incorporates over 3,000 new words and meanings, together with many new illustrative quotations from modern authors (for example, J.K. Rowling, Helen Fielding, John Grisham, and Yann Martel). In total there are over 83,000 illustrative quotations from 7,000 authors. There is extensive coverage of scientific and technical English as well as English from around the world. The Dictionary is written on historical principles: entries show the historical development of words by listing meanings chronologically and giving datings for the first use of each sense. All major words used in English after 1700, as well as vocabulary from Shakespeare, Milton, Spenser, and the King James Bible, are included; many rare and obsolete words are also defined. In addition, the CD-ROM offers a new, modern and accessible entry



The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles 2 N Z

The new shorter Oxford English dictionary   on historical principles  2  N   Z PDF
Author: Lesley Brown
Publisher:
Release: 1993
ISBN:
Size: 23.66 MB
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Category : English language
Languages : en
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The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles N Z

The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles  N Z PDF
Author: Lesley Brown
Publisher:
Release: 1993
ISBN: 9780198612711
Size: 74.65 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : English language
Languages : en
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by Lesley Brown, The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles N Z Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles N Z books, Includes the history and etymology of thousands of words, 500,000 definitions, 25,250 variant spellings, and 83,000 illustrative quotations.



Shorter English Dictionary

Shorter English Dictionary PDF
Author: Lesley Brown
Publisher:
Release: 1993
ISBN:
Size: 57.53 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category : English language
Languages : en
Pages : 1925
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Shorter English Dictionary

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The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary On Historical Principles Vol 2 N Z

The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles  Vol  2  N Z  PDF
Author: Lesley Brown
Publisher:
Release: 1993
ISBN:
Size: 69.14 MB
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Category : English language
Languages : en
Pages : 3800
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