NTC's American English Learner's Dictionary

NTC's American English Learner's Dictionary

The Essential Vocabulary of American Language and Culture

Book - 1998
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Baker & Taylor
Provides pronunciations, definitions, and sentences providing examples of use in context for intermediate and advanced students of American English as a second language

Blackwell North Amer
This up-to-date reference for American English is an indispensable learning tool that will build and strengthen the developing vocabularies - and vocabulary-building skills - of learners at all levels. It is presented in a clear, uncomplicated format with a minimum of codes, abbreviations, and special symbols. Using this dictionary will improve your speaking, writing, and understanding of English: at least two example sentences are given with each definition, so you can see words used properly and effectively in real-life situations; to ensure comprehension, virtually every word used in the definitions is defined within the dictionary; common American idioms are defined and given sample sentences, so you will learn these important English expressions; the Idioms and Phrases Index makes these expressions easy to find in the body of the dictionary.

McGraw Hill
This simplified dictionary of American English, containing over 22,000 words, phrases, and idioms, is an essential reference for English learners at all levels. Definitions are given in plain English, parts of speech are identified, and there is abundant cross-referencing.

Publisher: Lincolnwood, IL : NTC Pub. Group, c1998
ISBN: 9780844258607
Branch Call Number: R 423 NAT
Characteristics: xiii, 1090 p. : maps ; 26 cm


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