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A newly revised edition written especially for middle school student. Defines 70,000 words. Includes hundreds of new words. Offers 23,000 usage examples and 1,000 illustrations to help clarify and expand understanding. Has abundant word history and synonym paragraphs. 2020 Copyright. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
New Title! An essential vocabulary-building tool for middle school. Incorporates 12,000 terms into over 2,000 detailed, full-color illustrated, organized by subject. 10 chapters cover 350 topics from astronomy, clothing, music, food, transportation, sports and travel. It's an essential tool for any visual learner or a student new to English. Serves as a great companion to Merriam-Webster's Intermediate Dictionary. 2020 Copyright. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
Newly revised edition, 2020 copyright of two essential language references integrated into one handy volume. Offers 60,000 dictionary entries and 13,600 thesaurus entries including extensive synonym and antonym lists. Dictionary and thesaurus entries are combined alphabetically. Based on the best-selling Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary. Includes abundant usage examples to clarify meanings. Newly added words include: airplane mode, bucket list, dystopia, parkour, and truther. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
An essential dictionary for children grades 3-5, ages 8-11. More than 36,000 entries with new words and senses from technology and life sciences, such as alternative energy, friend, and STEM. Definitions are enriched with nearly 1,300 quotes from classic and contemporary children's literature. Includes more than 900 vibrant, colorful illustrations, photographs, and diagrams. Other features include 250 word history paragraphs, 120 synonym paragraphs, and pronunciation paragraphs for every letter. Greek & Latin word root paragraphs and kid-friendly usage hints spark imagination and describe different shades of meanings. A great study aid for students building vocabulary. Perfect resource for school or home. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
The authoritative High School dictionary written for students grades 9-11, ages 14 & up. A great study aid for students building vocabulary as they prepare for college-level reading. Features more than 100,000 definitions and 28,000 usage examples. New vocabulary includes haptics, farro, cybercrime, off-grid, and paywall. More than 500 synonym paragraphs, 200 word history paragraphs that clarify meaning, and nearly 1,000 illustrations. Special sections include biographical names, geographical names, and signs and symbols. An excellent resource for college test prep.
Format: Laminated hardcover
Size: 1,280 pages; 7 1/4" x 9 1/2" Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A colorful, engaging world atlas for students in grades 5-8. Abundant full-color maps, photographs, and easy-to-use charts and graphs. Features up-to-date statistics and global information. Thematic maps cover diverse topics such as continental drift, ocean floor, climate, natural resources, and population density. Special Map Skills section introduces key geography concepts. Ideal for home or classroom.
Format: Trade paperback
Size: 132 pages; 8 1/2" X 10 7/8" Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A new sixth edition of the comprehensive book that millions of SCRABBLE players consider the only necessary resource for winning the game! More than 100,000 playable two-to eight-letter words including many newly added entries. Includes variant spellings . Endorsed by the North American SCRABBLE Association for recreational and school use. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A new edition (2019 copyright) in trade paperback size covering the core vocabulary of everyday life. 75,000 words are defined. New words include; gender identity, retweet, and troll. Over 8,000 usage examples aid understanding. Expanded special features include a Handbook of Style, Basic English Grammar, Irregular English Verbs and a Guide to Common Verb Collocations (both essential for ESL), and an Overview of the Internet. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A new sixth edition of the comprehensive book that millions of SCRABBLE players consider the only necessary resource for winning the game! More than 100,000 playable two-to eight-letter words including many newly added entries. Includes variant spellings. Endorsed by the North American SCRABBLE Association for recreational and school use. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
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Find the right word every time. This college level thesaurus covers 275,000 word choices, examples, and explanations with a concise definition for each lead word. Sample sentences are offered for each synonym to show how the word is used in context. A great companion to Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary. Copyright 2019.
• Features 275,000 word choices, synonyms, related words, near antonyms and antonyms.
• Provides concise definitions for each lead word and sample sentences for each synonyms to help clarify meaning. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A concise guide to the essential language of medicine with more than 39,000 entries and over 1,000 new words and senses. Pronunciations provided for all entries. Covers the latest brand names and generic equivalents of common drugs. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
The largest, most comprehensive American dictionary available! Over 476,000 entries, including an expanded and updated Addenda Section of new words and meanings. Also includes a complimentary one-year subscription to Merriam-WebsterUnabridged.com. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
This updated and expanded dictionary was created for students in grades 3-6. It contains all the elements of Webster's Dictionary for Students, Fifth Edition plus a special encyclopedic section that is chock-full of fascinating information about the world around us. Both the dictionary and encyclopedic section have been fully updated. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
This best-selling edition has been fully revised and expanded. The concise, clearly written definitions offered in the dictionary reflect the curricula for grades 3 through 6. The thesaurus provides synonyms, antonyms and related words that enrich vocabulary. The world atlas, created by the editors of Encyclopedia Britannica, is an invaluable aid to students in their studies of world events. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
Developed by professional editors and educational consultants especially for preschoolers and children in the first years of school, the award-winning Picture Dictionary is a compilation of 900 of the words most commonly featured in elementary school reading programs and used every day by children in speech and writing. Entries are arranged alphabetically, introducing the concept that words in a dictionary are arranged in a sequence, and are illustrated with lively full-color drawings by distinguished children's illustrator Maggie Swanson. The same families and pets recur in the pictures, presenting children with a familiar cast of characters, engaging their attention. Playful example sentences show standard usage and encourage reading. The A-to-Z list is complemented by nine thematic illustrations at the back of the book that feature related vocabulary grouped in settings such as a classroom, a supermarket, and a zoo. Front matter includes an informative note to teachers and parents and guides them in using the book to best meet the needs of young readers.
This book not only features a new cover, updated to match the line look of the other American Heritage® juvenile dictionaries, but it is for the first time presented in paperback, to match the new edition of the American Heritage® First Dictionary. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A brand new edition of our superb dictionary for children in grades 3-6 (ages 8-12), with age-appropriate vocabulary, easy-to-understand definitions, lively example sentences, and delightful color images.
The American Heritage® Children's Dictionary has been completely revised, updated, and redesigned for a brand-new edition, ensuring that this title remains fresh and current while providing the visual appeal needed to captivate young readers. For this brand-new edition, every definition has been reviewed, and hundreds of new senses and new words and definitions—ranging from android to vegan—have been added. This edition includes a brand-new feature, Writers Choose Their Words. Nearly 100 new note boxes throughout the A-Z text highlight quotations selected from popular and classic young adult and children's literature and show key vocabulary words in context. With entries written in easy-to-understand language, an abundance of example sentences that provide greater context, and stunning full-color illustrations, this engaging reference brings words to life and enhances the child's learning experience. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A newly jacketed, eminently useful thesaurus for students in grades 7-10, providing burgeoning writers with 70,000 synonyms shown in contexts students can relate to.
The American Heritage® Student Thesaurus is especially designed to improve the reading and writing skills of students in middle school and early high school. The book offers 6,000 main entries and over 70,000 synonyms—more than any other thesaurus at this level—as well as a table explaining the parts of speech. Each main entry includes a clear sample sentence showing typical usage. Synonyms are listed in the order of how well they fit the meaning illustrated in the sample sentence, encouraging students to think about word choice as an active process rather than a rote procedure. Word Group features for words with no actual synonyms (such as boat or hat) provide conceptually related terms (such as ship or cap). Additionally, many entries contain lists of antonyms to help build vocabulary. This book has been updated with a new jacket to match the line look for The American Heritage® Student Dictionary. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
The American Heritage® First Dictionary is written especially for 5-8 year olds. The meanings of more than 2,000 age-appropriate words are made clear in easy-to-read definitions and example sentences enhanced by 550 full-color photographs and drawings that appeal to today's visually sophisticated children.
This brand new edition has been entirely redesigned into a two column format. It's now paperback and has a larger trim size, making it lightweight yet still easy for young eyes to read. The entry words correlate with the vocabulary found in the curricula for the early primary grades, and this new edition has over 100 new words and senses, including creature, escape, parachute, and splash.
The book features hundreds of engaging feature notes that show synonyms, opposites, rhyming words, and related words. These notes have been color-coded based on category, a feature new to this edition. The front matter includes a guide to using the dictionary that is useful for students, parents, and teachers alike. An instructive Phonics and Spelling Guide is included in the back-matter section to develop solid reading and writing skills. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A Convenient Guide To Choosing Words Precisely. Features Clear Explanations Of The Distinctions Between Synonyms, Includes Example Phrases And Antonyms For Most Entries. 448 Pages. 4 3/16" X 6 3/4". Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A treasury of word choices in alphabetical arrangement. An all-purpose thesaurus at an attractive price. More than 150,000 synonyms, related words, idiomatic phrases, near antonyms, and antonyms. Brief definitions describe shared meanings. Binding: Mass-market paperback Weight: 13 oz. Pages: 800. Size: 4 3/16" x 6 7/8". Avg Ship time 1-2 days
The Eleventh Edition of America's best-selling dictionary! This laminated, plain-edged version features more than 225,000 clear and precise definitions, 700 illustrations, and more than 10,000 new words and meanings. Special sections include a Handbook of Style, Foreign Words and Phrases, Biographical Names and Geographical Names. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
This Learner's dictionary helps students master spoken and written English as it is actually used, this groundbreaking dictionary provides in-depth and up-to-date coverage of basic English vocabulary, grammar, and usage. Outstanding features include nearly 100,000 words and phrases, more than 160,000 usage examples, more than 22,000 idioms, verbal collocations, and commonly used phrases, and more than 1,000 original drawings-including 16 pages of full color art. Abundant supplemental information includes 30 pages of grammar. Perfect for ESL, EFL, ELL & TEFL study. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
36,000 concise easy-to-use entries for people with limited English language skills. Great for ESL students. 20,000 usage examples, 400 detailed line drawings. Word history and synonym paragraphs. Includes: English grammar, guide to punctuation, and biographical and georgraphical names. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A quick-reference word resource conveniently designed for 3-ring binders. Especially for students grades 5 and up. 40,000 entries for widely used words. Concise, easy-to-understand definitions and pronunciations. Brief punctuation guide. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
The perfect dictionary for quick, on-the-go language reference. Features over 35,000 entries. Clear, concise definitions, pronunciations and variant spellings. Includes a list of abbreviations. Binding: Flexible Paperback. Pages: 416, Size: 3 1/2" X 5 3/8" Avg Ship time 1-2 days
A thesaurus that fits in the palm of your hand! A compact compendium of synonyms, related words, and antonyms. More than 110,000 words. Find the right word whenever you need it. 416 Pages Avg Ship time 1-2 days
Designed to help high school students grow their vocabulary. More than 154,000 word choices. Concise definitions and 37,000 usage examples for each main entry aid word selection and describe shared meanings. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
This new edition provides definitions, pronunciations and variant spellings for the words that make up the core of the English language. Special sections provide useful information for readers and writers. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
This fully integrated dictionary and thesaurus features dictionary entries with part of speech and word meanings as well as pronunciation and usage guidance. Thesaurus entries include synonym and antonym lists. Dictionary and thesaurus entries appear one beneath the other in contrasting colors. It is easier than ever to find the right words to express your ideas. Features of this Book: 70,000 clearly written dictionary definitions. 140,000 synonyms and antonyms. Dictionary and thesaurus features in each entry in contrasting colors. Canadian words and spellings. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
Completely revised and updated, this compact volume provides clearly written definitions for the most commonly used words in the language today. Affordably priced, this is the ideal dictionary for home, school or office. Features of this Book: Over 40,000 clear, concise definitions. Pronunciations and variant spellings. More than 1,500,000 sold Avg Ship time 1-2 days
Composition book-sized resources are great for easy desk reference. Plus, students will love coloring the cover - a special way to say 'this is mine'! The perfect purchase for PTO-sponsored funds and Title I funding. 7 x 8-1/2 inches. 32 pp. Lists of commonly-used words plus spaces to add words make reading, writing, and spelling more meaningful for every child. My Phonics Dictionary features short and long vowels, blends, digraphs, and other essential phonics skills. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
Perfect for quick and easy skill building! Handy 32-page composition book is sized for easy desk reference. Avg Ship time 1-2 days
Combines the most useful features of a thesaurus and a dictionary in an easy-to-use alphabetical arrangement and is the only work providing definitions and usage guidance for accurate synonym choice. Contains Idioms, Antonyms and related words Avg Ship time 1-2 days
More than just a list of synonyms, this handy reference explains important differences among related words and offers thousands of example sentences to show meaning in context. No other pocket thesaurus gives you as much help in choosing the exact word for every purpose. Avg Ship time 1-2 days