Webster's New World Portable Large Print Dictionary

Webster's New World Portable Large Print Dictionary

Author: Jonathan L. Goldman

Publisher: Webster's New World

ISBN: 0764564919

Category: Reference

Page: 944

View: 394

This Large Print Book Carries the Seal of Approval of N.A.V.H. No more struggling with the fine print, thanks to Webster's New World Portable Large Print Dictionary ...which has all the outstanding features of other Webster's New World dictionaries, including clear, precise definitions Based on the acclaimed Webster's New World Dictionary, Fourth College Edition, this is the most up-to-date and handy large print dictionary available, offering * Over 35,000 entries * Precise definitions * Syllable breaks, accents, and pronunciation for difficult words * Clear, highly readable type With its authoritative, current, and accessible information in a compact, easy-to-use format, Webster's New World Portable Large Print Dictionary is the one dictionary you can use anywhere-in the office, in the classroom, at home...and all the places in between.

Webster's New World Large Print Dictionary

Webster's New World Large Print Dictionary

Author: Michael E. Agnes

Publisher: Webster's New World

ISBN: 0764559362

Category: Reference

Page: 1248

View: 662

Easy to read, authoritative, and up to date No more struggling with the fine print, thanks to the Webster's New World Large Print Dictionary, which has all the outstanding features of other Webster's New World dictionaries. * More than 60,000 entries, including all the current vocabulary needed for everyday use * Technical, scientific, cultural, business, and professional terms * Clear, highly readable type * Foreign words and phrases often used in English * Biographical and geographical entries conveniently included in the main A--Z section PLUS: * Etymologies - word histories that add depth and historical context to the understanding of a word * Appendix with weights and measures, U.S. and Canadian data, U.S. presidents, and books of the Bible With all this information presented in highly readable type, this is the one large print dictionary that you can't afford to be without.

Webster's New World Compact Desk Dictionary and Style Guide

Webster's New World Compact Desk Dictionary and Style Guide

Author: Editors of Webster's New World Dictionaries

Publisher: Webster's New World

ISBN: 0764563378

Category: Reference

Page: 704

View: 201

The Complete Resource for Effective Communication Use words with precision. Clear, concise definitions help you say exactly what you mean. With 61,000 entries, 3,000 of them new, this dictionary covers the practical language you need every day. Based on the prestigious Webster's New World College Dictionary, this compact desk edition is up-to-date, authoritative, and easy to use. Write clearly and persuasively. Succinct explanations of grammar and punctuation help you avoid common errors. Expert advice on word usage adds polish to your writing. The clear, readable style guide, now completely rewritten, includes numerous examples of the "do's and don'ts" of effective writing. Get the information you need. Helpful tables give quick access to frequently needed facts, from capitals of the states to measurement conversions. Tables are grouped together so that information is easy to find. The dictionary you know and trust plus a complete, concise style guide and more * Widely used scientific, technical, professional, and business terms * Frequently used foreign words and phrases * Common abbreviations * Guide to pronunciation * Concise word origins * Basic rules of grammar, punctuation, and capitalization * Proper expression of numbers * Spelling and hyphenation of compound words * Guide to proper use of frequently misused words and phrases * Handy reference tables