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I Am Learning

AdvantagesProvides meaning in various forms, uses them in sentences, phonetics, and lot more.

DisadvantagesNew user may find it difficult to find out word if skips the forenote.

"...I purchased my dictionary, the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. My dictionary was Sixth Edition edited by Sally Wehmeier and the phonetics were edited by Michael Ashby, reprinted in the year 2000. The dictionary was reprinted in the Oxford University Press. THE APPEARANCE: The book is quite big in a blue cover page with a yellow and red stripe passing across the phase. The wavy patch makes the book gorgeous to look and the blue colour fades ..." Read review
13.07.2008

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A Dictionary that Teaches English

AdvantagesConcise definitions of words and generous examples of usage

DisadvantagesThe price is very expensive for me.

"...I am interested in introducing Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary (OALD) to foreign learners in brief. The main function of a dictionary is to tell its reader about the meaning of a word. OALD does not only tell us the meaning of a word, but also teaches us how to use each word properly. The founder of OALD – the late AS Hornby seems to know that instead of giving concise definitions of words, giving a lot of examples of using each word must ..." Read review
11.02.2003

Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful

Community Level 1aesthetic

aesthetic

Wana increase Word Power?

AdvantagesWhat Not?

DisadvantagesOuter Cover is thin so its get torn or folded easily

"I am a student of First Certificate English Course. I have been learning English for quite long time but never be able to express my thoughts and feelings STILL.At first i bought a pocket dictionary to check difficult meanings it was helpful but i must say i got mixed up some times. For a learner its important to know how to use the word the in the way he wants to use and particullarly the pronounceation .For those who have good command of English ..." Read review
30.11.2003

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Community Level 2baxlg

baxlg

Dictionaries changed my life!

AdvantagesGud for chekin spellin mistaks

DisadvantagesI didn't understand the plot.

"Let me tell you a short story. I was walking down the street with my brother looking for a traveling circus (this particular one was famous for having the world's tallest midget "Hey look he is as tall as you" my brother would cry whenever he saw this freak of nature). But anyway we were walking and talking about the new edition to the circus, the worlds smallest giant, when suddenly we stumbled into a local WH smiths store. Suddenly then a thought ..." Read review
18.08.2006

Ciao members have rated this review on average: somewhat helpful

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