'Truly a joy to use. It has to be the most user-friendly, information-sensitive dictionary available for the upper-intermediate to advanced English learner.' - David Shaffer, Vol. 3, No 1, Korea TESOL Journal 'The only dictionary a typical language student would ever need. Bang up-to-date and bursting with fun new expressions.' - The TEFL Farm '... the focus is more than ever on helping the learner.' - The International House Journal 'The best dictionary I have ever read in my life.' - Customer review, Amazon.co.uk --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
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I got the book in 2 weeks and in a very good condition. Thank you.Published on Aug. 16 2010 by ymen
It's a great learning resource. I always keep one such learning support with me and now I have this for my kids.
A must buy for any one with a reading and learning habit.
I've been using this dictionary for a month or so, but so far so good. Once memorizing the codes and abbreviations used in the dictionary, it's pretty easy to understand the... Read morePublished on Sept. 10 2009 by MI
The dictionary is excellent, and the extras as very good as well. This is a very well known product and I won't spend much to praise it. It lacks thesaurus, though. Read morePublished on April 20 2004 by VSOP
An excellent dictionary for people who have studied phonetic transcription. The only dictionary that shows how to pronounce words with British pronunciation.Published on Jan. 9 2004
I will not repeat what other reviewers have said about this classic learner's dictionary. It has been a valuable reference for ESL students for many decades. Read morePublished on July 1 2003
I volunteer teach in the library Literacy Program and bought this book for my student from Fiji. She loves it and carries it with her all the time. Read morePublished on April 15 2003 by Amazon Customer
One problem with the Oxford University Press is that she gives similar titles (i.e.: names) to a variety of products. Read morePublished on Jan. 17 2003 by reviewer
This "first stop" reference dictionary is one of the true gems amongst so many dictionaries available today. It is also so appealing that I often read it just for fun. Read morePublished on Jan. 2 2003 by Spencer S Tay