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Dictionary of Difficult Words

by Robert H. Hill

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Wordsworth Edition .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dictionaries,
  • English,
  • Reference,
  • Dictionaries - General

  • Edition Notes

    Wordsworth Reference

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8978663M
    ISBN 101853263087
    ISBN 109781853263088

      The Bookmith hosts Jane Solomon for her book, illustrated by Louise Lockhart, The Dictionary of Difficult Words: With More Than Perplexing Words to Test Your Wits!.Jane will be in conversation with Helen Zaltzman, moderated by Kevin join us! Kids can test their knowledge with more than words to amaze, confuse, and inspire budding wordsmiths (and adults).   Find out all this and more in The Dictionary of Difficult Words. Test your knowledge with more than words to amaze, confuse and inspire budding wordsmiths (and adults). All of the words featured in this book are difficult to spell, hard to say and their meanings are obscure to most children (and most adults)!Format: Hardcover.

    All of the words featured in this book are difficult to spell, hard to say, and their meanings are obscure to most children (and most adults) You can master them with the simple, easy-to-understand definitions and pronunciations written by lexicographer (yes, that's in there too) Jane : Frances Lincoln Ltd.   The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Difficult Words. by Oxford University Press. My rating: 5 of 5 stars. View all my reviews. This book is a wonder if your style of writing is a bit on the intellectual side or if you want an Anthony Hopkins type of character, ala Silence of the Lambs–educated, professorial, dialogue and interior monologue must include words that are well.

    The Dictionary of Difficult Words is highly entertaining and really does become a popular book in the house. It’s fun for all ages! It’s fun for all ages! You can purchase The Dictionary of Difficult Words online or in any good bookstore. Dictionary, reference book that lists words in order—usually, for Western languages, alphabetical—and gives their addition to its basic function of defining words, a dictionary may provide information about their pronunciation, grammatical forms and functions, etymologies, syntactic peculiarities, variant spellings, and antonyms.


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Find out all this and more in the Dictionary of Difficult Words. Test your knowledge with more than words to amaze, confuse and inspire budding wordsmiths (and adults). All of the words featured in this book are difficult to spell, hard to say and their meaning is obscure to most children (and most adults!).

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You may remember my chat with Jane Solomon about a year ago when we talked about how had started defining emoji. Well, she’s back today to talk about her new children’s book, "The Dictionary of Difficult Words." We talked about the long history of "difficult word" dictionaries in the English language, how she chose the particular difficult words in her book, which letters.

The Dictionary of Difficult Words is an illustrated dictionary of useful, fun, obsolete/obsolescent, weird, wonderful, and difficult words.

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All of the words featured in this book are difficult to spell, hard to say and their meanings are obscure to most children (and most adults)!/5().

The Oxford Dictionary of Difficult Words is designed to meet this need. A portable reference, it features more t entries that focus exclusively on words that, while outside most people's working vocabulary, are often encountered in literature, in technical writings (such as computing or medical terminology), and in such diverse.

Find out all this and more in The Dictionary of Difficult Words. Test your knowledge with more than words to amaze, confuse, and inspire budding wordsmiths (and adults). All of the words featured in this book are difficult to spell, hard to say, and their meanings are obscure to most children (and most adults).

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All of the words featured in this book are difficult to spell, hard to say and their meanings are obscure to most children (and most adults)!Book Edition: New Edition.

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Written with simple, easy-to-understand definitions by lexicographer Jane Solomon, this dictionary celebrates the beauty of the English language for family trivia time spent around the printed page.