The Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary, first published as Cambridge International Dictionary of English, has been completely updated and redesigned. There are references to over 75,000 words and phrases, explained in clear and natural English. More than 1,100 new words have been added, as well as 16 full page colour pictures and new notes to help learners avoid common errors.
The CD-ROM goes even further and provides special tools to help with writing, pronunciation and vocabulary practice.
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interesting and up-to-the-minute content from a wide variety of sources which provide the basis for a range of stimulating activities
a logically developed grammar syllabus
skills work which covers communication techniques and ideas for how to function more effectively in the workplace
a listening skills syllabus to improve students’ ability to understand and process natural speech
a complete email writing course and tips on handling other more recent technologies such as mobile phones and the Internet
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‘Guidewords’ help you choose the right meaning – fast!
Simple definitions use only English that is easy to understand
Over 1000 words explained with pictures
Use words correctly!
Special notes show you how to avoid common mistakes
Over 90,000 example sentences help you write natural English Book Centre
25,000 ‘collocations’ show you the way that words work together in real English Book Centre