Learn the Oxford 3000 app

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Learn the Oxford 3000 app

Format: iOS App

Learn the Oxford 3000 helps students to learn the meaning, usage, spelling and pronunciation of the most important and useful words in the English language.

  • ISBN: 978-0-19-427791-4

It's simple - by learning the Oxford 3000 you will be able to understand up to 85% of the words in a typical text in English. With this app, you can study the words on the Oxford 3000, and test yourself on them.

Understand what the words of the Oxford 3000 mean, how they are used, and how to spell and pronounce them.

  • Teacher's Guide
  • Teacher's Support and Resource Disc

Key features

  • Test yourself on the Oxford 3000 words and their most important meanings
  • Track your progress as you go. Check how many words you have learned and how many you have left
  • Learn the British and American pronunciation of all Oxford 3000 words
  • Know how to use the words - example sentences put the words you are learning in context
  • Use the grammar notes to learn irregular forms, uncountable nouns, etc
  • Learn the right word for the context - for example, is the word formal or informal?

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Why learn the Oxford 3000?

It's simple - by learning the Oxford 3000 you will be able to understand up to 85% of the words in a typical text in English. With this app, you can study the words on the Oxford 3000, and test yourself on them.

Test Yourself
  • The words of the Oxford 3000 are divided into three zones: Gold, Silver and Bronze. There are 1000 words in each zone.
  • The Gold zone contains the least frequent words, and Bronze contains the most frequent.
  • Start in any zone you like, and unlock test levels within each zone.
  • Practise meaning, usage, and listening as you progress through the 3000 words.
  • Answer questions to test your knowledge of the Oxford 3000 words and meanings.
  • Track your progress as you go and check how many words you have learned and how many are left.
  • Challenge yourself! You can set your own targets - learn 100 words in a week, complete 10 levels in a month or see how many questions you can answer in a day.
Mini-Dictionary

Understand what the words of the Oxford 3000 mean, how they are used, and how to spell and pronounce them.
  • Fully searchable dictionary containing all the words of the Oxford 3000 and their most important meanings.
  • Clear, simple definitions with example sentences (taken from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary.)
  • British and American pronunciation of all the Oxford 3000 words.
The Oxford 3000 is a list of the most important words to learn in English, carefully selected by a group of language experts and experienced teachers. Words on the Oxford 3000 are used frequently, are used across a wide range of different contexts, and are useful for studying and using English.

System requirements

Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus