Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms Paperback

Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms Paperback

Format: Paperback

A comprehensive dictionary dealing with general idiomatic expressions in current English.

  • ISBN: 978-0-19-431287-5
  • Pages: 748
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 215x145 mm

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Key features

  • Over 14,000 references recorded and described.
  • Example sentences taken from a wide range of contemporary sources.
  • Explanations of unusual features of grammar and usage.
  • Simple grammar scheme showing sentence patterns.
  • A detailed index of all nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs used in the idioms.
  • A thorough cross-reference system both to other entries in the dictionary and to relevant entries in its companion volume, the Oxford Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs.