Oxford Learner's Pocket Dictionary

Oxford Learner's Pocket Dictionary

A pocket-sized reference to English vocabulary

Fourth Edition

Format: Paperback

Essential information on the basic vocabulary learners of English need to know, in a handy pocket-size.

  • ISBN: 978-0-19-439872-5
  • Pages: 528
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 150x75 mm

The Oxford Learner's Pocket Dictionary has over 38,000 words, phrases, and meanings giving students a handy quick-reference guide to basic English vocabulary. It includes essential information on meanings, grammar patterns, spelling, idioms, and phrasal verbs.

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Key features

  • Up-to-date vocabulary with new words from British and American English
  • Oxford 3000™ keywords (the most important words to learn in English) are marked with a key symbol
  • Corpus-based examples show how words are used
  • Lots of help with irregular forms and spelling
  • Explains thousands of idioms and phrasal verbs


The Oxford Learner's Pocket Dictionary makes it easy for students to find what they want to know. The Oxford 3000™ keywords show the most frequent and the most useful words students need to know at this level.

As well as meanings, there are thousands of examples which show how to use words, and grammar patterns to show how to avoid mistakes. It is really handy for exam revision and as a quick reference guide to English vocabulary.