Oxford Learner's Dictionary of Academic English Android App

Oxford Learner's Dictionary of Academic English Android App

Format: Android App
See also: Mixed media format | iOS App
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Winner - "Best of Apps" Innovationspreis
Winner - The British Council ELTons 2015 - Innovation in Learner Resources Shortlisted: ESU HRH The Duke of Edinburgh English Language Book Awards 2014

The Oxford Learner's Dictionary of Academic English (OLDAE) is the learner's dictionary that focuses exclusively on academic English. If you are a non-native English speaker studying an academic subject in English, this dictionary app will help you understand academic texts and will help you improve your own academic writing.

  • ISBN: 978-0-19-479898-3

The Oxford Learner's Dictionary of Academic English (OLDAE) app gives you access to the full A-Z dictionary, real voice audio (not text to speech), and allows you to customize your screen.

Key features

  • 22,000 words, phrases and meanings clearly explained, with the focus on their usage in academic writing
  • Informed by the 85-million-word Oxford Corpus of Academic English
  • Over 50,000 corpus-based example sentences
  • 690 collocation notes show over 26,000 collocations (words that are used together)
  • 120 Thesaurus notes, Language Banks, Grammar Points and Which Word? notes
  • Word lists for four subject areas (physical sciences, life sciences, social sciences and humanities) that you can add to or edit

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The Oxford Learner's Dictionary of Academic English (OLDAE) app gives you access to the full A-Z dictionary, real voice audio (not text to speech), and allows you to customize your screen.
  • Create and organize your own lists of favourite words
  • Words in the Academic Word List are all labelled
  • Hear all the words spoken by real British and American English voices
  • Use Full Dictionary Search to find your word in any phrase, collocation or example sentence in the dictionary
  • 'Did you mean...?' function and wild card search allow you to find a word even if you don't know the spelling
  • View History to see the last 100 words you looked up
  • All the dictionary text is live - tap to instantly look up a word
Recommended for learners of English who are:
  • Studying academic subjects in English at university or college
  • Studying on foundation or pre-sessional courses
  • B1-C2 level in English (intermediate - advanced)

Awards


"Best of Apps" Innovationspreis

Shortlisted: ELTons Awards 2015 - Innovation in learner resources
The ELTons recognise and celebrate innovation in English Language Teaching products. Find out more.

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Awards


Prize logoShortlisted: ELTons Awards 2015 - Innovation in learner resources

The ELTons recognise and celebrate innovation in English Language Teaching products. Find out more.

System requirements

Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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