Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, 8th Edition Windows 8 app

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Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, 8th Edition Windows 8 app

Format: Windows App

Improve your English language skills with the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, 8th Edition Windows 8 app. Understand what words mean. Learn how to say them. Know how to use them.

  • ISBN: 978-0-19-479945-4

The Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary (OALD) is a world best-seller. The 8th edition is also available as an app, with the full A-Z dictionary, real voice (not text to speech) audio, and My View to customize your screen.

Основные характеристики

  • Listen to real British and American voices pronounce words and example sentences
  • Access the high quality audio online, or download all 116,000 example sentences to listen offline
  • All the dictionary text is live- tap to instantly look up any word
  • Use My View to choose how much information appears on your screen - hide IPA, example sentences, pictures, synonyms etc. - tap to show the full entry again
  • Find words with similar or opposite meanings in the integrated Thesaurus
  • Use Full Dictionary Search to find your word in any phrase or example sentence in the dictionary
  • 'Did you mean...?' function and wildcard search allow you to find a word even if you don't know the spelling
  • Create your own list of favourite words
  • Tap on phonetics, abbreviations and symbols for help with what they mean
  • View History to see the last 100 words you looked up

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Learn more with a dictionary that's written for learners of English.
  • 184,500 words, phrases and meanings explained clearly
  • Easy-to-understand explanations written using the 3000-word defining vocabulary
  • Use the Oxford 3000 keyword entries to learn the most important words in English
  • Look up over 57,000 synonyms and opposites
  • Learn words in their natural context with over 83,000 collocations (words that go together) highlighted
  • Find the Academic Word List words easily - they are all labelled
  • Notes give extra help in difficult areas, for example the differences between similar words, tricky points of grammar, or British and American usage
  • Find information about British and American culture
  • 1000 new words and meanings keep you up-to-date with today's vocabulary and usage
  • 1300 words illustrated in groups build your topic vocabulary. You can enlarge and explore the illustrations.
  • Access over 95,000 extra example sentences
  • Study all verb forms, and word origins