Merriam-Webster's Everyday Language Reference Set
Contributor(s): Merriam-Webster (Manufactured by)
ISBN: 0877793328 EAN: 9780877793328
US SRP: $21.00 US
Binding: Boxed Set
Paperback: 1000 pages
Pub Date: January 01, 2016
Annotation: NEW Edition,2016 copyright. Merriam-Webster's Everyday Language Reference Set contains:A newly updated Merriam-Webster Dictionary with new words added from a variety of fields, 75,000 updated definitions with 8,000 usage examples to aid understanding.
Useful tables and special sections on Foreign Words & Phrases, Biographical Names and Geographical Names. New words added include: bromance, carbon footprint, droid, e-book, fracking, frenemy, hashtag, malware, mash-up, regift, rebocal, smackdown and vlog.
The Merriam-Webster Thesaurus offers 150,000 word choices including synonyms, antonyms, related words and idiomatic phrases. It is alphabetically organized for ease of use and offers abundant usage examples.
Merriam-Webster's Vocabulary Builder is especially designed to improve language skills. 250 Greek and Latin roots aid in the learning of 1,200 words plus 2,000 closely related terms.
Fact-filled paragraphs, helpful example sentences and quizzes make this volume perfect for students preparing for standardized tests.
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