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general dictionary of the English language.

One main object of which, is, to establish a plain and permanent standard pronunciation. : To which is prefixed a rhetorical grammar.

by Thomas Sheridan

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Published by Printed for J. Dodsley ... C. Dilly ... and J. Wilkie ... in London .
Written in English

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  • English language -- Dictionaries

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    StatementBy Thomas Sheridan ...
    GenreDictionaries.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20423753M
    OCLC/WorldCa12412892

    , Words, phrases and meanings. A practical learner’s dictionary - small enough to carry around, big enough to include all the words students need to know. A must-have for all learners of English at intermediate level looking to increase their vocabulary (with the integrated thesaurus) and improve fluency (through knowledge of collocations). Criteria for classification: The Oxford English Dictionary defines a dictionary as a "book dealing with the individual words of a language (or certain specified class of them) so as to set forth their orthography, pronunciation, signification and use, their synonyms, derivation and history, or al least some of these facts, for convenience of reference the words are arranged in some stated.

    The Eleventh Edition of America's Best-Selling Dictionary defines the current, active vocabulary of American English and is updated on an ongoing basis. This durable, laminated version features more than , definitions and o usage examples. Definition of book written for English Language Learners from the Merriam-Webster Learner's Dictionary with audio pronunciations, usage examples, and count/noncount noun labels.

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