Browse by category
The Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang by John Ayto
From ambulance chaser to zoot suit, this is the most authoritative and up-to-date dictionary of twentieth-century slang. Drawing on the resources of the Oxford English Dictionary, and packed with illustrative quotations from John Lennon to Woody Allen, it is a comprehensive and entertaining collection o ...Show more
Collins Thesaurus A-Z by Harper Collins
This rebranded edition of the Collins Paperback Thesaurus gives the maximum choice of alternatives in the most helpful layout, making it ideal for everyday use in home and office. Since its first edition in 1986, the Collins Paperback Thesaurus has been a consistent bestseller. Now the new Fourth editio ...Show more
Based on the authority of the Oxford English Corpus and the ongoing research of Oxford Dictionaries, this revised edition of the Concise Oxford English Dictionary, 11th Edition contains over 240,000 words, phrases, and definitions, and provides the most authoritative description of the English language. ...Show more
Collins Scrabble Lists by Collins
Every word counts! Collins Scrabble(R) Lists will help you learn more words to improve your game, whether you're looking to become the next World Scrabble Champion or just to turn the tables on that friend or relation who always seems to beat you! Based on Collins Scrabble Tournament and Club Word List ...Show more
The Penguin Dictionary of Biology by Michael Thain
The eleventh edition of the Penguin Dictionary of Biology has been fully revised and updated to include the latest developments in the field. An essential tool for A/ AS Level students, undergraduates and students of related disciplines, this dictionary offers clear explanations of biological concepts a ...Show more
ROGET'S THESAURUS OF ENGL by Peter Mark Roget
An updated edition of this reference work which reflects the huge changes that language has undergone over the last decade. The original structure of the book is maintained, giving access to not only synonyms but related thoughts, feelings and topics. Originally published in 1852.
Compact Oxford English Dictionary of Current English (3rd. ed.) by Catherine Soanes & Sara Hawker
The Compact Oxford English Dictionary of Current English third edition is a major new edition of the Compact Oxford English Dictionary of Current English second edition (2001, revised edition published 2003). This new edition has been completely revised to make it the perfect choice for general fami ...Show more
French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary by DORLING KINDERSLEY
The DK French-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary introduces the vocabulary of the modern world through themed chapters filled with full-colour photographs and artworks which display and label all elements of everyday life. With sections ranging from home and work to leisure and the environment, every i ...Show more
Concise Scots Dictionary by eds.
The Concise Scots Dictionary contains: Meaning Spelling variants Pronunciation Information on when and where words are used Grammatical information Idioms and phrases Etymologies Details of Scottish life then and now
Ologies and Isms : A Dictionary of Word Beginnings and Endings (revised ed, 2005) by Michael Quinion
An authoritative guide to the building blocks of words. Over 1,250 entries and over 10,000 examples. First published 2002. Thise revised edition 2005.