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Macquarie Children's Dictionary 2nd Edition

By: N/A

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Australia, Macquarie Dictionary Publishers: 2003

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A1168


This picture dictionary is for children who are in their first year of reading. The dictionary:- entertains with attractive illustrations- presents each word clearly to assist young readers- conveys the meaning in easy-to-read, helpful sentences- encourages children to use a dictionary. Children at this stage of development are building on early competence in spoken and written language. They are also adapting what they know about language to communicate more effectively... View more info

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Oxford First Illustrated Dictionary

By: Andrew Delahunty

Price: $18.95

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: A1184


The Oxford First Illustrated Dictionary, beautifully illustrated by well-known picture book artist Emma Chichester Clark, is the perfect first building block for 5-7 year-olds to engage with words and language. Over 2000 entries give clear meanings and definitions, parts of speech, word forms, word families, synonyms and opposites to build vocabulary and first literacy skills. Not just a dictionary, this unique book brings to life the world of fairy tales, nursery rhymes... View more info

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My Desktop Dictionary: Revised Edition

By: Cliff Derkson

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Australia, RIC Publications: 1995

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: A1214


My Desktop Dictionary. A child's first dictionary. My Desktop dictionary is designed, written and illustrated for young children in their first years of learning. It is a student dictionary for children who are developing a written vocabulary and contains a wide range of commonly used words. Ample space is provided for recording new words that students may add to the dictionary. Features:- Designed, written and illustrated for young children. Contains a ... View more info

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Collins Compact Dictionary And Thesaurus in Colour 3rd Edition

By: Collins

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Harper Collins: 2009

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: A1226


This new edition of the COMPACT DICTIONARY AND THESAURUS is a quick and easy-to-use reference book, ideal for the home or office. The dictionary text provides clear, straightforward definitions reflecting today′s language, while the matching thesaurus text gives a generous choice of synonyms, as well as antonyms for key entries. Spelling help is given for all irregular forms of words and pronunciation help is given for all difficult words. In addition, language not... View more info

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Australian Primary Oxford Dictionary 4th Edition

By: Edited by Amanda Laugesen and Mark Gwynn

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2015

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: A1182


Australian Primary Oxford Dictionary is an essential reference for Australian Upper Primary students with appendix words that identify core words in key learning areas. Over 14,000 headwords. Blue shaded feature boxes (easily distinguished from entries). Alphabet strip on the side of every page acts as a thumb index Parts of speech, plurals and derivatives written out in full to help with grammar. Word origins are provided for borrowings from Aboriginal languages. A map... View more info

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Oxford Australian Middle Primary Thesaurus 2nd Edition

By: Edited by Ann Knight

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2007

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 004246


The most comprehensive, up-to-date middle primary thesaurus in Australia. An essential reference for students as they build word knowledge skills to utilise in their writing. Over 50,000 bold, red headwords Example sentences show words used in context Cross-references to related words included Special panels provide a range of related words to widen vocabulary and extend topic work Running alphabet strip on every page to assist students to locate a specific letter easil... View more info

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Oxford Australian Middle Primary Dictionary and Thesaurus

By: Edited by Katrina Heydon

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2010

Seller ID: 004247


The Australian Middle Primary Dictionary & Thesaurus is the most up-to-date, fully integrated primary dictionary and thesaurus available in Australia. It draws on the very latest Australian research into the words most commonly used by Australian children in Years 3 and 4, and combines a dictionary and thesaurus using an innovative one-stop entry format. Each of the 404 words from the Oxford Wordlist Plus© has its own entry, identified by a small icon next to the headwo... View more info

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Australian Oxford Integrated Mini Dictionary and Thesaurus

By: Edited by Mark Gwynn

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2006

Seller ID: A1472


This Australian combined Dictionary and Thesaurus was produced at the Australian National Dictionary Centre, and combines two books in one. The dictionary entries are on the top part of each page, with corresponding thesaurus entries on the bottom part of each page. This compact Dictionary/Thesaurus is the ideal reference text to carry around in a work or travel bag, to keep at a workstation, to use for crosswords, or to help vary and sharpen up writing styles. Careful a... View more info

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Australian Middle Primary Oxford Dictionary

By: Edited by Sarah Ogilvie

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 004245


Australia's most comprehensive Middle Primary dictionary, covering all the latest words students need to know, and featuring a special study section. Special Study Pages in the centre of the dictionary contain fun information about words and grammar, a map of Australia showing the Aboriginal languages that have given us some of our words, and a table of handy hints for spelling.Over 25,000 bold, blue headwords with simple and concise definitionsExample sentences to show... View more info

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Writing Time Early Years Dictionary (Queensland Beginner's Alphabet)

By: Firefly Education

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Australia, Firefly Education: 2013

Seller ID: 004187


The Writing Time Early Years Dictionary develops early spelling and dictionary skills, using Queensland Beginner's Alphabet. It assists young children with spelling and written language by: Teaching alphabetical order. Developing dictionary skills to locate words. Writing Time Dictionary includes letters and words in alphabetical order and allows each child to keep a record of their own frequently used words. In Part One, word lists appear in alphabetical order f... View more info

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Targeting Maths Dictionary

By: Garda Turner

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Australia, Pascal Press: 2001

Seller ID: A1454


This dictionary is an essential guide to the mathematical language and concepts used in Australian Primary Schools. Written with the young reader in mind, this dictionary provides clear and simple definitions. Filled with photos and diagrams, this colourful reference book will bring the language of mathematics to life for primary school students. Also included are many charts, including symbols, abbreviations, shapes, prime numbers, Roman numerals and fraction and measur... View more info

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Heinemann Australian Student Dictionary 7th Edition

By: Heinemann

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Australia, Pearson: 2006

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller ID: 000825


This updated edition contains another 300 new entries compiled by practising teachers from around Australia. Word inclusions span subjects such as physical geography, science and IT, as well as words relating to recreation, media, technology, food and popular culture. Word images links (WILs) focus on visual literacy and challenge readers to connect words, images and ideas. The Heinemann Australian Student Dictionary 7th Edition has the following key features: Extended ... View more info

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Oxford First Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Dictionary

By: Jenny Roberts and Richard Hudson

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 004229


Colourful and fun-to-use, this first reference book divides into three sections: grammar, punctuation, and spelling. In the first section, there are simple meanings, with friendly examples and interactive questions, for all the grammar terms required by the curriculum. Then it gives the punctuation marks and shows how to use them and finally provides rules and tips to support first spelling. At the back is an alphabetical dictionary of the curriculum words that children ... View more info

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Oxford Fowler's Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage 3rd Edition

By: Jeremy Butterfield

Price: $25.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2016

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 004230


Fowler's Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage is an invaluable reference work that offers the best advice on English usage. Known in previous editions as the 'Pocket Fowler', this third edition is a descendant of the original 1926 edition of A Dictionary of Modern English Usage by Henry Fowler. Based on the unrivalled evidence and research of the Oxford Dictionaries Programme, the new edition answers your most frequently asked questions about language use. Should ... View more info

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First Australian Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

By: Katrina Heydon

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press: 2009

Seller ID: A1458


A fully intergrated entry format Lower Primary dictionary and thesaurus. This book draws on the latest Oxford Wordlist research from students' common word use in their first three years of school. Dictionary headwords and thesaurus entries wtih customised fonts to find words easily, plus side alphabet guides Includes current words, meaningful for today's Australian children Clear definitions are reinforced by example sentences Simple respelling system to aid pronunciatio... View more info

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Heinemann Primary Dictionary

By: Linsay Knight

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Australia, Pearson: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: A1469


A perfect resource for primary students as they learn and develop. The Heinemann Lower Primary Dictionary supports younger students with illustrations that link words to meanings, and a student-friendly design that helps them find what they are looking for as easily as possible. Older and more confident students can graduate to the Heinemann Primary Dictionary, which includes a greater selection of words, and useful information on etymology. Key features of the Hei... View more info

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Aussie Slang Dictionary 13th Edition

By: Lolla Stewart

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Australia, Brolga Publishing: 2017

Edition: 13th Revised Edition

Seller ID: A1255


Aussie Slang Dictionary. Australians pride themselves on being easy-going and informal. Their vocabulary with its colour, humour and inventiveness reflects these qualities. This thoroughly entertaining Aussie Slang Dictionary will help you decipher and speak the true Aussie language. Full of dazzling definitions from true-blue Aussies you'll never be lost for words with this collection of colourful sayings. From aerial ping-pong (Australian Rules Football) to on the wron... View more info

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Macmillan Australian Primary Dictionary 2nd Edition (age 6-10 years)

By: Macmillan

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Australia, Macmillan: 2015

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A1208


The Macmillan Australian Primary Dictionary is designed as a school student's first dictionary. It has been specifically written for Australian students aged 6 to 10 years, and is the essential companion for them at the start of their language education. This second edition has been thoroughly revised and updated, with new words and definitions reflecting our changing modern world. Features of the Macmillan Australian Primary Dictionary: more than 4500 words and phrases ... View more info

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Macmillan Australian Student Dictionary 2nd Edition (age 10 to 15 years)

By: Macmillan

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Macmillan: 2015

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 004403


The Macmillan Australian Student Dictionary 2nd Edition is a comprehensive reference tool for students aged from 10 to 15 years. It has been specifically written for Australian students, and is an essential aid for them as they explore our language and develop their own language skills. This second edition has been thoroughly revised and updated, with hundreds of new words reflecting technological and cultural developments in our modern world. Features of the Macmillan A... View more info

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Macmillan Australian Student Thesaurus 2nd Edition (age 10 to 15 years)

By: Macmillan

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Macmillan: 2015

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 004404


The Macmillan Australian Student Thesaurus 2nd Edition is a comprehensive reference tool for students aged from 10 to 15 years. It has been specifically written as an aid for Australian students as they explore our language and develop their own language skills. The Macmillan Australian Student Thesaurus 2nd Edition is a companion volume to the Macmillan Australian Student Dictionary 2nd Edition. While the dictionary provides definitions, the thesaurus provides lists of ... View more info