Compiled by expert teams of Spanish and English lexicographers, this edition contains over 175,000 words and phrases, and 240,000 translations, including numerous new words that have entered both languages in recent years.
Not only does it provide remarkable coverage of the general, scientific, literary, and technical vocabulary of
contemporary Spanish and English, the Concise Oxford Spanish Dictionary is also easy to use, with a clear layout.
The dictionary also provides extensive help with tricky issues of grammar and word usage well as fun and
informative culture notes on life and living in the Spanish-speaking world.
* Authoritative coverage of over 175,000 words and phrases, and over 240,000 translations
* Comprehensive English-Spanish and Spanish-English dictionary with new words and phrases based on findings from
Oxford's English and Spanish language reading programmes
* Quick and easy to use
* Cultural notes on life and living in the Spanish-speaking world throughout the text
A SEARCH TOOL
featuring search autocomplete to help you find words quickly by displaying predictions similar to the terms you're typing. You also get enhanced search extras including:
* A quick search of words while you type.
* A 'fuzzy filter' when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word.
* A 'keyword' search for finding key words within compound words.
* A wild card search function (*) which can replace a letter or entire parts of a word.
* Download dictionary definitions locally for offline word lookup.
A LEARNING TOOL
including a number of features that help you further enhance your vocabulary:
* A 'Favorites' feature to create custom folders with lists of words from the extensive library, including cross-curriculum words.
* History list to help you easily review looked-up words.
* Discover more about language with the special language notes.
* See words in context with example sentences.
* 'Word-of-the-day' feature with homescreen widget.
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