Oxford Mini Dictionary & Thesaurus
This small dictionary and thesaurus offers the most accurate and up-to-date coverage of essential, everyday vocabulary with over 40,000 words, phrases, and definitions and 65,000 synonyms and antonyms based on evidence from the oxford english corpus, a unique databank comprising hundreds of millions of words of english.
This dictionary is for checking the spelling and meaning of english words, and has special notes throughout the text to give extra help and guidance on difficult spellings, words that are easily confused with each other, and tricky points of usage. .
Have you ever wondered how the universe began? Or what it takes to put humans on the moon – or even on mars? What would you do if you could travel through space and time? Embark on the adventure of a lifetime in this beautiful collection of up-to-the-minute essays mind-blowing facts and out-of-this-world colour photographs, by the world’s leading scientists including professor stephen hawking himself, curated by the brilliant lucy hawking.
The oxford beginner’s russian dictionary is an innovative guide to learning russian. Designed specifically for english-speaking adult learners who are either learning from scratch or refreshing lost language skills, it offers an easy to use dictionary, extra help with vocabulary, and essential information on living and interacting in the russian-speaking world.
“hans rosling tells the story of ‘the secret silent miracle of human progress’ as only he can. But factfulness does much more than that. It also explains why progress is so often secret and silent and teaches readers how to see it clearly.”
This dictionary contains more than 24,000 entries, related phrases, idioms, derivatives and words with irregular forms, and more than 200 illustrations. Like our other bilingual dictionaries, this has been specially compiled for learners of english, teachers, translators and general readers.
Compact and handy german-english and english-german dictionary with up-to-date vocabulary. Over 40,000 words and phrases, and 60,000 translations. Includes sections on german verbs, irregular english verbs, and pronunciation help
සිතියම් පොතක් යනු නිශ්චිත ප්රදේශයක භූවිෂමතාව දෙනෙත් ඉදිරියේ කැටි කර දක්වන අපූරු නිමැවුමකි. මේ ශ්රී ලංකා සිතියම් පොතින් භූ ලක්ෂණ සිතියම්, දේශගුණික, ආර්ථික ප්රවාහන කලාප දැක්වෙන සිතියම් ඇතුළු සිතියම් කරණයට අදාල සියලු තොරතුරු අන්තර්ගත වේ. ආදර්ශ සිතියම් ද සහිතව ඔප කඩදාසියේ කල්පවතින නිමාවකින් යුක්තව සම්පාදනය කොට තිබේ.
මේ කෘතිය සිංහල භාෂා ව්යාකරණය හදාරන ශිෂ්යයන් උදෙසා ය. ඔවුනට අවශ්ය වන ව්යාකරණ මාතෘකා සියල්ලම පාහේ මෙහි ඇතුළත් ව ඇත. මෙහි කතුවර මහාචාර්ය ඩබ්ලිව්.එස්. කරුණාතිලක මහතා කැලණිය විශ්වවිද්යාලයේ වාග් විද්යා අංශාධිපති වශයෙන් කලක් සේවය කළේ ය.
The grand design is a popular-science book written by physicists stephen hawking and leonard mlodinow and published by bantam books in 2010. The book examines the history of scientific knowledge about the universe and explains eleven-dimensional m-theory.
Sleep is one of the most important but least understood aspects of our life, wellness, and longevity. Until very recently, science had no answer to the question of why we sleep, or what good it served, or why we suffer such devastating health consequences when we don’t sleep. Compared to the other basic drives in life – eating, drinking, and reproducing – the purpose of sleep remained elusive.
Authoritative, compact, and up to date, the pocket oxford dictionary, thesaurus, and wordpower guide is the perfect three-in-one reference for use at school, home, or the office. It contains a dictionary with over 90,000 words, phrases, and definitions; a thesaurus with over 130,000 alternative and opposite words.
Bill bryson describes himself as a reluctant traveller, but even when he stays safely at home he can’t contain his curiosity about the world around him. A short history of nearly everything is his quest to understand everything that has happened from the big bang to the rise of civilization – how we got from there, being nothing at all, to here, being us. Bill bryson’s challenge is to take subjects that normally bore the pants off most of us, like geology.