Collins Thesaurus

The Ultimate Wordfinder

150,00 kn

ISBN

9780007107308

Nakladnik

Godina izdanja

2002

Broj stranica

1133

Dimenzije

200mm x 270mm

Uvez

tvrdi

Opis

This major new edition of Collins Thesaurus has been completely rewritten to ensure that it is the most up-to-date and accessible thesaurus available. It provides invaluable help for those involved in all kinds of writing, crossword-puzzle and word-game enthusiasts, and anyone who takes pleasure in the enormous variety and scope of our language.

The fully up-to-date choice of entries and alternative words is based on extensive research into the Bank of English and reflects the real English of today
The most useful synonyms are highlightedand listed first
Illustrative examples, drawn from the Bank of
English, pinpoint meaning
Thousands of opposites are given throughout
the text
Over 500 lists group words used in a wide
range of subjects, from animals to signs of the
zodiac
Quotations and proverbs provide wit and
wisdom spanning many centuries and
continents
The text has been compiled from international
English, and includes words and phrases not
only from the United Kingdom but also from
Australia, South Africa, and the USA, and
other parts of the English-speaking world‘
Other features include related adjectives,
combining forms, phobias, and manias