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Orient BlackSwan WordMaster: Learner's Dictionary of Modern English (English-English-Hindi)
Board of Editors
Price : ₹ 475.00  
ISBN : 9788125036722
Language : English
Pages : 928
Binding : Paperback
Book Size : 140 x 216 mm
Year : 2009
Series :
Territorial Rights : World
Imprint : No Image
Catalogues : Reference,Hindi
About the Book

WordMaster is the key to modern English. It is more than a book of words, it is more than a ‘meaning-finder’. WordMaster moves beyond words and phrases, to understanding real English and using it appropriately and effectively. By providing users with clear and accurate meanings and illustrative sentences, WordMaster leads learners from knowing to using, and from words to whole language.

Key Features:

  • Over 35,000 words, phrases and derivatives from modern English
  • Meanings in clear simple English, further explained by illustrative sentences
  • Includes words and phrases which have recently come into use
  • Guidance on formal and informal usage, with further guidance on appropriacy, and on attitudes embedded in language
  • Special guidance-alert on language which is not respectful, taboo language, gender-sensitive words and words which may cause offence
  • Key words from science and humanities, technology, computers, medicine and the world of business
Of special use to South Asian learners with examples, contexts and concerns which are familiar