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This presentation gives a brief description of Oxford Dictionaries It tells you what Oxford Dictionaries is how it can help you how to look for information in it The presentation will take about 4 minutes
Website: www.oxforddictionaries.com Oxford Dictionaries offers online access to up-to-date, accurate, and authoritative modern English dictionary and thesaurus entries, along with first-rate language reference resources. Oxford dictionaries and thesauruses are trusted the world over. This is because we invest in language research to ensure you have access to the latest new words and phrases and the most up-to-date definitions.
Website: www.oxforddictionaries.com You will find 350,000 definitions and entries and over 600,000 synonyms and antonyms… …more than 800,000 Spanish words, phrases, translations and over 600,000 French, German and Italian… … 1.9 million full-sentence examples. You will also find a word of the day, articles exploring the language, and a quote of the day.
You will be able to explore the word blog, quizzes, word origins, and language related questions. You can consult reference works, sample letters, spelling tips, and much more. Website: www.oxforddictionaries.com
You can search for the English equivalent of a Spanish, French, German, and Italian word Website: www.oxforddictionaries.com
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