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The Merriam-Webster Dictionary of Synonyms and AntonymsMaster the subtleties of language with the Merriam-Webster Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms. This useful reference goes beyond a thesaurus, explaining the fine shades of meaning that differentiate synonyms. Alphabetical arrangement of terms makes words easy to find. This book gives clear explanations of the distinctions between synonyms. It also includes example phrases and a list of antonyms at most entries….

English Synonyms and Antonyms; This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United State…

Scholastic Pocket Dictionary of Synonyms, Antonyms, HomonymsThe popular portable dictionary has brand-new cover and two-color interior design!The Scholastic Dictionary of Synonyms, Antonyms, and Homonyms–a widely successful reference title–is getting a makeover! This book is a portable, inexpensive dictionary perfect for middle school students. It can be slipped into their book bags and taken anywhere. With more than 12,000 synonyms and 10,000 antonyms at their fingertips, this book is a great reference for young writers. And for kids who don’t know w…

The Oxford Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms (Oxford Quick Reference)Authoritative, accessible, and completely up to date, The Oxford Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms is an invaluable guide for anyone wanting to build their vocabulary and improve their writing skills. Over 140,000 alternative and opposite words are given with the closest, most frequently used synonyms listed first; in addition, thousands of real-life examples of usage from the Oxford English Corpus enable the reader to pinpoint the relevant word quickly and easily. Also included is a useful ce…

Power Vocabulary Builder: Learning 100+ GRE/SAT Vocabulary: Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and sample sentences (Royal Oxford Language Academy)This book series was developed with the objective of helping language learners – especially those who are preparing for the GRE/SAT – master vocabulary words that are commonly found on the test. Power Vocabulary Builder is the first volume in a language-learning series designed to help you master common GRE/SAT vocabulary. This book is different from those with similar objectives because you’ll learn GRE/SAT vocabulary words with the help of 10 mini-stories and extensive practice sets that wer…

The Synonym FinderWith a simple alphabetical arrangement this book has been expanded to include thousands of new words and expressions that have entered the language in recent years, and includes clearly labelled slang and informal words and expressions….

Roget's Thesaurus of Words for Writers: Over 2,300 Emotive, Evocative, Descriptive Synonyms, Antonyms, and Related Terms Every Writer Should KnowThe ultimate tool for writers!Whether you’re crafting the next great American novel or pounding away at a last-minute blog entry, there will come a time in the process when you struggle to find just the perfect word or phrase. Under the time-tested banner of Roget’s Thesaurus, this collection will quickly become the most essential tool on your desk when you’re working on your next piece. Far from an ordinary word list, each entry in this book is organized by meaning and offers a list of compelli…

Stop and Go, Yes and No: What Is an Antonym? (Words Are CATegorical)What Is an Antonym? Youll find the answer inside this bookits all about antonyms! Author Brian P. Cleary and illustrator Brian Gable creatively clarify (not confuse) the concept of antonyms. Their clever (not foolish) rhymes and comical (not serious) illustrations combine to highlight key words. Each pair or group of antonyms is printed in color for easy identification….