New Zealand Primary Dictionary and Thesaurus

Second Edition

Tony Deverson

New Zealand Primary Dictionary and Thesaurus

Second Edition

Tony Deverson

ISBN:

9780195585049

Binding:

Paperback

Published:

28 Dec 2011

Availability:

586

Series:

NZ Dictionaries/Thesauruses/Reference

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$37.99 NZD

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Description

The New Zealand Primary School Dictionary & Thesaurus is written for 10–12 year olds and is a fully integrated dictionary and thesaurus. It assists students to develop and extend their knowledge of words and definitions as well as build world power by supplying an extensive list of synonyms.

Now fully revised with many new features, this dictionary and thesaurus is the essential reference resource for upper primary school students.

AGE LEVEL: 10 to 12
SUITABILITY: Upper primary school students
COVERAGE: Over 7000 dictionary/thesaurus headwords 

Key features:

  • Up-to-date content: updated to contain many new words that reflect cultural and technological changes.
  • New Zealand English: distinctive New Zealand words and meanings are included, and a labelled accordingly.
  • Māori: guidance is given on Māori pronunciation and plural forms.
  • Pronunciation: simple pronunciation guide for difficult  or unusual words.
  • Appendices: comprehensive coverage of grammar skills, useful words from te reo Māori, texting and instant messaging language, along with shapes and angles.