The Learner's Dictionary for General and Business Use.
This new edition is now in colour and has been completely revised and updated, offering in depth coverage of today's English, with particular focus on vocational and exam vocabulary.
This dictionary has been designed for upper intermediate to advanced learners of English, especially those who wish to study the language for vocational purposes. Up-to-date coverage of today's language and extensive supplementary material on topics such as academic writing and exam preparation will help students to gain a greater and more practical knowledge of the English language.
The second edition offers all the traditional features which have made the 'Cobuild' range so popular - corpus-based text with simple explanations in full sentences, examples of real English from the Bank of English, and useful grammatical information show in the Extra Column.
In addition, set grammatical structures, particularly useful to learners of English, have been identified and highlighted, and numerous usage notes have been added to the text.
This is the complete reference tool of upper intermediate to advanced learners of English, and provides invaluable guidance to students wishing to study English for specific purposes.