With more than 190,000 headwords, phrases, and examples, this all-purpose Spanish and English dictionary offers maximum content in a manageable format. Useful features include a section on Spanish and English idioms, verb conjugations, and grammar notes.
New title A practical guide to English synonyms for Spanish speakers. More than 9,000 synonyms and antonyms with clear explanations of the distinctions between synonyms. Abundant usage examples included. Antonyms listed at most entries.
Clue: The fun solution to building English Vocabulary
Answer: Crossword puzzles
Studying English as a second language does not have to be boring Easy ESL Crossword Puzzles gives you a deserved break from drill books and grammar primers. Offering plenty of ways to learn more than 3,000 English words, author Chris Gunn, founder of Lanternfish ESL, has created 110 themed crossword puzzles that will challenge and entertain you.
Easy ESL Crossword Puzzles helps you
- Use context to learn word meanings
- Become familiar with collocations--two words that are often used together--and standard English phrases and sayings
- Understand word play such as rhyme, alliteration, and simile
If you are a teacher looking to add some spark to your lessons or a student needing more practice, Easy ESL Crossword Puzzles is the perfect answer to making learning English an engaging experience
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One of the greatest challenges in learning a language is mastering verb conjugations. English Verb Drills makes it easier than ever for you to meet that challenge. It allows you to focus exclusively on building your mastery of verbs without being distracted by other elements of grammar. Combining the features of a workbook and reference manual, this book clearly and systematically explains how the verb system works while providing more than 150 drills for practice. Using this unique title, you will build the confidence you need to use verbs correctly and to be comfortable expressing yourself in speech and writing.
Learn to master the useful but tricky skill of how to choose the right article or determiner
As a non-native speaker of English, you may have trouble with determiners because, unlike true adjectives, the choice of which article, demonstrative, or quantifier to use is dependent on both the meaning and the grammatical form of the particular noun they modify. Practice Makes Perfect: English Articles and Determiners Up Close helps you untangle this grammar puzzle with clear explanations of how they should be treated and used. And of course you will get hundreds of exercise opportunities to practice, practice, practice your new skills.
A pocket-sized word-finder just for Spanish speakers, this title features the 2500 most common words in English. Each entry includes translation, pronunciation and grammar usage. The introduction in Spanish explains the easy-to-use format. Useful appendices include common abbreviations, common English names, postal abbreviations, and a gazetteer.Este libro es convenientemente portable, y tiene cualidades especiales qu lo hacen muy util. Por ejemplo, puesto que el volumen tiene 2500 palabras alfabeticamente ordenadas tan solo las palabras inglesas esenciales -- usted podra llevar consigo, a cualquier parte, esta guia manual y hallar prontamente la palabra que necesite. Otra cualidad especial es una transcripcion fonetica de cada voz o palabra, representativa de los sonidos de la lengua espanol. Ademas de las 2500 voces del diccionario mismo, hallara usted una guia de pronunciacion, listas de nombres communes, de abreviaciones, y un nomenclador geografico. Las 2500 Palabras le seran sumamente valiosas para su estudio del ingles, no solo como referencia sino tambien como librito companero de viajes, allevar con usted dondequiera que vaya.