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Junior illustrated English dictionary and thesaurus

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Illustrated dictionaries and thesauruses
Junior illustrated English dictionary and thesaurus

Children will boost their writing and speaking skills with this bumper book of words. They will learn new words, find out what they mean, check spellings and discover 50 other ways to say ‘nice’. Easy to use and packed with pictures, it’s the perfect book to help children with school and homework from age 7 to 11 and well beyond.


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English Dictionary and Thesaurus
This book is fantastic A to Z dictionary, glad I bought it, love the images/illustrations used. Beautiful colours very motivating to read and its great to test yourself what you know and what you might learn.

Leen, 13th October 2018

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