WordReference Collins English Usage
WordReference is pleased to offer the Collins COBUILD English Usage dictionary. It is a modern, easy-to-use and in-depth guide to English usage, aimed at upper-intermediate and advanced learners and teachers of English.
This dictionary is designed to help learners to use individual words correctly, and choose the right words and structures for the meaning they want to convey. It explains what English words mean and also provides information on how the words actually work. The dictionary covers a range of different areas of the English language, to help learners use the language naturally and effectively. It provides clear information on easily confused words, words with similar meanings, and help with words that are often tricky for learners to understand.
In addition to information on usage, the dictionary includes helpful grammar boxes, which explain elements of English grammar which students need to be able to write and speak in English. This edition has been thoroughly revised and updated, based on extensive corpus research and is now easier to use than ever. With additional information on American English, and warning notes highlighting particular problems, Collins COBUILD English Usage is an indispensible tool for learning English today.
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