With more than 50,000 new words added-now over 225,000 entries-the world′s most extensive, up-to-the-minute and easy-to-use crossword puzzle dictionary is bigger and better than ever
Arranged alphabetically from start to finish, The ... read more
This introductory atlas for secondary school students aged 11-14 is designed to help students develop map, atlas and data handling skills. The content adheres closely to the requirements of the National Curriculum and incorporates results of classroom testing. It features 96 pages of clear, easy to re... read more
The death of a loved one is one of the hardest things that most people have to deal with. Selecting a reading that commemorates or reminds you of that special person can be very difficult and finding it easily can be even harder. "Poems and Readings for Funerals and Memorials" gathers together many of... read more
Great speakers aren't just born; they prepare and they practice. The Elements of Great Public Speaking takes the fear out of taking the podium, distilling essential techniques and tricks for just about any speaking occasion. Experienced businesspeople, nervous students, best men, and eulogists alik... read more
A fascinating and frequently ripe brew of quotations on New Zealand or from New Zealanders, Strong Language holds a mirror up to our national culture and identity. Sacred, profane, witty, big-hearted, perceptive, hilarious, wise; all are words that could apply to the hundreds of quotations lifted from... read more
"Chambers Dictionary of Music" contains around 7500 entries in a compact paperback format. Its clear layout and straightforward definitions make it an ideal resource for music students and general readers alike. Packed with essential information, it is also a handy reference for those with a more deta... read more
Collins New Zealand Junior Dictionary includes the new Collins Word Wizard section to help with writing, grammar and using the Internet, plus a fun quiz. This edition is especially designed for children aged 6-8 and fully supports the National Curriculum. It ... read more
Collins Scrabble(t) Lists will help you learn more words to improve your game, whether you're looking to become the next World Scrabble Champion or just to turn the tables on that friend or relation who always seems to beat you! Based on Collins Scrabble Tournament a... read more
|Awards:||Winner of Montana New Zealand Book Awards: History and Biography Category 1998 and Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Montana Medal for Non-Fiction 1998.|
The Dictionary of New Zealand English provides a unique historical record of New Zealand words and phrases from their earliest use to the present day. Its 6,000 main headword entries and 9,300 separate subentries provide fascinating insights into New Zealand's diverse linguistic heritage.The words New... read more
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This dictionary never gets left at home Â� it clips neatly into a studentÂ�s ring-binder folder. It is a solid, basic ready-reference for students aged 11 to 16.Â� over 20,000 headwords Â� word origins are provided if they shed light on the meaning of the headword, or if they are especially interestin... read more
This A-Z encyclopaedia offers information on a wide range of subjects and contains cross-references in the text and a comprehensive index to help the reader trace further information about any topic. Many areas of knowledge are covered, from plants, science, travel, to food, language and religion.
A new, easy-to-use illustrated children's thesaurus with thousands of entries, synonyms, clear age-appropriate example sentences and over a thousand colour illustrations. The clear design and colourful word webs with hundreds of topic words make homework and writing easy and fun.