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.
A fresh new look for this best-selling dictionary which contains over 650 up-to-date words and concepts. Each entry is in alphabetical order and along with a clear and straightforward definition, has a fun and informative colour illustration or diagram to help explain the meaning. Cross references lin... read more
In all societies throughout history people have celebrated the three great milestones in life - birth, marriage and death - with a ceremony. Whether the birth of a child today is marked by a traditional religious service, by one of the increasingly popular naming ceremonies which local authorities now... read more
For Weddings and a Funeral is a collection of very special poems, for very special occasions.Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone... When Matthew spoke these lines in the hit film Four Weddings and a Funeral every reviewer was moved.Few occasions in our lives are more important than weddings and... read more
'And when Love speaks, the voice of all the gods Makes heaven drowsy with harmony' "Love's Labour's Lost," William Shakespeare. "When Love Speaks" brings together the greatest writing on love and commitment - from Donne to Cole Porter, Sappho to P.G. Wodehouse, love letters of the great composers to E... read more
The Greenlight Dictionary has been adapted from a well established Chambers dictionary specifically for use in New Zealand. The aim of the dictionary is to provide all the information a family needs in the most straightforward terms. Over 10,000 look-up words give wide coverage, including definitions ... read more
A humorous yet authoritative look at the language New Zealanders use informally. Informative and amusing, it provides an insight into New Zealand life and culture.
|Author:||Rachel Johnstone-Burt, Alison GIbbs, Rev John Wynburne|
To find the right words to use and the right music to play is so difficult at certains times in life ... How to plan and organise the funeral your loved ones would most appreciate.
The ultimate guide to preparing and delivering memorable wedding speeches.
|Series:||Oxford Paperback Reference S.|
An authoritative and up-to-date dictionary of writing style and usage giving straightforward guidance on many problems, such as common spelling difficulties, foreign words, abbreviations, punctuation, capitalization and names of people and places.
The essential reference work for writers, editors and proofreaders. Well-known or well known? Affect or effect? Majorca or Mallorca? Royal Family or royal family? Spell check cannot be relied upon to help you with the trickier aspects of the English language. Even the most sophisticated writers of Eng... read more
|Series:||Arden Shakespeare Library|
Who said "Neither a lender or borrower be", who loved "not wisely but too well" and whose "salad days" are now behind her? If you have ever struggled to remember a Shakespeare quote, this is the book for you. It has over 3,000 quotes from single line... read more