About Encarta Concise English Dictionary. This dictionary is aimed at those wanting to use English with precision and accuracy. Features include: quick definitions; spellchecks and incorrect spellings; quick facts; Internet guide; literary links; and tables and illustrations. Bloomsbury Concise English Dictionary, London: A & C Black, 2nd edn, , pp, ISBN: Created from the Bloomsbury database of world English. Previous edition: published as Encarta concise English dictionary. Description: xxxvi, pages: illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm: Other Titles: Encarta concise English dictionary. Responsibility: [editor-in-chief Kathy Rooney]. We’re listening — tell us what you think. Something didn’t work Report bugs here. All feedback is valuable. Please share your general feedback. Member of Emerald Engage?
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The English-Chinese Encarta Dictionary (E-CED) is produced from its mother copy, the electronic edition of the Encarta Concise English Dictionary (ECED). To keep the Dictionary up-to-date, it also added the 5, new words in the Bloomsbury Concise English Dictionary (), the second edition of ECDC. The E-CED is currently the biggest bilingualized English dictionary in the . It is estimated that every year, neologisms are added to the English language: acronyms - 'yuppie', blended words - 'motel', and those taken from foreign languages - 'savoir-faire'. The Bloomsbury Dictionary of Word Origins provides a concise history of Reviews: 4. Bloomsbury English Dictionary: 2nd Edition of Encarta World English Dictionary English and Tamil Dictionary, containing all the more important words in Dr. Webster's Dictionary of the English language. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: With its entries organized both by person and theme, this is collection of more than quotations drawn from a wide range of sources, such as literature, films, modern political speeches, song lyrics and advertising slogans, and dating from ancient times to the present.