The Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary provides definitions for about 170,000 words, phrases, and examples and is compiled to offer what learners need most in a dictionary. The Second Edition offers new, up-to-date vocabulary, new 'mini-collocation' boxes, and new frequency information to highlight the most important words to learn. The new Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary gives you everything you need to learn English and pass exams.
Its features: references to over 170,000 words, phrases, and examples explained in clear and natural English; all the important new words that have come into the language; over 200 'Common Learner Error' notes, based on the Cambridge Learner Corpus from Cambridge ESOL exams; only words from a defining vocabulary used to help make definitions easy to understand. Version 4.0 was optimized to support the new Concise Oxford American Thesaurus and Concise Oxford American Dictionary.
What's new in this version:
Version 4.0 was optimized to support the new Concise Oxford American Thesaurus and Concise Oxford American Dictionary