Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary (Hardcover)
|An all-new edition of the essential dictionary for children grades 3-5 ages 8-11. \n- Over 36 000 fully revised entries\n- Expanded usage examples include more than 1 300 quotes from classic and contemporary children's literature. \n- 250 word history paragraphs and over 130 synonym paragraphs\n- More than 900 new colorful illustrations photographs and diagrams\n- New features include pronunciation paragraphs for every letter Greek and Latin word root paragraphs and child-friendly usage hints in full sentences.\n- Special sections include geographical terms signs and symbols an introduction to Greek and Latin roots in English a Guide for Writers and a list of literary works used in the text.\n\nBinding: Laminated hardcover\nWeight: 3 lbs 12 oz. \nPages: 848\nSize: 8.25 x 10.25 \n|
From the Publisher:
A dictionary for students ages eight to eleven with meanings and uses given for more than 36,000 words also includes explanatory introductory material, new illustrations, and special sections on U.S. Presidents, geographical terms, word roots, and a list of literary works used in the text.