The Collins Essential Thesaurus is the ideal language tool with over 40,000 references arranged A-Z, so you can easily find the word you're looking for. With a comprehensive range of alternatives for each entry alongside a huge choice of opposites, the Thesaurus enables you to use words with precision and confidence.
You'll find a comprehensive list of all the word alternatives and opposites you need, alongside practical usage notes that help you do more with language. You'll find internet links that tell you where to look for more information.
Also includes advanced search and language tools that have become the staple of quality Oxford language apps from MobiSystems.
A SEARCH TOOL
featuring search autocomplete to help you find words quickly by displaying predictions similar to the terms you're typing. You also get enhanced search extras including:
- A quick search of words while you type.
- A 'fuzzy filter' for when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word.
- A 'keyword' search for finding key words within compound words.
- A wild card search function ('*' or '?') which can replace a letter or entire parts of a word.
A LEARNING TOOL
including a number of features that help you further enhance your vocabulary:
- A 'Favorites' feature to create custom folders with lists of words from the extensive library, including cross-curriculum words.
- History list to help you easily review looked-up words.
- Discover more using the included special language notes.
- See words in context with example sentences.
- 'Word-of-the-day' and 'Flashcards' to help expand your vocabulary.
- Fun and engaging word games like 'Hangman', 'Word scramble' and 'Anagrams' let you perfect newly-learned words.