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Merriam-Webster's intermediate dictionary

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Merriam-Webster, Incorporated,
Pub. Date:
[2016]
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Revised & updated edition.
Language:
English
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NEW EDITION, 2016 copyright. Revised and updated with 200 newly added words across a variety of fields including technology, social media, science, health and popular culture. Focuses on the needs of students in grades 6-8, ages 11-14, and provides advanced dictionary features to help them read, write and speak more effectively. New words include: blog, cloud computing, copernicium, derecho, fair trade, fracking, geocaching, hashtag, hot spot, mash-up, microblogging, selfie, social media, STEM, tablet and tweet. * Includes nearly 70,000 entries * More than 22,000 usage examples to help clarify and expand understanding * More than 1,000 illustrations * Abundant word history paragraphs and synonym paragraphs * A section on Biographical Names and Geographical Names. * A Handbook of Style gives direction on the proper use of punctuation including how and when to use the apostrophe, colon, comma, dash, Ellipsis, exclamation point, hyphen, semicolon and more.

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Full title merriam webster s intermediate dictionary
Author merriam webster
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Last Update 2018-05-21 15:18:12PM
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subject_facet English language, English language -- Dictionaries, English language -- Dictionaries, Juvenile
title_display Merriam-Webster's intermediate dictionary
title_full Merriam-Webster's intermediate dictionary
title_short Merriam-Webster's intermediate dictionary
topic_facet Dictionaries, Juvenile, English language