Synopses & Reviews
Published in 1988, this dictionary continues to be a favorite of many teachers.
Pictures convey meaning more clearly than words alone. This dictionary is a unique language learning tool for students of English. It provides students with a glance at American lifestyle, as well as a compendium of 2,400 useful vocabulary. Organized in 82 themes, beginning with topics that are most useful for the "survival" needs, the dictionary does not have to be taught in order. Vocabulary playing cards, cassettes, workbooks are also available.
A favorite for many years, "The New Oxford Picture Dictionary contains over 2,400 illustrated vocabulary words divided into 82 topics. There are nine bilingual editions of the "Dictionary.
The NOPD presents over 2,400 words contextually on illustrated pages. The book is designed as a reference for everyday vocabulary, an introduction to content areas, a resource for portraying American culture and a springboard for oral and written work as well as an independent picture dictionary.