Merriam-Webster's Elementary Dictionary
An all-new edition of the essential dictionary for children grades 3-5, ages 8-11. © 2009
- Over 36,000 fully revised entries.
- Expanded usage examples include more than 1,300 quotes from classic and contemporary children's literature.
- 250 word history paragraphs and over 130 synonym paragraphs.
- More than 900 new, colorful illustrations, photographs, and diagrams.
- New features include pronunciation paragraphs for every letter, Greek and Latin word root paragraphs, and
child-friendly usage hints in full sentences.
- 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.
- Format: Laminated hardcover
- Size: 848 pages; 8 1/4" x 10 1/4"
- ISBN: 978-0-87779-675-6