Publisher: Federal Street Press; Paperback
This dictionary has been specially created for students. In it you will find meanings of more than 32,000 words and phrases that you need to know to understand the world around you. The editors have taken special care to write definitions in language that is clear and easy to understand by students in the elementary grades. Each definition includes the part of speech and many include synonyms. Special sections at the back of the dictionary include: Abbreviations; Confused, Misused or Misspelled Words; Ten General Spelling Rules; Ten Rules for Forming Plurals, and a list of Frequently Misspelled Words.