Resource: The Oxford Spanish Dictionary

Reference The Oxford Spanish Dictionary
Date of Submission Jan. 24, 2014, 4:31 p.m.
Status accepted
ISLRN 846-924-011-331-6
Resource Type Lexicon
Media Type Text
Source
Language Spanish, Castilian
Description

The highly-acclaimed Oxford Spanish Dictionary, described by John Butt in the TLS (Times Literary Supplement) as “indispensable for all serious Hispanists”, provides an authoritative, up-to-date guide to world Spanish. It is the only Spanish dictionary to present the full wealth of Spanish from both sides of the Atlantic, with coverage of 24 varieties of Spanish as it is written and spoken throughout the Spanish-speaking world. There are thousands of real, authentic example sentences carefully selected to illustrate the full range of meanings and typical contexts.

Coverage: 300,000 words and phrases; 500,000 translations; 24 regional varieties of Spanish included
Features:
- thousands of example sentences, from written sources and transcripts of real speech;
- up-to-the-minute coverage of general, scientific, literary, and technical vocabulary; comprehensive coverage of idioms
Format: Available in XML or SGML

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