Book Information

  • ISBN: 9781760553708
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pub Date: 25/07/2017
  • Category: Language / Dictionaries
    Language / General
    Language / Language: reference & general
    Language / linguistics
    Language / Language teaching & learning (other than ELT)
  • Imprint: Macquarie
  • Pages: 672
  • Price: $7.99

The Macquarie Little Dictionary is based on the complete Macquarie Dictionary, now in its seventh edition. It is an ideal up-to-date reference for anyone seeking quick solutions to questions of spelling, meaning and usage within the core vocabulary of Australian English. Its portable format is perfect for school, home or the office.

It features:

- more than 31,000 definitions
- new words and meanings for items such as freecycle, listicle, microbead, and spiralise
- valuable usage notes to help with common language problems
- list of common prefixes and suffixes

Author Information

The Macquarie Dictionary was first published in print in 1981 and has been online since 2003. It contains the complete record of English as it is used in Australia, and is nationally and internationally regarded as the standard reference on Australian English.

The Macquarie Dictionary -- Australia's national dictionary.