Oxford Learner's Dictionary of Academic English is a free software application from the Reference Tools subcategory, part of the Education category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2014-10-22. The program can be installed on iOS.
Winner, Innovation in Learner Resources, British Council ELTon Awards 2015
Awarded BEST OF 2016 - INNOVATIONSPREIS-IT by Initiative Mittelstand
IMPORTANT: This free download will give you sample entries from the dictionary. An in-app purchase is required to activate the full dictionary.
Are you a learner of English who needs to do academic writing in English?
Understand the words and phrases used in academic writing. Learn how to use them in your own written work.
The Oxford Learner s Dictionary of Academic English is the learner s dictionary that focuses exclusively on academic English. If you are a non-native English speaker studying an academic subject in English, this dictionary app will help you understand academic texts and will help you improve your own academic writing.
22,000 words, phrases and meanings clearly explained, with the focus on their usage in academic writing
Informed by the 85-million-word Oxford Corpus of Academic English
Over 50,000 corpus-based example sentences
690 collocation notes show over 26,000 collocations (words that are used together)
120 Thesaurus notes, Language Banks, Grammar Points and Which Word? notes
Word lists for four subject areas (physical sciences, life sciences, social sciences and humanities) that you can add to or edit
Create and organize your own lists of favourite words
Words in the Academic Word List are all labelled
Hear all the words spoken by real British and American English voices
Use Full Dictionary Search to find your word in any phrase, collocation or example sentence in the dictionary
Did you mean ? function and wild card search allow you to find a word even if you don t know the spelling
View History to see the last 100 words you looked up
All the dictionary text is live tap to instantly look up a word
Optimized for iOS9, including:
Multitasking features: Slide Over and Split View
Spotlight Search in Favourites folders
Recommended for learners of English who are
Studying academic subjects in English at university or college
Studying on foundation or pre-sessional courses
B1-C2 level in English (intermediate advanced)
Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Oxford Learner's Dictionary of Academic English (version 1.1) has a file size of 28.10 MB and is available for download from our website.
Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 6 times.
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