World Book Dictionary

The World Book Dictionary was developed by experts to be clear, informative, and easy to understand. It complements and supplements The World Book Encyclopedia., serving the needs of Encyclopedia users from primary school through university.

• More than 2,500 pages with over 225,000 entries.
• More than 3,000 specially created illustrations.
• Unique 124-page guide to communication.
• Special section providing useful tips for writing term papaers and book reports.
• Notes on how to use a prefix or suffix, how to combine forms, and how to capitalize and punctuate.
• Presents common misspelling.
• Presents International Phonetic Alphabet, with a special look at other languages, including French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish.
• Up-to-date discussion of slang and jardon.