Cambridge School Dictionary for Android Publisher's description
from Mobile Systems, Inc
The Cambridge School Dictionary is the perfect study companion for students studying other subjects through English.
The Cambridge School Dictionary is the perfect study companion for students studying other subjects through English. It includes vocabulary from all the main CLIL and International GCSE topics - from biology to economics and from IT to literature - to give you the confidence and support you need to learn in English, whatever the subject. Every word is explained in clear, simple English, along with all the grammar and usage information you need to use English correctly.
The app contains the whole dictionary in a handy, searchable format, and many more features to help you find the words you need and develop your language skills.
* Up-to-date coverage of all the main CLIL and International GCSE topics helps students learn any subject using English, with clear definitions and all the help on grammar and usage that they need.
* Based on the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary Third edition, with special focus on collocation to improve fluency.
* Subject-related artwork helps students learn words more easily. Study pages focusing on potentially difficult areas such as numbers and letter writing, saving time by having all the information in one place.
* Study pages focusing on potentially difficult areas such as numbers and letter writing, saving time by having all the information in one place.
* Spoken pronunciations (audio version only) so that students don't have to struggle with the phonetic alphabet.
* SMART thesaurus, which turns the dictionary into a thesaurus at the click of a button.
* Suitable for CLIL-based teaching
The dictionary is powered by the MSDict technology especially enhanced for the latest Android devices with the following key benefits:
* Quick dynamic search of words while you type
* Transcriptions facilitating pronunciation
* Hyperlinks between different related words
* History to see the last 50 words you have looked up
* Support for memory cards
* Filters to help you locate the word you are searching for:
o Fuzzy filter- used when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word
o Keyword-used to locate the instances of a key word within other compound words
o Wild card - "?" and "*" replace a letter and group of letters in words
* Fast article scrolling
* Ability to have dictionary Word of the day as a widget on the phone home screen
* Ability to search words in the installed dictionaries through the standard phone search feature
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: New Release
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall