The Oxford Advanced Learnerâ€™s Dictionary, a world best-seller reference book is now available as a Windows Phone app. Its features a full A-Z dictionary, real voice audio (not text to speech), and My View to customize your screen.
â€¢ Listen to real British and American voices pronounce words, with no Internet access required
â€¢ Access spoken example sentence audio online, or download all 116,000 example sentences to listen offline (approximately 430MB each for British and American sentences)
â€¢ 184,500 words, phrases and meanings explained clearly
â€¢ 198,500 example sentences
â€¢ 57,000 synonyms, opposites and related words – find words with similar or opposite meanings in the integrated Thesaurus
â€¢ Learn words in their natural context with over 83,000 collocations (words that go together) included
â€¢ Use Full Dictionary Search to find your word in any phrase or example sentence in the dictionary
â€¢ Use the Oxford 3000â„¢ keyword entries to learn the most important words in English
â€¢ Find the Academic Word List words easily â€“ they are all labelled
â€¢ View and enlarge 1300 illustrations to build your topic vocabulary
â€¢ Study usage notes, verb forms, and word origins
â€¢ All the dictionary text is live- tap to instantly look up any word
â€¢ Use My View to choose how much information appears on your screen â€“ hide IPA, example sentences, pictures, synonyms, etc. â€“ tap to show the full entry again
â€¢ Bookmark your Favourite entries to easily find them again
It costs $26.99! Download it here from the Marketplace.