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The Oxford 3000™

The 3,000 most important words for an English learner to know have been carefully selected by a group of language experts and marked with a key to show that they are the words that should receive priority in vocabulary study.

Colourful illustrations

1,300 individual and group images for visualization and easier learning.

Support of tabs and landscape mode

The dictionary is compatible with tabs and supports landscape mode

In-app help

Detailed help file (available directly from the app).

Customizable appearance

Easily and quickly change the app appearance: customizable background colour, font size, search results highlighting etc.

Dictionary menu

Menu in many entries allows to open additional information about a headword, including verb forms, culture, example bank, thesaurus: synonyms and collocations etc.

Parts of speech indication

Parts of speech specified in the word list to select a word you need.

116,000 spoken example sentences

116,000 spoken example sentences – in both British English and American English accents and recorded by native speakers.

Idioms and phrasal verbs

Full dictionary search allows users to find a word in idioms and phrasal verbs.

Favourite articles

Quickly access the most interesting words using your own Favourite list or Search History.
  • Android
  • BlackBerry
  • iOS
  • Mac
  • Windows Phone
  • Windows 8
  • This app has been developed by the same editors from Oxford University Press who created the printed dictionary, working together with Paragon Software, a leading software developer for mobile devices.

    Use Full Dictionary Search to find your word in any phrase or example sentence in the dictionary.

    1300 words illustrated in groups build your topic vocabulary. You can enlarge and explore the illustrations.

    Use My View to choose how much information appears on your screen – hide IPA, example sentences, pictures, synonyms etc. – tap to show the full entry again.

  • This app has been developed by the same editors from Oxford University Press who created the printed dictionary, working together with Paragon Software, a leading software developer for mobile devices.

    Use Full Dictionary Search to find your word in any phrase or example sentence in the dictionary.

    1300 words illustrated in groups build your topic vocabulary. You can enlarge and explore the illustrations.

    Use My View to choose how much information appears on your screen – hide IPA, example sentences, pictures, synonyms etc. – tap to show the full entry again.

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