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Cambridge Idioms Dictionary 2nd Edition

Cambridge Idioms Dictionary 2nd Edition
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The Cambridge Idioms Dictionary explains over 7,000+ idioms currently used in British, American and Australian English, helping learners to understand them and use them with confidence.

* Clear explanations and example sentences for every idiom
* Fully updated with new idioms, e.g. think outside the box, play out of your skin, the new black and many more...
* Topic section covering useful language areas, e.g. agreeing and disagreeing, telling stories and many more...

A SEARCH TOOL featuring various search options to help you find the words you need more easily
* A quick search of words while you type
* A ‘fuzzy filter’ when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word
* A ‘keyword’ search for finding key words within idioms
* A wild card search function ('*' or '?') which can replace a letter or a group of letters

A LEARNING TOOL including a number of features which help you to grow your vocabulary further:
* A ‘Favorites’ feature allows you to create your own categories and lists of words
* A ‘History’ list to help you easily review recently checked words
* A ‘Daily’ feature to discover new idioms each day
* An 'Exercises' section to test your language skills
* See words in context with example sentences
… discover even more using the included special language notes

If you have any questions, feedback or suggestions please contact us directly at [email protected]

What's New in Version 6.3.3

* Optimized for iOS 8
* New UI with improved search engine for optimal search results
* Bug fixes to make the app more reliable


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