SPEAK AND WRITE PERFECT ENGLISH!
Morton, BENSON, Evelyn and ILSON, Robert
The BBI Dictionary of English Word Combinations tells
you which words go together in English and which words do not. The BBI will
help you master the difficulties of common but unpredictable English phrases
and word combinations.
The BBI shows key differences between American and
The BBI helps you decide about
word combinations that are on the tip of your tongue.
The BBI gives more grammatical
information than any other existing dictionary in easy steps.
The BBI 2nd revised edition is made fully up to date
with modern British and American usage, and now includes 20% more information.
The BBI is a source of inspiration and will be your
mentor and guide for speaking and writing PERFECT ENGLISH.
This revised edition of the BBI Combinatory Dictionary
of English, is an expanded and updated version of the First Edition (1986)
and its New Printing (1993). In selecting new material, the authors have made
use of a variety of sources, such as: (a) comments and suggestions from over
fifty reviews published in journals throughout the world; (b) additions to
the bilingual editions of the BBI, specifically the Maruzen edition (Tokyo,
1993) and the Longman Dictionary of English Collocations (Hong Kong, 1995);
(c) comments and suggestions from users of the BBI.
1997 - 386 Pages