The Picture Plus Dictionary
"Students who arrive in the United States and all those who are learning English as well as American Sign Language should find this book very helpful".
The practical illustrated dictionary you've been looking for is here! This excellent unique resource contains literally thousands of words. Organized in English word order, each word is spelled and its proper part of speech is clearly identified. Each word is then accompanied by an illustration of its sign and an English sentence in which the word is used! There's even an illustration depicting the situation of the sentence! Designed from 30 years of experience in education of deaf students, this dictionary is truly one of a kind. Affordably priced, this is a resource you will not want to be without!
Diccionario Visual Plus
This Spanish translation is a textual translation of The Picture Plus Dictionary, without illustrations. It is designed as a bridge into The Picture Plus Dictionary for Spanish readers. See "Picture Plus Dictionary" above.
Easy English Dictionary
Dorothee Baker and Constance Bettino
Edited by Dorothy McCarr, James E. McCarr, Lucille Eckert and Sara Natwick
The 512 page dictionary, containing 5,000 entries, meets the needs of those who have limited reading and comprehension abilities. The large number of illustrations, combined with the controlled syntax and vocabulary in the definitions and usage sentences, makes this dictionary invaluable.
- an easy-to-read format with large type
- idiomatic expressions included as entry words
- illustrations on every page
- contextual use shown for each meaning
- Thorndike markings used in all entries
- two-word verbs included as entry words
- part of speech identified for each meaning
This unique dictionary provides a nonthreatening, easy-to-understand resource that students will want to use frequently on their own. This will provide independence for both you and the student.
Reading level: approximately 1.0-4.0