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On line dictionary On line dictionary
Grammar dictionary A grammar dictionary.
Rhymezone Rhyming dictionaries. (e.g.. for use in NLS Year 4 Term 1 for composing jingles)
Word Central Rhyming dictionaries. (e.g.. for use in NLS Year 4 Term 1 for composing jingles)
EnchantedLearning.com Dinosaur dictionary.
Soccer Dictionary
Soccer dictionary ( e.g.. for use in NLS Year 5 Term 3, Vocabulary Extension)
Music dictionary A dictionary of musical terms.
Shakespeare Dictionary A very useful resource for KS 4+. Particularly relevant to teachers.
Cambridge Dictionaries Online Cambridge Dictionaries Online. Includes a Learner's Dictionary and a Dictionary of Idioms.
Behind The Name An etymological dictionary of first names
Kids Dictionary A dictionary of computer terms.
On line thesauruses On line thesaurus
A Visual Thesaurus A visual thesaurus. Wait for the program to load then click to launch. Type in your word and follow the threads of meaning.
A Picture Dictionary A picture dictionary with links to educational activities.
BBC A glossary of ICT terms from 'animation' to 'zip drive'.