Whether you’re slicing onions or speeding down the freeway, this best-selling dictionary gives you all the basic English words to go about your everyday tasks with ease! Designed from a tradition of excellence, the program meets the needs of low-level adult and young adult ESL and EFL learners, including those with limited literacy skills. The workbook-size format is a rich visual presentation of basic and essential real-life vocabulary. Sixty-eight different topics grouped in 12 thematic units offer over 1,200 essential words and phrases. Nouns, adjectives, and prepositions are easily identified by numbers, whereas verbs are indicated by letters. An index and pronunciation guide allows users to quickly find words. The bilingual editions present the second language in blue alongside the English word, as well as in a second index. Special features include easy exercises on every page to give students immediate practice with new vocabulary, a color-coded guide to quickly locate units by topic, and updated illustrations.