A comprehensive, interactive picture dictionary for adults.
* The Oxford Picture Dictionary Interactive is based on The Oxford Picture Dictionary, with 3,700 words brought to life through sound and stunning visual images.
* 128 topics are grouped into 12 thematic units, including a strong job-skills strand.
* A special viewer allows students to explore the whole graphic as well as zoom in for close-ups.
* A wide selection of activity types, such as Conversation, Reading, Job Talk, Role-play and Writing, provide contextualized vocabulary practice in all four skills.
* A built-in word processor allows students to write about any dictionary topic and print out their work.
* There are highly motivating games, customizable to students' needs.
* A personalized Flashcard Maker allows students either to test themselves on-screen or to print out cards with the word and corresponding picture.
* Randomly-generated tests are provided for each topic page.
* There are both summary and detailed reports, allowing students and teachers to monitor progress.
* A teacher-management system allows teachers to review and edit student information, as well as view tests and writing.
PC/Multimedia: IBM or compatible: 80486 or Pentium system. 16 MB RAM (32 MB preferred). Windows 95 or later. Graphics/monitor: SVGA or higher, 640 x 480, 256 color-mode. SoundBlaster compatible. CD-ROM drive. 10 MB of free space on hard drive. Student data may be stored on the hard drive or on a floppy disk. Apple Macintosh: 68040 or Power Macintosh. Operating System 7.5.3 or higher. 16 MB of RAM (32 MB preferred). CD-ROM drive. 15 MB of free space on hard drive. Student data may be stored on the hard drive or on a floppy disk.
You may need to download this free software to view some of the materials on this site:
Adobe® Reader® for PDFs
RealPlayer for audio and video files
Macromedia Flash Player for interactive content
* Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA (AUGUST 12, 2008)
* Language: English
* ISBN-10: 0194359794
* ISBN-13: 978-0194359795
* Product Dimensions: 8.6 x 7 x 1.6 inches