Support children aged 6 and over to develop their vocabulary at home and in the classroom with this bestselling, colourful and easy-to-use dictionary, fully refreshed for the latest curriculum. Collins Junior Illustrated dictionary assists children in choosing the right word with a clear spacious layout, child-friendly definitions and example sentences of each headword and synonyms shown in context. Written to support the needs of children aged 6 to 8. It introduces key dictionary features such as showing parts of speech (noun, verb, adjective or adverb) and other forms of a word for example plurals or past tense of a verb. Extra help is provided with the Collins Word Wizard section offering language learning support with themed pages, help with spelling, grammar and writing tips.