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Merriam Webster's First Dictionary

SKU MER274-1

Introduces almost 3,000 words using 1,000 entries with hundreds of captivating illustrations by Ruth Heller. Full sentences are used to discuss definitions, common phrases, and usage examples in age-appropriate languages to show how words are used in context. Teaches basic dictionary skills: alphabetization, spelling, parts of speech, letter sounds, use of synonyms and antonyms, word histories, homographs, and homophones. Packed with jokes, poems, and popular stories to foster and develop a child's language skills.