English Learners

Resources for the classroom

Oxford’s  ELT Dictionaries provide print and digital vocabulary and learning resources created specifically for learners of English. The Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary (OALD) is the world’s most trusted dictionary for learners of English. Its rich content makes it a genuine learning tool and much more than just a reference source. The OALD, as well as our monolingual and bilingual learner’s dictionary content, is now integrated with OUP’s ELT coursebooks to enrich the learning experience and make a difference in the lives of learners and teachers around the world.

Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary, 9th edition
The ultimate speaking and writing tool for people who want to communicate in English.

English at your fingertips
Learn English on the go with our dictionary apps.
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Bilingual dictionaries for learners of English
Choose from over 60 bilingual dictionaries written for speakers of over 20 different languages.
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Studying an academic subject in English?
The award-winning Oxford Learner’s Dictionary of Academic English is the perfect tool to develop your academic English.
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More than just an online dictionary
With Premium you can create your own word lists, develop your speaking and writing skills, and download videos and worksheets.
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Are you a developer?
Incorporate any Oxford learner’s dictionary into your own system with Oxford’s Application Programming Interface (API)
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Spread the word
Blog posts from Oxford’s language experts are a great read for anyone interested in words – from insights into how new words come about, to new meanings and uses.
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Oxford Children’s Picture Dictionary
For parents who want to help their child with English at home, this beautifully illustrated picture dictionary includes activities and songs to practise the words and topics taught in school.
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