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ELA / AESL English Language Aquisition: Dictionaries

Guide to resources in the library and on the web for students learning the English language.

Visual Dictionaries

Visual dictionaries are good because they show a picture and then tell you what everything in the picture is called. 

We have ESL picture dictionaries and regular dictionaries for:

  • Amharic
  • Arabic
  • Chinese 
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Punjabi
  • Russian
  • Spanish 
  • Thai  
  • Ukrainian
  • Vietnamese

 We also have dictionaries for English and:


Language Dictionaries

The SVC Library has ESL dictionaries that you can borrow and take home.

Online Dictionary Available From the Library

Online Dictionaries from the Internet

Glossary of words used in Libraries

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