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The Australian National University

The First Australian Thesaurus

Mark Gwynn & Tony Alderman. Oxford University Press. 2006. 261 pages. ISBN 0 19 55190 7.

A comprehensive and up to date lower-primary school
thesaurus which aims to help students who are using a thesaurus for the first time. It has colour headwords to help students locate words easily; up to date example sentences to show how words are used in context; over 20,000 synonyms to choose from; special panels which give a range of related words to widen vocabulary and extend into topic work.

Updated: 22 March 2011/ Responsible Officer:  Centre Director / Page Contact:  Web Publisher