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Published: 10 July 2018

288 Pages | Colour

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780192736482

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A unique Roald Dahl Dictionary in paperback

Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary

From aardvark to zozimus, a real dictionary of everyday and extra-usual words

Author Susan Rennie

  • All the extra-usual and everyday words used by Roald Dahl defined with the authority and quality of Oxford Children's Dictionaries - with just a hint of Roald Dahl mischievousness
  • Hundreds of examples from Roald Dahl favourites, including The BFG, Matilda, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, Esio Trot, The Twits, Danny the Champion of the World and The Witches
  • Accompanied by much-loved illustrations by Quentin Blake
  • Be inspired by Ringbelling Rhymes, Sparky Synonyms, spoonerisms and learn how to Gobblefunk with words
  • Discover how Roald Dahl invented new words, played with old words and had fun with language

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