The Little Oxford Thesaurus Portable and affordable, The Little Oxford Thesaurus has been a popular resource for choosing words in writing, speaking, or word games. Now revised and updated, this edition features more than 150,000 alternative and opposite words for all occasions. Little Oxford English Dictionary w edition of the Little Oxford English Dictionary, particularly suitable for use in secondary schools. It is presented in a portable format with an emphasis on clarity and accessibility in terms of content and layout. The attractive new design makes it easy to find information, and definitions avoid technical vocabulary. In-text notes give guidance on spelling, usage, selected word origins and grammar.