The Basic Oxford Picture Dictionary, Second Edition joins the family of Oxford pictures dictionaries. An ideal resource for low-beginning and literacy-level adult and young-adult student of English, the second edition of the Dictionary has the same key feature as the original edition; Clear page design; large, easy-to read type; and the same vocabulary list of 1,200 essential words and phrases. The vocabulary, organized into 12 distinct thematic areas, is illustrated in full color and depicted in real-life contexts. A comprehensive index includes all the words along with a clear, easy-to-use pronunciation guide. The Dictionary can be used on its own, or together with its components, as a comprehensive and flexible program for teaching key everyday vocabulary and basic survival skills.