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Pharos Glossary of Literary Terms
PHAROS

Encyclopaedias & General Reference

Master and understand the technical vocabulary of literature study.   Is ‘pow!’ a good example of onomatopoeia? Is paronomasia the same thing as a pun, and what is t he figure of speech that uses a term like ‘wind-hover’ for a soaring bird? What is an enjambed line, and what effect does it have on a poem? If ‘seam’ and ‘team’ rhyme, do ‘seam’ and ‘seem’ rhyme? Was Shakespeare a dramatist of the Elizabethan or of...

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Pharos Tweetalige Skoolwoordeboek | Bilingual School Dictionary
PHAROS

Bilingual Dictionaries

The new Pharos Bilingual School Dictionary contains more than 10 000 headwords from Afrikaans and English. This...

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'n Dief aan die kers - skelm woorde deur die eeue
PHAROS

Encyclopaedias & General Reference

This brand-new book by Dr. Anton F. Prinsloo describes how the original meanings of approximately 1 000 Afrikaans words have changed in the course of years, so...

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The Write Stuff: The Style Guide With A Difference (3nd Edition) | Encyclopaedias & General Reference

Johan Geldenhuys , Dave Dykman

The Write Stuff deals with issues such as the difference between ‘content’ and ‘contents’, ‘may’ and ‘might’, ‘entrance’ and ‘entry’, ‘you’ and I’ and ‘you and...

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01 June 2013
Who is Pharos Dictionaries?

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01 March 2012
Watch an online demonstration of the Multilingual Illustrated Dictionary CD-ROM

The dictionary CD-ROM provides users wiht the ability to learn several languages.

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