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Our English worksheets and activities accompany the Oxford English Dictionary for Schools. The Oxford English Dictionary for Schools is a unique KS3 dictionary covering all secondary curriculum words and example sentences from the best children’s books included in the dictionary entries.

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Activity 1 – What is in your dictionary?

Activity 2 – Headword Hunt

Activity 3 – Guide words

Activity 4 – Pronunciation

Activity 5 – Word classes

Activity 6 – Finding the definition

Activity 7 – More than one meaning

Activity 8 – Same spelling

Activity 9 – Register

Activity 10 – Subject labels

Activity 11 – How to use this word

Activity 12 – New words

Activity 13 – Word origins

Activity 14 – Latin words in English

Activity 15 – Latin words in French

Activity 16 – Greek and Latin word race

Actvity 17 – Early English

Activity 18 – Old English

Activity 19 – Norman Conquest

Activity 20 – French words in English

Activity 21 – Words from Europe

Activity 22 – Words from all over the world

Activity 23 – American English

Activity 24 – Australian English

Activity 25 – Digging out the roots

Activity 26 – Compound words

Activity 27 – Word families

Activity 28 – Blending words

Activity 29 – Clipping

Activity 30 – Prefixes

Activity 31 – More prefixes

Activity 32 – Suffixes

Activity 33 – Abbreviations and acronyms

Activity 34 – Who’s Who?

Activity 35 – Synonyms

Activity 36 – Antonyms

Activity 37 – Odd one out

Activity 38 – Unusual words

Activity 39 – Language of horror

Activity 40 – Colours

Activity 41 – Collective nouns

Activity 42 – Describing stories

Activity 43 – Creating characters

Activity 44 – Overused words

Activity 45 – Language of legends

Activity 46 – Literature and poetry

Activity 47 – Dramatic language

Activity 48 – Computing vocabulary

Activity 49 – Homophones

Activity 50 – More homophones

Activity 51 – Confusables

Activity 52 – Spelling

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