This easy-to-use dictionary is ideal for all Spanish language learners from secondary level onwards. Essential curriculum words are highlighted with a key to deliver the required exam vocabulary easily. Up-to-date examples illustrate how Spanish works and meets the Curriculum's sentencebuilding requirements. Full Spanish verb tables with tenses translated give clear support for writing in Spanish. Extended entries for important function words and clear footnotes on usage provide extra help. Bite-size information boxes also give cultural tips and help with tackling tricky languageissues. An illustrated colour section provides useful everyday phrases on different topics such as words relating to family and friends, holidays, restaurants and shops, travel, transport, jobs and work places, media and communications, and more. For linked free downloadable learning resources andactivities in Spanish, go online to the www.oxforddictionaries.com/schools website.