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word of the month
Tips for the CD-ROMs
In this Issue
Welcome to the March 2004 issue of MED Magazine, the webzine of the Macmillan English Dictionaries resource site!
On 4 March 2004 the Macmillan English Dictionary and multimedia package, including MED Magazine, won the prestigious British Council Innovation Award.
To mark the success of MED and its electronic components
in the regular top tips column we
take a look at vocabulary relating to celebrations. Read this article
to find out how you can make use of the CD-ROMs for extending vocabulary
and practising essential dictionary skills.
In this issue we continue the series on metaphorical language in English by looking at metaphors we use when we talk about words and language.
The feature article
this month explores the origins of some old-fashioned words that describe
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