Each word in Easier English Student Dictionary, including compound words and phrasal verbs, has its own easy-to-find main entry in bold type. Each word has a pronunciation in the International Phonetic Alphabet. Typical phrases and idioms associated with the main term are shown in bold type and separately defined within the entry
The meaning of the main senses of each word in Easier English Student Dictionary is given clearly and simply, using a limited and easily understood vocabulary. Meanings are grouped together by their part of speech.
Extra help is offered in Notes at the end of some entries. These include unusual inflected forms and warnings about words which sound the same but have different spellings and can be confused with each other. The major differences in US and British spelling are also noted. Synonyms and antonyms (opposites) are given for many words.