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An English dictionary with pictures, geared towards children. As the percentage of correct answer says it is accepted by youth culture and counts as a popular slang among students and people. Meanings should be indicated by specialized subjects in which they are so used. Delhi. a standard Hindi dictionary may not be possible. 1954. The website of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. Monolingual Thesauruses/Synonymlexika, Verblexika (complete conjugation of verbs) Bilingual Dictionaries ...

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