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Dixson, Robert James

Overview
Works: 350 works in 1,434 publications in 8 languages and 9,711 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Conversation and phrase books  Fiction  Short stories  Dictionaries  Terms and phrases  Textbooks  Self-instruction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: PE1128, 428.24
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Most widely held works by Robert James Dixson
Handbook of American idioms and idiomatic usage by Harold C Whitford( Book )

40 editions published between 1953 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential idioms in English : with exercises for practice and tests by Robert James Dixson( Book )

50 editions published between 1951 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English step by step with pictures by Ralph Steele Boggs( Book )

15 editions published between 1956 and 1991 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graded exercises in English by Robert James Dixson( Book )

59 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This best-selling review text for students who need extra practice in specific areas is ideal for use in a grammar-based oral skills class, as a supplement to a writing class, or as a self-study guide for extra practice. {u2022}More than 200 exercises cover 100 essential structures in English. {u2022}A "Special Usage Notes" section focuses on chronic grammatical problems. {u2022}An answer key is included at the back of the text
Essential idioms in English by Robert James Dixson( Book )

65 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical guide to the teaching of English as a foreign language by Robert James Dixson( Book )

23 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning lessons in English by Isobel Yealy Fisher( Book )

24 editions published between 1943 and 1986 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern American English by Robert James Dixson( Book )

71 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pronunciation exercises in English : including drills for the correction of faulty accent and intonation by M. Elizabeth Clarey( Book )

42 editions published between 1947 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[P] as in pie, happy, hope - [b] as in bell, rubber, globe - [m] as in my, summer, come - [n] as in no, monday, then - [h] as in hat, behind, whole, shifts of accent - [hw] as in why, whisper, somewhere, homonyms - [w] as in water, one, quite, between - [v] as in vest, of, several - [f] as in photo, office, laugh - [d] as in dog, window, could, pronunciation of terminal ed - [t] as in ten, center, might terminal ed pronunciation practice - [l] as in lady, follow, well - [r] as in right, hurry, store - [s] as in city, person, rice pronunciation of final s - [z] as in zoo, easy, lose pronunciation of final es - [y] as in yes, million, amuse - [k] as in character, american, steak - [g] as in go, example, egg - [i] as in me, beat, chiefly contractions - [e] as in say, they, make - [u] as in too, shoe, fruit homonyms - [o] as in old, coal, sew
Essential idioms in English : phrasal verbs and collocations by Robert James Dixson( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essential Idioms is organized by level for beginners, intermediate learners, and advanced learners, and includes a vast treasury of over 600 idioms, phrasal verbs, and collocations
Exercises in English conversation for the foreign born by Robert James Dixson( Book )

44 editions published between 1945 and 1996 in English and French and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presupposes no previous knowledge of English. Each introductory reading or dialogue is followed by a series of exercises designed to test comprehension, practise new structures, practise the vocabulary of the lesson and review the previous material
Elementary reader in English by Robert James Dixson( Book )

25 editions published between 1950 and 1994 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second book in English, for the foreign born by Robert James Dixson( Book )

18 editions published between 1950 and 1986 in English and French and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El inglés en acción by Robert James Dixson( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in Spanish and English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern short stories in English by Robert James Dixson( Book )

36 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyday dialogues in English: a practice book in advanced conversation with adequate drills and exercises by Robert James Dixson( Book )

19 editions published between 1953 and 1993 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy reading selections in English : with drills in conversation based on the reading selections by Robert James Dixson( Book )

22 editions published between 1948 and 1985 in English and Chinese and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murders in the Rue Morgue, and the gold bug by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

8 editions published between 1953 and 1984 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Murders in the Rue Morgue is one of the first detective stories, the chilling story of Mr. Dupin, a man whose "powers of observation & reasoning are so strong that he is able solve these gruesome murders" when the police cannot. The Gold Bug tells of William Legrand's discovery of pirates & buried treasure on a lonely island off South Carolina
Grammar step by step with pictures by Ralph Steele Boggs( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resumen práctico de la gramática inglesa by Robert James Dixson( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Essential idioms in English : phrasal verbs and collocations
Alternative Names
Dixson, R. J.

Dixson, Robert J.

Dixson, Robert J. 1908-

Dixson, Robert James

Dixson, Robert James 1908-

Robert James Dixson American writer

Robert James Dixson écrivain américain

Диксон, Роберт

ディクソン, R. J

デイクソン, ロバート・J

罗伯特·詹姆士·狄克森

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Graded exercises in EnglishEssential idioms in EnglishBeginning lessons in EnglishModern American EnglishEssential idioms in English : phrasal verbs and collocationsExercises in English conversation for the foreign bornElementary reader in EnglishEl inglés en acción