App DescriptionFrom writing poems to writing birthday cards, and from the garret to the classroom, powered by Handmark, the Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes has what every writer (or budding writer) needs. It contains rhymes for 45,000 words, including proper names, place names, and foreign terms used in English. The organization and layout are remarkably clear, making the volume very easy to use, and there is a complete index for added ease of reference. In-text notes offer tips on using rhymes effectively, make suggestions for expanding the rhyming lists included in the book, and give examples of how poets, past and present, have used rhyme. The wide-ranging and accessible introduction offers a brief outline of rhyming in its literary and historical contexts, and gives further advice on creative writing. The design is contemporary and clear, making the Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes simple to navigate. In short, this is a must-have tool for writers of all kinds and a superb reference for English teachers, as well as a delight for everyone who likes to play with words.
+ The most attractive and easy-to-use dictionary of rhymes available
+ Contains rhymes for over 45,000 words including excellent coverage of proper names
+ Special notes to help writers create new and unusual rhymes
+ Wide-ranging introduction gives tips for creative writers, and an introduction to the history of rhyme
+ Perfect for writers of all kinds, and for everyone who delights in rhyming
+ No wireless connection required
+ Buy one application and use it on your iPhone or iPad, optimized for both devices!
+ Sounds-like to help find those difficult to spell words.
+ Share entries via email, Facebook and Twitter
+ Tag words with bookmarks or custom tags for easy retrieval.
August 10, 2011 Initial Release