With so many on offer these days, it is great to have a brand you can trust. The Seiko ER9000 - Oxford / Britannica Electronic Reference Library (ER-9000) is certainly that and will be a great purchase. For this price, the Seiko ER9000 - Oxford / Britannica Electronic Reference Library (ER-9000) is highly respected and is a popular choice amongst many people.
- Oxford Dictionary of English - Over 355,000 words, phrases & definitions, 38,500 word origins, 11,000 encyclopedic entries & 550 usage notes. Oxford Thesaurus of English - Over 11 million synonym links, 316 thematic word lists, 300 "Choose the right word" notes & confusables.
- Oxford Dictionary of Quotations - Over 20,000 quotations from approx 3,500 authors. Fowler's Modern English Usage - comprehensive and practical advice on grammar, syntax, style and choice of words. Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang - A highly engaging guide to the most outspoken corner of our language.
- Spellchecker - 225,000 word phonetic spellchecker. Oxford Dictionary of Abbreviations - 36,000 decodes for over 20,000 abbreviations. Britannica Concise Encyclopedia - More than 25,000 articles.
- "Smart Jump" between correct sense in Dictionary & Thesaurus. 14 Solvers - Crossword, anagram, cryptic, word viewer, word maker, phrase search, definition search, encyclopaedic search, letter changer, slang search, homophones & homographs, dictionary of abbreviations and abbreviation search.
- 15 word games - with 3 levels to help build your vocabulary.Calculator - Plus over 190 metric/ imperial and currency converters.
The world's first "Smart Dictionary", the ER-9000 allows you to jump directly to the correct senses between Dictionary and Thesaurus entries. This "intelligent" ability to understand the specific nuances and meanings of words saves endless thumbing through paper dictionaries and it will be a godsend for language students. For example, if you want to "get on like a house on fire" the correct synonym set will be found under "hit it off" in the Thesaurus (not "house"). It also contains many new solvers to help you with word games: crossword, anagram, word viewer, word maker, phrase search, definition search, encyclopedic search, abbreviation search and more. An elegant design with metal case, large clear screen with 3 font sizes, and large, easy to operate keys! So simple to use, all you have to do to start it is press the desired function key! Ideal for lovers of the English language, from academics to word game players.