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5 What method would you use to look up a word in a dictionary?
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What method would you use to look up a word in a dictionary?
Asked in Languages and Cultures
If you find an unfamiliar word in a scholarly dictionary where would you look first to find its definition?
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Can you look up the word dictionary in a dictionary?
Asked in Syllable Count
How many syllables are in the word convenient?
If you sound it out just how you would in elementary school, using the method of clapping your hands, you would find that there are 3 syllables in that word. If your not sure you can also try look in the dictionary. Usually in a dictionary the word will be separated into parts to show the individual syllables. For instance, when looking up conenvenient it would be shown like this: con ven ient.