Behind the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary’s creation is the fascinating story of a ‘simple teacher’ with a brilliant mind, whose passion for language teaching changed the way the world learns English.
This is the story of Albert Sydney Hornby and the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary.
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