Combines under the one cover two reference works for secondary school students, 'The Australian Schoolmate File Dictionary' (2nd edition, 1998) and 'The Australian Schoolmate File Thesaurus' (2nd edition, 2001). The dictionary includes over 20,000 headwords, as well as usage notes and pronunciation advice. The thesaurus includes over 150,000 synonyms, entries are alphabetical, and usage notes and cross-references are included. Hole-punched and designed to fit into a ring-binder folder. The volumes are also available separately.