Della Summers

Well-known dictionary publisher and lexicographer with more than 40 years' experience in dictionary publishing, Della Summers is also a founder member of the British National Corpus, and a pioneer of native-English, foreign language, and learner corpora at Pearson Longman. She is now a freelance consultant and project manager.

During her 30 years as Director of Dictionaries at Pearson Longman, Della was responsible for all the ELT dictionary publishing of Longman, which is renowned for its quality, innovation, and user-friendliness. Under her direction, Longman produced the first ELT dictionary on CD-ROM and the first online ELT dictionary. She now offers consultancy to publishers based on:

Longman Language Activator Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Longman Dictionary of American English Longman Advanced American Dictionary Longman English Lab Longman South African Schools Dictionary Longman Japanese bilingual dictionary Longman bilingual dictionary series

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