Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

Yeats, W.B.

     
Yeats, W.B.
(1865-1939) an Irish writer of poems and plays, whose early work is often based on old Irish stories. He is one of the most important Irish writers, and he won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1923.

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary