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Types of non-printed book

address book

noun

a book with spaces in which you can write people’s names, addresses, telephone numbers etc, usually in alphabetical order

album

noun

a book in which you can collect things such as photographs, stamps, or autographs

appointment book

noun

a diary or a piece of software on a computer or phone where you can make a note of things you plan to do

audio book

noun

a book that is read out loud, usually by an actor, and recorded as an MP3 file, on a CD etc

blotter

noun

a book in which an official record of events is kept

book

noun

something that you write in, consisting of pages fastened together inside a cover

calendar

noun

a book or a piece of software on a computer, mobile device etc where you can make a note of things you plan to do

datebook

noun

a diary where you write things that you plan to do

diary

noun

a book in which you write your experiences each day

diary

noun

a book that has spaces for each day of the year, where you can make a note of things you plan to do. The usual American word is appointment book or datebook

Filofax

a book in which you write people’s addresses and telephone numbers, made in a way that allows you to add and remove pages

guest book

noun

a book in which guests or visitors write comments

jotter

noun

a small book in which you write notes

journal

noun

a written record of your experiences in which you write about what happens every day

log

noun

a written record of things that happen, especially an official record of a journey on a ship or in a plane

log book

noun

a book containing the official record of a journey on a ship or in a plane

manuscript

noun

a very old book or document written by hand before books began to be printed

notebook

noun

a book with empty pages which you use for writing notes

organizer

noun

a book or piece of equipment that helps you to arrange information

pad

noun

a set of sheets of paper fastened together along the top or one side, used for writing or drawing

planner

noun

a diary where you write things that you plan to do

register

noun

a book in which someone keeps lists or records

rent book

noun

a document recording the regular amounts of money that you have paid as rent

scrapbook

noun

a book in which you save pictures, articles, or other material

sketchbook

noun

a book with blank pages (=with nothing printed on them), used for drawing

talking book

a recording of someone reading a book

visitors’ book

noun

a book in which the people who visit a particular place write their names and addresses, and sometimes also give their opinion of the place

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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