Webster's Dictionary of English Usage

Webster's Dictionary of English Usage

Book - 1989
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Baker & Taylor
Explains the correct use of words that pose special problems of confused or disputed language

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Clearly and readably, the 2300 articles in this new work examine the common problems of English usage from the perspective of English language history, as well as from that of present-day usage. Contains abundant examples; history of the criticism and commentary by grammarians and others is traced; contemporary usage is analyzed and illustrated with quotations, and recommendations made. A charming book of wit and wisdom demanding space in every literate collection. Acidic paper. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: Springfield, Mass. : Merriam-Webster, c1989.
ISBN: 9780877790327
Branch Call Number: R 428
Characteristics: 11, 978 p. ; 25 cm.


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