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Standard English usage (Prescriptive linguistics)

1001 Words You Need to Know and Use: An A-Z of Effective Vocabulary

ISBN : 9780198717706

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¥1,523
Author: 
Martin Manser
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jul 2014
Contains 1001 words you need to know for a wide range of language tasks e.g. expressing an opinion in a discussion; writing critically in an essay or assignment; or revitalizing a CV A-Z organize ... Read more

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A Dictionary of Modern English Usage: The Classic First Edition

ISBN : 9780199585892

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¥1,901
Author: 
H.W. Fowler; David Crystal
Pages
832 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Oct 2010
Series
Oxford World's Classics
What grammarians say should be has perhaps less influence on what shall be than even the more modest of them realize ...' No book had more influence on twentieth-century attitudes to the English la ... Read more

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English Usage Guides: History, Advice, Attitudes

ISBN : 9780198808206

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¥11,405
Author: 
Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2017
This volume explores both historical and current issues in English usage guides or style manuals. Guides of this sort have a long history: while Fowler's Modern English Usage (1926) is one of the best ... Read more

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Everyday Grammar (Reissue)

ISBN : 9780198608745

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¥1,901
Author: 
John Seely
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Apr 2004
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
Chapters on sentences and clauses, nouns and pronouns, verbs, clause patterns, adverbials, multiple sentences, and more Factboxes and writing tips give examples and clear explanations of problem ... Read more

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Fowler's Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage (3rd edition)

ISBN : 9780199666317

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¥2,279
Author: 
Jeremy Butterfield
Pages
656 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 195 mm
Pub date
Mar 2016
Series
Oxford Quick Reference
Expert advice on thousands of issues of grammar, style, spelling, punctuation, and vocabulary Completely revised and updated to reflect current English and concerns about usage Draws on the unr ... Read more

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Garner's Modern English Usage (4th edition)

ISBN : 9780190491482

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¥7,560
Author: 
Bryan Garner
Pages
1120 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
178 x 254 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Garner's Modern American Usage has been renamed Garner's Modern English Usage. Coverage of global english in this usage guide has been significantly expanded Author is an acclaimed writer, gramma ... Read more

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Garner's Modern English Usage (4th edition)

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Author: 
Bryan Garner
Pub date
Apr 2016
Bryan Garner is the most trusted living usage expert of our day, and Garner's Modern English Usage is the preeminent guide to the effective use of the English language. With well over 6,000 entries on ... Read more

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It's Been Said Before: A Guide to the Use and Abuse of Cliches

ISBN : 9780190624156

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¥2,862
Author: 
Orin Hargraves
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2016
Careful writers and speakers agree that cliches are generally to be avoided. However, nearly all of us continue to use them. Why do they persist in our language? In It's Been Said Before, lexicograph ... Read more

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It's Been Said Before: A Guide to the Use and Abuse of Cliches

ISBN : 9780199315734

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¥3,769
Author: 
Orin Hargraves
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
Careful writers and speakers agree that cliches are generally to be avoided. However, nearly all of us continue to use them. Why do they persist in our language? In It's Been Said Before, lexicograph ... Read more

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May I Quote You on That?: A Guide to Grammar and Usage

ISBN : 9780190215286

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¥2,408
Author: 
Stephen Spector
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
144 x 211 mm
Pub date
Aug 2015
A guide to English grammar and usage for the twenty-first century Pairs grammar rules with interesting and humorous quotations from popular culture   We all use language in different w ... Read more

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