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dictionary of American-English usage, based on Fowler"s Modern English usage.

Nicholson, Margaret.

dictionary of American-English usage, based on Fowler"s Modern English usage.

by Nicholson, Margaret.

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Americanisms.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmerican-English usage.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE2835 .N5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 671 p.
    Number of Pages671
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16442547M

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Dictionary of American-English usage, based on Fowler"s Modern English usage by Nicholson, Margaret. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Historically, the substantive and editorial differences among the first-edition and the third-edition versions is that the former, A Dictionary of Modern English Usage (), is a prescriptive style guide to clear and expressive writing, whilst the latter versions, The New Fowler’s Modern English Usage () and Fowler’s Modern English Usage (), are descriptive usage guides to spoken and written English.

Fowler's Dictionary of Modern English Usage is the world-famous guide to English usage, loved and used by writers, editors, and anyone who values correct English since it first appeared in Fowler's gives comprehensive and practical advice on complex points of.

A Dictionary of Modern English Usage (), by Henry Watson Fowler (–), is a style guide to British English usage, pronunciation, and writing.

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Fowler. Jun 01,  · He is the author of the popular book on the English language, Damp Squid: The English Language Laid Bare (), as well as the Oxford A-Z of English Usage (). Robert Burchfield () was born in Wangannui, New Zealand. He edited the third and the revised third edition of Fowler's Modern English Usage/5().

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