The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English
by H. W. Fowler
Publisher: The Clarendon Press 1919
Number of pages: 1088
This is the 1919 edition of this book, which in its own province and on its own scale uses the materials and follows the methods by which the Oxford editors have revolutionized lexicography. The book is designed as a dictionary, and not as an encyclopedia.
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This is a book about the actual use of the English language. It features sections about types of grammar, punctuation and formality. This wikibook is intended for use by native speakers or advanced learners of English as a second language.
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This innovative book is a must for all those students and professors of Economics and Business Studies with English as a Foreign Language (EFL) who need to write academic texts in English (essays, papers, Masters/Doctoral theses, articles, books).
by Frank H. Vizetelly - Funk & Wagnalls Company
The purpose of these pages is to point out common errors which any speaker or writer may unconsciously commit, and to help him to avoid them and the vulgarisms of the street which have crept into the language, as well as those absurd blunders ...
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An alphabetical list of words in common use, grouped with others of similar and opposite meaning. The aim in compiling this book has been to make the list of words in common use concise yet full, and authoritative yet suggestive.