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The American Heritage Book of English Usage: A Practical and Authoritative Guide to Contemporary English
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Publication date September 1, 1996
Pages 290
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780395767856
ISBN-10 0395767857
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
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Original list price $16.00
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Summary
A lively and accessible introduction to English usage provides a close-up look at--and explanations of--a range of grammatical problems, including grammar, style, diction, pronunciation, word formation, gender, social groups, and science terms. Simultaneous.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
For the first time, the editors of the acclaimed American Heritage(R) Dictionary have applied their efforts to word usage as its own subject. The result is this practical guide that includes chapters on grammar, style, diction, gender, social groups, pronunciation, word formation, science terms, and a subject and a word index.


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from Houghton Mifflin (September 1, 1996)
9780395767856 | details & prices | 290 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $16.00
About: An introduction to English usage provides a look at, and explanations of, a range of grammatical problems, including style, diction, pronunciation, word formation, names and labels, and science terms
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from Houghton Mifflin (September 1, 1996)
9780618300389 | details & prices | 290 pages | List price $16.00
About: A lively and accessible introduction to English usage provides a close-up look at--and explanations of--a range of grammatical problems, including grammar, style, diction, pronunciation, word formation, gender, social groups, and science terms.

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