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Plain Words

Rebecca Gowers, Ernest Gowers - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2014 - 320 pages
'Be short, be simple, be human.' When Sir Ernest Gowers first wrote Plain Words, it was intended simply as a guide to the proper use of English for the Civil Service. Within a ...
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A Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Henry Watson Fowler - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1994 - 742 pages
This dictionary aims to help users to find the most appropriate word to use on a wide range of occasions. It is designed in particular for students, those writing reports ...
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Strictly English: The correct way to write ... and why it matters

Simon Heffer - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2011 - 352 pages
"Be in no doubt: the beer was drunk but the man drank the beer." "We must avoid vulgarities like 'front up'. If someone is 'fronting up' a television show, then he is ...
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