Roget's Descriptive Word Finder

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Writer's Digest Books, May 24, 2003 - Reference - 457 pages
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An author's guide to choosing the right word offers readers a topical organization to Roget's classic reference source of the right descriptive adjective or adverb.
 

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Roget's Descriptive Word Finder

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Wordsmiths will welcome this intriguing new desk reference, designed for anyone (e.g., novelists, teachers, journalists) who needs to describe something with adjectives or adverbs. Kipfer, editor ... Read full review

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Contents

I
4
II
43
III
56
IV
90
V
130
VI
146
VII
167
VIII
177
XIV
262
XV
270
XVI
278
XVII
308
XVIII
310
XIX
327
XX
368
XXI
384

IX
196
X
218
XI
220
XII
224
XIII
243
XXII
391
XXIII
398
XXIV
407
XXV
409
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Barbara Ann Kipfer, Ph.D., is a lexicographer who has authored or compiled more than forty books, including the Dictionary of American Slang (with Robert L. Chapman), The Order of Things, Writer's Digest Flip Dictionary, and the bestselling 14,000 Things to Be Happy About. She received her doctorate in linguistics from England's University of Exeter.

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