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A dictionary of modern English usage

Author: H W Fowler; Ernest Gowers, Sir
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1965.
Series: Oxford reference books
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed.View all editions and formats
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Spine title: Modern English usage. A guide to correct English usage such as grammar, syntax, style, choice of words, spelling, inflexions, pronunciation, punctuation and typography.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H W Fowler; Ernest Gowers, Sir
ISBN: 0198691157 9780198691150 0192813897 9780192813893
OCLC Number: 220286866
Description: xx, 725 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Oxford reference books
Responsibility: by H.W. Fowler.

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This reference offers guidance on English grammar and discusses the meanings, proper use, and pronunciation of a wide range of words.  Read more...

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