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The Cambridge guide to English usage

Author: Pam Peters
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprView all editions and formats
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This new, highly readable, A-Z reference to English usage covers more than 4000 points of word meaning, spelling, punctuation, grammar and style. It also addresses larger issues of inclusive  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Pam Peters
ISBN: 052162181X 9780521621816
OCLC Number: 255694948
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 604 - 608.
Description: XI, 608 Seiten
Contents: Preface; Overview of contents and how to access them; A to Z entries; Appendix I. International Phonetic Alphabet symbols of English sounds; Appendix II. Geological eras; Appendix III. Perpetual calendar 1901-2008; Appendix IV. International system of units (SI units); Appendix V. Interconversion tables for metric and imperial measures; Appendix VI. Selected proofreading marks; Appendix VII. Formats and styles for letters, memos and e-mail; Appendix VIII. Layout for envelopes; Appendix IX. Currencies of the world; Bibliography.
Responsibility: Pam Peters.
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