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English language -- Usage.
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100 words almost everyone confuses & misuses



Boston, [Mass.] : Houghton Mifflin, c2004. 2004

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The American Heritage book of English usage.



Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c1996. 1996

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Aprenda inglés con la ayuda de Dios


Güell, Francisco B.
Lake Mary, Fla. : Casa Creación, c2007. 2007

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Bad English : a history of linguistic aggravation


Shea, Ammon.
New York : Perigee, 2014. 2014

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British phrasebook



Hawthorn, Vic. ; Oakland, Ca : Lonely Planet, 1999. 1999

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Coming to terms


Safire, William, 1929-2009-
New York : Doubleday, c1991. 1991

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Damp squid : the English language laid bare


Butterfield, Jeremy, 1951-
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008. 2008

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Delusions of grammar : the worst of the worst


Nichols, Sharon Eliza, author.
New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2017. 2017

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Dictionary of confusable words



Chicago, IL : Fitzroy Dearborn Publ., 2000. 2000

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Do I make myself clear? : a practical guide to writing well in the modern age


Evans, Harold, 1928- author.
New York : Back Bay Books, an imprint of Little, Brown and Company, [2018] 2018

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Do I make myself clear? : why writing well matters


Evans, Harold, 1928- author.
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2017. 2017

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Do I make myself clear? why writing well matters


Evans, Harold, 1928- author.
[New York] : Hachette Book Group, [2017] 2017

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English the easy way


Diamond, Harriet.
Woodbury, N.Y. : Barron's Educational Series, Inc., c1982. viii, 312 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. c1982

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English the easy way


Diamond, Harriet.
New York : Barron's Educational Series, c1988. 1988

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English verbs and a review of standard English usage


Hopper, Vincent F. (Vincent Foster), 1906-1976.
Hauppauge, N.Y. : Barron's, c2012. 2012

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The fight for English : how language pundits ate, shot, and left


Crystal, David, 1941-
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006. 2006

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Grammar 101 : from split infinitives to dangling participles, an essential guide to understanding gr


Sears, Kathleen, author.
New York : Adams Media, 2017. 2017

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Grammar Girl's 101 misused words you'll never confuse again


Fogarty, Mignon.
New York : St. Martin's Griffin, c2011. 2011

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Grammar Girl's 101 troublesome words you'll master in no time


Fogarty, Mignon.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2012. 2012

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Grammar snobs are great big meanies : a guide to language for fun and spite


Casagrande, June.
New York : Penguin Books, c2006. 2006

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Grammar snobs are great big meanies a guide to language for fun & spite


Casagrande, June.
[New York?] : Tantor Media, p2006. 2006

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How to speak and write correctly


Devlin, Joseph, 1871-1934.
[S.l.] : Duke classics, c2012. 2012

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How to tell fate from destiny : and other skillful word distinctions


Elster, Charles Harrington, author.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018. 2018

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I chʻaek han kwŏn imyŏn Yŏngŏ sinmun ŭl shwipke ilgŭl su itta



Sŏul Tʻŭkpyŏlsi : Sisa Yŏngŏsa, 1990. 1990

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I judge you when you use poor grammar : a collection of egregious errors, disconcerting bloopers, an


Nichols, Sharon Eliza.
New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2009. 2009

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It's been said before : a guide to the use and abuse of cliches


Hargraves, Orin, author.
New York : Oxford University Press, USA, [2014] 2014

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Junk English


Smith, Ken, 1958-
New York : Blast Books, c2001. 2001

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Kŭphal ttae paro ch'aja mal hanŭn Yi Si-wŏn ŭi wangch'obo yŏhaeng Yŏngŏ


Yi, Si-wŏn, author.
Sŏul-si : Siwŏn Sŭk'ul, 2014. 2014

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Language maven strikes again


Safire, William, 1929-2009-
New York : Doubleday, c1990. 1990

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The language wars : a history of proper English


Hitchings, Henry, 1974-
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011. 2011

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The language wars : a history of proper English


Hitchings, Henry, 1974-
New York : Picador, 2012, c2011. 2012

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Let a simile be your umbrella


Safire, William, 1929-2009-
New York : Crown Publishers, c2001. 2001

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The lexicographer's dilemma : the evolution of proper English, from Shakespeare to South Park


Lynch, Jack (John T.)
New York : Walker & Co., 2009. 2009

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Longman language activator : the world's first production dictionary



Harlow, Essex, England : Longman, 1993. 1993

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Master English grammar.



[Falls Church, VA] : Cerebellum Corp., c2004. 2004

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Mastering workplace skills.



New York : LearningExpress, [2015] 2015

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May I quote you on that? : a guide to grammar and usage


Spector, Stephen, 1946- author.
Oxford [England] ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015] 2015

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Much ado about English : up and down the bizarre byways of a fascinating language


Todd, Richard Watson, 1966-
London ; Boston : Nicholas Brealey Pub., 2007. 2007

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No uncertain terms : more writing from the popular "On language" column in the New York times magazi


Safire, William, 1929-2009-
New York : Simon & Schuster, c2003. 2003

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OK : the improbable story of America's greatest word


Metcalf, Allan A.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2011. 2011

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On language


Safire, William, 1929-2009-
New York : Time Books, c1980. 1980

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On words : insight into how our words work-- and don't


LaRocque, Paula, 1937-
Oak Park, Ill. : Marion Street Press, c2007. 2007

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The one-minute grammarian


Freeman, Morton S.
New York, N.Y. : Signet, 1992. 1992

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One word : contemporary writers on the words they love or loathe



Louisville, Ky. : Sarabande Books, c2010. 2010

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Origins of the specious : myths and misconceptions of the English language


O'Conner, Patricia T.
New York : Random House, c2009. 2009

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The Oxford guide to the English language.



Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1984. 1984

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