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English language -- Usage -- Dictionaries.
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100 words almost everyone mixes up or mangles



Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2010. 2010

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The American Heritage guide to contemporary usage and style.



Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2005. 2005

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Barron's quick help with troublesome words & phrases


Allison, James E., 1931-
Hauppauge, NY : Barron's Educational Series, c2000. 2000

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The best thing since sliced bread : cliches : what they mean and where they came from


Fountain, Nigel.
New York : The Reader's Digest Assoc., 2012. 2012

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Better than great : a plenitudinous compendium of wallopingly fresh superlatives


Plotnik, Arthur.
Berkeley, Calif. : Viva Editions, 2011. 2011

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The book of hard words : read it, see it, know it, use it


Bramwell, David.
Avon, MA : Adams Media, c2008. 2008

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Bryson's dictionary for writers and editors


Bryson, Bill.
New York : Broadway Books, c2008. 2008

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Bryson's dictionary of troublesome words


Bryson, Bill.
New York : Broadway Books, 2002. 2002

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The Cambridge guide to English usage


Peters, Pam.
Cambridge ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2004. 2004

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Collins COBUILD new student's dictionary.



New York, N.Y. : HarperCollins, 2003. 2003

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Collins dictionary for writers and editors


Manser, Martin H.
London : Collins, c2007. 2007

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The Columbia guide to standard American English


Wilson, Kenneth G. (Kenneth George), 1923-
New York : Columbia University Press, c1993. 1993

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The dictionary of bias-free usage : a guide to nondiscriminatory language


Maggio, Rosalie.
Phoenix, AZ : Oryx Press, 1991. 1991

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Dictionary of cliches


Rogers, James T.
New York : Facts on File, 1985. 1985

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The dictionary of clichés : a word lover's guide to 4,000 overused phrases and almost-pleasing plati


Ammer, Christine, author.
New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing,, [2013] 2013

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The dictionary of concise writing : more than 10,000 alternatives to wordy phrases


Fiske, Robert Hartwell.
Oak Park, IL : Marion Street Press, c2006. 2006

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A dictionary of contemporary American usage,


Evans, Bergen, 1904-1978-
New York, Random House [1957] 1957

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The dictionary of disagreeable English : a curmudgeon's compendium of excruciatingly correct grammar


Fiske, Robert Hartwell.
Cincinnati, Ohio : Writer's Digest Books, c2005. 2005

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Dictionary of problem words and expressions.


Shaw, Harry, 1905-1998-
New York, McGraw-Hill [1975] 1975

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Dictionary of problem words and expressions


Shaw, Harry, 1905-1998-
New York : McGraw-Hill, c1987. 1987

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The dimwit's dictionary : more than 5,000 overused words and phrases and alternatives to them


Fiske, Robert Hartwell.
Oak Park, IL : Marion Street Press, c2006. 2006

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The ear is human : a handbook of homophones and other confusions


Kilpatrick, James Jackson, 1920-2010-
Kansas City : Andrews, McMeel & Parker, c1985. 1985

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The Facts on File dictionary of clichés


Ammer, Christine.
New York : Facts On File, c2001. 2001

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The Facts on File dictionary of troublesome words


Bryson, Bill
New York, N.Y. : Facts on File, c1984. 1984

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The Facts on File dictionary of troublesome words


Bryson, Bill.
Rev. ed. New York, N.Y. : Facts on File, 1987. 192 p. : 24 cm. 1987

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Fowler's concise dictionary of modern English usage


Fowler, H. W. (Henry Watson), 1858-1933, author.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016. 2016

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Fowler's dictionary of modern English usage


Fowler, H. W. (Henry Watson), 1858-1933, author.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015. 2015

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Garner's modern English usage


Garner, Bryan A., author.
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2016. 2016

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Have a nice day-- no problem! : a dictionary of clichés


Ammer, Christine.
New York : Dutton, c1992. 1992

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Merriam-Webster's concise dictionary of English usage.



Springfield, Mass. : Merriam-Webster, c2002. 2002

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Merriam-Webster's dictionary of English usage.



Springfield, Mass. : Merriam-Webster, Inc., c1994. 1994

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The new Fowler's modern English usage


Fowler, H. W. (Henry Watson), 1858-1933.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, c1996. 1996

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The new Fowler's modern English usage


Fowler, H. W. (Henry Watson), 1858-1933.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000. 2000

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The Penguin dictionary of American English usage and style : a readable reference book, illuminating


Lovinger, Paul W.
New York : Penguin Reference, 2000. 2000

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Right, wrong, and risky : a dictionary of today's American English usage


Davidson, Mark, -2005.
New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2006. 2006

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Success with words : a guide to the American language



Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, c1983. 1983

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To the point : a dictionary of concise writing


Fiske, Robert Hartwell.
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2014] 2014

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Webster's dictionary of English usage.



Springfield, Mass. : Merriam-Webster, c1989. 1989

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Merriam-Webster's dictionary of English usage.



Springfield, Mass. : Merriam-Webster, [1993], c1989. 1993

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Word perfect : a dictionary of current English usage


Clark, John O. E. 1937-
New York : H. Holt, 1990, c1987. 1990

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The wordwatcher's guide to good grammar & word usage : authoritative answers to today's grammar and


Freeman, Morton S.
Medford, N.J. : Medford Press, c1998. 1998

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The wordwatcher's guide to good writing & grammar


Freeman, Morton S.
Cincinnati, Ohio : Writer's Digest Books, c1990. 1990

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