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Author Petras, Ross, author.

Title That doesn't mean what you think it means : the 150 most commonly misused words and their tangled histories / Ross Petras and Kathryn Petras.

Publication Info. California: Ten Speed Press, [2018]


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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    428.1 PET    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  428.1 PET    DUE 12-26-19
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    428.1 PET    Available
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Edition First edition.
Description 197 pages ; 19 cm
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Summary "An entertaining and informative guide to the most common 150 words even smart people use incorrectly, along with pithy forays into their fascinating etymologies and tangled histories of use and misuse"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject English language -- Errors of usage.
English language -- Usage -- History.
English language -- Etymology.
Added Author Petras, Kathryn, author.
Added Title That does not mean what you think it means
ISBN 9780399581274 (hardback) $14.99
0399581278 (hardback) $14.99

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