Troublesome Words

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241974542
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So if you want to discover whether you should care about split infinitives, are cursed with an uncontrollable outbreak of commas or were wondering if that newsreader was right to say 'an historic day', this superb book is the place to find ...

Bryson S Dictionary Of Troublesome Words

Author: William Bryson
Publisher: Anchor Canada
ISBN: 9780385679954
Size: 39.71 MB
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Precise, prescriptive, sometimes (like its author) amusingly prickly, this book belongs on the desk of every person who cares enough about our language not to maul or misuse or distort it. Move over, Strunk and White.

The Editor S Companion

Author: Janet Mackenzie
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107402182
Size: 69.21 MB
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Robin Derricourt, Ideas into Books (Penguin, Melbourne, 1996) is an entertaining
and practical guide to non-fiction ... and two works by Bill Bryson, Bryson's
Dictionary of Troublesome Words: A writer's guide to getting it right(Random
House, ...

The Christian Writer S Manual Of Style

Author: Robert Hudson
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 0310527910
Size: 58.92 MB
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Spellbinding Sentences: A Writer's Guide to Achieving Excellence and
Captivating Readers. Cincinnati: Writer's ... Bryson, Bill. Bryson's Dictionary of
Troublesome Words: A Writer's Guide to Getting It Right. New York: Broadway,
2002. Catholic ...

News Writing

Author: Anna McKane
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1847878520
Size: 71.28 MB
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If you want to become good at writing news stories, you must read a lot of good
news stories. Read lots of different ... It may be very slightly outdated. Bryson's
Dictionary of Troublesome Words: A Writer's Guide to Getting it Right, Bill Bryson
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Get Between The Covers

Author: Neil Shulman, M.D.
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1425975070
Size: 76.47 MB
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Leave a Legacy by Writing a Book Neil Shulman, M.D., Eric Spencer ... how to
use it in a sentence, refer to Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words: A Writer's
Guide to Getting It Right, a helpful guide by best-selling author Bill Bryson.

Guerrilla Networking

Author: Jay Conrad Levinson
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
ISBN: 9781600370168
Size: 73.67 MB
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which has been around since the 1920s and has been used by millions to
improve their writing. ... refer to Brysons Dictionary of Troublesome Words: A
Writer's Guide to Getting it Right, a helpful guide by best-selling author Bill Bryson
. Another ...

A Concise Introduction To Linguistics

Author: Bruce M. Rowe
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131734927X
Size: 20.48 MB
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Synonyms have the same denotation, or dictionary definition, but different
connotations, or shades of meaning. ... Bryson, Bill, Bryson's Dictionary of
Troublesome Words: A Writer's Guide to Getting It Right, New York: Broadway
Books, 2001.

The Frugal Editor

Author: Carolyn Howard-Johnson
Publisher: Star Publish
ISBN: 0978515870
Size: 21.75 MB
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Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words: A Writer's Guide to Getting It Right, by
Bill Bryson. • Chicago Manual of Style by the University of Chicago Press Staff. •
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation, by Lynne ...

Vocabulary Instruction

Author: Edward J. Kameenui
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 1462503977
Size: 21.67 MB
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Bryson, B. (2002). Bryson's dictionary of troublesome words: A writer's guide to
getting it right. ... In B. M. Taylor, M. F. Graves, & P. van den Broek (Eds.), Reading
for meaning: Fostering comprehension in the middle grades (pp. 116–135).