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Cambridge Guide to English Usage

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ISBN-10: 052162181X

ISBN-13: 9780521621816

Edition: 2004

Authors: Pam Peters

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Providing an indispensable new A-Z reference to English usage for the twenty-first century, this guide covers more than 3000 points of word meaning, spelling, punctuation, grammar and style on which students, teachers, writers and editors regularly require guidance. It also addresses larger issues of inclusive language, and effective writing and argument, and provides guidance on grammatical terminology. Based on large international corpora, it differentiates clearly between U.S., U.K., Canadian and Australian usage and offers up-to-date, objective advice presented in readable, accessible terms. Pam Peters is a Professor of Linguistics at Macquarie University where she also serves as…    
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List price: $58.99
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 4/29/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 622
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.00" long x 2.00" tall
Weight: 3.410
Language: English

Pam Peters is Emeritus Professor in the Department of Linguistics at Macquarie University, Sydney.

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