The Merriam Webster Dictionary

Autor: Merriam-Webster
ISBN: 9780877792956
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Based on Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th edition 70,000 definitions 2,000 new words Expanded back matter sections: Confused and Misused Words English Word Roots - Great for preparing standardized tests Irregular English Verbs - Great for ESL Basic English Grammar Handbook of Style, including Documentation of Sources Guide to Common Verb Collocations - Essential for ESL NEW: An Overview of the Internet

Word By Word

Autor: Kory Stamper
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1101870958
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“We think of English as a fortress to be defended, but a better analogy is to think of English as a child. We love and nurture it into being, and once it gains gross motor skills, it starts going exactly where we don’t want it to go: it heads right for the goddamned electrical sockets.” With wit and irreverence, lexicographer Kory Stamper cracks open the obsessive world of dictionary writing, from the agonizing decisions about what to define and how to do it to the knotty questions of ever-changing word usage. Filled with fun facts—for example, the first documented usage of “OMG” was in a letter to Winston Churchill—and Stamper’s own stories from the linguistic front lines (including how she became America’s foremost “irregardless” apologist, despite loathing the word), Word by Word is an endlessly entertaining look at the wonderful complexities and eccentricities of the English language.

Merriam Webster S Guide To Punctuation And Style

Autor: Merriam-Webster
Publisher: Merriam Webster Mass Market
ISBN: 9780877799214
File Size: 21,89 MB
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"New edition! Quick answers to questions about pronunciation, capitalization, plurals, and quotations. A guide to copyediting and proofreading. Special sections of word usage and grammar. Instructions for preparing notes and bibliographies."\\\\\

Merriam Webster S Concise Dictionary

Autor: Merriam-Webster, Inc
Publisher: Merriam Webster
ISBN: 9780877796442
File Size: 71,94 MB
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Developed in conjunction with the National Association for the Visually Handicapped, offers forty thousand entries with definitions, pronunciation guides, and usage labels to clarify word function.

Diccionario Espa Ol Ingl S

Autor: Merriam-Webster, Inc
Publisher: Merriam-Webster
ISBN: 9780877791652
File Size: 60,91 MB
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"A bilingual, bidirectional guide to Spanish and American English with extensive coverage of Latin-American Spanish. More than 80,000 entries and 100,000 translations. Includes introductory sections in both Spanish and English. Abundant word-use examples."