The Complete Plain Words

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David R. Godine Publisher, 1988 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 288 pages
This classic guide to the intricacies of the English language provides clear, succinct explanations of such topics as jargon, spelling, punctuation, superfluous words, the overuse or misuse of words, sexist language and the ground rules of grammar.
 

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Contents

III
1
IV
6
VI
10
VII
24
VIII
38
X
49
XII
70
XIII
78
XVIII
127
XX
146
XXII
152
XXIII
176
XXIV
187
XXVI
198
XXVIII
270
XXIX
274

XIV
91
XV
98
XVII
111

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