Dictionary of Modern English Grammar: Grammar, Syntax and Style for the 21st Century
Wordsworth Editions, 2005 - English language - 207 pages
This dictionary aims to help users to find the most appropriate word to use on a wide range of occasions. It is designed in particular for students, those writing reports, letters and speeches, and crossword solvers, but is also useful as a general word reference. Special features include: an alphabetical A-Z listing; numbered senses for words with more than one meaning; British and American variants; and specially marked colloquial uses.
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