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A desk-book of errors in English

Frank Horace Vizetelly

A desk-book of errors in English

including notes on colloquialisms and slang to be avoided in conversation

by Frank Horace Vizetelly

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Published by Gale Research Co. in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Errors of usage.,
  • English language -- Slang.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1920 ed., issued in series: Standard desk-book series.

    Statementby Frank H. Vizetelly.
    SeriesStandard desk-book series.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1460 .V5 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 232 p.
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5043318M
    ISBN 100810336375
    LC Control Number74003021

    book, the publisher and author assume no responsibility for errors or omissions. Nor is any liability assumed for damages resulting from the use of the informa-tion contained herein. ISBN ISBN Library of Congress Control Number: Printed in the United States of America First Printing September Get all tests in PDF Need a photocopiable PDF with tests from this category? CLICK HERE to purchase it in our shop!

    A Desk-Book of Errors in English Frank H. Vizetelly United States of America Funk & Wagnalls Company A Hand-Book of the English Language R. G. Latham New York D. Appleton & Company An Advanced English Grammer Geroge Lyman Kittredge & Frank Edgar Farley Boston Ginn and Company An Introductory Course in Theoretical English Grammar. Feb 21,  · —Frank Vizetelly, A Desk-Book of Errors in English, in his A Dictionary of Modern English Usage, H. W. Fowler helpfully arranges his quibbles about the use of however into four main categories, addressing the issues of when however comes too early in a sentence.

    Until , that is, when usage commentator Frank Vizetelly, in his A Desk-Book of Errors in English, wrote: peruse should not be used when the simple read is meant. The former implies to read with care and attention and is almost synonymous with scan, which is to examine with critical care and in detail. A Desk-Book of Idioms and Idiomatic Phrases in English Speech and 12 copies; A Desk-Book of Errors in English 11 copies; S.O.S: Slips of Speech and How to Avoid Them 11 copies; A Desk -Book Of 25, Words Frequently Mispronounced 9 copies; Funk & Wagnalls Practical Standard Dictionary 8 copies.


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