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Published: 10 March 2016

656 Pages


ISBN: 9780199666317

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Fowler's Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Third Edition

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield

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  • Completely revised and updated to reflect current English and concerns about usage
  • Draws on the unrivalled research of the Oxford Languages Programme
  • Thousands of example sentences illustrate the issues discussed

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  • Draws on gigantic and unique database of modern, international English, the Oxford English Corpus
  • Previously known as Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

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