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Published: 22 May 2011

676 Pages

6.0 x 9.0 inches

ISBN: 9780195445930

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Guide to Canadian English Usage


Second Edition

Margery Fee and Janice McAlpine

  • Up-to-date examples of English usage, taken from a variety of Canadian sources - from novels and popular magazines to newspapers and academic essays - illustrate common problems and solutions.
  • Thorough treatment of language problems common to all English-speakers includes coverage of confusibles, difficult expressions, and troublesome pronunciations.
  • Supplemented with information on pronunciation, spelling, and usage from the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, Second Edition.
  • Includes detailed information First People' languages, cross-referenced through a convenient appendix.