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Published: 24 April 2003

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780195157048

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Mighty Fine Words and Smashing Expressions

Making Sense of Transatlantic English

Edited by Orin Hargraves

  • Written in an accessible and amusing style
  • Of special interest in modern Britain where American movies and culture are so influential
  • Interesting and unusual book for all word-lovers
  • Useful style guide for anyone having to switch between the two forms of English
  • Thematic organization of book allows reader to access different types of usage in various subject areas, e.g. Business and Money, and Clothing and Shelter

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