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Published: 28 August 2014

448 Pages


ISBN: 9780199570010

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Chapter 1

New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors

Oxford Languages

  • The classic A to Z guide for everyone who works with words
  • Features 25,000 words and phrases that commonly cause difficulties for writers and editors
  • Provides recommended spellings, variant forms, US spellings, confusable words, foreign italicized terms, cultural references, and proper names
  • Excellent appendices for quick reference: Prime Ministers of Great Britain and the United Kingdom; Presidents of the United States of America; Members of the European Union; the Greek alphabet; Diacritics, accents, and special sorts; Mathematical symbols; SI units; Metric prefixes; Chemical elements
  • Drawing on the unrivalled research of Oxford Languages
  • Endorsed by the Society for Editors and Proofreaders
  • Small handbook format and clear layout make it the ideal desk companion
  • Also available: New Hart's Rules and New Oxford Spelling Dictionary

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