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Published: 15 August 2013

176 Pages


ISBN: 9780199684625

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Oxford A-Z of Better Spelling

Edited by Charlotte Buxton

  • Gives immediate access to over 2,000 words with difficult spellings, including common mistakes that a spellchecker does not spot; for example, are you sure you want 'defiant' and not 'definite'?
  • Contains invaluable additional material including rules for spelling, advice on beginnings and endings such as '-ible' or '-able', and notes on American spelling
  • Includes entries throughout the text to help with frequently confused words
  • The guide is based on evidence of actual spelling mistakes, and includes many newer words such as 'ciabatta', 'fajita', and 'karaoke'

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