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100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses & Misuses

 
 
Author
Susan I. Spitz, ed.
Publisher Houghton Mifflin  
Format paperback
Product Dimensions 7.95 x 4.5 x 0.35 inches
ISBN 9780618493333
Pages/Publication Date 120/2004
Daedalus Item Code 71954
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Even if you pride yourself on your grammar and vocabulary, there's a chance that you may have confused "averse" with "adverse," or forgotten that "enormity" suggests evil deeds rather than largeness. This compact guide presents alphabetical, cross-referenced definitions for 100 troublesome words, each accompanied by a concise, authoritative usage note explaining the rules and conventions that determine what's right, what's wrong, and what falls in between. Gathered in this straightforward reference are the words and phrases we often misunderstand (impeach, irony, literally), mispronounce (mischievous), use interchangeably (blatant/flagrant), or overuse ("impact upon").
 
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