Practical English Usage, Third Edition: Paperback

Practical English Usage, Third Edition: Paperback

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Practical English Usage answers your questions about the English language - and the questions your students ask. It is organized as an A-Z dictionary of over 600 problem points in the English language, all explained with practical, clear information. Now in its third edition, Practical English Usage has sold over two million copies and is a world best-seller. Practical English Usage is available in some countries as a Pack with Grammar Scan (diagnostic tests to accompany Practical English Usage).show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 688 pages
  • 156 x 232 x 36mm | 899.99g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0194420981
  • 9780194420983
  • 104,139

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This unique reference guide addresses problem points in the language as encountered by learners and their teachers. It gives information and advice that is practical, clear, reliable, and easy to find. Most of the book is about grammar, but it also covers selected points of vocabulary, idioms, style, pronunciation, and spelling.- Over 600 concise, authoritative entries.- Explanations and examples based on current corpus research.- Entries on "kinds of English," covering standard English and dialects, correctness, spoken and written English, formality, and variation and more

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