Usage And Abusage

Usage And Abusage : A Guide to Good English(Abusus Non Tollit Usum)

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Language is everybody's business, and enters into almost every part of human life. Yet it is all too often misused: directness and clarity disappear in a whirl of cliches, euphemisms and woolliness of expression. This book attacks abusage of all kinds, and at the same time offers advice on the proper use of English.
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  • Hardback | 400 pages
  • 144.78 x 231.14 x 33.02mm | 612.35g
  • Hamish Hamilton Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0241133017
  • 9780241133019