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The Resource Garner's modern English usage, Bryan A. Garner

Garner's modern English usage, Bryan A. Garner

Label
Garner's modern English usage
Title
Garner's modern English usage
Statement of responsibility
Bryan A. Garner
Title variation
  • Modern English usage
  • Garner's modern American usage
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Illustrates with actual examples, cited with chapter and verse, all the linguistic blunders that modern writers and speakers are pone to, whether in word choice, syntax phrasing, punctuation, or pronunciation."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Garner, Bryan A
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
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  • English language
  • English language
  • Americanisms
  • English language
  • United States
Label
Garner's modern English usage, Bryan A. Garner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This book is a successor to three editions (1998, 2003, 2009) of Garner's Modern American Usage"--Title page verso
  • Revision of: Garner, Bryan A. Garner's modern American usage. Third edition. New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Fourth edition -- Preface to the third edition -- Acknowledgments -- List of essay entries -- List of abbreviations -- Pronunciation guide -- Key to the language-change index -- Essay: Making peace in the language wars -- Essay: The ongoing tumult in English usage -- Garner's Modern English usage -- Glossary of grammatical, rhetorical, and other language-related terms -- A timeline of books on usage -- Select bibliography -- Select index of writers quoted or mentioned
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
lvi, 1,056 pages
Isbn
9780195382754
Lccn
2016591307
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)922726594
Label
Garner's modern English usage, Bryan A. Garner
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This book is a successor to three editions (1998, 2003, 2009) of Garner's Modern American Usage"--Title page verso
  • Revision of: Garner, Bryan A. Garner's modern American usage. Third edition. New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Fourth edition -- Preface to the third edition -- Acknowledgments -- List of essay entries -- List of abbreviations -- Pronunciation guide -- Key to the language-change index -- Essay: Making peace in the language wars -- Essay: The ongoing tumult in English usage -- Garner's Modern English usage -- Glossary of grammatical, rhetorical, and other language-related terms -- A timeline of books on usage -- Select bibliography -- Select index of writers quoted or mentioned
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
lvi, 1,056 pages
Isbn
9780195382754
Lccn
2016591307
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)922726594

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