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Synopsis:

The Facts On File Writer's Library includes dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other indispensable resources for writers, students, and serious readers. From the origins of words and phrases to the meanings of literary terms, the collection provides comprehensive information in a clear, accessible style that is sure to satisfy researchers and browsers alike. These books will be reached for again and again.

Featuring more than 5,000 entries, British English A to Zed provides the most comprehensive reference to the vagaries of English as spoken on both sides of the Atlantic. It is an authoritative guide to the similarities and differences between British and American English.

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Praise for the previous hardcover edition: A reference designed to ease Americans' confusion over British usage, explaining 5,000 British slang terms and common phrases. — Book News

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780816042395
Revised:
Ehrlich, Eugene H.
Author:
Ehrlich, Eugene H.
Author:
Schur, Norman W.
Publisher:
Checkmark Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Dictionaries - Synonyms/Antonyms
Subject:
Sociolinguistics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Revised and Upd
Series:
Facts on File Writer's Library
Publication Date:
May 2001
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
430
Dimensions:
8.95x5.99x1.12 in. 1.52 lbs.

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Product details 430 pages Checkmark Books - English 9780816042395 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The Facts On File Writer's Library includes dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other indispensable resources for writers, students, and serious readers. From the origins of words and phrases to the meanings of literary terms, the collection provides comprehensive information in a clear, accessible style that is sure to satisfy researchers and browsers alike. These books will be reached for again and again.

Featuring more than 5,000 entries, British English A to Zed provides the most comprehensive reference to the vagaries of English as spoken on both sides of the Atlantic. It is an authoritative guide to the similarities and differences between British and American English.

"Synopsis" by , Praise for the previous hardcover edition: A reference designed to ease Americans' confusion over British usage, explaining 5,000 British slang terms and common phrases. — Book News

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