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Essential Phrasal Verb Dictionary (Essential)

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ISBN13: 9780071497831
ISBN10: 0071497838
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Better understand American English by mastering its phrasal verbs

This authoritative reference offers thousands of American English phrasal verbs, two-word verbs, prepositional verbs, and verbs that are used together. Entries include definitions and examples of phrasal verbs used in context. With help from McGraw-Hill's Essential American Phrasal Verbs Dictionary, you will become familiar with English as it is used in the media, at work, around the house, and in everyday conversations. This knowledge will help you comprehend English as it is spoken in the United States and add variety to your word usage.

Inside you will find:

  • 1,800 entries with examples of everyday usage
  • The latest phrasal verbs used in the American lexicon
  • Fun illustrations that show the humor of taking expressions too literally

Synopsis:

Make a splash with American English verbs

This concise, easy-to-use reference explains more than 2,400 contemporary American phrasal verbs and illustrates their use in real-life situations. Each entry includes a full-sentence example.

About the Author

Richard A. Spears, Ph.D., is a former reference editor and linguistics professor at Northwestern University, who has written more than 150 dictionaries.

Table of Contents

PrefaceTerms and SymbolsAbout this DictionaryDictionaryAppendix

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780071497831
Author:
Spears, Richard A.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Verb
Subject:
Dictionaries - Synonyms/Antonyms
Subject:
General Reference
Subject:
English language -- Verb phrase.
Subject:
English language -- Verb.
Subject:
Reference-Synonyms and Antonyms
Subject:
Reference - Dictionaries
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Series:
Essential
Publication Date:
April 2008
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
246
Dimensions:
8.92x6.10x.62 in. .75 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Make a splash with American English verbs

This concise, easy-to-use reference explains more than 2,400 contemporary American phrasal verbs and illustrates their use in real-life situations. Each entry includes a full-sentence example.

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