The Art-Music, Literature and Linguistics Forum
December 02, 2022, 06:35:49 am
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
News: Here you may discover hundreds of little-known composers, hear thousands of long-forgotten compositions, contribute your own rare recordings, and discuss the Arts and Linguistics in an erudite and decorous atmosphere full of freedom and delight.
 
  Home Help Search Gallery Staff List Login Register  

The Oxford Guide to English Usage


Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: The Oxford Guide to English Usage  (Read 16 times)
greek
Level 4
****

Times thanked: 15
Offline Offline

Posts: 495


View Profile
« on: August 03, 2022, 11:58:36 am »

The Oxford Guide to English Usage (2003) by Edmund Weiner and Andrew Delahunty

English usage is a subject as wide as the English language itself. By far the greater part of usage, however, raises no controversies and poses no problems for native speakers of English, just because it is their natural idiom. But there are certain limited areas - particular sounds, spellings, words, and constructions - about which there arises uncertainty, difficulty, or disagreement.

The proper aim of a usage guide is to resolve these problems, rather than to describe the whole of current usage. The Oxford Guide to English Usage has this aim. Within the limits just indicated, it offers guidance in as clear, concise, and systematic a manner as possible.

It is particularly thorough for example in explaining in detail the differences between "-ise" and "-ize".

Download:
https://ulozto.net/file/F5V5EcaBYVv2/oxguitoenus-rar

The password is "again".

Report Spam   Logged

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter


Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum


Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy