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The American Heritage Dictionary Of The English Language

Author : American Heritage Dictionary
ISBN : 0547041012
Genre : Reference
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This fifth edition has entries for over 10,000 new words and terms, offers the latest research on word origins and meanings, and provides guidelines on accurate usage.

The American Heritage College Dictionary

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ISBN : 0547247664
Genre : Reference
File Size : 20. 87 MB
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A latest edition of an authoritative college dictionary includes recently prominent terms and new biographical entries as well as updates to such signature feature sections as Word History, Usage and Living Language.

The American Heritage Dictionary Of The English Language Fifth Edition

Author : American Heritage Dictionary
ISBN : 1328841693
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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A major revision of the Fifth Edition of The American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, the premier resource about words for people who seek to know more and find fresh perspectives. This new printing, which marks the 50th anniversary of the publication of the original American Heritage Dictionary, presents the most up-to-date research about the words in our language in an accessible and elegant design, featuring thousands of revisions, including more than 150 new words and senses. This is the fiftieth anniversary printing of The American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language. This beloved dictionary has become the premier resource for anyone who wants to know precisely what words mean, where they come from, and how to use them effectively. It is renowned for presenting accurate and comprehensible definitions, etymologies based on the latest research, and authoritative usage guidance from the celebrated American Heritage Usage Panel. The fifth edition of the dictionary, published in 2011, included 10,000 new words and senses, as well as 4,000 new full-color images. This comprehensive update continues the tradition of exhaustive research and thorough review. Thousands of revisions to definitions and etymologies, 150 new words and senses, and new usage advice make this updated printing the most current print dictionary of its size available today. The American Heritage Dictionary combines clear, precise definitions with useful features that make it easier to choose your words and express yourself clearly. Your words really do define you. Make the most of them with the guidance of this respected work of reference.

American Heritage Dictionary

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ISBN : 0395825172
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The American Heritage College Writer S Dictionary

Author : American Heritage Dictionary
ISBN : 0547857853
Genre : Reference
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Presents a dictionary for college and advanced high school students which in addition to word definitions also includes a punctuation and style guide, notes on word origins, and a gazetteer of countries, states, and capitals.

The American Heritage Desk Dictionary

Author : American Heritage
ISBN : 0547708130
Genre : Reference
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Contains over seventy thousand entries, including over two thousand new words and their meanings, as well as illustrations, photographs, and guidance on correct usage.

The American Heritage Dictionary Of Indo European Roots

Author : Calvert Watkins
ISBN : 0618082506
Genre : Foreign Language Study
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Discusses the nature, origins, and development of language and lists the meanings and associated word for more than thirteen thousand Indo-European root words.

The Large Print American Heritage Dictionary

Author : American Heritage Dictionary
ISBN : 0395929326
Genre : Reference
File Size : 70. 2 MB
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Approved by the National Association for the Visually Handicapped, a large print dictionary offers more than 35,000 definitions, plus a reference section and a special guide to punctuation, grammar, and style

The American Heritage Dictionary Fifth Edition

Author : Paul Hellweg
ISBN : 0547624840
Genre : Reference
File Size : 47. 33 MB
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Based on the authoritative American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition, the Office Edition has been completely updated; every single entry has been reviewed and revised as necessary. Its thousands of new words and senses, such as antiquark, earbud, and the verb sense of friend, reflect recent developments in the sciences, technology, and popular culture. Hundreds of photographs and drawings enhance the text, and several tables such as the periodic table of the elements and a table of units of measurement provide helpful data in a useful visual format. Forming the heart of the dictionary, however, are its more than 70,000 entry words, whose clear, straightforward definitions--supplemented by pronunciations, inflections of irregular verbs and plural nouns, and selected etymologies--make the Office Edition of the American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition, an essential reference for the office, school, or home.

100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses And Misuses

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ISBN : 9780547350264
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Avoid vocabulary mistakes with this fun guide to tricky and troublesome words! With concise and authoritative usage notes from the editors of the American Heritage® Dictionaries, this guide explains common English-language errors—whether it’s mixing up affect and effect; blatant and flagrant; or disinterested and uninterested, or stumbling over sound-alikes including discrete/discreet or principal/principle. Other notes tackle such classic irritants as hopefully, impact, and aggravate, as well as problematic words like peruse and presently. A great read for anyone who cares about getting it right, 100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses and Misuses can help keep writers and speakers on the up-and-up!

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