Say what you mean!: a troubleshooter's guide to English style and usage

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David R. Godine, Publisher,
Pub. Date:
2005.
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English
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Say What You Mean! lays down the laws for writing simple, effective, and unambiguous sentences, the kind that deliver the facts, influence opinion, and make things work throughout the English-speaking world - and that you and every other American grown-up must know how to write if you want to be understood by others.Since it was published in England in 2001, Say What You Mean! has become a must-read among journalists, writers, educators, and language-mavens - everyone who needs to know the difference between lesser and fewer, disinterested and uninterested, and hire, rent, and charter.
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subject_facet English language -- Errors of usage -- Dictionaries, English language -- Usage -- Dictionaries
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