A Troubleshooter's Guide to English Style and Usage
9780061132209   Product Code: 20004
First published in 2001 as Mind the Gaffe: The Penguin Guide to Common Errors in English this A-Z by the linguist RL Trask (1944-2004) is now revered as an invaluable guide for wordsmiths and language aficionados. Trask points out significant differences in American and British usage and this American edition favours American over British examples in the listing. Off-mint and felt-tip mark on lower trimmed edge.