The Complete Plain Words
"The Complete Plain Words" is the essential guide for anyone who needs to express themselves clearly, fluently and accurately in writing. Whether you are working on paper or on a computer, this invaluable reference work will lead you through the intricacies, problems and pleasures of the English language with wit, common sense and authority. It deals with the dangers of jargon, cliche and superfluous words.
It covers strategies for choosing the right word in any situation. It lays out the ground rules of grammar and punctuation and shows how to avoid the pitfalls. It discusses the influence of science and technology, and other cultures.
|By||Gowers, Sir Ernest|
|Country of Publication||United Kingdom|
|Dimensions||198 x 129 mm|
|Publication Date||Sep 23, 1987|
|Publisher||Penguin Books Ltd|