Usage and Abusage (Paperback)

A Guide to Good English

By Eric Partridge, Janet Whitcut (Editor)

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393317091, 389pp.

Publication Date: December 17, 1997

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Description

Janet Whitcut has revised Eric Partridge's popular reference book to reflect the language of well-informed writers, readers, and speakers today. She has also added a section to the book entitled "Vogue Words," which includes words that have acquired a new power and influence.