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Books about proper word use and grammar in English

I’ve augmented the list of my blog entries about proper word use and grammar in English with a collection of book titles on those topics that you might find useful. Suggestions for additional books are welcome.

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Series list: Proper word use and grammar in English

This entry is one in a series that tackles issues of proper word use and grammar in English. From time to time I post a blog entry that explains the proper use of English terms, especially those that get abused … Continue reading

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“Heighth” vs. “Height”

This entry is one in a series that tackles issues of proper word use and grammar in English. When speaking of three dimensions, we often use words like “width,” “breadth,” and “depth.” The fourth word commonly used in “height,” which … Continue reading

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