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The Last Word free pdf In "The Last Word", noted lexicographer Laurence Urdang offers what would be his final reflections on the state of the English language. Finished just before his death in 2008, "The Last Word" covers a wide range of topics, including political, social, and grammatical correctness- word origins- connotation and ambiguity- language and culture- taboo, slang, informal, and colloquial language- good and bad writing- carelessness and other bad habits- language and computers- pronunciation- and several others. This reference will appeal to all students of the English language, from high school on up.

About Laurence Urdang

Laurence Urdang (1927-2008) was a renowned lexicographer and the author or editor of more than one hundred reference books and books on language.

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Author : Laurence Urdang
Publisher : Omnigraphics Inc.,U.S.
Data Published : 01 September 2010
ISBN : 0780811712
EAN : 9780780811713
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 302 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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