The Wrong Word Dictionary
2,500 Commonly Confused WordseBook - 2011
The correct usage for more than 2,500 commonly misused words is provided in this concise and accessible handbook that assures, insures, and ensures that anyone who wants to communicate accurately and effectively chooses the right word every time. Arranged alphabetically in pairs (or threes when appropriate), entries are carefully cross-referenced and explained with a sentence, guaranteeing that readers find boycott, even when they look up embargo first. Two dozen accompanying cartoons humorously clarify confusing distinctions between words, making this a fun reference for all word lovers to enjoy.
Publisher: Portland, Or. : Marion Street Press, c2011
Edition: 2nd ed
Characteristics: 1 online resource (viii, 263 p.) : ill