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Modern Australian Usage [Third Edition] A practical guide for writers and editors

By: Nicholas Hudson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2015

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 9781760111557

ISBN: 1760111554

Condition: New


Q: Why have a guide to using language when you can look it up on the internet? A: Because you often can't find a clear or reliable answer. However, Nicholas Hudson's wonderfully comprehensive and practical compendium on the English language will tell you what you need to know. Should you use 'lay' or 'lie'? How do you use a semicolon correctly? What's a willy-willy? The difference between a town and a city, or a boat and a ship? In his witty and pithy entries, Nicholas Hudson identifies commonly confused terms. He explains how to use the key elements of English grammar and punctuation to conve... View more info