Oxford American Writer'S Thesaurus download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Auburn

Oxford American Writer'S Thesaurus download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Auburn year 2012
  • Book name: Oxford American Writer'S Thesaurus
  • Author: David Auburn
  • Release date: 2012/11/25
  • Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Dictionaries and Languages
  • ISBN: 9780199829927
  • Rating: 7.57 of 10
  • Votes: 584
  • Review by: Mary Gray
  • Review rating: 7.94 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/8
  • Total pages: 1050
  • Includes a PDF summary of 100 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Much more than a word list, the Oxford American Writer's Thesaurus is a browsable source of inspiration as well as an authoritative guide to selecting and using vocabulary. This essential guide for writers provides real-life example sentences and a careful selection of the most relevant synonyms, as well as new usage notes, hints for choosing between similar words, a Word Finder section organized by subject, and a comprehensive language guide. The text is also peppered with thought-provoking reflections on favorite (and not-so-favorite) words by noted contemporary writers, including Joshua Ferris, Francine Prose, David Foster Wallace, Zadie Smith, and Simon Winchester, many newly commissioned for this edition. The third edition revises and updates this innovative reference, adding hundreds of new words, senses, and phrases to its more than 300,000 synonyms and 10,000 antonyms. New features in this edition include over 200 literary and humorous quotations highlighting notable usages of words, and a revised graphical word toolkit feature showing common word combinations based on evidence in the Oxford Corpus. There is also a new introduction by noted language commentator Ben Zimmer.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 58H54M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Writing & Editing Guides, Thesauri
  • Available formats: TXT, OEB, DOC, WORD, EPUB, PDF, TXTz, HTMLZ. Compressed in ACE, TAR.BZ2, RAR, TZO, ZIP
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 48.91 USD
  • Dimensions: 187.96x256.54x58.42mm
  • Weight: 1,710g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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