What is the difference between mean and median, blatant and
flagrant, flout and flaunt? Is it whodunnit or whodunit? Do you
know? Are you sure? With Troublesome Words, journalist and
bestselling travel-writer Bill Bryson gives us a clear, concise and
entertaining guide to the problems of English usage and spelling
that has been an indispensable companion to those who work with the
written word for over twenty years. So if you want to discover
whether you should care about split infinitives, are cursed with an
uncontrollable outbreak of commas or were wondering if that
newsreader was right to say 'an historic day', this superb book is
the place to find out.
Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate?
Let us know about it.
Does this product have an incorrect or missing image?
Send us a new image.
Is this product missing categories?
Add more categories.
Review This Product
No reviews yet - be the first to create one!