Garner’s Modern English Usage (4th Edition)
This ebook is a successor to 3 editions (1998, 2003, 2009) of Garner’s Modern American Usage.
With greater than a thousand new entries and greater than 2,300 phrase
– frequency ratios, the magisterial fourth version of this ebook – now renamed Garner’s Modern English Usage (GMEU)
– displays utilization lexicography at its most interesting.
Garner explains the nuances of grammar and vocabulary with thoroughness, finesse, and wit. He discourages no matter is slovenly, pretentious, or pedantic.
GMEU is the liveliest and most compulsively readable reference work for writers of our time.
It delights whereas offering instruction on skillful, persuasive, and vivid writing.
Garner liberates English from two extremes:
each from the hidebound “purists” who mistakenly consider that break up infinitives and sentence-ending prepositions are malfeasances and from the linguistic relativists who consider that no matter individuals say or write should essentially be accepted.
2016 | English | MOBI, PDF | 15.25 MB