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Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries - Community Reviews back

by Kory Stamper
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FatherCraneMadeMeDoIt
FatherCraneMadeMeDoIt rated it 2 years ago
For more reviews, check out my blog: Craft-CycleThis book was perfect. I'll admit, it took me longer than usual to finish this one. Part of that was that I often have a few minutes to read here and there during my workday. I tried reading it then, but didn't get very far and kept forgetting what was...
Interrupting Soliloquy
Interrupting Soliloquy rated it 4 years ago
Until a few years ago, I had a very specific idea of what "loving the English language" meant. It meant that there was a holy "Good English" to which I ascribed, and though I loved to play with words, "can" and "may" were different, "who" and "whom" differentiated the knowledgeable from the chaff (t...
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