The big book of beastly mispronunciations : the complete opinionated guide for the careful speaker / Charles Harrington Elster.
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- ISBN: 9780618423156
- ISBN: 061842315X
- Physical Description: xix, 522 p. ; 23 cm.
- Edition: 2nd ed.
- Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2006.
Contents / Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 520-522).
The Guide 1 -- Authorities Consulted 515 -- Other Sources Cited or Consulted 520.
Contains an alphabetically arranged list of over one thousand commonly mispronounced words, including the author's explanation of how each word should be pronounced and a brief essay supporting his position.
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