Merriam Webster s Collegiate Dictionary

Author: Merriam-Webster
Publisher: Merriam-Webster
ISBN: 0877798095
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Reference

Presents concise definitions, pronunciations, abbreviations, some illustrations, usage examples, and synonyms with ten thousand new words and meanings.

Merriam Webster s Collegiate Reference Set

Author: Frederick C. Mish
Publisher: Merriam Webster
ISBN: 0877798176
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Reference

Gain access to word information in print and electronic formats. . Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Eleventh Edition . Merriam- Webster's Collegiate Thesaurus, Second Edition . Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary & Thesaurus, Electronic Edition (Win/Mac CD-ROM) . Free one-year online subscription

The Merriam Webster Dictionary

Author: Merriam-Webster
Publisher:
ISBN: 087779295X
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Genre:

Based on Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th edition 70,000 definitions 2,000 new words Expanded back matter sections: Confused and Misused Words English Word Roots - Great for preparing standardized tests Irregular English Verbs - Great for ESL Basic English Grammar Handbook of Style, including Documentation of Sources Guide to Common Verb Collocations - Essential for ESL NEW: An Overview of the Internet

Copyediting and Proofreading For Dummies

Author: Suzanne Gilad
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118051313
Release Date: 2011-02-14
Genre: Reference

Turn your knack for language into a lucrative career Must-know techniques and resources for maximizing your accuracy and speed Interested in becoming a copyeditor or proofreader? Want to know more about what each job entails? This friendly guide helps you position yourself for success. Polish your skills, build a winning résumé and land the job you've always wanted. Books, magazines, Web sites, corporate documents - find out how to improve any type of publication and make yourself indispensable to writers, editors, and your boss. Balance between style and rules Master the art of the query Use proofreader symbols Edit and proof electronic documents Build a solid freelancing career

Reference and Information Services

Author: Kay Ann Cassell
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9780838915684
Release Date: 2019-01-04
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Designed to complement every introductory library reference course, this is the perfect text for students and librarians looking to expand their personal reference knowledge, teaching failsafe methods for identifying important materials by matching specific types of questions to the best available sources, regardless of format. Guided by a national advisory board of educators and practitioners, this thoroughly updated text expertly keeps up with new technologies and practices while remaining grounded in the basics of reference work. Chapters on fundamental concepts, major reference sources, and special topics provide a solid foundation; the text also offers fresh insight on core issues, including ethics, readers' advisory, information literacy, and other key aspects of reference librarianship;selecting and evaluating reference materials, with strategies for keeping up to date;assessing and improving reference services;guidance on conducting reference interviews with a range of different library users, including children and young adults;a new discussion of reference as programming;important special reference topics such as Google search, 24/7 reference, and virtual reference; anddelivering reference services across multiple platforms As librarians experience a changing climate for all information services professionals, in this book Cassell and Hiremath provide the tools needed to manage the ebb and flow of changing reference services in today's libraries.

Merriam Webster s Dictionary of Law

Author: Mirriam-Webster
Publisher: Merriam-Webster
ISBN: 0877797358
Release Date: 2016-04-01
Genre:

A convenient, comprehensive guide to the language of law for everyone from the homeowner to the legal professional. Defines more than 10,000 legal words and phrases in common terminology. Special sections included on the judicial system, important legal cases, government agencies and landmark laws.

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Copywriter s Words And Phrases

Author: Kathy Kleidermacher
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440614675
Release Date: 2005-11-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Market more successfully-with thousands of powerful, persuasive words. This reference is for anyone who needs to write effective marketing copy-for ads, catalogs, brochures, letters, press releases, displays, fundraising materials, and more. With thousands of entries, it does the brainstorming for you-and sparks ideas that stand out in a sea of hype. -Three A-to-Z sections: descriptive words, promotional words, and words organized by industry (cosmetics, food, travel, computers, etc.) -Extensive synonym lists for frequently used marketing words: 45 words for big; 19 words for authentic; 27 words for clean; 46 words for money; ... and 10 words for purple -Additional lists of Related Words and Phrases, Expressions, Symbols, and Antonyms -Also features A Concise Guide to Copywriting, with chapters on consumer psychology; tricks of the trade; grammar and style tips; and 7 Qualities that Make a Great Copywriter

Die Amerikanische Sprache

Author: H. L. Mencken
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 9783663161370
Release Date: 2013-12-14
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Dieser Buchtitel ist Teil des Digitalisierungsprojekts Springer Book Archives mit Publikationen, die seit den Anfängen des Verlags von 1842 erschienen sind. Der Verlag stellt mit diesem Archiv Quellen für die historische wie auch die disziplingeschichtliche Forschung zur Verfügung, die jeweils im historischen Kontext betrachtet werden müssen. Dieser Titel erschien in der Zeit vor 1945 und wird daher in seiner zeittypischen politisch-ideologischen Ausrichtung vom Verlag nicht beworben.

Merriam Webster s Collegiate Thesaurus

Author: Merriam-Webster, Inc.
Publisher:
ISBN: 0877793700
Release Date: 2018-11
Genre:

Find the right word every time with this indispensable guide! Concise definitions pinpoint meanings shared by synonyms. More than 275,000 word choices, examples, and explanations. Sample sentences and phrases for each synonym at its own entry clarify how words are used in context. Alphabetical lists may also include related words, idiomatic phrases, near antonyms, and antonyms. A perfect companion to the best-selling Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th Ed.

Pferde

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 3831018960
Release Date: 2011
Genre:

Die vielfältige Welt der Pferde, einschliesslich ihrer Kulturgeschichte, dargestellt in Bild und Wort. Ab 10.

Merriam Webster s Advanced Learner s English Dictionary

Author: Merriam-Webster
Publisher: Merriam Webster
ISBN: 0877795509
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Contains definitions of 100,000 words and phrases for advanced learners of English, and includes pronunciation guides, as well as over 160,000 example sentences.

Activate College Reading

Author: Ivan Dole
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133168478
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Education

Taking a holistic approach to developmental reading, ACTIVATE: COLLEGE READING is the first book in a 3-book series. It guides students through a stepped and incremental approach, activating background or prior knowledge as many of the skills students need to become stronger readers are skills they already possess and use on a daily basis. Often using popular media as a springboard, Dole and Taggart show students how the skills used when watching television or movies can easily transfer to their reading. Reviewers have lauded the inclusion of varied, interesting readings that will stimulate students' interest in reading and will provide them with background knowledge needed for future college courses. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Oxford German Dictionary

Author: Werner Scholze-Stubenrecht
Publisher: OXFORD University Press
ISBN: 9780199545681
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Provides authoritative coverage of German and English with over 320,000 words and phrases, and 520,000 translations. Features include: essential grammatical information and language usage notes for both languages; cultural notes, providing interesting and helpful information on life in the German- and English-speaking world; boxed notes offering help with language usage and construction; and a centre section covering essential correspondence with sample letters, emails, CVs, resumes, telephone and text messaging.

Copy Editor

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: IND:30000115549135
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Copy editing