Webster s New World College Dictionary Fifth Edition

Author: Editors Of Webster's New World College Dictionaries
Publisher: Webster's New World
ISBN: 9780544598225
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"Webster s New WorldCollege Dictionary, Fifth Edition," presents the very best a college dictionary can offer, with all the user-friendly qualities that have distinguished the Webster's New World name for decades. A clear and accessible defining style, compelling feature notes, full-page tables and charts, hundreds of drawings that complement the definitions, and authoritative guidance on usage and style points make this the perfect dictionary for use at school, at the office, or at home. This edition has been updated for 2016 with dozens of new words and senses and hundreds of revisions."

Webster s New World College Dictionary Fifth Edition

Author: Webster's New World College Dictionaries
Publisher: Webster's New World
ISBN: 9781328859440
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Webster's New World College Dictionary, Fifth Edition, presents the very best a college dictionary can offer, with all the user-friendly qualities that have distinguished the Webster's New World name for decades. A clear and accessible defining style, compelling feature notes, full-page tables and charts, hundreds of drawings that complement the definitions, and authoritative guidance on usage and style points make this the perfect dictionary for use at school, at the office, or at home. This edition has been updated for 2018 with dozens of new words and senses and hundreds of revisions.

Webster s New World Dictionary Fifth Edition

Author: Webster's New World College Dictionaries
Publisher: Webster's New World
ISBN: 9780544785670
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A new paperback edition based on "Webster's New World College Dictionary, "fifth edition, the official dictionary of the AP.

The Associated Press Stylebook 2016

Author: The Associated Press,
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0465093388
Format: PDF
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The 2016 edition of The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law includes nearly 250 new or revised entries – including lowercasing internet and web. The AP Stylebook is widely used as a writing and editing reference in newsrooms, classrooms and corporate offices worldwide. Updated regularly since its initial publication in 1953, the AP Stylebook provides fundamental guidelines for spelling, language, punctuation, usage and journalistic style. It is the definitive resource for journalists. Changes in the 2016 Stylebook include: • 50 new and updated technology terms, including emoji, emoticon and metadata • 36 new and updated entries in the food chapter, from arctic char to whisky/whiskey, and eight new and updated entries in the fashion chapter, including normcore and Uniqlo • New entries discouraging the use of child prostitute and mistress; restricting spree to shopping or revelry, not killing; and using the number of firefighters or quantity of equipment sent to a fire, not the number of alarms • DJ is now allowed on first reference, and spokesperson is recognized, in addition to spokesman and spokeswoman • New guidance on the terms marijuana, cannabis and pot; cross dresser and transvestite; accident and crash; notorious and notoriety • A new entry on data journalism With invaluable additional sections on the unique guidelines for business and sports reporting and on how you can guard against libel and copyright infringement, The AP Stylebook is the one reference that all writers, editors and students cannot afford to be without.

Webster s New World Dictionary

Author: Victoria Neufeldt
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743467515
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Highlighted by more than sixty thousand entries, including technical terms, and two hundred illustrations, a handy-sized desk dictionary features concise definitions, pronunciations, etymologies, notes on usage, updated biography and geography sections, and an easy-to-read type font. Reprint.

The Oxford Duden German Dictionary

Author: Clark Thyen
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198602484
Format: PDF, Docs
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This new edition provides an up-to-date and complete picture of contemporary German, including spelling changes ratified in 1996. Featured are more than 260,000 words, sample sentences, and maps. Thumb-indexed.

Die Amerikanische Sprache

Author: H. L. Mencken
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3663161374
Format: PDF
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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.

Webster s New World College Dictionary

Author: Michael Agnes
Publisher: Webster's New World
ISBN:
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Offers more than 160,000 entries, including new words, Americanisms, and biographical and geographical entries that reflect the recent changes that have occured in the English language

The Copyeditor s Handbook

Author: Amy Einsohn
Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN: 0520286723
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Unstuffy, hip, and often funny, The Copyeditor’s Handbook has become an indispensable resource both for new editors and for experienced hands who want to refresh their skills and broaden their understanding of the craft of copyediting. This fourth edition incorporates the latest advice from language authorities, usage guides, and new editions of major style manuals, including The Chicago Manual of Style. It registers the tectonic shifts in twenty-first-century copyediting: preparing text for digital formats, using new technologies, addressing global audiences, complying with plain language mandates, ensuring accessibility, and serving self-publishing authors and authors writing in English as a second language. The new edition also adds an extensive annotated list of editorial tools and references and includes a bit of light entertainment for language lovers, such as a brief history of punctuation marks that didn’t make the grade, the strange case of razbliuto, and a few Easter eggs awaiting discovery by keen-eyed readers. The fourth edition features updates on the transformation of editorial roles in today’s publishing environment new applications, processes, and protocols for on-screen editing major changes in editorial resources, such as online dictionaries and language corpora, new grammar and usage authorities, online editorial communities, and web-based research tools When you’re ready to test your mettle, pick up The Copyeditor’s Workbook: Exercises and Tips for Honing Your Editorial Judgment, the essential new companion to the handbook.

Diva

Author: Chuck Palahniuk
Publisher: Manhattan
ISBN: 3641106451
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Eine alternde Diva und ein Fan, der nur ihr Bestes will: ihre Geschichte – mit dem Tod als Höhepunkt ... Hazie Coogan würde alles für ihre »Miss Kathie« tun. Seit Jahrzehnten kümmert sie sich um die Bedürfnisse der großen Hollywood-Diva. Daher verwundert es nicht, dass auch sie es ist, die Alarm schlägt, als der windige Webster Carlton Westward III. in das Leben der großartigen Katherine Kenton tritt. Denn schnell findet Hazie heraus, dass er nur eines will: seine fünfzehn Minuten Ruhm. In Websters Schublade liegt bereits ein fertig verfasstes Enthüllungsbuch über den Star – inklusive Sterbeszene –, das ihn seinem Ziel näher bringen soll. Doch Hazie Coogan hat sich nicht jahrelang abgemüht, nur um jetzt ihren Star an einen skrupellosen Gigolo zu verlieren. Und sie hat auch schon einen Plan ...