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  • Cite Them Right
    Cite Them Right (English, Paperback) Richard Pears, Graham Shields

    This is the leading guide to referencing and avoiding plagiarism, covering everything from understanding plagiarism and identifying sources to setting out quotations and creating a reference list.

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  • Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2018
    Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2018 (English, Paperback)

    The ultimate guide for writers in navigating the media and publishing worlds. 'The writer's bible' - Susan Hill

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  • 365 New Words-A-Year Page-A-Day Calendar
    365 New Words-A-Year Page-A-Day Calendar (English, Calendar) Merriam-Webster

    Spruce up your vocabulary day by day with obscure sports terms (sclaff), words derived from other languages (frisson), contemporary buzz words (freegan), highbrow lingo that will impress your most bookish friends (Apollonian), and words that are just plain fun to say (hoity- toity). In addition to pronunciation and definition, each entry provides a fascinating word history and a sample sentence....

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  • 642 Tiny Things to Write About
    642 Tiny Things to Write About (English, Notebook / blank book) Po Bronson

    642 Tiny Things to Write About presents oodles of delightful and thought-provoking writing prompts, packaged in an uber-cute, irresistible and tiny new format.

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  • 500 Words You Should Know
    500 Words You Should Know (English, Hardback) Caroline Taggart

    500 Words You Should Know will inspire the reader to use uncommon words in their correct context, utilize the English language to its full potential, and test themselves on the words they think they already know.

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  • Concise Oxford English Dictionary
    Concise Oxford English Dictionary (English, Hardback) Oxford Dictionaries

    This centenary edition of the world-famous Concise Oxford English Dictionary presents the most accurate picture of English today.

    $32.92 $40.00

    5 stars

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  • Paperback Oxford Large Print Dictionary
    Paperback Oxford Large Print Dictionary (Paperback) Oxford Dictionaries

    A large print dictionary specially developed and designed with the help and support of RNIB.

    $24.07
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  • On Writing Well
    On Writing Well (English, Paperback) William Zinsser

    Warns against common errors in structure, style, and diction, and explains the fundamentals of conducting interviews and writing travel, scientific, sports, critical, and humorous articles. Reprint.

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  • Into The Woods
    Into The Woods (Paperback) John Yorke

    Takes us on a journey to the heart of storytelling, revealing that there truly is a unifying shape to narrative forms - one that echoes the fairytale journey into the woods and, like any great art, comes from deep within.

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  • Oxford Mini Dictionary and Thesaurus
    Oxford Mini Dictionary and Thesaurus (English, Paperback) Oxford Dictionaries

    An easy-to-use integrated dictionary and thesaurus containing 40,000 up-to-date words, phrases, and definitions and 65,000 synonyms and antonyms.

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  • You Talkin' To Me?
    You Talkin' To Me? (English, Paperback) Sam Leith

    Rhetoric is what gives words power. It's nothing to be afraid of. It isn't the exclusive preserve of politicians: it's everywhere, from your argument with the insurance company to your plea to the waitress for a table near the window. This book examines how people have taught, practiced and thought about rhetoric from its Attic origins onwards.

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  • Mastering Arabic 1
    Mastering Arabic 1 (English, Paperback) Jane Wightwick, Mahmoud Gaafar

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    $41.60 $49.99
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  • Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus
    Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus (English, Hardback) Oxford Dictionaries

    This is the top of the range Dictionary and Thesaurus, the ideal all-in-one reference tool. It has a fresh design, based on market research into user needs, with a combined dictionary and thesaurus text that is simple and effective to use, and has a new centre section for enthusiastic crossword and puzzle solvers.

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  • Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable 19th Edition
    Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable 19th Edition (English, Paperback) Ebenezer Cobham Brewer

    Take the scenic route to knowledge.

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  • Oxford Essential Polish Dictionary
    Oxford Essential Polish Dictionary (Multiple languages, Paperback) Oxford Dictionaries

    The Oxford Essential Polish Dictionary is the ideal dictionary for easy and quick look-up in Polish or in English, including the latest contemporary vocabulary, and is great value for money.

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  • The Unfolding Of Language
    The Unfolding Of Language (English, Paperback) Guy Deutscher

    'Language is mankind's greatest invention - except of course, that it was never invented.' So begins Guy Deutscher's fascinating investigation into the evolution of language.

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  • Writing Analytical Assessments in Social Work
    Writing Analytical Assessments in Social Work (English, Paperback) Chris Dyke

    You write something in order that it can be read, not in order that it can be written - write reports that achieve and illuminate.

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  • Stylish Academic Writing
    Stylish Academic Writing (English, Hardback) Helen Sword

    A guide to academic writing. Suitable for scholars frustrated with disciplinary conventions, and for specialists who want to write for a larger audience but are unsure where to begin, it presents practical pointers that show how to make articles and books a pleasure to read - and to write.

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  • A Christmas Cornucopia
    A Christmas Cornucopia (English, Hardback) Mark Forsyth

    For something that happens every year of our lives, we really don't know much about Christmas. We don't know that the date we celebrate was chosen by a madman, or that Christmas, etymologically speaking, means "Go away, Christ." Nor do we know that Christmas was first celebrated in 243 AD on March 28?and only moved to December 25 in 354 AD. We're oblivious to the fact that the advent calendar was...

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  • Concise Oxford Thesaurus
    Concise Oxford Thesaurus (English, Hardback) Oxford Dictionaries

    The Concise Oxford Thesaurus provides coverage of over 300,000 synonyms and antonyms, making it the ideal reference tool to improve your writing style or find the word you need to solve that crossword or puzzle.

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