The Comedy of Errors (Webster's Thesaurus Edition) by William Shakespeare

By William Shakespeare

There are various variants of The Comedy of blunders. This academic variation was once created for self-improvement or in education for complex examinations. the ground of every web page is annotated with a mini-thesaurus of unusual phrases highlighted within the textual content, together with synonyms and antonyms. Designed for college districts, educators, and scholars looking to maximize functionality on standardized assessments, Webster’s paperbacks make the most of the truth that classics are often assigned readings. A operating glossary on the backside of every web page comes in handy to scholars who're actively construction their vocabularies in anticipation of taking PSAT®, SAT®, AP® (Advanced Placement®), GRE®, LSAT®, GMAT® or related examinations. This variation exposes the reader to a greatest variety of “difficult, and sometimes encountered” phrases in examinations. instead of provide a unmarried synonym, many are supplied for a number of meanings, permitting readers to raised seize the paradox of the English language, and steer clear of utilizing the notes as a natural crutch. Having the reader decipher a word’s which means inside context serves to enhance vocabulary retention and knowing. every one web page covers phrases no longer already highlighted on prior pages. PSAT® is a registered trademark of the varsity front exam Board and the nationwide benefit Scholarship company neither of which sponsors or endorses this booklet; SAT® is a registered trademark of the varsity Board which neither sponsors nor endorses this booklet; GRE®, AP® and complicated Placement® are registered logos of the academic trying out provider which neither sponsors nor endorses this publication, GMAT® is a registered trademark of the Graduate administration Admissions Council that is neither affiliated with this publication nor endorses this publication, LSAT® is a registered trademark of the legislation tuition Admissions Council which neither sponsors nor endorses this product. All rights reserved.

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Wörterbuch zum jiddischen Lehnwortschatz in den deutschen by Heidi Stern

By Heidi Stern

The »Dictionary of Yiddish Loan-Words in German Dialects« records touch among the German and Yiddish languages, with unique connection with German dialects. the fabric was once taken from German dialect dictionaries, compiled systematically and revised lexicographically and etymologically. The introductory chapters of the dictionary care for facets of old and linguistic integration, the nation of analysis at the topic, the assets drawn upon, and Hebrew and Aramaic etymologies.

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Robert Hartwell Fiske's Dictionary of Unendurable English: A by Robert Hartwell Fiske

By Robert Hartwell Fiske

Robert Hartwell Fiske goals to dispose of laxity in language at the present time when it comes to this witty and interesting reference.

Fiske rails opposed to "laxicographers and ding-a-linguists" who, with their erroneous considering, truly advertise the dissolution of the English language. He additionally illustrates why dictionaries do not consistently give you the right that means or utilization of a be aware. With concise guide and diverse examples of misused phrases, Fiske makes it more uncomplicated than ever to profit from others' error.

This accomplished dictionary of universal misusages lays naked the blunders all of us make on a daily basis. Robert Hartwell Fiske, the grumbling grammarian of our time, indicates you the definitive correct method and opposite direction to exploit language--and illustrates why dictionaries do not regularly give you the right that means or utilization of a note.

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