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Title: Using English Words
Written By: David Corson

This book deals with some issues connected with the English vocabulary that might present difficulty to language learners.

Publication Year: 1996
Publisher: Kluwer
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Subject Language(s): English
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0792337107
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 236
Prices: Dfl 180.00

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 0792337115
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 236
Prices: Dfl 90.00