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The King's English

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  • The King's English (Penguin Classics) – Paperback (2011)
    by Kingsley Amis

    The King's English

    Paperback, Penguin Classics
    2011
    272 pages

    ISBN: 0141194316
    ISBN-13: 9780141194318

    An indispensable companion for readers, writers, and even casual users of the language, the "Penguin Modern Classics" edition of Kingsley Amis' "The King's English" features a new introduction by Martin Amis. "The King's English" is Kingsley Amis' authoritative and witty guide to the use and abuse of the English language. A scourge of illiteracy and a thorn in the side of pretension, Amis provides indispensable advice about the linguistic blunders that lie in wait for us, from danglers and four-letter words to jargon and ... Show more

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