6 edition of Plain English, please found in the catalog.
|Statement||Gregory Cowan, Elisabeth McPherson.|
|Contributions||McPherson, Elisabeth, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||PE1408 .C66 1976|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 427 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||427|
|LC Control Number||75031835|
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After reading The Oxford Guide to Plain English, I cannot read official letters--from the local government and the insurance companies--in the same way. Martin Cutts does an excellent job of reminding the reader that the best form of communication is direct, reader-centric and playful.
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David Mellinkoff's book, The Language of the Law, pointed out the many absurdities of traditional legalese. On a more practical level, Richard Wydick's Plain English for Lawyers has been widely used to teach law students the art of legal writing.Book Description.
Russian in Plain English enables complete beginners to acquire the skill of reading words written in Cyrillic independently, with no English transcription or imitated pronunciation, within a short period of time.
This book introduces the Cyrillic alphabet gradually, feeding in the letters and their various pronunciation aspects one by one over its ten units.