Word Abuse (How The Words We Use Use Us)

By: Corss, Donna Woolfolk

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002020: Unread condition - but has "WHS" stamped on bottom of page edge. "Introduction by William Woolfolk. " Review by Publishers Weekly "Credit Word Abuse with a lively anecdotal approach, sharp perceptions, a sense of comedy. As she discusses jargon, the cliché', the euphemism, emotional word color, the 'new verbal morality' (dirty words) and other perils, Cross makes some telling points in her jaunty opus. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 5.5 x 8.25 in.: 232 pages

Title: Word Abuse (How The Words We Use Use Us)

Author Name: Corss, Donna Woolfolk

Categories: General, Anecdotes & Quotations, Consumer Guides,

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Publisher: New York, New York, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan: 1979

ISBN Number: 0698109686

ISBN Number 13: 9780698109681

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Store ID: 002020

Keywords: English Languages Arts Disciplines