Fifteen Thousand Useful Phrases
by Grenville Kleiser
Number of pages: 315
Fifteen Thousand Useful Phrases is a practical handbook of pertinent expressions, striking similes, literary, commercial, conversational, and oratorical terms, for the embellishment of speech and literature, and the improvement of the vocabulary of those persons who read, write, and speak English. In this book, Grenville Kleiser furnishes an additional and an exceptional aid for those who would have a mint of phrases at their command from which to draw when in need of the golden mean for expressing thought.
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This is a book about the actual use of the English language. It features sections about types of grammar, punctuation and formality. This wikibook is intended for use by native speakers or advanced learners of English as a second language.
by F.E. Farley, G.L. Kittredge - Ginn & Co.
This grammar is intended for students who have already received instruction in the rudiments. The Exercises are collected at the end of the text, so as not to break continuity. Certain topics of importance have been treated with unusual thoroughness.
by Easley Stephen Jones - D. Appleton-Century company
This Practice Handbook reviews the fundamentals of writing and speech. About half its bulk is exercise material, oral and written, with tests and reviews. It attempts to be simple, definite, practical. The book provides eighty full-page exercises.
by Ernest Horn - Gregg Pub. Co
The 5,000 words of highest frequency were selected from 5,136,816 running words taken from the vocabularies of business correspondence; of personal letters from all parts of the country; of well-known writers; of letters printed in magazines; etc.