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Rebecca Gowers

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Books by Rebecca Gowers

Horrible Words

A brilliant history and witty guide to the English language, masquerading as mischievous advice on its misuse and abuse

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Plain Words

This classic work is the quintessential guide to writing good clear English. Now updated in a new edition, but with all its original charm, it provides advice on everything from using the semicolon correctly to avoiding clich├ęs and jargon.

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