Common Errors in English by Paul Hancock

By Paul Hancock

Should you actually need to enhance your English and prevent making blunders, this can be the ideal ebook for you! It explains over three hundred of the main widespread error and indicates you ways to prevent them. It covers: simply pressured phrases; sentence linkers; prepositions; average grammar blunders, and lots more and plenty extra.

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