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Publisher: HarperCollins e-books; 1 edition (October 13, 2009)
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Adjectives have lengthy suffered from undesirable press. for a few years, English academics were keen on telling scholars that "adjectives are the enemy of nouns, and adverbs are the enemy of every little thing else."While it really is nonetheless a good idea to heed your English teacher's suggestion on such a lot different concerns, The hugely Selective Dictionary of Golden Adjectives for the terribly Literate proves that breaking yes ideas could make written and spoken language that a lot livelier, including much-needed colour, variety, and adornment. With this addition to the preferred hugely Selective sequence, the "golden" adjective, ultimately, will get the celebrity therapy it merits. From adventitious to zaftig, well known lexicographer Eugene Ehrlich has accumulated greater than 850 of the main fascinating and fascinating adjectives within the English language and has supplied concise definitions and instructive utilization examples. even if you are a author, a speaker, or a notice buff, this compendious, trenchant, laudable, and all-around fantabulous quantity can help you place panache again into your prose.