English Spelling by Edward CarneyEnglish Spelling by Edward Carney

English Spelling

byEdward CarneyEditorEdward Carney

Paperback | August 7, 1997

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English Spellingexplores the rules and conventions on which present-day English spelling is based.
This Language Workbook:
* Examines how speech-sounds map onto each other
* Explores the extent to which words sound identical or look identical
* Analyzes various kinds of spelling mistakes
* Looks at the main differences between American and British spelling
* Shows how and why the names of people and places may vary from expected spelling conventions
* Deals with the punctuation of words by apostrophes, hyphens and capitalisation
* Considers several possible approaches to spelling reform
Title:English SpellingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:108 pages, 9.65 × 6.69 × 0.7 inPublished:August 7, 1997Publisher:Taylor and Francis

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415161096

ISBN - 13:9780415161091

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