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In a word : the essential tool for finding the perfect word / Mark Broatch.

By: Broatch, Mark.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, N.Z. : New Holland, 2009Description: 191 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781869662721 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Vocabulary | English language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc | CommunicationDDC classification: 428.1
Contents:
Vocabulary -- Descriptive thesaurus -- Useful language -- Fancy language -- Plain language -- Colourful language -- Characterisation -- Terminology -- Criticism -- Art & media -- Food & drink -- Gardening -- Sport -- Miscellaneous description -- Reference -- General knowledge -- Seminal artworks by period or type -- Appendix -- Word associations -- Subjects -- Useful websites.
Descriptive thesaurus -- Useful language -- Fancy language -- Plain language -- Colourful language -- Characterisation -- Terminology -- Criticism -- Art & media -- Food & drink -- Gardening -- Sport -- Miscellaneous description -- Reference -- General knowledge -- Seminal artworks by period or type.
Section 1. Vocabulary -- Descriptive thesaurus -- Useful language -- Fancy language -- Plain language -- Colourful language -- Section 2. Characterisation -- Section 3. Terminology -- Criticism -- Art & media -- Food & drink -- Gardening -- Sport -- Miscellaneous description -- Section 4. Reference -- General knowledge -- Seminal artworks by period or type -- Appendix -- Word associations -- Subjects -- Useful websites.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

In our information-overloaded society, how can you ensure your words will be read over the next person's? This is a book for journalists, critics, writers, bloggers, students and anyone else looking to get their message across more effectively.

Includes bibliographical references.

Section 1. Vocabulary -- Descriptive thesaurus -- Useful language -- Fancy language -- Plain language -- Colourful language -- Section 2. Characterisation -- Section 3. Terminology -- Criticism -- Art & media -- Food & drink -- Gardening -- Sport -- Miscellaneous description -- Section 4. Reference -- General knowledge -- Seminal artworks by period or type -- Appendix -- Word associations -- Subjects -- Useful websites.

Descriptive thesaurus -- Useful language -- Fancy language -- Plain language -- Colourful language -- Characterisation -- Terminology -- Criticism -- Art & media -- Food & drink -- Gardening -- Sport -- Miscellaneous description -- Reference -- General knowledge -- Seminal artworks by period or type.

Section 1. Vocabulary -- Descriptive thesaurus -- Useful language -- Fancy language -- Plain language -- Colourful language -- Section 2. Characterisation -- Section 3. Terminology -- Criticism -- Art & media -- Food & drink -- Gardening -- Sport -- Miscellaneous description -- Section 4. Reference -- General knowledge -- Seminal artworks by period or type -- Appendix -- Word associations -- Subjects -- Useful websites.

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