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American Heritage

Autor(a) de The American Heritage College Dictionary

296 Works 8,346 Membros 49 Críticas

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Obras por American Heritage

100 Words To Make You Sound Smart (2006) 171 exemplares
The Essential Writer's Companion (1994) 160 exemplares
American Heritage Magazine (1959) 54 exemplares
The Word Book III (1990) 47 exemplares
Great Minds of History (1961) 37 exemplares
Spell Check (1996) 33 exemplares
My Very Own Big Dictionary (1994) 33 exemplares
Overrated/Underrated (2001) 29 exemplares
100 Words for Foodies (2009) 27 exemplares
American Heritage 27 exemplares
Essential Reference Set (1994) 22 exemplares
My Big Dictionary (1994) 21 exemplares
Style Check (1996) 21 exemplares
Thoughts on Wisdom (1995) 21 exemplares
100 Words for Lovers (2009) 17 exemplares
Word Check (1996) 14 exemplares
Compact American Dictionary (1998) 10 exemplares
The Civil War: A Nation Divided (2014) 3 exemplares
Girl Handbook (2010) 3 exemplares
Bobby 3 exemplares
The Pilgrim and Plymouth Colony (1961) 2 exemplares
Compact American Thesaurus (1998) 2 exemplares
Civil War chronicles 2 exemplares
Discoverers of the New World (1960) 2 exemplares
Trappers and Mountain Men (1961) 2 exemplares
Battles and Leaders (1997) 2 exemplares
The Civil War 2 exemplares
Roget II 1 exemplar
american heritage 1 exemplar
Story of Yankee Whaling (1960) 1 exemplar
Great Historic Places (1957) 1 exemplar
"Southwest Trail," 1 exemplar
Define a Thon 1 exemplar
American Heritage 1 exemplar
Audio package (1988) 1 exemplar
Vietnam era 1 exemplar
Holiday Heritage 1 exemplar


Conhecimento Comum




Another in the series.

This one was interesting more to see things I hadn't quite pieced together as being problematic. I only had three things that stood out to me and now I've got them down. But I loved the time spent wandering through it. Looking at where words came from and some of the quotes of people using the words, or misusing the words previously.
wanderlustlover | 3 outras críticas | Dec 27, 2022 |
Part of the series.

Also, possibly the most hilarious one. This led to moments of my roommate and I tossing word pronunciations around at each other, and talking about the differences of words pronounced in different regions. And trying out a few words either or both of us didn't know.
wanderlustlover | 1 outra crítica | Dec 26, 2022 |
Another in the series (as I purchase six of the eight with my Amazon birthday money, so there'll be a few more I'm going to pop up). Not as many new ones to learn in this one, but definitely a good book for people looking to expand their vocabulary.
wanderlustlover | 3 outras críticas | Dec 26, 2022 |


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