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  • Posted March 10, 2009

    Not Much to Recommend

    Some common mistakes were highlighted. Very few were ones I did not know. Many differences were very obscure. The layout made cross-referencing somewhat cumbersome. Flipping back and forth between the Es for "ensure" and the Is for "insure" could have been avoided by dropping the alphabetizing and using an index, thus presenting the words together. After all that work flipping, the gist is that either is fine, unless you are in the insurance industry. The print was large and the pages small - several words could have been presented and contrasted on a few larger pages - but then I guess it would not have been thick enough to bind. It was a laudable effort, but I do not think it accomplished what it meant to do.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 7, 2005

    100 Words confused and misused?

    After having perused this book, I must say that I am disappointed. I had expected, and hoped, to find 'your, you're'; or 'there, their, they're' among the words listed. They weren't even touched on, nor included. Nor did I find the 'either/or and neither/nor' rule. These are every-day, common-place words that I have seen misused over and over... daily! If you're going to print such material... please include the most common words that are confused and misused. Don't focus on the obsure ones.

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    Posted February 29, 2012

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  • Posted August 2, 2009

    I Also Recommend:

    100 Most Confusing Words

    This is a very compact useful book for students and the general public. It makes an excellent gift for any student at the high school or college level.

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