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The Right Word! : Word Savvy's Quick & Easy Guide to 158 Words That Are Commonly Confused or Misused
by Nancy Ragno


Overview - Wrong-Word Errors Sabotage Success

And you may never know it. Even your Spell-Checker won't tell you

SYMPTOMS: Your resume ends up in the slush pile. Your grades are below par. Your written reports and opinions are discarded without consideration.  Read more...


 
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Overview
Wrong-Word Errors Sabotage Success

And you may never know it. Even your Spell-Checker won't tell you

SYMPTOMS: Your resume ends up in the slush pile. Your grades are below par. Your written reports and opinions are discarded without consideration. A simple written error may cost you credibility -- or even your job

You are a victim of the #1 writer's mistake, the WRONG-WORD ERROR. This is not surprising, considering the number of confused and misused words in English. But what can you do about it?

Fortunately, the number of words that cause most wrong-word errors is manageable. There are 158 of them -- and THE RIGHT WORD has them all You probably are aware of the kinds of words that cause problems: (1) homonyms, such as "compliment"/"complement," and (2) words misused so often it is hard to remember their correct usage, such as "fewer"/"less."

Put an end to embarrassing wrong-word errors. Here's how:

  • DON'T leave your writing to go to a dictionary -- whether online or offline. This is time-consuming and causes you to lose track of what you were thinking.
  • DON't take a chance and write the word you think is right. (You have a 50% chance of getting it wrong.)
  • DO keep THE RIGHT WORD close at hand when you write. Just: (1) quickly flip to the word you are questioning; (2) Voila -- there it is. the right answer Easy Quick Accurate
THE RIGHT WORD is the indispensable writer's tool. Protect yourself against wrong-word errors.
You'll wonder how you ever wrote without it

Take action now. Prevent wrong-word errors. Get your copy of THE RIGHT WORD Start using it today


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  • ISBN-13: 9781518783517
  • ISBN-10: 1518783511
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Publish Date: October 2015
  • Page Count: 104
  • Dimensions: 7.8 x 5.08 x 0.22 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.24 pounds


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