Book Reviews of On Language

On Language
On Language
Author: William Safire
ISBN-13: 9780812909371
ISBN-10: 0812909372
Pages: 331
Rating:
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Publisher: Times Books
Book Type: Unknown Binding
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Helpful Score: 1
Contains Safire's usually interesting and insightful comments on contemporary language usage.
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Mr. Safire's great wisdom on Usage, Style, Slang, Origins, Pronunciation, Neologisms, Jargon, and Dialect! Live and learn your language!
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I think he was still trying to live down "nattering nabobs of negativism".
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Safire is brilliant in his language analysis. This is the fifth edition.