English or Czenglish. Avoiding Czechism in English

Published: 2021
Pages: 319
Format: 170×240 mm
Binding: paperback
Subject: philology
ISBN: 978-80-210-9965-4

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"English or Czenglish" is a completely revised edition of the reference book dealing with errors in and misconceptions about both grammar and lexis that affect Czech, Slovak, and other, mostly Slavonic speakers of English. In addition to dealing with typical errors, a wider range of issues related to correct English usage and English style in general are addressed. Entries in the book provide explanations and illustrative examples of correct current usage from the corpora, literary works, history texts, scholarly articles, the media and popular culture.

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