American usage

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English-Polish dictionary of Electronics and Computer Science. 2013.

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  • Garner's Modern American Usage —   Author(s) Bryan A. Garner …   Wikipedia

  • Follett's Modern American Usage — Infobox Book name = Modern American Usage image caption = author = Wilson Follett country = United States language = English series = subject = Style guide200| publisher = Hill Wang, The Noonday Press pub date = 1966 media type = pages = 436 isbn …   Wikipedia

  • Modern American Usage — may refer simply to modern usage (that is, contemporary usage or usage considered over recent decades or the modern era) of American English, or to the title of any of several well known or less well known books on the subject of American English …   Wikipedia

  • usage — us|age [ jusıdʒ ] noun * 1. ) uncount the way words are used by people when they speak and write their language: There are some major differences between British and American usage. in common usage: technical terms that are now in common usage a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • American English — 1. general. Fowler in Modern English Usage (1926) did not include an entry on American English and said little on the subject, although he cast occasional aspersions on so called ‘undesirable aliens’ (such as belittle). Since then attitudes to… …   Modern English usage

  • American Indian — as a term for an aboriginal inhabitant of North America and parts of the Caribbean, is less offensive than Red Indian, but Native American (see native) is even more acceptable. Indian is an ethnically erroneous name which is due to a mistaken… …   Modern English usage

  • American way, the — noun a way of doing things that is typical of how people do them in the U.S. or believe they should be done …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • American — A|mer|i|can1 [ ə merıkən ] adjective 1. ) someone who is American is from the U.S.: the American president Her husband is American. a ) relating to the U.S. or the people who live there: American English/literature/citizenship 2. ) TECHNICAL… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • American Indian — A,merican Indian noun count a NATIVE AMERICAN ╾ A,merican Indian adjective …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • American and British English differences — For the Wikipedia editing policy on use of regional variants in Wikipedia, see Wikipedia:Manual of style#National varieties of English. This is one of a series of articles about the differences between British English and American English, which …   Wikipedia

  • American and British English spelling differences — Spelling differences redirects here. For other uses, see Category:Language comparison. For guidelines on dialects and spelling in the English language version of Wikipedia, see Wikipedia:Manual of Style#National varieties of English. Differences… …   Wikipedia

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