By Richard C. Trench
This new version of the well known definitive thesaurus presents the main to these phrases within the English language that experience both replaced their that means or been altogether discarded . . . phrases universal within the days of Chaucer, Shakespeare or Johnson . . . Even phrases identified to Dickens and Browning, yet this day out of date. a desirable instruction manual, no longer purely for the linguist and philologist, yet for everybody intrigued through the colourful, the unusual and the unusual in our language.
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Find the pronoun problems. Write C by the correct items. Put a checkmark by those with pronoun errors. ) Then underline the problem pronoun and write a correct pronoun above it. The first one has been done for you. their ✓ Modern eye doctors sometimes treat his patients with a laser. 1. _____ 2. _____ A laser beam projects in one ray. He is like a rod. 3. _____ The single beam can punch a hole in metal. It can drill hundreds of holes in the head of a pin. 4. _____ Doctors might use a laser instead of a scalpel to treat her patients.
Then separate the transitional words and phrases into six categories. on the other hand in conclusion for instance 1. similarly however such as in addition for example furthermore SHOW ADDITION OR INCREASE 4. _______________________________ _______________________________ _______________________________ 2. EXPLAIN SHOW PLACE _______________________________ _______________________________ _______________________________ now after above also below thus SHOW COMPARISON OR CONTRAST _______________________________ _______________________________ _______________________________ 5.