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What the British think of us

Doris Fleischman Bernays

What the British think of us

a study of British hostility to America and Americans and its motivation, with recommendations for improving Anglo-American relations

by Doris Fleischman Bernays

  • 358 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Public opinion -- Great Britain.,
    • United States -- Relations -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- Relations -- United States.,
    • United States -- Foreign public opinion, British.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Doris and Edward L. Bernays.
      ContributionsBernays, Edward L., 1891- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183.8.G7 B52
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 l.
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5780768M
      LC Control Number59028593

      Think - English Grammar Today - a reference to written and spoken English grammar and usage - Cambridge Dictionary.   Don’t Think A Single Thought by Diana Cambridge (Louise Walters Books, 26 September, ebook only) When I first heard about this book, the author’s name sounded very familiar to me – and it turns out that’s because she’s been the agony aunt (what we Brits call advice columnists) at Writing Magazine for years.

      Almost all headwords are illustrated exclusively by usage examples from British English. This is the chief drawback of the book; American usage is scarcely quoted explicitly, and examples must be supplied by readers. So readers must already have a profound knowledge of English, probably native, to get the full benefit of the by: Books shelved as british-authors: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling, Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, Harry Potter and the Chamber.

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