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William Safire's On Language is the most entertaining study of how Americans use the English language — inventing words, changing pronunciations, and fumbling with half-understood phrases-since Jacque Barzun edited Wilson Follett's Modern American Usage in 1974. (Safire admires Barzun's opinions on English usage.)

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IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication  (Volume:PC-25 ,  Issue: 3 )