This book of words and phrases in English contains 101 mistakes often made by both beginners and advanced speakers. Sometimes, the awareness of the incorrect use may even be surprising.
Each word (or phrase) is listed as an example of a 'Wrong' and 'Right' use. In all entries, the proper use is explained from the point of view of etymology (origin of words), phonetics (pronunciation), morphology (grammatical forms), or syntax (the structure of sentences).
This e-book is a must for students, teachers, beginners and advanced learners. You will get rid of frequent mistakes in English when preparing for language exams, during self-study, or in everyday communication.
Available in e-book editions: English - English, English - German
- The Concise English Thesaurus and Dictionary
This book is a combination of an explanatory dictionary and a thesaurus - it provides unique vocabulary clarification not only when studying science in English, but also when reading professional texts or writing comprehensive essays in English. You will not need piles of science dictionaries, thesauri or scientific encyclopedias. If you need to look up a proper word, its definition, synonym, antonym, its form in other parts of speech or examples of its use, this book will provide all the answers in one place.
More than 1,000 professional vocabulary items in their various forms are contained within 202 entries. You can look up not only words of similar meaning (synonyms) or opposites (antonyms) but also the pronunciation, the word type, the definition of the word, the form in different parts of speech and the most common collocations.
Any of the 12,000 words contained in this book can be quickly and easily searched using the magnifying glass icon in any e-book reader application - the app displays all pages of the book where the searched word appears. Additionally, the hamburger icon ⌸ provides quick access to the alphabetical list of entries.
Using this book is easy, fast and helpful. It will become an essential tool - not only for students but also for any English vocabulary user in the field of science..
- a guide for teachers
This e-book serves primarily as a guide for devotees who are interested in involving modern technology in teaching. Mobile phones and tablets are nowadays a common part of everyday life for pupils, so why not use this state and not bring lessons to the modern world of the pupil. However, the use of mobile devices in teaching must have the rules and work with them must be meaningful.
After reading this book, any teacher will be free to handle the professional involvement of mobile devices in any lesson.
Part of the income from this book is donated to the high school in Western Cape, South Africa.
how to avoid mistakes in English
After the successful publication of the previous book explaining 101 mistakes in English, there is another sequel that will increase your awareness of correct English. This book presents another 100 common mistakes that are made by both beginners and advanced speakers. All expressions are arranged in alphabetical order as individual entries in a dictionary - hence the title 'MISTAKETIONARY'.
Each item contains an incorrect expression, and most of them come with the possible reason why the mistake occurs. The terms and expressions are then explained from the point of view of etymology (origin of words), phonetics (pronunciation), morphology (grammatical forms), or syntax (the structure of sentences).
After reading this book, you will avoid making mistakes in English pronunciation as well as in many English phrases and expressions.