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Ehrlich, Eugene 1922-2008

Overview
Works: 70 works in 396 publications in 2 languages and 20,538 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Guidebooks  Handbooks and manuals  Terms and phrases  Outlines and syllabi  Chronologies  History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler
Classifications: PE2835, 423
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Most widely held works by Eugene Ehrlich
Oxford American dictionary by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

31 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not a tome, not an encyclopedia, the Oxford American Dictionary is an ingeniously crafted tool for all who use American English. The goal has been to simplify: defubutuibs as ckear abd brief as possible, no obsucre pronunication symbols, no unneeded variant spellings or pronunciation, no filled material. This dictionary is compact, easy to handle, easy to use
Amo, amas, amat, and more : how to use Latin to your own advantage and to the astonishment of others by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes indexes. A collection of 1400 phrases, maxims, and proverbs giving the correct spelling, pronunciation, and literal meaning in Latin
The Oxford illustrated literary guide to the United States by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 1,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains information about the birthplaces, homes, and workplaces of over fifteen hundred literary figures from Colonial times to the present
NBC handbook of pronunciation by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comp. originally by James F. Bender. Contains pronunciations for over 21000 difficult words, including names and places
The Harper dictionary of foreign terms : based on the original edition by C.O. Sylvester Mawson by C. O. Sylvester Mawson( Book )

21 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Definitions of more than 15,000 foreign expressions from more than 50 languages that are likely to be encountered in literature, conversation, newspapers, magazines, in broadcasting and on television."--Jacket
The Harper book of American quotations by Gorton Carruth( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Hudson Group book." A collection of quotations about American places, events, ideas and beliefs, men and women, art, literature, and amusements
British English, A to Zed by Norman W Schur( Book )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of more than 5,000 Briticisms and Americanisms for English speakers on both sides of the Atlantic
Schaum's outline of theory and problems of English grammar by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

18 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide to English grammar and its standard use offers explanations of the way grammar works in the creation of phrases and sentences, in speech or writing, beginning with the simplest of elements to the more complex issues of subjunctive and dangling modifiers
What's in a name? : how proper names became everyday words by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned linguist Eugene Ehrlich once again delves into the entertaining stories behind the words we use every day, mining the past to find the historical and literary figures who have lent their names in the interest of keeping our language vibrant and exciting. In What's in a Name? Ehrlich traces the history of both words and their progenitors, illuminating the legacy of Louis Braille, inventor of the system of embossed printing for the blind; the verbal acrobatics of Baron Munchausen; the sadism of the Marquis de Sade; and much more. What's in a Name? is sure to titillate, amuse, and enlighten word buffs, history lovers, and trivia pursuers alike
How to study better and get higher marks by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1976 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mene, Mene, Tekel by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies and explains hundreds of Biblical words, phrases, chapters, and verses
Facts & dates of American sports by Gorton Carruth( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les bons mots : how to amaze tout le monde with everyday French by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines French phrases and aphorisms both literally and colloquially, and provides a guide to their pronunciation
You've got ketchup on your muumuu : an A-to-Z guide to English words from around the world by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide information on the origins, purposes, and meanings of foreign words that have become incorporated into the English language
Schaum's outline of theory and problems of punctuation, capitalization, and spelling by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1992 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The highly selective thesaurus for the extraordinarily literate by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you're serious about writing and speaking language that crackles with delightful and obscure words, then you must have this book. As indicated by the title, it is a selective thesaurus containing 50,000 words and phrases, focusing on the more arcane or colorful choices. The main weakness is lack of cross-referencing, but it is nonetheless a superlative supplement to standard thesauri or synonym dictionaries
Writing and researching term papers and reports; a new guide for students by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1985 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy to use handbook which contains everything a student needs to prepare outstanding term papers and reports
The highly selective dictionary for the extraordinarily literate by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Between TV talk shows, radio call-in programs, email and the Internet, spontaneous-talk media has skyrocketed in the '90s. People are interacting more frequently and more fervently than ever before, turning the English language into an indecipherable mess. Now, this unique and concise compendium presents the most confused and misused words in the language today-words misused by careless speakers and writers everywhere. It defines, discerns and distinguishes the finer points of sense and meaning. Was it fortuitous or only fortunate? Are you trying to remember, or more fully recollect? Is he uninterested or disinterested? Is it healthful or healthy, regretful or regrettable, notorious or infamous? The answers to these and many more fascinating etymological questions can be found within the pages of this invaluable (or is it valuable?) reference
The art of technical writing; a manual for scientists, engineers, and students by Eugene Ehrlich( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choose the right word : a contemporary guide to selecting the precise word for every situation by S. I Hayakawa( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique blend of thesaurus, dictionary, and manual of English usage defines, compares and contrasts words of similar but not identical meaning--such as "infer" and "imply." More than 6,000 synonyms are included
 
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Alternative Names
Ehrlich, E.

Ehrlich, Eugene.

Ehrlich, Eugene 1922-

Ehrlich, Eugene H.

Eugene Ehrlich American lexicographer

Eugene Ehrlich Amerikaans lexicograaf (1922-2008)

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Amo, amas, amat, and more : how to use Latin to your own advantage and to the astonishment of othersThe Harper book of American quotationsBritish English, A to ZedSchaum's outline of theory and problems of English grammarWhat's in a name? : how proper names became everyday wordsLes bons mots : how to amaze tout le monde with everyday FrenchYou've got ketchup on your muumuu : an A-to-Z guide to English words from around the worldSchaum's outline of theory and problems of punctuation, capitalization, and spelling