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Allen, R. E. 1944-

Overview
Works: 72 works in 346 publications in 3 languages and 5,367 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Thesauri (Dictionaries) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Redactor, Compiler, Translator, Contributor
Classifications: PE1628, 423
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Most widely held works about R. E Allen
 
Most widely held works by R. E Allen
The Concise Oxford dictionary of current English by H. W Fowler( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concise oxford dictionary is the standard reference for English in all fields, for study, for professional use, and at home, for guidance on spelling, meaning, and all other questions of English usage and grammar
Pocket Fowler's modern English usage by Henry Watson Fowler( )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated with the use of the Oxford English Corpus, this edition contains over 4,000 entries that answer the most frequently asked questions about language and language use
The Oxford encyclopedic English dictionary by Joyce M Hawkins( Book )

30 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Attalid Kingdom : a constitutional history by Richard E Allen( Book )

12 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Penguin English dictionary by Robert Allen( Book )

32 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clear definitions of hundreds of new words and slang terms - from green-inker to manny to wiki - to help you use them with ease. Leading thinkers and professionals in their fields explain complex ideas: Richard Dawkins on evolution, Evan Davis on free trade, Helena Kennedy QC on liberty. Authoritative and expert word histories tracing words back hundreds of years, from codswallop to ghastly. Foolproof guidance on how to use words correctly: less or fewer? Older or elder? Find out more and give your views at www.penguin.co.uk by following the link to the Penguin blog. Whether you're writing a letter, solving a crossword or wanting a resource for your family home, The Penguin English Dictionary will give you the language tools you need."--Jacket
The new Penguin English dictionary by R. E Allen( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes standard English as well s scientific and technical vocabulary, specialist terms, slang, and the English of earlier periods
The Oxford spelling dictionary by Robert Edward Allen( Book )

28 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pocket Fowler's modern English usage( )

in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated with the use of the Oxford English Corpus, this edition contains over 4,000 entries that answer the most frequently asked questions about language and language use
Oxford primary dictionary by R. E Allen( Book )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Easy to use, including straightforward signposting to help you find words fast. Easy to understand - comprehensive coverage of all words and tips on spelling and grammar. Easy to enjoy - examples from your favourite books and informative illustrations to help you answer your language questions in an easy and fun way."--Back cover
Spelling by Robert Allen( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book will show you how to recognize and solve your spelling weaknesses, tackle confusable words, and understand how spelling changes because of grammar."--Jacket
How to write better English by R. E Allen( Book )

9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This essential guide covers the key rules - and pitfalls of written and spoken grammar. It covers such areas as the building blocks of language, common errors and misconceptions, choosing the right level of expression, the differences between British and American English, and political correctness
Common errors and problems in English by R. E Allen( Book )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Common Errors in English is a simple and practical guide to help eveyone who does any kind of writing. It combines a thorough A-Z checklist of the mistakes that often crop up in all aspects of written English with ready and reliable guidance on today's usage difficulties and how to be up to date with all the latest controversies, pitfalls and oddities of our language
The Penguin complete English dictionary( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy to use, simple, authoritative English language dictionary. This edition fully revised and updated
Oxford children's thesaurus by R. E Allen( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford Children's Thesaurus is aimed at readers at KS2, YR3-6 and P4-7 for Scotland. *No confusing abbreviations - word classes (parts of speech) and inflections written in full *Usage notes to help to encourage accurate use of language *Topic entries giving connected words for project work eg. Weather, Farm *Example sentences to help select the most appropriate word *Up-to-date example sentences and phrases show how words are used in context
Oxford English dictionary for schools by Robert Edward Allen( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the words you need. Aimed at KS3 and KS4 across the curriculum, this work is linked to the KS3 Literacy Framework. It features language panels for project work, cross-curriculum vocabulary, and synonyms for overused words
Conference on Office Information Systems : April 25-27, 1990, Cambridge, Massachusetts by Conference on Office Information Systems( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford dictionary of current English( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 1995 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxford student's thesaurus by R. E Allen( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford school spelling dictionary by R. E Allen( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxford school dictionary & thesaurus by R. E Allen( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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