How to Tell Fate from Destiny by Charles Harrington Elster audiobook

How to Tell Fate from Destiny: And Other Skillful Word Distinctions

By Charles Harrington Elster
Read by Charles Harrington Elster

Highbridge Audio, HighBridge
12.08 Hours Unabridged
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    ISBN: 9781684413423

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If you have trouble distinguishing the verbs imitate and emulate, the relative pronouns that and which, or the adjectives pliant, pliable, and supple, never fear—How to Tell Fate from Destiny is here to help! With more than 500 headwords, the book is replete with advice on how to differentiate commonly confused words and steer clear of verbal trouble.

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If you have trouble distinguishing the verbs imitate and emulate, the relative pronouns that and which, or the adjectives pliant, pliable, and supple, never fear—How to Tell Fate from Destiny is here to help! With more than 500 headwords, the book is replete with advice on how to differentiate commonly confused words and steer clear of verbal trouble.

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Author Bio: Charles Harrington Elster

Author Bio: Charles Harrington Elster

Charles Harrington Elster is a writer, broadcaster, and logophile—a lover of words. He is the author and narrator of the audio vocabulary-building program Verbal Advantage and the book by the same name. His other books include Tooth and Nail and Test of Time, vocabulary-building novels for high school students preparing to take the college entrance exams; There’s a Word for It, a lighthearted look at unusual—and unusually useful—words; and The Big Book of Beastly Mispronunciations, among others. Charlie was born in New York City in 1957 and earned his BA cum laude from Yale in 1981. He lives in San Diego with his wife and two daughters.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Nonfiction/Language Study
Runtime: 12.08
Audience: Adult
Language: English