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English Synonyms

and Antonyms

Just what you want to know about the correct use of Prepositions, Conjunctions, Relative Pronouns, and Adverbs is provided in concise, handy form, with illustrative examples, in this work.

Connectives of

English Speech

Companion Volume to “ English Synonyms,

Antonyms, and Prepositions” By JAMES C. FERNALD, L.H.D. Editor of The Standard Dictionary,” “English Synonyms

and Antonyms,etc. Giving the definitions with the correct usage of these parts of speech so far as pertains to their office as connectives in the construction of English phrases and sentences; indicating such prepositions as should be used after verbs and those concerning which questions are likely to arise; with numerous quotations sustaining the decisions as to correct or incorrect usage.

“The topic of connecting words is one of extreme importance in the study of language, and Mr. Fernald's book is decidedly worth while.” — The Republican, Springfield.

“ In this valuable manual the reader, the writer, and the teacher will find on the instant an admirable solution for ten thousand difficulties. The arrangement is simplicity itself, and the treatmen, lucid and convenient.” - Public Ledger, Phila.

“He points distinctions clearly, shows the common errors, and gives many examples drawn from a great variety of sources.” - Public Opinion, New York. Uniform Size and Style with English Synonyms, Antonyms,

and Prepositions.12mo, Cloth. 334 PP. $1.50 net. FUNK & WA LS COMPANY, Publishers

NEW YORK AND LONDON

STANDARD EDUCATIONAL SERIES

ENGLISH SYNONYMS
AND ANTONYMS

WITH NOTES ON THE
CORRECT USE OF PREPOSITIONS

DESIGNED AS A COMPANION FOR THE STUDY

AND AS A

TEXT-BOOK FOR THE USE OF SCHOOLS

BY

JAMES C. FERNALD, L.H.D.
Editor of Synonyms, Antonyms, and Prepositions in the Standard Dictionary

TWENTIETH EDITION

FUNK & WAGNALLS COMPANY

NEW YORK AND LONDON

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Copyright, 1896, by FUNK & WAGNALLS COMPANY.

Registered at Stationers' Hall, London, Eng.

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PRINTED IN THE UNITED STATES

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