cover image Take My Word for It: More on Language from William Safire

Take My Word for It: More on Language from William Safire

William Safire, Author Henry Holt & Company $9.94 (357p) ISBN 978-0-8050-0606-3

In this new collection drawn from his ""On Language'' column for the New York Times, Safire entertainingly discusses the proper use of which and that, the pronunciation of junta and many other issues of language. PW called this ``a must-read for anyone interested in the dynamic growth of English and its sour notes.'' (September)