'For lovers of the language and/or the True North, the Guide to Canadian English Usage is a most welcome addition to your collection of interesting, informative lexicons.'--Globe and Mail
'A book to end all arguments, it should also prove invaluable to word-smiths of all stripes.'--Halifax Daily News
'Splendidly comprehensive, beautifully organized, lucidly written, this book seems certain to become not only the standard reference work on its subject but also an important contribution to the ongoing debates about how language is used . . . Buy it and keep it and use it.'--Canadian Literature --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Margery Fee is the former Director of the Strathy Language Unit at Queen's University. She currently teaches Canadian and post-colonial literature at the University of British Columbia. Janice McAlpine is the Unit Director of the Strathy Language Unit at Queen's University. Her research interests include English in Canada and corpus lexicography.