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A Pocket Gem

Advantages: Sturdy quality; nice little touches like the pocket at the back; Nostaglic Romanticism
Disadvantages: None

Moleskine proudly boasts that it was the notebook of choice for a number of influential thinkers, artists and writers, ranging from Van Gogh to Hemingway, via Matisse and Chatwin. A lofty pedigree indeed, so what made these great minds choose such an u ...

blackpuddinonnabike 13.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Moleskine Pocket Ruled Notebook

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Moleskine Large Notebook Rules

Advantages: Perfect: Size, Weight, Feel, Quality and some.
Disadvantages: Quite expensive; but worth the money

GENERAL INFORMATION The product: An imitation leather (cardboard) bound notebook, with a ribbon page holder and the famous 'Moleskine' expandable insert in the back (for those important, loose, documents). Dimensions(centimetres): 21.1 by 13.5 by 1 ...

jpearson772 09.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Moleskine Large Ruled Notebook - Patricia Calder

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• A grammatical gem

Advantages: Accessible, clear layout, easy to use
Disadvantages: It's still grammar...not everyone's cup of tea!

'Why study grammar? 'Because it's there.' We are constantly curious about the world in which we live, and wish to understand it and master it...language is involved with almost everything we do, as social beings. We cannot live without language'. 'And ...

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Review of Rediscover Grammar - David Crystal

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Linguistics made easier!

Advantages: Broken down in manageable 'chunks'
Disadvantages: May not be enough on it's own

As part of my Speech and Language Sciences course I have to study Linguistics. I have found this to be quite difficult and I haven't really enjoyed it very much so far, although I am enjoying it a bit more as I'm beginning to understand it better. Unf ...

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a less gruelling grammar

Advantages: easily digestable
Disadvantages: too pedestrian for an in-depth study of a particular area of linguistics

As a university student who has studied many modern languages in the past and is now reading English Language and Literature at degree level, I have many a time faced the dreariness and complexities of grammar books - and have developed quite a skill in a ...

Eudora 23.01.2001 · Read full review
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