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Muchthan a word list, the Oxford American Writer s Thesaurus is a browsable source of inspiration as well as an authoritative guide to selecting and using vocabulary This essential guide for writers provides real life example sentences and a careful selection of the most relevant synonyms, as well as new usage notes, hints for choosing between similar words, a Word Finder section organized by subject, and a comprehensive language guide The text is also peppered with thought provoking reflections on favorite and not so favorite words by noted contemporary writers, including Joshua Ferris, Francine Prose, David Foster Wallace, Zadie Smith, and Simon Winchester, many newly commissioned for this edition The third edition revises and updates this innovative reference, adding hundreds of new words, senses, and phrases to itsthan , synonyms and , antonyms New features in this edition include overliterary and humorous quotations highlighting notable usages of words, and a revised graphical word toolkit feature showing common word combinations based on evidence in the Oxford Corpus There is also a new introduction by noted language commentator Ben Zimmer