Grammar and Style
100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses & Misuses
Paperback ISBN: 0618493336
A new addition to the 100 Words series introduces one hundred words that are frequently misused, accompanied by concise and authoritative usage notes, and includes such troublesome pairs as "affect" and "effect," as well as sound-alikes, nouns used as verbs, and other problematic words. Original.
English Grammar DeMYSTiFieD
Paperback ISBN: 0071600809
Decode the mystery of English grammar to add polish to your papers, emails, business letters, and more . English Grammar Demystified teaches the fundamentals of the subject in an easy, step-by-step approach that.allows you to learn at your own pace. With help from this book, you will understand the parts of speech, learn to use punctuation correctly, master verb tenses, spot and avoid common grammatical errors, and improve your overall sentence structures. Throughout the book you can monitor your progress through.self-tests, and a comprehensive final exam at the end of.the book gives you instant feedback on new language skills.
Woe Is I
The Grammarphobe's Guide to Better English in Plain English
Paperback ISBN: 1573226254
In a witty, non-technical guide to English grammar and style, a former editor at The New York Times Book Review reveals the underlying logic of the language with the help of hilarious examples organized according to specific problems. Reprint.
The Artful Edit
On the Practice of Editing Yourself
Hardcover ISBN: 0393057526
Provides a wealth of examples, quotes, and case studies that include an instructional discussion of an editorial collaboration on The Great Gatsby, in an upbeat guide to the mechanics and techniques of self-editing that includes strategic tips and exercises.