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The New Fowler's Modern English Usage (3rd Edition)
The New Fowler's Modern English Usage (3rd Edition)
Trade Paperback      ISBN: 0198691262
Offers guidance on English grammar and discusses the meanings, proper use, and pronunciation of a wide range of words
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association
Paperback      ISBN: 1557987912
Covers quality of content, types of articles, manuscript structure, writing style, grammar, quotations, tables, footnotes, proofreading, and journal policies.
100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses & Misuses
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.
Painless Spelling
Painless Spelling
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0764134353
Analyzes sound and letter patterns, diphthongs, silent letters, homophones and homographs, compound and abbreviated words, contractions, prefixes, suffixes, and base words to teach spelling skills.
Mla Handbook for Writers of Research Papers
Mla Handbook for Writers of Research Papers
Paperback      ISBN: 0873529863
Provides guidelines and examples for handling research, outlining, spelling, punctuation, formatting, and documentation.
English Grammar DeMYSTiFieD
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
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
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.
Langenscheidt's Merriam-Webster Pocket Guide to Punctuation and Style
Langenscheidt's Merriam-Webster Pocket Guide to Punctuation and Style
Paperback      ISBN: 0887292186
The Superior Person's Second Book of Weird and Wondrous Words
The Superior Person's Second Book of Weird and Wondrous Words
Hardcover      ISBN: 087923928x
Gathers a wide range of definitions for precise but neglected words chosen to enrich one's vocabulary and insult one's adversaries