Grammar and Style
A Slightly Obsessive History of Strunk & White's The Elements of Style
Hardcover ISBN: 1416590927
Published to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of the classic guide, a story behind America's most beloved, and sometimes controversial, writing resource incorporates never-before-published letters and photos from the E. B. White archives alongside original interviews with modern writers.
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.
Accidence Will Happen
A Reformed Pedant's Guide to English Language and Style
Hardcover ISBN: 1681771470
Written by the London Times's lead grammar columnist, a funny, authoritative and, at times, thought-provoking guide to the use and abuse of the English language demonstrates that many of the purists' prohibitions are bogus and can be cheerfully disregarded.
Manual Completo De Los Verbos en Ingles / Complete Manual of Verbs in English
2nd Edition Paperback ISBN: 0071444963
Surveys English verb forms and offers information on irregularities and other details that are particularly likely to cause problems for speakers of Spanish.
The Pen Commandments
A Guide for the Beginning Writer
Paperback ISBN: 1400032296
A lighthearted guide to writing outlines effective techniques; offers advice on using punctuation effectively; and provides tips on overcoming writer's block, taking essay tests, and writing with a sense of purpose.
Style & Circumstance
The Gentleperson's Guide to Good Grammar
Hardcover ISBN: 1440530629
Stressed over syntax? Unsure about noun/verb agreement? Afraid to commit a grammatical faux pas? Fear not, dear reader. You have found yourself the perfect guide to proper grammar and style. This refresher on the modern rules of writing will help you regain your masterful grip of the English language. With plenty of instruction as well as a little pomp, this book entertains as it enlightens, making your reading experience enjoyable and your knowledge sound.