Grammar and Style
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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.
Stylized: A Slightly Obsessive History of Strunk & White's The Elements of Style
Stylized
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
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
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.
The Elements of Style
The Elements of Style
Mass Market Paperback      ISBN: 0024182001
The only style manual ever to appear on the best-seller lists offers practical, fundamental advice on improving writing skills, promoting a style marked by simplicity, orderliness, and sincerity
Manual Completo De Los Verbos en Ingles / Complete Manual of Verbs in English
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.
Wired Style: Principles of English Usage in the Digital Age
Wired Style
Principles of English Usage in the Digital Age
Hardcover      ISBN: 1888869011
The Pen Commandments: A Guide for the Beginning Writer
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
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.
The Elements of Style
The Elements of Style
Paperback      ISBN: 020530902x
Offers advice on improving writing skills and promoting a style marked by simplicity, orderliness, and sincerity