English Brushup / Edition 2

English Brushup / Edition 2

by John Langan, Janet M. Goldstein, Janet Goldstein, Janet M. Goldstein
     
 

This quick and and practical guide to the grammar,punctuation,and usage skills students need most contains important features that distinguish it from other grammar workbooks. Firstly,the text's two-part format highlights the 16 most vital grammar skills up front,leaving the rest of the text for secondary topics and additional grammar activities. Secondly,its… See more details below

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This quick and and practical guide to the grammar,punctuation,and usage skills students need most contains important features that distinguish it from other grammar workbooks. Firstly,the text's two-part format highlights the 16 most vital grammar skills up front,leaving the rest of the text for secondary topics and additional grammar activities. Secondly,its self-teaching approach enables students to see exactly what they need to brush up on,and gives them focused examples and practice exercises to speed them to mastery. Finally,ENGLISH BRUSHUP's manageable size and short,well-organized chapters gives students just the coverage they need

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070371088
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
08/01/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: SIXTEEN BASIC SKILLS
CHAPTER 1: Subjects and Verbs
CHAPTER 2: More About Verbs
CHAPTER 3: Subject-Verb Agreement
CHAPTER 4: Sentence Types
CHAPTER 5: Fragments
CHAPTER 6: Run-Ons
CHAPTER 7: Pronouns
CHAPTER 8: Comma
CHAPTER 9: Apostrophe
CHAPTER 10: Quotation Marks
CHAPTER 11: Other Punctuation Marks
CHAPTER 12: Homonyms
CHAPTER 13: Capital Letters
CHAPTER 14: Word Choice
CHAPTER 15: Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers
CHAPTER 16: Parallelism
PART TWO: EXTENDING THE SKILLS
CHAPTER 17: Paper Form
CHAPTER 18: Spelling
CHAPTER 19: Pronoun Types
CHAPTER 20: Adjectives and Adverbs
CHAPTER 21: Numbers and Abbreviations
CHAPTER 22: Usage
CHAPTER 23: More About Subjects and Verbs
CHAPTER 24: Even More About Verbs
CHAPTER 25: More About Subject-Verb Agreement
CHAPTER 26: More About Run-Ons
CHAPTER 27: More About the Comma
CHAPTER 28: More About the Apostrophe
CHAPTER 29: More About Quotation Marks
CHAPTER 30: More About Punctuation Marks
CHAPTER 31: More About Homonyms
(and more...)

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