Essentials of English: A Practical Handbook Covering All the Rules of English Grammar and Writing Style

Essentials of English: A Practical Handbook Covering All the Rules of English Grammar and Writing Style

by Vincent Hopper, Cedric Gale, Ronald C. Foote, Benjamin W. Griffith
     
 

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This new and expanded edition fills a double purpose as both a useful classroom text and a practical style manual for writers. You'll find a review of English grammar, sentence structure, punctuation, and correct word usage, as well as advice on how to adapt your writing style to different formats, from classroom assignments to business documents… See more details below

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(back cover)
This new and expanded edition fills a double purpose as both a useful classroom text and a practical style manual for writers. You'll find a review of English grammar, sentence structure, punctuation, and correct word usage, as well as advice on how to adapt your writing style to different formats, from classroom assignments to business documents and electronic communication. You will also find detailed instruction on essay writing--outlining your subject, writing a rough draft, and editing and polishing it into a finished composition. New in this edition is a sample research paper that uses online sources and follows the popular MLA style for footnotes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764143168
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/01/2010
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
453,148
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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