Essentials of English: A Practical Handbook Covering All the Rules of English Grammar and Writing Style / Edition 5

Essentials of English: A Practical Handbook Covering All the Rules of English Grammar and Writing Style / Edition 5

by Vincent F. Hopper, Cedric Gale, Ronald C. Foote
     
 

ISBN-10: 0764113674

ISBN-13: 9780764113673

Pub. Date: 09/28/2000

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated


Updated and expanded, this popular writer's style manual covers the basics of effective communication. It includes rules of English grammar and sentence structure, punctuation, word usage in correct contexts, and advice on adapting one's writing style to different assignments, both for classroom and business use. In classrooms the program contained in this book…  See more details below

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Updated and expanded, this popular writer's style manual covers the basics of effective communication. It includes rules of English grammar and sentence structure, punctuation, word usage in correct contexts, and advice on adapting one's writing style to different assignments, both for classroom and business use. In classrooms the program contained in this book can constitute a course, proceeding from easy to more complex ideas. More advanced instruction covers topics that include logic, clarity, emphasis, consistency, and punctuation, and ends with advice on handling larger elements of language, such as paragraphs and full essays.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764113673
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/28/2000
Edition description:
Subsequent
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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