The Everything Grammar and Style Book: All you need to master the rules of great writing

The Everything Grammar and Style Book: All you need to master the rules of great writing

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by Susan Thurman
     
 

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Good grammar is as critical to a successful personal and professional life as good grooming. Yet many struggle to master the basics. Enter this straightforward and entertaining book, which will teach even the worst grammarphobes how to write crystal-clear emails, professional-sounding letters, or articulate term papers.

Completely revised and updated, this

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Overview

Good grammar is as critical to a successful personal and professional life as good grooming. Yet many struggle to master the basics. Enter this straightforward and entertaining book, which will teach even the worst grammarphobes how to write crystal-clear emails, professional-sounding letters, or articulate term papers.

Completely revised and updated, this edition of an Everything bestseller includes:

  • Steps to mastering difficult punctuation
  • Effective revision techniques
  • Tips for clear and concise writing
It also includes new material on:
  • Lists of commonly misspelled and misused words
  • Brand-new exercises, called Checkpoint, at the end of each chapter
  • E-Links: Web sites for spelling rules, style help, and interactive quizzes
The perfect desk reference, The Everything Grammar and Style Book, 2nd Edition has all the ingredients anyone needs to conquer their fear of grammar and become a great communicator.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598694529
Publisher:
Adams Media
Publication date:
03/01/2008
Series:
Everything (Language and Writing) Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Susan Thurman has taught English grammar from the junior high level to the college level, and currently teaches at Henderson Community College in Kentucky. She was the editor and publisher of Class Act, a national magazine that featured grammar, writing, and ideas for English teachers. Ms. Thurman is the author of The Everything Grammar and Style Book and The Only Grammar Book You'll Ever Need.

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Everything Grammar and Style Book: All you need to master the rules of great writing 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I think this is a very good book for everyone that writes. Doesn't matter what it is buisness, or fiction or non-fiction it will give you the basics of how and where to place in words in the right order.