Good Grief, Good Grammar; The Business Person's Guide to Grammar and Usage

Good Grief, Good Grammar; The Business Person's Guide to Grammar and Usage

by Dianna Booher
     
 

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From the typing pool to top management, good grammar makes good business sense. A clear, concise writing style is the key to making your ideas stand out and keeping your career on track.

Dianna Booher, president of the Houston-based Booher Writing Consultants, offers an innovative, entertaining, step-by-step approach that makes the principles of grammar pleasant

Overview

From the typing pool to top management, good grammar makes good business sense. A clear, concise writing style is the key to making your ideas stand out and keeping your career on track.

Dianna Booher, president of the Houston-based Booher Writing Consultants, offers an innovative, entertaining, step-by-step approach that makes the principles of grammar pleasant to learn and easy to remember. Whether you need to brush up on the basics or fine-tune your style, the answers are at your fingertips in Good Grief, Good Grammar. It's a comprehensive guide to:
— Correct word usage
— Sentence structure
— Phrases and clauses
— Voice, verb tense, and mood
— Punctuation, spelling, and capitalization
— Common errors such as split infinitives and dangling participles, and how to avoid them.

Plus a series of fun-to-take tests to gauge your language skills and your progress.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"An entertaining grammar reference filled with witty examples." — BOOKLIST

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780449216811
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/01/1989
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
4.15(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.75(d)

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