The Little English Handbook: Choices and Conventions / Edition 8

The Little English Handbook: Choices and Conventions / Edition 8

by Edward P. J. Corbett, Sheryl L. Finkle
     
 

ISBN-10: 032104438X

ISBN-13: 9780321044389

Pub. Date: 11/28/1998

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

The Little English Handbook, a concise classic, continues it successful tradition of covering the most common problem areas of grammar, style, punctuation, and mechanics. The eighth edition has been streamlined and reorganized, and includes new sample sentences, updated research, and documentation coverage. New design features in this edition make the valuable…  See more details below

Overview

The Little English Handbook, a concise classic, continues it successful tradition of covering the most common problem areas of grammar, style, punctuation, and mechanics. The eighth edition has been streamlined and reorganized, and includes new sample sentences, updated research, and documentation coverage. New design features in this edition make the valuable explanations, advice, and examples The Little English Handbook offers even easier to find and use.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321044389
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Edition description:
8th Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 6.98(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Legend1
Format of Manuscript3
Clear, Effective Paragraphs4
Grammatical Sentences18
Stylistic Choices: Sentences and Words55
Punctuation and Mechanics100
Research Writing and Documentation158
Forms for Letters214
Resumes223
Glossary of Usage226
Glossary of Grammatical Terms238
Commonly Misspelled Words265
Index266

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