Nitty-Gritty Grammar: A Not-So-Serious Guide to Clear Communicationby Hope Edith Fine
With clear text, appealing cartoons, and a focus on common errors and how to correct them, this little volume is a real gem that should find a permanent place with companies, universities, and anyone seeking a user-friendly guide to style and usage.
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- 5.99(w) x 8.99(h) x 0.33(d)
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- 12 Years
Meet the Author
As “The Grammar Patrol,” EDITH H. FINE and JUDITH P. JOSEPHSON have fielded grammar questions on radio shows nationwide. They are the authors of Nitty-Gritty Grammar and More Nitty-Gritty Grammar. Besides writing how-to books for adults, the authors have written award-winning biographies, science books, and picture books for children. They teach grammar and writing through San Diego State University’s extension program, and live in Encinitas, California, with their families.
Judith Pinkerton Josephson is also the author of many books for children, including Mother Jones: Fierce Fighter for Workers’ Rights, Allan Pinkerton: The Original Private Eye, and Growing up in Pioneer America. She is the co-author of Armando and the Blue Tarp School.
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This is a good way to review or to learn what you were never taught in school.
Nitty Gritty Grammar...is seriously funny and a fun way to learn grammar, especially for those threatened by grammar and its rules (or contradiction of rules).
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A simple, easy to read refresher guide to use when writing.... etc...great for all ages.
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