Webster's New Essential Writer's Companion: A Concise Guide to Writing Effectively for Home, School, or Office

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Webster’s New Essential Writer’s Companion is a helpful guide to the mechanics of good writing and effective research including the latest electronic resources. With sections on grammar, punctuation, style, usage, and proofreading, this easy-to-use reference offers invaluable guidance to writers looking to give every piece of writing that polished finish.
Additional advice on constructing logical sentences and paragraphs shows how to build a convincing overall argument. Key ...

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Overview

Webster’s New Essential Writer’s Companion is a helpful guide to the mechanics of good writing and effective research including the latest electronic resources. With sections on grammar, punctuation, style, usage, and proofreading, this easy-to-use reference offers invaluable guidance to writers looking to give every piece of writing that polished finish.
Additional advice on constructing logical sentences and paragraphs shows how to build a convincing overall argument. Key sections on research explain how to take full advantage of the powerful search tools available over computer networks, both inside and outside a traditional library setting. Compact and to the point, this nifty handbook is an ideal resource for the home, office, or classroom.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780618837052
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Publication date: 5/9/2007
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 1,470,600
  • Product dimensions: 4.19 (w) x 6.88 (h) x 0.63 (d)

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The Editors of the Webster's New World Dictionaries are a team of professional lexicographers with advanced degrees in various scholarly fields. The editors familiarize themselves with the vocabulary in specific subject areas, collect materials on new developments and usage, and work with expert consultants to ensure that the content of our publications is as accurate and as up-to-date as possible.

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