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Grammar and style, by Mark Peters, Phd

Label
Grammar and style
Title
Grammar and style
Statement of responsibility
by Mark Peters, Phd
Title variation
Idiot's guides : grammar and style
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Grammar can be an intimidating subject. This guide helps you learn-- or relearn-- the essentials, and makes learning and using proper grammar simple
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peters, Mark
Dewey number
808.042
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1112.3
LC item number
.P48 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Idiot's guides : as easy as it gets!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
Target audience
adult
Label
Grammar and style, by Mark Peters, Phd
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to grammar and style. Rules and conventions ; Beyond the rules: writing with style -- Grammar basics. Brushing up on parts of speech ; Recognizing the parts of a sentence -- Using the parts of speech to build sentences. Using nouns and pronouns as subjects ; Taking action with verbs ; Describing words: adjectives and adverbs ; Wrapping up action with complements ; Using phrases ; Adding clauses -- Writing with style. The seven Cs of good writing ; Choosing the right words: diction ; Maintaining parallel structure ; Varying sentence structure ; Avoiding and fixing common errors ; Avoiding sexism, bias, and other no-no's -- Fine-tuning the mechanics. Basic punctuation ; Quotation marks and apostrophes ; Hyphens, dashes, parentheses, and brackets ; Spelling rules, tips, and tricks ; Capitalization, abbreviations, and numbers
Control code
20160860
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 332 pages
Isbn
9781615644407
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013947931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn854890049
  • (OCoLC)854890049
Label
Grammar and style, by Mark Peters, Phd
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to grammar and style. Rules and conventions ; Beyond the rules: writing with style -- Grammar basics. Brushing up on parts of speech ; Recognizing the parts of a sentence -- Using the parts of speech to build sentences. Using nouns and pronouns as subjects ; Taking action with verbs ; Describing words: adjectives and adverbs ; Wrapping up action with complements ; Using phrases ; Adding clauses -- Writing with style. The seven Cs of good writing ; Choosing the right words: diction ; Maintaining parallel structure ; Varying sentence structure ; Avoiding and fixing common errors ; Avoiding sexism, bias, and other no-no's -- Fine-tuning the mechanics. Basic punctuation ; Quotation marks and apostrophes ; Hyphens, dashes, parentheses, and brackets ; Spelling rules, tips, and tricks ; Capitalization, abbreviations, and numbers
Control code
20160860
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 332 pages
Isbn
9781615644407
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013947931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn854890049
  • (OCoLC)854890049

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