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The Resource English grammar essentials for dummies, Wendy M. Anderson, Geraldine Woods, Lesley J. Ward

English grammar essentials for dummies, Wendy M. Anderson, Geraldine Woods, Lesley J. Ward

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English grammar essentials for dummies
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English grammar essentials for dummies
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Wendy M. Anderson, Geraldine Woods, Lesley J. Ward
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eng
Summary
The fun and easy way to learn essential grammar rules, commonusage errors, and other key concepts in the English language <p>Understanding the rules of English is key to being an effectivecommunicator-at work, at school, or anywhere else.
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Wendy M Anderson is an author, editor and educator. She has taught effective communication in classroom and business environments for over 20 years. Geraldine Woods has taught grammar for over 25 years. Lesley J Ward is a founding member of the UK Society for Editors and Proofreaders.
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UK-WkNB
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Anderson, Wendy M
Dewey number
  • 428.2
  • 428.2
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illustrations
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Woods, Geraldine
  • Ward, Lesley J
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  • Grammar & vocabulary
  • Languages
  • Language learning: grammar, vocabulary & pronunciation
  • Language learning: grammar, vocabulary & pronunciation
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The fun and easy way to learn essential grammar rules, commonusage errors, and other key concepts in the English language <p>Understanding the rules of English is key to being an effectivecommunicator-at work, at school, or anywhere else. If youstruggle with the rules-and who hasn't?-EnglishGrammar Essentials For Dummies is the book for you. Coveringjust the basics you need, the book boils the rules of grammar downto the core concepts that will make you a better communicator inany and every aspect of your life. * Ideal for students, job hunters, adult learners, those whospeak English as a second language, and anyone who wants to make agood impression * Covers the vital essentials needed for better writtencommunication * Serves as an excellent refresher course for professionals whoseprimary mode of communication is increasingly electronic andwritten<p>Clear and understandable writing can be the key to success inalmost any professional field. With English Grammar EssentialsFor Dummies, Australian Edition, you'll master the basics withease!
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general
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English grammar essentials for dummies, Wendy M. Anderson, Geraldine Woods, Lesley J. Ward
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Paperback
Contents
Introduction 1 <p>Chapter 1: Grappling with Grammar 5 <p>Chapter 2: Controlling Verbs 17 <p>Chapter 3: Completing Sentences 31 <p>Chapter 4: Peaking with Pronouns 45 <p>Chapter 5: Modifying with Descriptions 55 <p>Chapter 6: Punctuating for Meaning 67 <p>Chapter 7: Choosing Capital Letters and Numerals 87 <p>Chapter 8: Avoiding Tricky Situations 95 <p>Chapter 9: Reporting Speech and Quoting Others 115 <p>Chapter 10: Writing with Style 133 <p>Chapter 11: Creating More Accurate Documents 151 <p>Chapter 12: Ten Solutions to the Most Common Grammar Errors 167 <p>Index 173
Control code
9781118493311
Dimensions
22x14x2 cm.
Edition
Australian e.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781118493311
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(pbk.)
Other physical details
b&w, ill.
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
English grammar essentials for dummies, Wendy M. Anderson, Geraldine Woods, Lesley J. Ward
Publication
Note
Paperback
Contents
Introduction 1 <p>Chapter 1: Grappling with Grammar 5 <p>Chapter 2: Controlling Verbs 17 <p>Chapter 3: Completing Sentences 31 <p>Chapter 4: Peaking with Pronouns 45 <p>Chapter 5: Modifying with Descriptions 55 <p>Chapter 6: Punctuating for Meaning 67 <p>Chapter 7: Choosing Capital Letters and Numerals 87 <p>Chapter 8: Avoiding Tricky Situations 95 <p>Chapter 9: Reporting Speech and Quoting Others 115 <p>Chapter 10: Writing with Style 133 <p>Chapter 11: Creating More Accurate Documents 151 <p>Chapter 12: Ten Solutions to the Most Common Grammar Errors 167 <p>Index 173
Control code
9781118493311
Dimensions
22x14x2 cm.
Edition
Australian e.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781118493311
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
b&w, ill.
Specific material designation
regular print

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