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PUNCTUATION - Red, White & Blue
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 35,940. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
PUNCTUATION is for college students, authors, and lawyers. The book purposely guides a writer (advanced or otherwise) through the maze of rules, conventions, and protocols. Mickey provides simple explanations (“pictures of writing”) to explain the various writing protocols. Mickey prints contrasting usages (of professors, lawyers, newspapers, and magazine) to teach you how best to use a style.
ENGLISH: Grammar Rules and Reference Lists
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Not all information about grammar and language needed, is found in a dictionary. This book provides comprehensive grammar rules and useful reference lists in a single volume. The book is an excellent resource for learners and students to prepare for exams or for just improving their language skills. It is an extremely useful book for learners, students, teachers and a must for every household.
The Best English Grammar Book in Town: All the Essentials and Only the Essentials
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,640. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
This book is written for three different audiences: adults, students and children. It gives examples of the most common writing mistakes that people make in English, and explains why they are mistakes. The lessons are short and to the point, but expertly explained. The book should enable people to learn everything they need to know about grammar. Grammar becomes simple, systematic and easy.
IELTS Grammar Guide - 23 Rules You Must Know To Guarantee Your Success On The IELTS Exam!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Sanbrook Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Do you need a high score on the IELTS exam? Improve your English Grammar skills with this easy-to-follow grammar guide today! If you’re about to take the IELTS exam, then you’re about to discover how to dramatically increase your score! “IELTS Grammar Guide - 23 Grammar Rules You Must Know To Pass The IELTS” – will give you the necessary preparation to ensure your grammar will be correct.
Poetry Techniques for the Fictionist
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
How writers of fiction, memoir and creative nonfiction can apply the techniques of poetry to make their prose stand out.
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
The top 10 punctuation mistakes that pedants love to correct. Eliminate them before you eliminate your chances with a publisher, or before you embarrass yourself in front of readers or clients. Each and every mistake is easy to fix once you know how. Each chapter begins with a diagram containing solutions to punctuation problems that may have eluded you for years.
How to Handle Grammar
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Series: A Writer's Guide, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Learn to identify common sentence pattern types and take full advantage of the way sentence patterns and variety in sentence structure will improve the flow and rhythm of your fiction writing. Topics in this book address fiction styles, the pros and cons of first-person and third-person points of view, dialogue, showing versus telling, figurative language, and other useful fiction techniques.
A Brief Guide to Writing and APA Formatting for Graduate Students and Dissertation Writers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This helpful guide and APA checklist is designed to assist new graduate students as well as more experienced dissertation candidates to improve their academic writing. Designed especially for students in social sciences, education, and business, it distinguishes academic writing from business and professional writing and offers helpful hints to smooth the graduate's path to success.
Apostrophes: Simple Steps to Better English
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Apostrophes. This simple punctuation mark causes problems for so many people, students and graduates, trades people and business executives, secretaries and scientists, even journalists and writers. If you can’t decide whether to use ’s or s’ (or neither), if you can’t remember whether to use its or it’s, if you get muddled up between plurals and possessives then this booklet should help you.
A Guide to AP Style for Writers Who Don't Like Grammar Practice
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
For journalism students and entry-level website copywriters/content producers, this book provides a no-nonsense introduction to Associated Press writing standards. It breaks down the specifics of proper AP grammar use while skipping the dry jargon. Includes practice tests with answer keys.
92 Powerful Prepositions and Examples
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Series: 92 Powerful Prepositions and Examples. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Prepositions are an important part of the English language. Normally mentioned before a noun or a pronoun, prepositions show the relation between words. Mentioned in this ESL guide are some of the most common prepositions in the English language and how to use them correctly.
Get it Right: A cranky editor's no-frills easy-to-understand tips for usage, style and punctuation
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
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Tips on punctuation, word and usage errors, and other writing wisdom from a veteran editor in easy-to-understand language. This writing guide not only covers common mistakes and rules, but also has a liberal dose of cranky peeves from someone who's spent 30 years in a newsroom (and is also a freelance book editor). Want a hug? Wrong book. Want to get it right? Let's talk.
An Editor's Pet Peeves
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A simple and concise writing companion that explains the most common pitfalls made in writing today. It is just as useful for the beginning writing student as it is for a professional writer.
Grammar Basics for the Web – Sentences, Paragraphs and Punctuation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Grammar Basics for the Web – Sentences, Paragraphs and Punctuation is a guide to the basic building blocks of writing effective English. Easy to read instructions for creating sentences and paragraphs as well as the use of essential punctuation.
Grammar Saves Lives; Professional Writing for Law Enforcement Officers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Law enforcement
This is a short, concise, down and dirty guide for professional writing. Whether you are a police officer, security guard or just about any type of law enforcement officer, this book will give you a no nonsense education in how to write coherently and with clarity. Improve your writing overnight with this book. Before you spend a lot more money for a much bigger book, check this one out!
Self-Editing: Two Half Brains Make a Whole Writer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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Self-Editing: Bringing Out Your Best (Two Half Brains Make a Whole Writer) -- practical professional advice from Deborah J. Lightfoot, published author and gainfully employed editor. Drawn from the author's 25 years of experience in newspaper, magazine, and book writing and editing, this book offers nuts-and-bolts advice on fixing common errors: eliminating wordiness, using the active voice, etc.
Semicolons and Colons: A Guide for the 21st Century
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Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
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A short manual on the uses of colons and semicolons.
Reading English News on the Internet: A Guide to Connectors, Verbs, Expressions, and Vocabulary for the ESL Student
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
"Reading English News on the Internet" helps students make sense of "media English" as found online, in newspapers, and in magazines. This condensed ebook version covers nearly 200 connectors, phrasal verbs, idiomatic verb phrases, and everyday expressions. There are also tips on reading news, sports, and finance articles online, as well as mini-quizzes and a final exams.
The Passive Activist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
ACTIVE vs. PASSIVE writing explained. A quick guide for everyone. Guaranteed to make your writing LEAP off the page!
Come Again?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
There is no doubt that for most writers, good dialogue is the hardest part of good writing. “Come Again?” contains everything aspiring writers need to know about writing and correctly punctuating good dialogue - essential in an good writing.