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Book on English Grammar, Punctuation and Capitalization. by The Gifted Learning Project
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
The How to Grammar Page includes over 38 pages of information. Refresh your English/Grammar skills and read everything from the rules of English and Grammar to correct punctuation and capitalization. Easy to understand examples for each topic are also included to help explain each rule properly.
Semicolons and Colons: A Guide for the 21st Century by Lenny Everson
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short manual on the uses of colons and semicolons. Really, folks, it doesn't matter all that much, except to Grammar Nazis.
Writing Clear Prose by George Perkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,590. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
A handbook for writers. Intended for self-help and classroom use, it contains chapters on the paragraph, the sentence, diction, the writing as a whole, and style, with exercises at the end of each chapter. Intended primarily to clarify the writing of essays, memoirs, and other forms of non-fiction, it also provides suggestions for improving fictional style.
300 Days of Better Writing by David Bowman
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
300 strategies for improving your writing. Strategies are short and to the point (150-250 words each), with explanations, instructions, and samples for each strategy. Learn from them one day at a time or find the strategies you need. Midwest Book Review calls 300 Days of Better Writing "a choice pick."
Self-Editing: Two Half Brains Make a Whole Writer by Deborah J. Lightfoot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation(5.00 from 3 reviews)
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.
Reading English News on the Internet: A Guide to Connectors, Verbs, Expressions, and Vocabulary for the ESL Student by David Petersen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
"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.
Common Writing Errors Workbook by Katherine Ploeger
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
Common Writing Errors Workbook discusses 50 writing issues that cause problems for writers, some fairly basic while others more sophisticated. Use the workbook to enhance your editing and writing skills. This workbook includes explanations, examples, and two sets of exercises (with answers) to help learn and practice the issues discussed.
Grammar Basics for the Web – Sentences, Paragraphs and Punctuation by Paul Callaghan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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.
An Editor's Pet Peeves by Debi Staples
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
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.
Guia Prático da Reforma Ortográfica by Walace Freitas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Portuguese
O que muda com a nova ortografia? Quais as palavras que têm acento ainda? O hífen acabou? São muitas as dúvidas e poucas as respostas objetivas. O Guia Prático da Reforma Ortográfica pretende ser uma destas respostas. Em linguagem acessível, você fica sabendo o que muda em nossa ortografia, além de entender melhor quais as polêmicas que cercam o Acordo Ortográfico.
Get it Right: A cranky editor's no-frills easy-to-understand tips for usage, style and punctuation by Maureen Milliken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction by Euan Mitchell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by OverDog Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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.
Grammar Saves Lives; Professional Writing for Law Enforcement Officers by Steven Starklight
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
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!
IELTS Grammar Guide - 23 Rules You Must Know To Guarantee Your Success On The IELTS Exam! by Tim Dickeson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Sanbrook Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
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.
How to Handle Grammar by Kat Duncan
Series: A Writer's Guide, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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 Guide to AP Style for Writers Who Don't Like Grammar Practice by Angela F Savage
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: 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.
A Brief Guide to Writing and APA Formatting for Graduate Students and Dissertation Writers by Jill Kelly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
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.
Poetry Techniques for the Fictionist by Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
How writers of fiction, memoir and creative nonfiction can apply the techniques of poetry to make their prose stand out.
PUNCTUATION - Red, White & Blue by Miguel Suarez
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 35,940. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation
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.