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Regular and Irregular Verbs: English Verb Forms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
More than 2500 Regular and 275 Irregular Verbs in English | Patterns for making Regular and Irregular Verbs | Base form, past tense and past participle of regular and irregular verbs | Regular verbs form their past tense and past participle by adding “-ed” in base (simple present) form. | Irregular verbs form their past tense and past participle in a different way from adding “-ed”.
The Third Person Singular
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Essay » Business
In English grammar, the Third Person Singular is troublesome in the sense that it's different in the spelling of the verb in use from the other five persons. However, this difference is easy to understand and to allow for. In important writing and/or conversations, it is imperative that you observe the simple rules for how to use it. Those rules are discussed in this book.
The Best Grammar Workbook Ever! Grammar, Punctuation, and Word Usage for Ages 10 Through 110
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,100. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
The Best Grammar Book Ever! is a compressive grammar workbook with clear explanations, plenty of examples, and over 100 practice exercises. There is a pretest, a post-test, and chapter tests with links to all the answers. Perfect for students, job seekers, professionals, homeschoolers, teachers, and anyone who wants to improve his or her grammar and writing skills. Ages 10 through adult.
Apostrophes: Simple Steps to Better English
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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.
English Grammar– Do, Does, Did: Patterns and Examples
Series: English Daily Use, Book 17. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book covers the following topics: use of ‘do’ - a – affirmative, b – negative, c – interrogative, d - short answers | use of ‘does’ - a – affirmative, b – negative, c – interrogative, d - short answers | use of ‘did’ - a – affirmative, b – negative, c – interrogative, d - short answers | ‘Do’ and ‘Does’ are used in present tense while ‘Did’ is used in past tense.
English Modal Auxiliary Verbs: May, Might, Can, Could, Will, Would, Shall, Should, Must, Need
Series: English Daily Use, Book 20. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
English modal auxiliary verbs- may, might, can, could, will, would, shall, should, need | ‘may’ and ‘might’ are used to denote possibility, compulsion, obligation, probability (in present and future) | ‘can’, ‘could’ are used to express - ability, probability, possibility, suggestion, request, condition | ‘will’, ‘would’ are used to express - action in future, present habit, compulsion, obligation
Confessions of the Editor Brigand
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: American English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Zhanna—a grammarian, compulsive spellchecker, and young copy editor—simmers when her expert redlines are questioned. As her agitation grows, she makes editorial corrections outside the publishing house. The novel chronicles Zhanna’s obsession. She travels from one town to the next, visiting her close-knit group of girlfriends but soon discovering that even a good vacation needs an editor.
The Writing Police and The Point of the Perplexing Periods
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012 and represented by Johnnie W. Lewis. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
The “Writing Police” characters, Woodruff B. Papier, The Writing Police Officer, and his assistant, Lt. Penn, have adventures, in the town of Paperville, while helping people (students AND adults!) write and speak their language correctly.  
A Copyediting Checklist for Novelists
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
There is only One Rule to copyediting. However, there are more than two dozen tasks set forth on the Checklist herein to implement the One Rule. As an Indie-published author and a freelance copy editor for a large NYC publishing house, I share these tips with my fellow Indie authors.
Advanced Grammar Made Easy – The Unorthodox Subject – Verb – Object Methodology of Sentence Structure. A One Hour Crash Course!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in), Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
For the past eight years I have tutored and taught college-level students grammar and writing. After writing a One Hour Crash Course in essay writing, I decided to share a grammar guide that gets at what 95% of my students really need, what 95% of my students get wrong when they are getting just about everything else right.