A Guide to AP Style for Writers Who Don't Like Grammar Practice
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. More
Angela Farrer provides some straightforward explanations about the use and importance of Associated Press writing standards and style. She covers AP style's origins and modern relevance for professional website writing. The book also gives a run-down on how to get the best use out of the Associated Press Style Book and Briefing on Media Law. It finally provides some practice exams on AP punctuation and word use as well as tips for succeeding at a proofreading exam.