Essentials of English Grammar: A Quick Guide to Good English by L. Baugh

Essentials of English Grammar: A Quick Guide to Good English

byL. Baugh

Paperback | July 15, 2005

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$12.68 online 
Earn 63 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores


Clear, concise, and packed with lively examples, Essentials of English Grammar, Third Edition, fills you in on general usage rules for parts of speech, punctuation, capitalization, abbreviations, numbers, word division, spelling, commonly confused words, and much more. It also includes style guidelines with tips on how to write with economy, clarity, and accuracy.

A quick reference for people with the occasional question and an excellent primer for anyone learning the basics, this edition of the perennial bestseller features a new glossary of grammar terms, updated coverage of stylistic conventions, and new examples.

About The Author

L. Sue Baugh is the bestselling author of numerous books on grammar usage and writing.

Details & Specs

Title:Essentials of English Grammar: A Quick Guide to Good EnglishFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.6 inPublished:July 15, 2005Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071457089

ISBN - 13:9780071457088

Look for similar items by category:

Nearby Stores

We found 0 nearby stores

Customer Reviews of Essentials of English Grammar: A Quick Guide to Good English


Extra Content

Table of Contents

Part I Essentials of Grammar; 1: Parts of Speech; 2: Punctuation and Punctuation Style; 3: Sentences and Sentence Patterns; 4: Capitalization, Abbreviations, and Numbers; 5: Spelling and Word Division; Part II Style Considerations; 6: Sentences; 7: Brevity; 8: Clarity; 9: Accuracy; 10: Gender-Inclusive Language; Appendix A: Principal Parts of Irregular Verbs; Appendix B: Verb-Preposition Combinations; Appendix C: Frequently Confused Words; Appendix D: Frequently Misspelled Words; Glossary; Index