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

Essentials of English Grammar: A Quick Guide to Good English

byL. Sue Baugh

Paperback | July 15, 2005

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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.

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


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