McGraw-Hill handbook of English grammar and usage /

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Author / Creator:Lester, Mark.
Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint:New York : McGraw-Hill, 2013.
Description:xi, 367 p. ; 24 cm
Subject:English language -- Grammar -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
English language -- Usage -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
English language -- Grammar.
English language -- Usage.
Handbooks and manuals.
Format: Print Book
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Other authors / contributors:Beason, Larry.
ISBN:9780071799904 (acid-free paper)
0071799907 (acid-free paper)
Notes:Includes index.
Summary:Reviews the rules of English grammar, covering such topics as verb forms, subject-verb agreement, punctuation, capitalization, parallelism, who versus whom, and etiquette for digital communication.
Table of Contents:
  • Pt.1. Grammar 101
  • Ch.1. Parts of Speech
  • Ch.2. Basic Phrases
  • Ch.3. Sentences and Clauses
  • Ch.4. Verb Forms
  • Ch.5. Verbals
  • Pt.2. How to Find and Correct Mistakes
  • Ch.6. Writing Complete Sentences
  • Ch.7. Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Ch.8. Pronoun Problems
  • Ch.9. Verb Problems
  • Ch.10. Modification
  • Ch.11. Commas
  • Ch.12. Apostrophes
  • Ch.13. Semicolons and Colons
  • Ch.14. Quatation Marks
  • Ch.15. Capitalization
  • Ch.16. Parallelism
  • Ch.17. Grammar Etiquette for Digital Communication.