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User Review  - lematagot - Overstock.com

I have not yet had time to read this book but I am sure I shall enjoy it and find it highly amusing as an English major I am appalled at how education at all levels has been dumbed down I can speak ... Read full review

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User Review  - MickyFine - LibraryThing

I'm the type of English nerd who enjoys reading grammar guides for fun and the title of this one struck my fancy a couple years ago. However, this grammar guide wasn't quite as fun as the title ... Read full review

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User Review  - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing

This was the gift of a writing friend. It attempts to instill grammar, and help you remember those pesky rules by using humor. Chapter headings and subtitles include: COMMA SUTRA: The Joy of ... Read full review

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User Review  - TJWilson - LibraryThing

This book isn't really designed to be read in a couple of sittings. It's more of a small humorous reference book with easy to understand examples. I am putting it on the book shelf in my classroom. Read full review

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User Review  - palaverofbirds - LibraryThing

This book isn't as uproarious or as cynical as Eats Shoots and Leaves, but it's a close contender and a lot more informative than its British counterpart. Read full review

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User Review  - wrmjr66 - LibraryThing

"Woe is I" is one of the better-known books that attempts to make grammar easy to understand and unintimidating. O'Conner succeeds by using witty examples to show common problems and how to fix them ... Read full review

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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

The author who helps us with "pronoun anxiety" and throws "plurals to the swine" gives us a helpful read. The chapter headings are triple pun-ctuations of Joy-- a "comma sutra" [133]. Read full review

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User Review  - msmalnick - LibraryThing

A fun, somewhat irreverant look at grammar. I'm a professional editor, and this is by far my favorite book -- the presentation, design, and humor all work for it. Read full review

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User Review  - marilib - LibraryThing

witty chapter on clichés, "Death Sentence", and more Read full review

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User Review  - wirkman - LibraryThing

Fun, clever, useful help with grammar and writing. Read full review


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