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English Usage and Style for Editors

Virginia Sarah Thatcher - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1997 - 165 pages
Presents authoritative answers to some of the troubling problems of usage that the manuscript editor faces daily. For editors, authors, and those learning to write.
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You Have a Point There: A Guide to Punctuation and Its Allies

Eric Partridge - Foreign Language Study - 2003 - 240 pages
This standard work on punctuation has long been judged the foremost study of the subject. It reveals punctuation to be both an indispensable craft and an invaluable art - a ...
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Oxford Guide to Plain English

Martin Cutts - Reference - 2013 - 320 pages
Plain English is the art of writing clearly, concisely, and in a way that precisely communicates your message to your intended audience. This book offers 25 practical ...
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Punctuation Matters: Advice on Punctuation for Scientific and Technical Writing

John Kirkman - Education - 2006 - 160 pages
Punctuation Matters gives straight answers to the queries raised most frequently by practitioners in computing, engineering, medicine and science as they grapple with day-to ...
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The Queens English: And How to Use It

Dr Bernard C. Lamb - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2011 - 315 pages
What is good English, and why do we need it? The Queen's English shows how the English language, used properly, has great power to instruct, move and entertain people, but used ...
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Penguin Writers' Guides: How to Write Better English: How to Write Better ...

Robert Allen - Reference - 2005 - 336 pages
The Penguin Writers' Guides series provides authoritative, succinct and easy-to-follow guidance on specific aspects of written English. Whether you need to brush up your skills ...
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Miss Thistlebottom's Hobgoblins: The Careful Writer's Guide to the Taboos ...

Theodore M. Bernstein - Reference - 1971 - 264 pages
Once you recall that Miss Thistlebottom was your elementary-school teacher who laid down all manner of taboos concerning the use of language, you will have an idea of what this ...
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