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Have you eaten grandma? : or, the life-saving importance of correct punctuation, grammar, and good English / Gyles Brandreth.

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Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch LANGART GRAMMAR Brandreth (Text) 37516002050978 Adult New Book Shelf-Nonfiction Checked out 08/27/2019
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  • ISBN: 9781982127404
  • ISBN: 1982127406
  • Physical Description: x, 304 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Atria Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2019.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-290) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Language is power -- Have you eaten grandma? : basic punctuation -- Must dash--hyphen can wait : dashes, hyphens, slashes, and more! -- Apostrophe now : apostrophes, possession, and omission -- Spelling is big potatoes : spelling rules, prefixes, and silent letters -- Of mice & meece & mouses : pluralization and word roots -- Yanks away : British versus American English -- A bad spell of whether : homophones and heterography -- LOL--YOLO--hahaha : abbreviations, initialisms, and acronyms -- Bad language? : offensive language, slang, and wordplay -- The rules : guidance for good communication -- Postscript: The language of grammar.
Summary, etc.:
A style manual for English speakers on both sides of the Atlantic identifies the common mistakes and correct usage of everything from dangling participles to transitive verbs.
Subject: English language > Grammar.
English language > Errors of usage.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Grammar & Punctuation.
HUMOR / Topic / Business & Professional.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Writing / Composition.

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