Collins Improve Your Punctuation

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9780007288069: Collins Improve Your Punctuation

The plain guide to the clear presentation of written language: punctuation is the ‘nuts and bolts’ of the English language, and here is the ideal everyday companion.

Punctuation has been described as ‘a courtesy designed to help readers understand a story without stumbling’. Included in this essential guide are:

- ‘Ten Golden Rules of Punctuation’ by a Victorian schoolmistress

- how to deal with capitalization, full stops and commas

- mastery of colons, parentheses, dashes, hyphens, questions, exclamations and apostrophes

- the ultimate punctuation test

- witty cartoons by Hunt Emerson

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Punctuation has been described as "a courtesy designed to help readers understand a story without stumbling." Included in this essential guide are Ten Golden Rules of Punctuation by a Victorian schoolmistress; how to deal with capitalization, full stops, and commas; mastery of colons, parentheses, dashes, hyphen hassle, questions, exclamations, and apostrophes; the ultimate punctuation test; and witty cartoons by Hunt Emerson.

About the Author:

Graham King was formerly a senior marketing manager with News International, where he developed an understanding of the need to express oneself with clarity. He subsequently created the bestselling Sunday Times One-Hour-Wordpower Library.

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