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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Book Description Collins, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. new edition edition. 192 pages. 7.72x5.04x0.63 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0007288069
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007288069