Grammar & Vocabulary

Become a real-live grammarian with dozens of articles on the English language and its many quirks. Get help with helping verbs, master the verb tenses, punctuate like a pro, and more.

Grammar & Vocabulary Books

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Grammar: 1001 Practice Questions For Dummies (+ Free Online Practice)

Published 05-16-2022

Need a little more practice in grammar? This book provides 1,001 opportunities to hone your skills, which improves your writing and grades. You'll find step-by-step explanations of answers to the questions. Also included is one year of free online access to the questions and the ability to create customized quizzes.

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English Grammar Workbook For Dummies with Online Practice

Published 04-03-2018

<p><b>Improve your English grammar</b></p> <p>You have nothing to lose and everything to gain by using proper English language and grammar. The ability to articulate and communicate effectively is a valuable asset in all aspects of life. From writing a research paper to giving a presentation at work or just holding a casual conversation with friends or family, strong verbal and written skills are necessities in everyday communication.&nbsp;</p> <p><i>English Grammar Workbook For Dummies</i> is the perfect solution for sharpening the tools in your grammar kit, with lessons and plenty of practice opportunities to help reinforce learning.&nbsp;Whether you need to brush up on the finer points of punctuation, need help making sense of those pesky parts of speech&mdash;or anything in between&mdash;this approachable guide makes it fast and easy.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Find FREE quizzes for every chapter online</p> <p>&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Handle pronouns with grace</p> <p>&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Master plurals and possessives</p> <p>&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Improve your proofreading skills<br /><br /></p> <p>Everyone benefits from using proper grammar and speech, and now you can too!</p>

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English Grammar For Dummies

Published 05-01-2017

<b>Get the last word on English grammar</b> <p>Grasping the intricacies of the English language doesn't need to be tricky, and this down-to-earth guide breaks everything down in ways that make sense&#8212;Revealing rules, tips, and tricks to eliminate confusion and gain clarity, <i>English Grammar For Dummies</i> gives you everything you need to communicate with confidence! <p>Good grammar lays the foundation for speaking and writing clearly. This easy-to-follow book will help you become a more articulate, effective communicator. Covering everything from the building blocks of a sentence to those pesky rules of punctuation, it offers the practical guidance you need to communicate in a way that would make any English teacher proud. <ul> <li>Improve your speaking skills</li> <li>Clearly compose written communications</li> <li>Get the latest techniques for continuous improvement</li> <li>Write a winning college entrance exam or compelling business presentation</li> </ul> <p>Stop worrying about the grammar police and become more confident with your words!

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Copyediting and Proofreading For Dummies

Published 05-07-2007

<b>Turn your knack for language into a lucrative career</b> <p><b>Must-know techniques and resources for maximizing your accuracy and speed</b></p> <p>Interested in becoming a copyeditor or proofreader? Want to know more about what each job entails? This friendly guide helps you position yourself for success. Polish your skills, build a winning r&#233;sum&#233; and land the job you've always wanted. Books, magazines, Web sites, corporate documents - find out how to improve any type of publication and make yourself indispensable to writers, editors, and your boss.</p> <ul> <li>Balance between style and rules</li> <li>Master the art of the query</li> <li>Use proofreader symbols</li> <li>Edit and proof electronic documents</li> <li>Build a solid freelancing career</li> </ul>

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