The Resource When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English, (ebook)

When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English, (ebook)

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When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English
Title
When bad grammar happens to good people
Title remainder
how to avoid common errors in English
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Language
eng
Summary
Ever stumble when choosing between "who" and "whom," "affect" and "effect," "lay" and "lie"? Are you worried that how you speak or write is holding you back at work? Do you fear you're making frequent conversational errors, but just aren't sure what's correct? How you use language tells people a good deal about who you are, how you think, and how you communicate. Making simple errors in written and spoken English can make you seem less sophisticated, even less intelligent, than you really are. And that can affect (not effect) your relationships, your friendships, and even your career. This comprehensive, easy-to-use reference is a program designed to help you identify and correct the most common errors in written and spoken English. After a short and simple review of some basic principles, When Bad Grammar Happens to Good People is organized in the most useful way possible-by error type, such as Problem Pronouns or Mixing up Words that Sound the Same. You choose how to work your way through, either sequentially or in the order most relevant to you. Each unit contains tests at the end to help you reinforce what you've learned. Best of all, the information is presented in a clear, lively, and conversational style-this is not your eighth-grade grammar textbook!
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Batko, Ann
Dewey number
428.2
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • English language
  • English language
Target audience
adult
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When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781601637895
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12244561
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remote
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12244561
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MWT12244561
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781601637895
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12244561
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12244561
System control number
MWT12244561
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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