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Grammar Sucks: What to Do to Make Your Writing Much More Better

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In this age of instant messaging and informal emails, grammar seems to be the first casualty. Talk of parts of speech, prepositional phrases, subject-verb agreement, split infinitives, and proper punctuation makes people nervous; even adroit CEOs quake when they hear the words "dangling modifier." Now Joanne Kimes, the author of Pregnancy Sucks for Men, is back with a plea ...more
Paperback, 247 pages
Published April 30th 2007 by Adams Media Corporation (first published January 1st 2007)
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Smokinhotbooks K.C.
*hides face* Yes.....I'm brushing up on my grammar *peeks through fingers*

I like this one, the author compares grammar to body piercing and the fact that she mentions Jackie Collins makes me glad I picked this one instead of "English Grammar for Dummies"
Joy Sterrantino
I love grammar books. This one is funny and disarming and faces what most people feel about grammar head-on (while still helping them correct it).
Missy Baroff
I was surprised that I rather enjoyed reading this book. It is not easy to make grammar, a rather dry subject, humerous, but Ms. Kimes managed it and managed it well. Yes, some of the humor was a little hokey, but it did make it more fun to read.
Bradley
May 03, 2014 Bradley is currently reading it
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Danielle
Even though I love learning about grammar and have a genuine interest in it, a lot of grammar books are (obviously) not very fun to read. This book is actually a joy to read. It's funny, straight forward, and simple.

Most other grammar books have a really serious tone to them, but this one was much more approachable and fun. I liked it a lot!
Sue
Feb 20, 2008 Sue rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: english/language arts teachers
As a literacy teacher who struggles with the obtuse jargon found in grammar textbooks, I highly recommend this user-friendly guide. It's humorous taboot.
Todd Mitchell
I wanted this one around for reference but it's just barely readable with the weird jokes and the "we hate English but here's the book anyway" perspective.
Ahmed Gamal
it's funny and easy but the best thing about this book is that it hits the spot. it express how I feel about grammar :D
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I used to write for TV but when I became pregnant, I didn't want to work the long hours anymore. Besides, once I realized that pregnancy sucks, it gave me the perfect fodder for my first book entitled, "Pregnancy Sucks: What to do When Your Miracle Makes you Miserable". That led to ten other books in the Sucks series, plus my new book, "The Stay-at-Home Martyr".
More about Joanne Kimes...
Pregnancy Sucks: What to Do When Your Miracle Makes You Miserable Pregnancy Sucks for Men: What to Do When Your Miracle Makes You BOTH Miserable Breastfeeding Sucks: What to Do When Your Mammaries Make You Miserable Planning Your Wedding Sucks: What to Do When Place Cards, Plus Ones, and Paying Two Grand for a Cake Make You Miserable Menopause Sucks: What to Do When Hot Flashes and Hormones Make You and Everyone Else Miserable

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