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Whether you want to write a novel, draft a report for the school board, create a compelling CV, write a letter of protest to the council, or choose an emoticon to sign off your e-mail, this book is for you. This new edition of the the essential single-volume guide for all who aspire to improve their writing skills is the perfect desk companion for anyone requiring a
Published October 3rd 2005 by Collins (first published 2003)
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Daniel Taylor
This book found its way into my reading pile because it was recommended by the instructor in my creative writing course.

It's a straightforward and comprehensive guide to writing better English. Graham King has sections on grammar, punctuation, spelling, a guide to difficult and confusable words, expanding your vocabulary, how to improve your writing, foreign words and phrases, and abbreviations and acronyms.

On these topics, it is the book I've found easiest to understand, and my writing has impr
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