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How Grammar Works: A Self-Teaching Guide

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Here is a quick and easy way to brush up on the intricate system of grammar that powers the English language. The updated and expanded edition of this proven guide is a painless way to master parts of speech, syntax, and all the rules of good usage. Best of all, the self-teaching format enables you to learn at your own pace, when it is convenient for you.Now you can learn ...more
Paperback, 258 pages
Published February 10th 1999 by Wiley (first published March 31st 1989)
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Wendy
Jul 18, 2015 rated it really liked it
This was the text for a grammar course I took recently (a required course for a certificate program I'm in), and it's pretty darned good, I must say. It will sit on my reference shelf, with all my post-its sticking out and all my pencilled marginalia intact.

There are a couple of glitches in accuracy, but overall this is a clearly written, logically laid-out book with helpful examples, and useful exercises and self-quizzes. I'd recommend it to anyone who hasn't studied grammar in a long time, or
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Jill Saunders
Dec 08, 2014 rated it did not like it
This book had a remarkable and unacceptable number of mistakes in very basic grammar information. There are lots of much better ones out there.
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