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Writer's FAQ's A Pocket Handbook

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ISBN-10: 0131955764

ISBN-13: 9780131955769

Edition: 3rd 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Muriel Harris

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Book details

List price: $30.67
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 2/6/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 4.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

How to Use This Book
Question and Correct
Writing and Speaking
Checklist for Effective Papers/Presentations
Sentence Choices
Clarity
Conciseness
Variety
Voice (Formal and Informal)
Mixed Constructions
Active and Passive Verbs
Parallelism
Transitions
Nonsexist Language
Sentence Grammar
Fragments
Comma Splices and Fused Sentences
Subjects and Verbs
Pronouns
Adjectives and Adverbs
Modifiers
Shifts
Punctuation
Sentence Punctuation Patterns (for Commas, Semicolons, and Colons)
Commas
Apostrophes
Semicolons
Quotation Marks
Other Punctuation
Mechanics
Capitalization
Italics
Numbers
Abbreviations
Spelling
MultiLingual Speakers (ESL)
American Style in Writing/ESL Resources
Verbs
Nouns (Count and Noncount)
Articles ("A," "An," and "The")
Prepositions
Omitted/Repeated Words
Idioms
Research
Doing Print and Online Research
Evaluating Print and Internet Sources
Integrating Sources
Designing Documents
Documentation
MLA Style
APA Style
Chicago Manual of Style (CM)
Council of Science Editors (CSE)
Style Manuals and Resources for Various Fields
Glossary of Usage
Glossary of Grammatical Terms
Index
Correction Symbols