This edition (first,1987) comprehensively covers topics ranging from an introduction to the essay-writing process to the rules of grammar, punctuation, and mechanics; effective sentences; and using English as a second language. Ample use is made of examples and visual aids and the text is usefully s
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Useful as a supplement to the handbook or as a primary text for basic writing courses, the S & S Workbook for Writers offers instruction and exercises on topics from punctuation to planning an essay. The Workbook's organization parallels that of the handbook, making it easy to use the books in concert.From the Back Cover:
Key Benefit: Designed to serve as a handy reference, this comprehensive handbook features the clear, direct, and honest style that is the hallmark of Lynn Quitman Troyka. Key Topics: This best-seller begins with coverage of the writing process, giving extensive attention to critical thinking and writing argument, followed by treatment of all aspects of style, grammar, punctuation, and mechanics. It offers complete coverage of ESL, research writing, and writing across the curriculum, devoting five chapters to each of these areas.
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Book Description Simon Schuster Trade, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0138094764
Book Description Simon Schuster Trade, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110138094764