Abrams' Guide to Grammar

 
9781891762611: Abrams' Guide to Grammar

At last! A grammar workbook from IconLogic... the "skills & drills" people.

Using IconLogic’s proven training approach, this user-friendly, concise grammar reference is designed for word people -- writers, editors, proofreaders, managers, support staff, and students.

“Abrams’ Guide to Grammar” covers problems of grammar and punctuation. If you communicate by composing a letter, memo, report, or email you’ll benefit from this lively and instructional tutorial.

Here are some of the topics covered:

Sentence Fragments
The Run-On sentence
The Parts of Speech: Definitions
Commas with Independent and Dependent Clauses
Commas After Introductory Constructions
Commas and the Short Phrase
Interrupters
An Interrupter vs. The Conjunctive Adverb
Parenthetical Phrases or Clauses
Explanatory elements
Appositives
Possessive Case
The Pronouns Who and Whom
Verb Tense
Rules for Verb Tenses
Mood
Squinting Modifiers
Misplaced Modifiers
Dangling Modifiers
Careless Placement of Only
Verbal Phrase
Parallelism

This book also includes confidence checks and answer keys.

There is no faster way to master grammar... at any price!

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About the Author:

Kevin A. Siegel is the founder and president of IconLogic, Inc. He has written more than 100 step-by-step computer training books including "Essentials of RoboDemo 3, 4 and 5," "Essentials of Dreamweaver MX 2004," "Accelerated QuarkXPress 6," "Essentials of PageMaker 7" and "Essentials of RoboHelp HTML X5."

Kevin spent five years in the U.S. Coast Guard as an award-winning photojournalist and writer, and has more than 20 years experience as a technical writer and publisher. He is a certified technical trainer, has been a classroom instructor more than 11 years and is a frequent speaker at trade shows and conventions. Kevin holds multiple certifications from companies such as Adobe, Macromedia and CompTIA.

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