English Brushup

Author: John Langan
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 9780077776374
Release Date: 2014-01-10
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

English Brushup 6e offers a brief and inexpensive guide to the grammar, punctuation, and usage skills that students need most. It offers a combination of features not found in other texts. Its focus is on important skills, self-teaching approach, reasonable size, and outstanding instructor's supplements.

English Brushup

Author: John Langan
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 0073513601
Release Date: 2014-01-24
Genre: Reference

English Brushup 6e offers a brief and inexpensive guide to the grammar, punctuation, and usage skills that students need most. It offers a combination of features not found in other texts. Its focus is on important skills, self-teaching approach, reasonable size, and outstanding instructor's supplements.

English Brushup

Author: John Langan
Publisher:
ISBN: 0077428374
Release Date: 2010-02-16
Genre:

A guide to the grammar, punctuation, and usage skills students need most. It offers coverage of Parts of Speech.

Brush Up Your Shakespeare

Author: Michael Macrone
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062737328
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Drama

Presents several hundred of the most famous lines and newly minted words from Shakespeare's canon, complete with background notes, explanations, and literary anecdotes that set the phrases in their original contexts. Original.

Brush Up Your Grammar

Author: Michael Cullup
Publisher: Elliot Right Way Books
ISBN: 0716021102
Release Date: 1999
Genre: English language

Helps readers to understand grammatical terms. This book increases self-confidence and builds on previous knowledge.

English Skills with Readings

Author: John Langan
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 9780077768409
Release Date: 2014-01-10
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Grounded in John Langan’s Four Bases - unity, coherence, sentence skills, and support - English Skills with Readings employs a unique personalised learning plan to address student deficits in grammar and mechanics and to free instructional time for activities emphasising writing process and critical thinking. English Skills with Readings features John Langan's trademark crystal - clear explanations, along with his range of motivating activities and writing assignments that reinforce the four bases of effective writing. The new edition adds a variety of exciting new features to John Langan's proven approach, and reinstates much-requested material from previous editions.

Grammar By Diagram Second Edition

Author: Cindy L. Vitto
Publisher: Broadview Press
ISBN: 9781770481367
Release Date: 2006-07-10
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Grammar by Diagram, second edition is a book designed for anyone who wishes to improve grammatical understanding and skill. Using traditional sentence diagraming as a visual tool, the book explains how to expand simple sentences into compound, complex, and compound-complex sentences, and how to employ verbals (infinitives, gerunds, and participles) and other structures for additional variety. The text addresses the most frequent usage errors by explaining how to distinguish between adjectives and adverbs; how to avoid problems of pronoun case, agreement, and consistency; how to ensure that verbs will agree with their subjects and will be appropriate in terms of tense, aspect, voice, and mood; and how to phrase sentences to avoid errors in parallelism or placement of modifiers. Six appendices incorporate further exercises, a summary of key basics from the text, and supplemental material not included in the body of the text but useful for quick reference. This new edition includes additional exercises and has been revised and updated throughout.

English Grammar For Dummies

Author: Lesley J. Ward
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470687048
Release Date: 2011-09-14
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

If you're confused by commas, perplexed by pronouns, and plain terrified by tenses, English Grammar For Dummies will put your fears to rest. Packed with expert guidance, it covers everything from sentence basics to rules even your English teacher didn't know - if you want to brush up on your grammar, this is the only guide you'll ever need. Discover how to: avoid common grammatical errors; get to grips with apostrophes; structure sentences correctly; use verbs and find the right tense; and decide when to use slang or formal English.

Master the Basics English

Author: Jean Yates
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764135465
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This edition covers all the fundamentals of English grammar and usage, including parts of speech and typical verb patterns in sentences. All English verb tenses are presented in detail, and instruction is presented in forming questions and answers, punctuation and capitalisation in written English.