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The Resource When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English, Ann Batko ; edited by Edward Rosenheim

When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English, Ann Batko ; edited by Edward Rosenheim

Label
When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English
Title
When bad grammar happens to good people
Title remainder
how to avoid common errors in English
Statement of responsibility
Ann Batko ; edited by Edward Rosenheim
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a comprehensive reference guide designed to identify and correct the most common errors in written and spoken English including pronoun use, verb tenses, modifiers, and mispronounced words
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Batko, Ann
Dewey number
428.2
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1111
LC item number
.B385 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • handbooks
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  • English language
  • English language
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English Language
  • English
  • Languages & Literatures
Label
When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English, Ann Batko ; edited by Edward Rosenheim
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Edward W. Rosenheim -- Introduction : how do we learn to speak correctly? -- Pretest -- Grammar review -- Chap. 1. Perplexing pronouns -- Chap. 2. Vexing verbs -- Chap. 3. Ambiguous agreements -- Chap. 4. Mangled modifiers -- Chap. 5. Problem prepositions -- Chap. 6. Confused connections -- Chap. 7. Puzzling plurals -- Chap. 8. Mixing up words that sound the same -- Chap. 9. Mixing up words that look the same -- Chap. 10. Mixing up words whose meanings are related -- Chap. 11. Made-up words -- Chap. 12. Wasteful words and infelicities -- Chap. 13. Mispronounced words -- Review tests -- Index -- About the author and editor
Control code
56112285
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781564147226
Lccn
2003069601
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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  • 1230936
  • ab5b23d2-b9f8-454b-9782-eca469d21bbd
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56112285
Label
When bad grammar happens to good people : how to avoid common errors in English, Ann Batko ; edited by Edward Rosenheim
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Edward W. Rosenheim -- Introduction : how do we learn to speak correctly? -- Pretest -- Grammar review -- Chap. 1. Perplexing pronouns -- Chap. 2. Vexing verbs -- Chap. 3. Ambiguous agreements -- Chap. 4. Mangled modifiers -- Chap. 5. Problem prepositions -- Chap. 6. Confused connections -- Chap. 7. Puzzling plurals -- Chap. 8. Mixing up words that sound the same -- Chap. 9. Mixing up words that look the same -- Chap. 10. Mixing up words whose meanings are related -- Chap. 11. Made-up words -- Chap. 12. Wasteful words and infelicities -- Chap. 13. Mispronounced words -- Review tests -- Index -- About the author and editor
Control code
56112285
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781564147226
Lccn
2003069601
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1230936
  • ab5b23d2-b9f8-454b-9782-eca469d21bbd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56112285

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