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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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
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
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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
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
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
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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