The Briefest English Grammar and Punctuation Guide Ever!

The Briefest English Grammar and Punctuation Guide Ever!

Author: Ruth Colman

Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com

ISBN: 9781459623330

Category: English language

Page: 81

View: 896

Now in one handy volume: the bestselling The Briefest English Grammar Ever! and The Briefest Punctuation Guide Ever! Covering the basics of English grammar and punctuation, this friendly guide is perfect for students at all levels. It clearly and simply explains how language works and functions and strips out all the jargon to make understanding punctuation easy. So if you need to sort out your verbs from your nouns and your adjectives from your adverbs, or if you aren t sure whether a comma should go before or after a word or when to start a new sentence, then this concise, unintimidating guide is an absolute must for your bookshelf

The Briefest Punctuation Guide Ever!

The Briefest Punctuation Guide Ever!

Author: Ruth Colman

Publisher: UNSW Press

ISBN: 1742231284

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 43

View: 437

Not sure when you should start a new sentence? Or whether a comma should go before or after a word? Or if you should use an apostrophe or not? Ruth Colman strips out all the jargon to make understanding punctuation easy.

The Electronic Reporter

The Electronic Reporter

Author: Barbara Alysen

Publisher: UNSW Press

ISBN: 9781742245898

Category: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES

Page: 283

View: 690

The Electronic Reporter has become a staple for all tertiary journalism students in Australia. The expanded and updated 3rd edition explores the way broadcast journalism has changed in recent years and what we can expect in the future as web-based and social media transform the way news is created, delivered and consumed. The book takes a comprehensive look at how electronic news is gathered and packaged and has practical and authoritative advice on how to write and interview for the electronic media, record sound and shoot video, construct news and current affairs stories and compile news bulletins for radio and television. It also covers legal and ethical issues in electronic news, safety while working and includes helpful tips on finding work in the industry.

Academic Writing Now: A Brief Guide for Busy Students—with MLA 2016 Update

Academic Writing Now: A Brief Guide for Busy Students—with MLA 2016 Update

Author: David Starkey

Publisher: Broadview Press

ISBN: 9781460406144

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 256

View: 926

Academic Writing Now: A Brief Guide for Busy Students is a rhetoric designed to cover the basics of a college writing course in a concise, student-friendly format. Anything inessential to the business of college writing has been excluded. Each chapter concentrates on a crucial element of composing an academic essay and is capable of being read in a single sitting. The book is loaded with “timesaver tips,” ideas for making the most of the student’s time, along with occasional warnings to avoid common errors made by student writers. Each short chapter concludes with questions and suggestions designed to trigger class discussion.

Academic Writing Now: A Brief Guide for Busy Students – Second Edition

Academic Writing Now: A Brief Guide for Busy Students – Second Edition

Author: David Starkey

Publisher: Broadview Press

ISBN: 9781770488335

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 275

View: 970

Academic Writing Now: A Brief Guide for Busy Students is a rhetoric designed to cover the basics of a college writing course in a concise, student-friendly format. Anything inessential to the business of college writing has been excluded. Each chapter concentrates on a crucial element of composing an academic essay and is capable of being read in a single sitting. The book is loaded with “timesaver tips,” ideas for making the most of the student’s time, along with occasional warnings to avoid common errors made by student writers. Each short chapter concludes with questions and suggestions designed to trigger class discussion. The second edition has been updated throughout, with special attention to making the book even better suited to accelerated and co-requisite composition courses.

English Rules! a Brief Guide to the Rules of Grammar, Punctuation, Spelling and Writing

English Rules! a Brief Guide to the Rules of Grammar, Punctuation, Spelling and Writing

Author: Kathi Wyldeck

Publisher:

ISBN: 1312459786

Category:

Page: 74

View: 363

This little guide to the rules of English is designed for young people who may not have learnt the rules of grammar, punctuation, spelling and writing very thoroughly at school, but need to know more to help them improve their prospects in the workplace. It is also a quick reference book for those who knew, but have since forgotten, what they did once learn at school! The book would also be useful for students still at school who want a compact guide to teach them the essentials of the English language.

The College Writer: A Guide to Thinking, Writing, and Researching, Brief

The College Writer: A Guide to Thinking, Writing, and Researching, Brief

Author: Randall VanderMey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285974699

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 608

View: 761

Combining streamlined instruction in the writing process with outstanding accessibility, THE COLLEGE WRITER, BRIEF, is a fully updated three-in-one book-with a rhetoric, a reader, and a research guide-for users at any skill level. Throughout the book, numerous student and professional writing samples highlight important features of academic writing-from voice to documentation-and offer models for users' own papers. The fifth edition features a greater focus on writing across the curriculum, further supported within the research chapters by additional coverage of report writing, primary research, and avoiding plagiarism. Each student text is packaged with a free Cengage Essential Reference Card to the MLA HANDBOOK, Eighth Edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.