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From the back cover:
Do you dare to split infinitives? Do you tremble at the thought of ending sentences with a preposition? Or are you totally clueless when it comes to making sense of syntax?
Whether you're an aspiring wordsmith or an avowed grammar geek, you'll get a kick out of this witty instructional book that takes the bite out of American English and tells you exactly what you need to know about:
- Parts of speech: Be accurate in your use of adjectives, adverbs, and even interjections -- hooray!
- Punctuation: Know where to stick your commas and those other pesky marks.
- Pronouns: Figure out which is which and who does what to whom.
- Verbs: Get a little action into your sentences.