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Published: 10 October 2013

272 Pages | 10 tables


ISBN: 9780199002306

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Practical Grammar

A Canadian Writer's Resource

Third Edition

Maxine Ruvinsky

  • One-stop grammar resource. A simplified but comprehensive approach to learning the basics of English grammar that includes an introduction to parts of speech and sentence elements as well as an explanation of punctuation and how to avoid common errors.
  • Readable and engaging. The clear structure and language take the guesswork out of mastering grammar.
  • Up-to-date documentation guidelines. APA, MLA, and Chicago have been fully updated to provide an accurate and accessible reference that students will refer to when writing.
  • New and improved drills and exercises. Over 1000 in-chapter drills and review exercises increase your operational knowledge of grammar, allowing you to apply new knowledge to your writing.
  • New content on key topics. New content on pronouns, active/passive voice, objective case, and dangling modifiers ensure that this text is a comprehensive guide to grammar.
  • Canadian. Written by a Canadian expert in her field specifically for Canadian students.
  • Compact format. Small and portable; easy to carry around campus.

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