Grammar Girl s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

Terrified of using "who" when a "whom" is called for? Do you avoid the words "affect" and "effect" altogether? Grammar Girl is here to help! Mignon Fogarty, a.k.a.

Grammar Girl s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

Grammar Girl s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

Online sensation Grammar Girl makes grammar fun and easy in this New York Times bestseller Are you stumped by split infinitives? Terrified of using "who" when a "whom" is called for? Do you avoid the words "affect" and "effect" altogether? Grammar Girl is here to help! Mignon Fogarty, a.k.a. Grammar Girl, is determined to wipe out bad grammar—but she's also determined to make the process as painless as possible. A couple of years ago, she created a weekly podcast to tackle some of the most common mistakes people make while communicating. The podcasts have now been downloaded more than twenty million times, and Mignon has dispensed grammar tips on Oprah and appeared on the pages of The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and USA Today. Written with the wit, warmth, and accessibility that the podcasts are known for, Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing covers the grammar rules and word-choice guidelines that can confound even the best writers. From "between vs. among" and "although vs. while" to comma splices and misplaced modifiers, Mignon offers memory tricks and clear explanations that will help readers recall and apply those troublesome grammar rules. Chock-full of tips on style, business writing, and effective e-mailing, Grammar Girl's print debut deserves a spot on every communicator's desk.

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Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Mignon Fogarty
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-08 - Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

Online sensation Grammar Girl makes grammar fun and easy in this New York Times bestseller Are you stumped by split infinitives? Terrified of using "who" when a "whom" is called for? Do you avoid the words "affect" and "effect" altogether? Grammar Girl is here to help! Mignon Fogarty, a.k.a. Grammar
Grammar Girl Presents the Ultimate Writing Guide for Students
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Mignon Fogarty
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-05 - Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

Named to the International Reading Association's 2012 Teachers' Choice book list Grammar Girl Presents the Ultimate Writing Guide for Students is a complete and comprehensive guide to all things grammar from Grammar Girl, a.k.a. Mignon Fogarty, whose popular podcasts have been downloaded over twenty million times and whose first book,
Grammar Girl's Punctuation 911
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Mignon Fogarty
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-09 - Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

Previously published as part of Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing. Online sensation Grammar Girl makes punctuation fun and easy in Grammar Girl's Punctuation 911. Mignon Fogarty, a.k.a. Grammar Girl, is determined to wipe out bad punctuation—but she's also determined to make the process as painless as
The Grammar Devotional
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Mignon Fogarty
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-27 - Publisher: Holt Paperbacks

Millions of fans around the globe punctuate properly and communicate clearly thanks to Mignon Fogarty's practical and easy-to-remember advice about writing style and word usage. Her first book, Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing, hit the New York Times bestseller list, and her weekly grammar podcast has
Grammar Girl's 101 Troublesome Words You'll Master in No Time
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Mignon Fogarty
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-03 - Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

Millions of people around the world communicate better thanks to Mignon Fogarty, aka Grammar Girl, whose top-rated weekly grammar podcast has been downloaded more than 40 million times. Now she's turning her attention to solving your worst problems—one troublesome word at a time. Are you feeling "all right" or "alright"?

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