THE MCGRAW-HILL HANDBOOK OF ENGLISH GRAMMAR AND USAGE
Those pesky dangling modifiers, split infinitives, and comma splices infect our spoken and written language with such frequency that even native English speakers find it difficult to determine what’s right and what’s wrong!
The McGraw–Hill Handbook of English Grammar and Usage shows you how to fix these everyday English language mistakes. With commonsense, easy–to–remember usage tips throughout, this handbook features incorrect and correct grammatical examples, a short review of basic grammar, a glossary, and more.
This second edition includes a chapter dedicated to grammar and its usage in digital communication, including texting, e–mail, social media, and new technology, so you can communicate correctly in any format.
Whether your skills need drastic improvement or a quick brush–up, The McGraw–Hill Handbook of English Grammar and Usage will get your grammar back on the right track with:
- Straightforward explanations of common mistakes and why they happen
- Hundreds of correct and incorrect sentence examples, with errors clearly marked
- Quick tips for fixing your most stubborn grammatical mishaps
- Catchy memory aids for writing correctly the first time