Grammar in Plain English (Paperback)

By Harriet Diamond, M.A., Phyllis Dutwin, M.A.

Barrons Educational Series, 9780764147869, 384pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2012

List Price: 14.99*
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This newly updated English grammar manual is ideal for self-teaching and classroom study, for adults preparing for the GED, as well as for ESL students, and for all others who need to improve their skills in basic English usage. Topics include:
  • Mastering sentence structure
  • Adding descriptive words and phrases correctly
  • Following rules of agreement between nouns and verbs
  • Understanding time
  • Balancing sentences to reflect coordinated thoughts
  • Applying basic writing principles
  • Spelling, capitalization, punctuation, and much more

Twenty-two lessons cover English grammar rules and usage and include practice exercises and answers throughout, along with periodic review.