Description - How Not to Write by Terence Denman
The easy-to-understand (non-boring) grammar guide you've been waiting for How good is your grasp of grammar? Do you write clearly and concisely - or not? Effective communication through writing - letters, emails, reports, surveys, magazines and other publications - is what many businesses depend on. But how many of us know how language works? We all tend to be a little hazy when it comes to the principles of grammar, a problem which the grammar-free schools of the last thirty years have contributed to. Despite our best intentions we often end up creating confusing, jumbled or even impenetrable writing. Essential Office Grammar sets out the basics clearly, concentrating on only those aspects of grammar that are needed by the office writer. You won't find baffling terminology such as subjunctive clauses, gerunds and declensions herel Traditionally, grammar is as exciting as watching paint dry, but Terry Denman injects humour and keeps his tone light. This book will brush up your grammar and writing skills and increase your confidence.
Identifies and clarifies common confusions; Takes a down-to earth approach to grammar; Includes simple exercises; Contains an A-Z of important grammatical terms
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(205mm x 135mm x 16mm)
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Author Biography - Terence Denman
Terence Denman has been an instructor with the UK-based Plain English Campaign for the last six years. He has trained hundreds of people from both the public and private sectors in how to write clearly and concisely.