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Essentials of College English

Essentials of College English - 3rd edition

Essentials of College English - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780324201505

ISBN10: 0324201508

Essentials of College English by Mary Ellen Guffey - ISBN 9780324201505
Edition: 3RD 05
Copyright: 2005
Publisher: South-Western Publishing Co.
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International: No
Essentials of College English by Mary Ellen Guffey - ISBN 9780324201505

ISBN13: 9780324201505

ISBN10: 0324201508

Edition: 3RD 05

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Summary

Designed as a grammar/mechanics text, this fast-paced, economical text/workbook develops proficiency in grammar, punctuation, usage, and style. With the assistance of Dean Elizabeth Tice at the University of Phoenix, co-authors Mary Ellen Guffey and Carolyn M. Seefer have produced an accelerated refresher course guide aimed at motivated students. Essentials of College English is a no-frills grammar/mechanical review that combines value with authoritative coverage.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

UNIT 1. KNOWING THE NAMES.

1. Noouns.uns.
2. Possessive Nouns.
3. Pron

UNIT 2. SHOWING THE ACTION.

4. Verbs: Fundamentals, Voices, Tenses, and Parts.
5. Verb and Subject Agreement.
6. Verbals.

UNIT 3. MODIFYING AND CONNECTING WORDS.

7. Modifiers: Adjectives and Adverbs.
8. Prepositions.
9. Conjunctions to Join Equals.
10. Conjunctions to Join Unequals.

UNIT 4. PUNCTUATING SENTENCES.

11. Commas.
12. Semicolons and Colons.
13. Other Punctuation.

UNIT 5. WRITING WITH STYLE.

14. Capitalization.
15. Numbers.
16. Effective Sentences.

Appendix.
Developing Spelling Skills.
Answers to Reinforcement Exercises.
"Spot the Blooper" Explanations.
Index.

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