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Eats, shoots & leaves : the zero tolerance approach to punctuation

Author: Lynne Truss
Publisher: London : Profile Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Text and humorous examples emphasize the need for correct punctuation in written communication.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lynne Truss
ISBN: 1861976127 9781861976123
OCLC Number: 55019487
Description: x, 209 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The seventh sense --
The tractable apostrophe --
That'll do, comma --
Airs and graces --
Cutting a dash --
A little used punctuation mark (Hyphen) --
Merely conventional signs --
Bibliography.
Other Titles: Eats, shoots, and leaves
Responsibility: Lynne Truss.

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