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The Queen's English and how to use it

Author: Bernard C Lamb
Publisher: London : Michael O'Mara Books Limited, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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What is good English, and why do we need it? The Queen's English shows how the English language, used properly, has great power to instruct, move and entertain people, but used incorrectly, can lead to a lack of clarity and confusion. This book informs in a light-hearted way, reminding readers how to use the basics of grammar, punctuation and spelling, as well as further teaching them new tips and tricks of style,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard C Lamb
ISBN: 9781782434344 1782434348
OCLC Number: 918565071
Notes: Originally published: 2010.
Description: 256 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Bernard C. Lamb.

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Practical, authoritative and entertaining, this book reminds readers how to use the basics of grammar, punctuation and spelling. It also teaches them new tips and tricks of style and vocabulary to  Read more...

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"Having been asked many times if he could recommend a definitive guide to use of our glorious language and not satisfied that the right book existed, Lamb wrote it himself." "Yorkshire Post"" "Covers Read more...

 
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