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Dreyer's English : good advice for good writing (adapted for young readers)

Author: Benjamin Dreyer
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2021] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"An informative and witty guide to writing and grammar, written especially for a younger audience"--
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Genre/Form: Instructional and educational works
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dreyer, Benjamin,
Dreyer's English
New York : Delacorte Press, [2021]
(DLC) 2020040478
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Dreyer
ISBN: 9780593176801 0593176804 9780593176818 0593176812
OCLC Number: 1198088496
Notes: Includes index.
Target Audience: Ages 10 up
Description: 287 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The stuff in the front . The life-changing magic of tidying up (your prose) --
Assorted things to do (and not to do) with punctuation --
2, 3, go: the treatment of numbers --
A little grammar is a dangerous thing --
The realities of fiction --
The stuff in the back. Notes on, amid a list of, frequently and/or easily misspelled words --
Pet peeves --
The confusables --
Notes on proper nouns --
The trimmables --
The miscellany --
Outro: by the way of conclusion --
Things I like.
Responsibility: Benjamin Dreyer.

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"An informative and witty guide to writing and grammar, written especially for a younger audience"--

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