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Author McKenzie, Margaret, 1944-

Title Handbook for writers and editors : grammar, usage and punctuation / Margaret Mckenzie
Edition Third edition
Published Blackburn South, Victoria : Dundas Press, 2004

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Description 219 pages ; 28 cm
Contents Parts of speech -- Parts of a sentence -- Common grammatical errors -- Sentence errors -- Editing for punctuation -- Checklist for writers and editors -- Glossary of terms
Summary This book provides a comprehensive coverage of the principles of grammar, punctuation, and the practice of common usage by providing: clear definitions and explanations ; examples of correct and incorrect use ; practice exercises with answer ; extensive exercises ; a review exercise at the end of each section ; an editing checklist ; a list of recommended references ; a glossary of terms
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: page 205
Audience For professional writing students, practising writers and editors
Subject English language -- Grammar.
English language -- Problems, exercises, etc.
English language -- Rhetoric -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
English language -- Rhetoric.
English language -- Grammar -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Problems and exercises.
Handbooks and manuals.
LC no. 00002531
ISBN 0957862911 paperback
Other Titles Writers and editors