The Grouchy Grammarian.pdf

The Grouchy Grammarian

Thomas Parrish

Do you commit apostrophe atrocities?

Are you tormented by the lie/lay conundrum?

Do you find yourself stuck between floaters and danglers?

Do your subjects and your verbs refuse to agree?

If so, youre not alone. Some of the most prominent professionalsin TV broadcasting and at major newspapers and magazines-people whoreally should know better-are guilty of making all-too-commongrammatical errors. In this delightfully amusing, clever guide,Thomas Parrish points out real-life grammar gaffes from top-notchpublications such as the New York Times and the New Yorker toillustrate just how widespread these errors are. With red pen inhand, Parrishs fictional friend the Grouchy Grammarian leads thecharge, examining the forty-seven most common mistakes in Englishand imparting the basics of good grammar with a charming mixture offussiness and common sense. All of which makes The GrouchyGrammarian the most entertaining, accessible how-not-to guideyoull ever read.

The Grouchy Grammarian by Thomas Parrish I was rearranging books this morning (which means I was trying to cram the strays onto shelves and between bookends on tabletops) when I came across a copy of the only book I bought at the first Kentucky Book Fair I attended in 2002. The book is The Grouchy Grammarian written by Thomas Parrish. It is subtitled A How-Not-To Guide to the 47 Most Common The Grouchy Grammarian: A How-not-to Guide to …

2.89 MB DATEIGRÖSSE
9780471432869 ISBN
Englisch SPRACHE
The Grouchy Grammarian.pdf

Technik

PC und Mac

Lesen Sie das eBook direkt nach dem Herunterladen über "Jetzt lesen" im Browser, oder mit der kostenlosen Lesesoftware Adobe Digital Editions.

iOS & Android

Für Tablets und Smartphones: Unsere Gratis tolino Lese-App

Andere eBook Reader

Laden Sie das eBook direkt auf dem Reader im Hugendubel.de-Shop herunter oder übertragen Sie es mit der kostenlosen Software Sony READER FOR PC/Mac oder Adobe Digital Editions.

Reader

Öffnen Sie das eBook nach der automatischen Synchronisation auf dem Reader oder übertragen Sie es manuell auf Ihr tolino Gerät mit der kostenlosen Software Adobe Digital Editions.

Aktuelle Bewertungen

avatar
Sofia Voigt

I am the very model of an amateur grammarian. I have a little knowledge and I am authoritarian. But I make no apology for being doctrinarian

avatar
Matteo Müller

300 Progressive Sight Reading Exercises for Bass Guitar Large Print Version: Part One of Two, Exercises 1-150 download pdf

avatar
Noel Schulze

GROUCHY GRAMMARIAN PDF - itencyclopedia.info GROUCHY GRAMMARIAN PDF - The Grouchy Grammarian. A How-Not-To Guide to the 47 Most Common Mistakes in English Made by Journalists, Broadcasters, and Others Who Should Know. Review

avatar
Jason Lehmann

With red pen in hand, Parrishs fictional friend the Grouchy Grammarian leads the charge, examining the forty-seven most common mistakes in English and imparting the basics of good grammar with a charming mixture of fussiness and common sense. All of which makes The Grouchy Grammarian the most entertaining, accessible how-not-to guide youll ever GROUCHY GRAMMARIAN PDF - sportcipo.club

avatar
Jessica Kohmann

The Grouchy Grammarian: A How-Not-To Guide to … 08.10.2002 · The grouchy grammarian instructed me to tell you at the beginning that he can't teach anybody every individual thing and neither can I, but that we can "damn well" try to hound you into THINKING. Hence I begin with his fundamental rule: Think about what you're saying- know what it means and where it came from.