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My Grammar and I... Or Should That Be Me?
How to Speak and Write It Right
By J.A. Wines and Caroline Taggart , Caroline Taggart
Subject: Bestselling I Used to Know That Series
Hardcover | 176 pages | 5 3/8 x 8
US$14.95 | CAN$15.95
Publication Date: 2009-07-09
For anyone who has ever been stumped by apostrophes or the difference between they’re their, and there, here’s a practical, humorous guide on how to avoid language pitfalls. Gain confidence as a speaker and writer with this refresher course on:
And, for those grammar know-it-alls, there are entertaining “Smart Aleck” trivia boxes, anecdotes, witticisms, and more. Clever and informative, this is the ideal gift for all English-language sticklers.
Make this and all of the Blackboard Books™ a permanent fixture on your eReader, and you’ll have instant access to searchable knowledge. Whether you need homework help or want to win that trivia game, this series is the trusted source for fun facts.
“My Grammar and I is the most thorough yet accessible guide to speaking and writing correctly that I’ve come across; deserving a spot on the shelf next to my battered, dog-eared, highlighted copy of Elements of Style. ” —Curious Villager (Blog)
J. A. Wines is a graduate of Oxford University and the author of several books on grammar and trivia.