By Richard Lederer,John Shore
Are you confounded through commas, addled through apostrophes, or queasy approximately citation marks? Do you think a bracket is simply a aid for a wall shelf, a touch is anything you are making for the lavatory, and a colon and semicolon are huge and small intestines? if that is so, language humorists Richard Lederer and John Shore (with the sprightly reduction of illustrator Jim McLean), have written the proper booklet to assist make your written phrases completely designated and punctuationally profound.
Don't count on Comma Sense to be a dry, educational tome. to the contrary, the authors convey how each one mark of punctuation—no topic how probably arcane—can be without difficulty linked to an exceptional American icon: the underrated but robust interval with Seabiscuit; the jazzy semicolon with Duke Ellington; even the insurgent apostrophe with famed outlaw Jesse James. yet this e-book is far greater than a flight of caprice. while you have got comprehensive Comma experience, you'll not just have mastered every thing you want to learn about punctuation via Lederer and Shore's uncomplicated, transparent, and right-on-the-mark ideas, you should have rejoiced doing so. when you are performed giggling and studying, you may be a veritable punctuation whiz, able to make your marks properly, sensitively, and effectively.
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