Painless Grammar

Barron's Educational Series
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This very approachable text combines instruction in parts of speech and sentence structure with down-to-earth examples, funny illustrations, and examination of some of the more amusing and peculiar words in the English language. A chapter on clear e-mail communication and etiquette is brand new in this edition, as are many of the author's challenging "Brain Ticklers." Her helpful chapter on how to edit a school paper has also been heavily revised and updated.
Barron's popular "Painless Series " of study guides for middle school and high school students offer a lighthearted, often humorous approach to their subjects, transforming details that might once have seemed boring or difficult into a series of interesting and mentally challenging ideas. Most titles in the series feature many fun-to-solve "Brain Tickler" problems with answers at the end of each chapter.


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About the author

Rebecca Elliott is a british writer and illustrator of the Zoo Girl, which was nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal.

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Publisher
Barron's Educational Series
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Published on
Aug 31, 2006
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Pages
278
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ISBN
9780764181177
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Language
English
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Genres
Juvenile Nonfiction / Language Arts / General
Juvenile Nonfiction / Language Arts / Grammar
Language Arts & Disciplines / Grammar & Punctuation
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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