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Great reference book September 27, 2011
For its price range, this book is the best of the best. You wont find a book that's this helpful for less than $30. It's a good book to keep after your done using it for school as well. I lost my first copy, and bought a replacement because this book is so helpful and easy to read. I have used it more than any other book in college. If you have a paper to write, start with this book. You will thank me later!
EasyWriter with 2009 MLA and 2010 APA Updates : A Pocket Reference: stars based on 1 user reviews.
Click here to find out more about the 2009 MLA Updates and the 2010 APA Updates . All writers make choices -- and better choices get better results.EasyWriterdistills Andrea Lunsford's teaching and research into the essentials that today's writers need to make good choices in any rhetorical situation. In addition to Lunsford's trademark attention to language, critical thinking, and argument,EasyWriternow reflects the results of new research into student writing and offers expanded, up-to-the-minute coverage of the writing process, research and documentation, and writing in the disciplines -- all in a pocket handbook that's easy to use, easy to carry, and easy to afford.
ANDREA A. LUNSFORD is professor of English at Stanford University and also teaches at the Bread Loaf School of English. A past chair of CCCC, she has won the major publication awards in both the CCCC and MLA. She is the author of The Everyday Writer, Third Edition (Bedford/St. Martin's, 2005); The St. Martin's Handbook, Fifth Edition (Bedford/St. Martin's, 2003); The Presence of Others, Fourth Edition (Bedford/St. Martin's, 2004), and Everything's an Argument, Third Edition (Bedford/St. Martin's, 2004), with John Ruszkiewicz; and Everything's an Argument with Readings, Third Edition (Bedford/St. Martin's, 2004), with John Ruszkiewicz and Keith Walters.
Table of Contents
1 A Writer’s Choices
2 Exploring, Planning, and Drafting
3 Critical Thinking and Argument
4 Writing for Other Media
5 Writing in the Disciplines
6 Designing Documents
8 Subject-Verb Agreement
9 Adjectives and Adverbs
10 Modifier Placement
12 Comma Splices and Fused Sentences
13 Sentence Fragments
14 Consistency and Completeness
15 Coordination and Subordination
PUNCTUATION AND MECHANICS
21 End Punctuation
23 Quotation Marks
24 Other Punctuation
26 Abbreviations and Numbers
29 Writing to the World
30 Language That Builds Common Ground
31 Varieties of Language
32 Word Choice
33 Writing in U.S. Academic Genres
34 Sentence Structure
35 Nouns and Noun Phrases
36 Verbs and Verb Phrases
37 Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases
38 Conducting Research
39 Evaluating Sources and Taking Notes
40 Integrating Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism
41 Writing a Research Project
42 MLA Style
43 APA Style
44 Chicago Style
45 CSE Style