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Ideal for reference in the classroom or office, this brief and easy-to-navigate handbook puts clear and concise grammar, style, mechanics, and punctuation information, as well as strategies for writing paragraphs and essays, conducting research, and documenting sources at your fingertips.
Table of Contents
|Comma Splices and Fused Sentences|
|Subordination and Coordination|
|Precise Word Choice|
|The Semicolon and the Colon|
|The Period and Other Punctuation|
|Spelling, the Spell Checker, and Hyphenation|
|Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Numbers|
|Writing and Reading Rhetorically|
|Planning and Drafting Essays|
|Revising and Editing Essays|
|Writing in Business|
|Finding Sources Online, in Print, and in the Field|
|Evaluating Print and Online Sources|
|Using Sources Effectively and Responsibly|
|Glossary of Usage|
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