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Brevity and practicality are the hallmarks of Rules of Thumb. Reflecting the most current MLA, APA, and CMS documentation styles, the sixth edition remains the ideal handbook for improving grammar without overwhelming student writers with specialized terminology, or--at under $20 in most bookstores--with expense.
Table of Contents
|The Meaning of ""Rule of Thumb"" How to Use Rules of Thumb|
|The Basics: Spelling, Punctuation, And Grammar|
|A Word about Correctness Commonly Confused Words One Word or Two?|
|Spelling Capitalization Abbreviations and Numbers Apostrophes Consistent|
|Pronouns I vs. Me, She vs. Her, He vs.|
|Him, Who vs.|
|Whom Vague Pronouns Recognizing Complete Sentences Period or Comma?|
|Run-on Sentences and Sentence Fragments Feature|
|Using but, however, although Commas Semicolons Colons Dashes and Parenthese|
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