“With authority and humor, Arlene Miller covers every grammatical concept you’ll need to master your writing.” – Jeff Deck, co-author of The Great Typo Hunt: Two Friends Changing the World One Correction at a Time
“Thanks to The Best Grammar Workbook Ever, I can finally toss my dusty collection of pedantic grammar books! My nonnative English-speaking clients will particularly appreciate the supplemental resources, including frequently misspelled and mispronounced words. For those who want to write with clarity and effectiveness, this book is a must!” – Marjorie Feinstein-Whittaker, M.S., Speech and Communications Consultant, Owner of The Whittaker Group and Co-Founder of ESL Rules
Educators, Students, Parents, Professionals, Managers, and Anyone Who Needs to Write or Speak Correctly:
This book is for you!
- Comprehensive pre-test to see what you already know
- Clear explanations and examples of grammar basics, more advanced concepts, and common problems
- Over 100 practice exercises and chapter tests with a complete answer key
- Final test to see what you have learned
- Glossary of grammar terms
- Complete, detailed index
- Appendixes of commonly misspelled and mispronounced words
- Appendix of prefixes, suffixes, and common word roots
Here are just some of the topics covered: parts of speech, parts of a sentence, structures of sentences, infinitives, participles, gerunds, prepositional and appositive phrases, capitalization, punctuation (with a whole chapter on commas), verb voice and mood, irregular verbs, subject/verb and pronoun/antecedent agreement, fragments and run ons, misplaced modifiers, possessives, parallelism in writing, use of numbers, and an entire chapter on those pesky word pairs that are often confused.
“Grammar is the foundation of anything you write, and by extension, one’s professional reputation. This reference leaves no stone unturned. It belongs on the bookshelf of anyone who has to write anything, any time. Highly recommended.” – Peter Bowerman, multiple-award-winning author of The Well-Fed Writer and The Well-Fed Self-Publisher; www.wellfedwriter.com.