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The Resource Essentials of English, Vincent F. Hopper, Cedric Gale, Ronald C. Foote ; revised by Benjamin W. Griffith

Essentials of English, Vincent F. Hopper, Cedric Gale, Ronald C. Foote ; revised by Benjamin W. Griffith

Label
Essentials of English
Title
Essentials of English
Statement of responsibility
Vincent F. Hopper, Cedric Gale, Ronald C. Foote ; revised by Benjamin W. Griffith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1906-1976
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Hopper, Vincent F.
Dewey number
428.2
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1112
LC item number
.H64 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1964
  • 1906-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gale, Cedric
  • Foote, Ronald C
  • Griffith, Benjamin W
  • Hopper, Vincent F.
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  • English language
  • English language
Label
Essentials of English, Vincent F. Hopper, Cedric Gale, Ronald C. Foote ; revised by Benjamin W. Griffith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Formerly published as: Essentials of effective writing"--T.p. verso
  • "A practical handbook covering all the rules of English grammar and writing style"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The word -- The sentence and its parts -- Sentence errors -- Logic and clarity -- Emphasis, consistency, and appropriateness -- The paragraph -- The writer's approach to the subject
  • The word : The noun ; The pronoun ; The verb ; The adjective and the adverb ; The verbal ; Prepositions and conjunctions ; Sentence connectors ; The interjection -- The sentence and its parts : The subject and the predicate -- Sentence errors : Sentence fragments ; Run-on sentence: comma fault ; The fused sentence -- Logic and clarity : Agreement of subject and verb ; Agreement of pronoun and antecedent ; Faulty pronoun reference ; Case ; Dangling modifiers ; Misplaced modifiers ; Split constructions ; Faulty comparison ; Omission of necessary words -- Emphasis, consistence, and appropriateness : Emphasis ; Consistency ; Variety -- Punctuation : Terminal punctuation ; The comma ; Misuse of the comma ; The semicolon ; The colon ; The dash ; The hyphen ; The apostrophe ; Parentheses and brackets ; Quotations and quotation marks ; Italics -- The paragraph : The paragraph defined -- The writer's approach to the subject : Select and adapt a subject with care ; Determine your fundamental purpose in writing ; Gather and record your material ; Make a plan of your writing ; Write the essay from the plan ; Begin and end the paper properly ; Adopt an appropriate mood, tone, and manner ; Avoid wordiness ; In descriptive writing use a principle of organization ; In persuasive writing use logical arguments and avoid fallacies ; Writing about literature ; Writing a resume ; Preparing a manuscript -- Glossary of words and phrases frequently misused -- Which prepositions go with which verbs? -- Conjugations and principal parts
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
xvi, 240 p.
Isbn
9780764143168
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009033312
System control number
  • 1814464
  • (OCoLC)ocn432315140
  • (OCoLC)432315140
  • 1814464
Label
Essentials of English, Vincent F. Hopper, Cedric Gale, Ronald C. Foote ; revised by Benjamin W. Griffith
Publication
Note
  • "Formerly published as: Essentials of effective writing"--T.p. verso
  • "A practical handbook covering all the rules of English grammar and writing style"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The word -- The sentence and its parts -- Sentence errors -- Logic and clarity -- Emphasis, consistency, and appropriateness -- The paragraph -- The writer's approach to the subject
  • The word : The noun ; The pronoun ; The verb ; The adjective and the adverb ; The verbal ; Prepositions and conjunctions ; Sentence connectors ; The interjection -- The sentence and its parts : The subject and the predicate -- Sentence errors : Sentence fragments ; Run-on sentence: comma fault ; The fused sentence -- Logic and clarity : Agreement of subject and verb ; Agreement of pronoun and antecedent ; Faulty pronoun reference ; Case ; Dangling modifiers ; Misplaced modifiers ; Split constructions ; Faulty comparison ; Omission of necessary words -- Emphasis, consistence, and appropriateness : Emphasis ; Consistency ; Variety -- Punctuation : Terminal punctuation ; The comma ; Misuse of the comma ; The semicolon ; The colon ; The dash ; The hyphen ; The apostrophe ; Parentheses and brackets ; Quotations and quotation marks ; Italics -- The paragraph : The paragraph defined -- The writer's approach to the subject : Select and adapt a subject with care ; Determine your fundamental purpose in writing ; Gather and record your material ; Make a plan of your writing ; Write the essay from the plan ; Begin and end the paper properly ; Adopt an appropriate mood, tone, and manner ; Avoid wordiness ; In descriptive writing use a principle of organization ; In persuasive writing use logical arguments and avoid fallacies ; Writing about literature ; Writing a resume ; Preparing a manuscript -- Glossary of words and phrases frequently misused -- Which prepositions go with which verbs? -- Conjugations and principal parts
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
6th ed.
Extent
xvi, 240 p.
Isbn
9780764143168
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009033312
System control number
  • 1814464
  • (OCoLC)ocn432315140
  • (OCoLC)432315140
  • 1814464

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