Both comprehensive and easy to use, the Oxford A-Z of Grammar and Punctuation is an essential tool for writing at home, in the office, and at school.
- Over 250 grammar and punctuation rules clearly explained
- Uses examples of real English to clarify grammatical points taken from the Oxford English Corpus
- The supplementary section gives an overview of grammatical terms and the structure of English sentences
- Contains special longer entries on a wide range of subjects
- Includes terms specified in the school of National Strategies, making it suitable for homework as well as general use
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Giving examples of real-world usage, the Oxford A-Z of Grammar and Punctuation provides information about grammar and punctuation that people need on a day-to-day basis. Arranged alphabetically, this dictionary contains entries for standard grammatical terms as well as dealing with related questions of usage. Readers of all levels will find this guide essential.
In addition to explaining basic terms such as 'split infinitive', 'participle', and 'adverb', entries also discuss whether to use 'may' or 'might', 'that' or 'which', and 'it's' or 'its'. The Oxford A-Z of Grammar and Punctuation gives the reader quick and easy access to the answers to these, and many other, questions of grammar completed with clear and coherent explanations, and illustrations across a broad range of topics.
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