The Handbook of Good English

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Simon and Schuster, 1991 - Education - 427 pages
From Simon & Schuster, The Handbook of Good English is Edward D. Johnson's comprehensive, easy-to-use guide to modern grammar, punctuation, usage, and style.

Now substantially revised and updated, this essential guide is arranged in an easy-to-follow, topical style that takes readers from the rules governing basic sentence structure to methods of achieving effective expression.
 

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Contents

GRAMMAR
1
PUNCTUATION
87
HOW TO STYLE WRITTEN
219
Dates
228
Titles of Officials and Names of Their Offices
234
Placenames
241
Foreign Words
256
Occasion and Intent
262
Tone
271
Revision
278
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Edward Johnson is the author of The Handbook of Good English, a Simon & Schuster book.