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English Usage By Peter Beaven
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This work grows out of a fruitless search to find a familiar English usage book still in print. That absence was one indication that some aspects of teaching English had fallen by the curricular... More > wayside, namely: grammar – the rules for generating correct sentences — and syntax — for creating sensible ones. The uncertain grounding in their native language was validated in a test of local business members. The experiment uncovered a yawning gulf in English usage competency favoring the educational generation over 50. As a remedy to that schooling deficit — and to prepare younger students for college admissions testing — this tutor’s guide to literacy presumes only grade school knowledge of the devious ways of English sentence structure and diction.< Less
English Abusage By John Willard
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These practice tests target abusage: the most common errors in English usage as defined by grammar — the rules for forming correct sentences — and by syntax — the conventions for... More > making sensible sentences. The exercises are intended to issue warnings of prose missteps, to aid in recognizing abusage and offer preventive practice, and to promote, with mastery of usage, a confident writer.< Less
How I Kicked the MCAT's Ass By Alex Wills
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YOUR GUIDE TO MASTERING ANY TEST. ~~~~~ Save a ton of money! ~~~~ Where the rubber meets the road: How to Study Smarter Not Harder and How to do it without wasting one more cent on the latest... More > gimmicks and expensive test prep company marketing schemes. How to get all you need for free! Save money. Save time. Simple. ~~~~~~~~~~~~Make this the last book you ever have to buy.< Less
English Structure and Usage: Book 1, Structure By Peter Beaven
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This book teaches the rules of grammar, syntax, and writing in a clear and systematic way. It also serves a workbook, with plenty of exercises to help students identify and remedy their weak points.... More > In the short term, this book will help middle and high school students perform better on standardized admissions tests, such as the SSAT and SAT. More importantly, it provides a strong foundation that will improve students’ communication skills throughout their lives. Book I, “Structure,” covers the different parts of speech and their roles in sentences. Students will learn how to diagram sentences, which will help them avoid common errors such as: writing sentence fragments; confusing the use of “I” and “me”; and using adjectives when adverbs are appropriate.< Less