Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies

Author: June Casagrande
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101221380
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They’re all a heck of a lot more interesting than reading about predicate nominatives and hyphens. June Casagrande knows this and has invented a whole new twist on the grammar book.

Mortal Syntax

Author: June Casagrande
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101221283
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The only fun, friendly, and surefire defense against the grammar snobs Having already made a name for herself with Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies, now in its fifth printing, June Casagrande returns with Mortal Syntax, taking on the 101 ...

Everyday Editing

Author: Jeff Anderson
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571107096
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Why. Do. My. Students. Hate. Grammar. and. Editing? Grammar snobs come in
two forms: amateur and pro. Amateur grammar snobs are a lot like amateur
gynecologists—they're everywhere, they're all too eager to offer their services,
and they're anything but gentle. —June Casagrande, Grammar Snobs Are Great
Big Meanies: A Guide to Languagefor Fun and Spite (2006) ...

Ain Thology

Author: Patricia Donaher
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443878723
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The error of ain't. College English 26(2), 91-104. Baron, Dennis. (1994). Guide to
home language repair. Urbana, Illinois: NCTE. Casagrande, June. (2006).
Grammar snobs are great big meanies: A guide to language for fun & spite. New
York, NY: Penguin. —. (2008). Mortal syntax: 101 language choices that will get
you clobbered by the grammar snobs—even if you're right. New York, NY:
Penguin. Denham, Kristin, & Lobeck, Anne. (2010) Linguistics for everyone: An
introduction.

Things That Make Us Sic

Author: Martha Brockenbrough
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781429985420
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Praise -June Casagrande, author of Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies "
From her founding of the hilariously named SPOGG (Society for the Promotion of
Good Grammar) to her diligently penned correction letters, Martha
Brockenbrough delights grammar mavens while inducing giggles, She's a tidal
wave of grammar fun." — Mignon Fogarty, author of Grammar Girl's Quick and
Dirty Tips for Better Writing "Do you ever feel badly or get nauseous? Things That
Make Us ISic] will ...

Garner On Language And Writing

Author: Bryan A. Garner
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781604424454
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Golden Gate University Law Review (periodical), 220 Golden Rule for drafting,
175 Goldfarb, Neal, 359 Goldfarb, Ronald L., 383 Goldsmith, Charles, 646
Goldstein, Norm, 643, 645, 731 Goldstein, Tom, 383 Golf Digest (periodical), 658
Goluboff, Risa L., 495 gonorrhea, 527 Good Advice on Writing (Safire & Safir),
722 good and effectual, 314 "Goodbye to Footnotes" (Mikva), 481 "Goodbye to
the Bluebook" (Posner), 484 Gooden, Philip, 676 Good English: How to Write It (
Vallins), 343 ...

Garner S Modern English Usage

Author: Bryan Garner
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190491485
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Weiss, Edmond H. The Elements of International Style. Armonk, N.Y.: M.E.
Sharpe. 2006 Casagrande, June. Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies. N.Y.:
Penguin. Halpern, Mark. Language and Human Nature. Berkeley: Regent Press.
Liberman, Mark; and Geoffrey K. Pullum. Far from the Madding Gerund and Other
Dispatches from Language Log. Wilsonville, Or.: William, James & Co. Nunberg,
Geoffrey. Talking Right. N.Y.: PublicAffairs. Yagoda, Ben. When You Catch an
Adjective, ...

How To Study In College

Author: Walter Pauk
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285632885
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If you feel that you could use a review of grammar, there are good texts that
provide answers for most of your grammatical questions. Some of them are
actually quite entertaining. Here's a brief list of some popular books on English
grammar: Casagrande, June. Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies: A Guide to
Language for Fun and Spite. New York: Penguin, 2006. Diamond, Harriet, and
Phyllis Dutwin. Grammar in Plain English, 5th ed. New York: Barron's Educational
Series, 2012.

Grammar Girl Presents The Ultimate Writing Guide For Students

Author: Mignon Fogarty
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 1429966661
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New York: Harper Paperbacks, 1993. OTHER RESOURCES I USED TO WRITE
THIS BOOK The American Heritage Guide to Contemporary Usage and Style.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2005. Burchfield, R. W., ed. The New
Fowler's Modern English Usage. 3rd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996
. Casagrande, J. Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies. New York: Penguin
Books, 2006. Dictionary.com. http://dictionary.reference.com Hacker, D. A Writer's
Reference.

Grammar Girl S Quick And Dirty Tips For Better Writing

Author: Mignon Fogarty
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 9781429977494
Size: 63.26 MB
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Shaw, H. Punctuate It Right! New York: Harper Paperbacks, 1993. OTHER
RESOURCES I USED TO WRITE THIS BOOK The American Heritage Guide to
Contemporary Usage and Style. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2005.
Burchfield, R. W., ed. The New Fowler's Modern English Usage. 3rd ed. New
York: Oxford University Press, 1996. Casagrande, J. Grammar Snobs Are Great
Big Meanies. New York: Penguin Books, 2006. Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com
Unabridged (v1.1).