From the typing pool to top management, good grammar makes good business sense. A clear, concise writing style is the key to making your ideas stand out and keeping your career on track.
Dianna Booher, president of the Houston-based Booher Writing Consultants, offers an innovative, entertaining, step-by-step approach that makes the principles of grammar pleasant to learn and easy to remember. Whether you need to brush up on the basics or fine-tune your style, the answers are at your fingertips in Good Grief, Good Grammar. It’s a comprehensive guide to: — Correct word usage — Sentence structure — Phrases and clauses — Voice, verb tense, and mood — Punctuation, spelling, and capitalization — Common errors such as split infinitives and dangling participles, and how to avoid them.
Plus a series of fun-to-take tests to gauge your language skills and your progress.
Dianna Booher is a business-communication strategist, speaker, and an author of numerous books. She’s the recipient of an American Library Association’s Best Nonfiction of the Year Award, a member of the Speaker Hall of Fame, and one of Successful Meeting magazine’s… More about Dianna Booher
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Published by Ballantine Books May 29, 1989| 272 Pages| 4-3/16 x 6-7/8| ISBN 9780449216811