Synopses & Reviews
The best-selling grammar guide gets a fresh, new cover design for Fall 2002.
This easy-to-use reference book helps you edit your writing before someone else reads it.
Parts of speech * Irregular nouns and verbs
The 100 Most Commonly Confused and Misused Words
What Makes a Good Sentence
Capitalization * Contractions * Compound Words * Idioms Abbreviations * Punctuation * Spelling * Acronyms
About the Author
Marvin Terban is a bestselling, award-winning author of more than 30 books for children, most of them about the English language. Called a "master of wordplay" by the American Library Association's Booklist and "Mr. English for Kids" by the Children's Book-of-the-Month Club, Marvin is truly an expert on teaching the art of language. For over 40 years, Marvin has taught English, Latin, Public Speaking, Theater, and other subjects at Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School in New York City.