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Master punctuation, capitalization, and spelling with Schaum's--the high-performance study guide. It will help you cut study time, hone writing skills, and achieve your personal best on exams!
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Inside, you will find:
- Clear guidelines to correct punctuation, capitalization, and spelling
- Hints for improving the quality of your written assignments in any course
- 110 answered exercises that include 1,311 items of punctuation, capitalization, and spelling
- Handy spelling lists
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About the Author
Eugene Ehrlich, Ph.D., (Mamaroneck, NY) is professor emeritus of English Literature at Columbia University and has been a commentator for National Public Radio.
Table of Contents
The Period, the Question Mark, and the Exclamation Point
The Semicolon and the Colon
Parentheses and Brackets
The Dash and the Hyphen
Italics and Ellipsis
Punctuation of Footnotes, Bibliographies, and Letters