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Fun With Scrabble Homonyms and Beyond Guide to Pronunciation

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I came up with this idea upon noticing the Scrabble dictionaries did not have the pronunciations so I thought of making it into a fun book and at the same time helping the reader/player recall certain words such as blagging, cwm, mux, offal, stonking, and woopie, including my attempt at using them in the same sentence. With over 2,000 sets of homonyms and more than 5,000 words, I also have bonuses at the end of the book to add some more fun.

Guide to Reference Books for School Media Centers

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The Handy English Grammar Answer Book

Author : Christine A. Hult
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Whether it’s for a professional document, a school paper, an Internet blog, or something more personal, effective communication depends on clear, concise, and grammatically correct writing. Punctuation, spelling, and grammar rules can trip up anyone, while organization and word choice can make writing memorable—or banal. The Handy English Grammar Answer Book is an engaging guide to writing with clarity for all occasions. It offers fundamental principles, grammar rules, and punctuation advice, as well as insights on writing for different occasions and audiences. From a brief history of the English language to the deconstruction—and explanation—of the different parts of a sentence, and from showing how to punctuate correctly to how to organize a well-argued essay, this easy-to-use reference answers nearly 500 questions and offers fun facts on the English language and its usage, including How did English become a language spoken worldwide? What is a sentence fragment? When do I use “that” versus “which”? How do I use materials ethically on my own websites? How do I write an outline? Several appendices, including model papers and sample writing for every occasion, a glossary of commonly used terms, a bibliography, and an index add to the book's usefulness.

A Practical Guide to Appellate Advocacy

Author : Mary Beth Beazley
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Mary Beth Beazley’s highly regarded A Practical Guide to Appellate Advocacy is a comprehensive student-focused guide to writing appellate briefs. Written in an understandable, direct writing style, this concise paperback’s effective structure centers on a four-point approach to writing and breaks each point down into key elements that are then treated in-depth. New to the Fifth Edition: New bullets at the end of each chapter reviewing major takeaways Expanded coverage of research advice in Chapter 3, including discussion on Boolean searches A new chapter on using statutes in briefs, covering Reading statutes effectively Making statutory interpretation arguments Research techniques for statutory interpretation arguments Professors and students will benefit from: Student-friendly writing that is easy to read and understand Annotated examples – both good and bad – that help students understand why certain methods are effective Chapters on effective use of cases and statutes that address common problems experienced by students Numerous formulas that make learning and remembering easy: Creac Formula for effective topic sentences Formula for effective case descriptions ""Template"" formula for effective signals to the reader Teaching materials include: Powerpoints with effective examples and teaching notes Self-grading guidelines and examples of self-grading of effective and ineffective legal writing

Reference Books in Paperback an Annotated Guide

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Scholastic Pocket Dictionary of Synonyms Antonyms and Homonyms

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Suggests words with related and opposite meanings for hundreds of entries, and differentiates the meaning of different words with the same pronunciation.

Walford s Guide to Reference Material Science and technology

Author : Albert John Walford
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A revised and updated guide to reference material. It contains selective and evaluative entries to guide the enquirer to the best source of reference in each subject area, be it journal article, CD-ROM, on-line database, bibliography, encyclopaedia, monograph or directory. It features full critical annotations and reviewers' comments and comprehensive author-title and subject indexes. The contents include: mathematics; astronomy and surveying; physics; chemistry; earth sciences; palaeontology; anthropology; biology; natural history; botany; zoology; patents and interventions; medicine; engineering; transport vehicles; agriculture and livestock; household management; communication; chemical industry; manufactures; industries, trades and crafts; and the building industry.

Writer s Manual

Author : Edward Fry
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Contemporary'sWriter's Manual: A Student Resource for Improving Writingcontains a 7,000-word spell-checker list as well as easily accessible rules for spelling, capitalization, punctuation, grammar, types and uses of writing, the writing process, story starters, and literary terms in a reliable student reference book.

Thomson Handbook Instructors Edition

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Devices and Diversions for Vitalizing Teaching in Intermediate and Grammar Grades

Author : Alhambra Georgia Deming
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Browne s Phonographic Monthly and Reporters Journal

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The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation

Author : Jane Straus
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The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation is filled with easy-to-understand rules,real-world examples, dozens of reproducible exercises, and pre- and post-tests. This handy workbook is ideal for teachers, students in middle school through college, ESL students, homeschoolers, and professionals. Valuable for anyone who takes tests or writes reports, letters, Web pages, e-mails, or blogs, The Blue Book offers instant answers to everyday English usage questions.

General Reference Books for Adults

Author : Marion Sader
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The Publishers Weekly

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At Your Finger Tips

Author : Barbara B. Halpern
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This guide is a reference tool for formatting letters, envelopes, memos, and reports. Written for the computer user who has limited experience in formatting business documents in a professional setting, the text is basic, easy to understand, and easy to follow.

A Subject Index of the Modern Works Added to the Library of the British Museum in the Years 1891 1895

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Subject Index of the Modern Works Added to the Library of the British Museum in the Years

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The Arrow Writer s Handbook

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A quick reference guide to improve your writing: the writing process; spelling strategies; grammar and usage; style, and more!

American Reference Books Annual

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1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.