Woe is I: The Grammarphobe's Guide to Better English in Plain English by Patricia T. O'Conner
With delicious wit and a delightfully down-to-earth tone, this guide to grammar teaches the basics and subtleties of the language--without any of the jargon. "It's like Strunk and White combined with S. J. Perelman".--"The New York Times Book Review".
Grammar Smart by Princeton Review
An updated handbook of perfect grammar solves sticky grammatical dilemmas--such as "Joe and I or Joe and me," "further or farther," and "that or which"--to help readers express themselves more clearly, write better sentences, avoid grammatical errors, and become familiar with the rules and usage of grammar.
Spanish Verbs Tenses by Dorothy Devney Richmond
This convenient worktext gives students a unique approach to learning, remembering, and reviewing how to use Spanish verbs correctly. The book provides a systematic presentation and review of Spanish verb forms and explains when and why a certain verb tense should be used. "Practice Makes Perfect: Spanish Verb Tenses includes an impressive number of exercises and open-ended questions, numerous conjugation charts, a list of verbs and their prepositions, and Spanish-English and English-Spanish vocabulary lists.
The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language by Steven Pinker
This classic study of the development of the human language explains how language works, how it is learned, how it has evolved, and argues that language is a biological function.
Essentials of English Grammar: Practical Guide to the Mastery of English by L. Sue Baugh
In clear, concise terms, with lively examples, this convenient reference provides general usage rules for parts of speech, punctuation, capitalization, abbreviations, numbers, word division, spelling, and commonly confused words. This handy, easy-to-use guide provides essentials that are useful for people with the occasional question as well as those who are learning the basics. Style guidelines are included, with recommendations for achieving brevity, clarity and accuracy.
Business Style and Usage by Paul R. Martin
You Send Me: Getting It Right When You Write Online by Patricia T. O'Conner, Stewart Kellerman
English Grammar for Dummies by Geraldine Woods
The Dimwit's Dictionary: 5,000 Overused Word and Phrases and Alternatives to Them by Robert Hartwell Fiske
The Wall Street Journal Guide to Business Style and Usage by Paul R. Martin (Editor)
More Nitty-Gritty Grammar by Edith Hope Fine, Judith Pinkerton Josephson
The Penguin Dictionary of American English Usage and Style by Paul W. Lovinger
The Gregg Reference Manual by William A. Sabin
Word Court by Barbara Wallraff
The Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr., E.B. White, Roger Angell
Wired Style: Principles of English Usage in the Digital Age by Constance Hale, Jessie Scanlon
The New York Times Manual of Style and Usage by William G. Connolly, Allan M. Siegal
Words Fail Me: What Everyone Who Writes Should Know About Writing by Patricia T. O'Conner
Sleeping Dogs Don't Lay : Practical Advice for the Grammatically Challenged by Richard Lederer, Richard Dowis, Jim McLean (Illustrator)
Columbia Guide to Online Style by Janice Walker, Todd W. Taylor
Sin and Syntax: How to Craft Wickedly Effective Prose by Constance Hale
Style Meister: The Quick-Reference Custom Style Guide by Lana R. Castle
Woe is I by Patricia T. O'Connor