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APA/MLA Guidelines
Anyone writing a paper will need to use one of the two main documentation forms in this guide: Modern Language Association (MLA) and American Psychological Association (APA). This 3-Panel laminated guide includes:

APA SECTION
  • Writing for the Behavioral Social Sciences
  • Plagiarism Issues
  • Preparing Manuscripts
  • Writing Clearly & Concisely
  • Mechanics of Style
    1. Punctuation
    2. Common Abbreviations Used in APA Journals
    3. Statistics Used in Text
  • Crediting Sources
  • The Publishing Process
MLA SECTION
  • What Is MLA Style?
  • Research & Writing
  • Plagiarism & Academic Integrity
  • Reference Citation Format
    1. Scholarly Journals
    2. Web Sources

142321758
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College & University Writing Essentals
Subjects covered include reading skills, the active reading process, basic composition, narration in the first or third person, writing about literature, images, metaphors and symbols, themes in literature, research assignments, and creative writing. Subjects covered include reading skills, the active reading process, basic composition, narration in the first or third person, writing about literature, images, metaphors and symbols, themes in literature, research assignments, and creative writing.
087891964
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Commonly Misspelled and Confused Words
A collection of the most popular misspelled, confused and misused words.

6-page laminated guide includes:

• listing of commonly misspelled words
• listing of frequently misused/confused words
157222788

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Desk Reference for Editors, Writers and Proofreaders
Includes style sheet templates, a list of editor’s symbols, comprehensive editing and proofreading checklists, and guides to commonly misspelled and confused words.
007147000
Price: $23.95

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Easy Writing Skills, Step-by-Step
This book features: Large step-by-step charts breaking down each step within a process and showing clear connections between topics and annotations to clarify difficulties. Stay-in-step panels show how to cope with variations to the core steps. Step-it-up exercises link practice to the core steps already presented. Missteps and stumbles highlight common errors to avoid.
007177451
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English Composition & Style
Guide to how "elements of style" function in the composition and editing process of writing. Useful for any student from middle school through college as a quick-reference writing tool.

4-page laminated guide includes:

· word choice & diction
· exactness & conciseness
· audience, structure & glossary
· establishing purpose & pattern
· developing a thesis
· generating material & the first draft
· manuscript form & proofreading

and much more...
157222527

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Essays & Term Papers
Writing essays and term papers from the planning stages through completion.
142322288
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Grammar Pitfalls and Mistakes
Three panel (6-page) guide offers a concise review of tips to help improve skills in English grammar and word usage, which is sure to make it a hit with “grammarphobes” and word lovers, alike. Jam-packed with information that is divided into separate sections on grammar pitfalls and usage pitfalls, including:

•Subject–Verb Agreement
•Tense & Pronoun Shifts
•Run-on Sentences & Sentence Fragments
•Commas & Apostrophes
•Double Negatives
•Misused Modifiers
•Split Infinitives
•Redundancy
•Verb Form Mistakes
•Misused Words

And more!
142321421

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Merriam Webster's Guide to Punctuation and Style
How to punctuate a sentence; when to capitalize, italicize, or use quotation marks; how to form plurals, possessives, and compound words; when to use abbreviations; the right way to present numbers; how to handle common usage problems; and how to write footnotes, endnotes, and bibliographies.
087779921
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The Art of Styling Sentences
A must-have for any student or aspiring writer, this book reviews the fundamentals of good sentence structure.
076414783
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The Associated Press Stylebook 2013
The style of the Associated Press is the gold standard for news writing. With The AP Stylebook in hand, you can learn how to write and edit with the clarity and professionalism for which they are famous. Fully revised and updated, this new edition contains more than 3,000 A to Z entries—including more than 200 new ones—detailing the AP’s rules on grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, abbreviation, and word and numeral usage.
046508299
Price: $19.99

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The Gremlins of Grammar
Do you dare to split infinitives? Do you tremble at the thought of ending sentences with a preposition? Or are you totally clueless when it comes to making sense of syntax? Whether you're an aspiring wordsmith or an avowed grammar geek, you'll get a kick out of this witty instructional book that takes the bite out of American English. What you need to know about: The parts of speech: Be accurate in your use of adjectives, adverbs, and even interjections. Punctuation: Know where to stick your commas and those other pesky marks. Pronouns: Figure out which is which and which does what to whom. Verbs: Get a little action into your sentences. And much much more.
007145668
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Under the Grammar Hammer
Gives adults the tools they need to use English with confidence and ease. Tips are included for improving writing in home, school, and workplace settings in an easy-to-follow format.
156565647
Price: $14.95

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Write a Bestselling Thriller
Takes you on a journey through each component of the thriller, breaking the process down into key factors such as the Hero, the Trigger, the Story, Scenes and Style. The whole of the second part is devoted to the publishing process, while the book features hundreds of practical exercises.
144416868
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Writing Great Essays
Write the kinds of essays that will help you succeed in college and the professional world. This guide gives you clear, concise explanations on how to write a great essay.
007047170
Price: $14.99

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Writing Tips & Tricks
There is a reason why it’s called “writer’s block”: long writing projects are daunting regardless of whether you are a student writing an essay or a professional who suddenly must access those long-forgotten academic skills to write a report. Topics covered include: • The Writing Process • The Most Common Writing Errors • Sentence Structure • Organization • Idea Development • Usage & Grammar • Mechanics • Types of Academic Writing • and much more!
142321776
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