You will learn all the basics of good writing, starting with common grammatical issues and developing a writing style. The Everything Grammar and Style Book is packed with guidelines for effective writing, from good word choice and proper punctuation to developing narrative voice and paragraph organization. Including helpful lists of the most commonly misspelled and misused words, The Everything Grammar and Style Book has all of the ingredients necessary to help you become a great writer.
The 999 most commonly misspelled words
Secrets of root words, suffixes, and prefixes
Figures of speech
Passive versus active voice
Effective revision techniques
Steps to mastering difficult punctuation