In today's online world, you need to write well -- whether you're sending an email, posting on Facebook, chatting on a dating site, or writing a business letter. Writing Well (for the Rest of Us) is an incredibly practical book on how to write better English. Perfect for anyone, it's also useful for junior or high school students, and even foreign language students.
Written in simple English, this is a book on writing made "for the rest of us". In fact, you don't even need to know grammar rules. The author leads you through tips on writing better English in a fun, relaxed and entertaining style.
In addition, you'll clear up many confusing ideas in English, and learn fascinating insights into the history of this extraodinary language.
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There's so much to gain by writing well.
This book is not for those who know how to write well. It's for everyone else. Ever wondered if you wrote something correctly? Ever had a confusion about whether to use "that" or "which"? Ever wondered what was the correct word to use? This book is for you.
When understanding how to write well, it's useful to know a bit of background to the language, and why it is what it is today. You don't have to read it, but we've found it's a helpful way to get a good "grounding" on the language.
In this chapter, we explain the basics of grammar. Now, you don't really have to know grammar to write well, but it's helpful to know some of the basics. You can read this chapter or skip it. But it's written in such a simple way, why not give it a try?
What is a sentence? Can you have a one-word sentence? What's a paragraph? You'll get a good understanding of the basic structure of writing in this chapter.
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