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Author Brokenbrough, Martha.

Title Things that make us (sic) : the Society for the Promotion of Good Grammar takes on Madison Avenue, Hollywood, the White House, and the world / Martha Brokenbrough.

Imprint New York : St. Martin's Press, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    428 BRO    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 256 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Grammar for spammers & pop stars -- Vizzinis, evil twins & vampires -- You put a spell on me -- Vulgar Latin & Latin lovers -- $%&*#$ punctuation -- No, you can't has cheezburger? The parts of speech and how sentences form -- Things that make us tense -- Cliches - why Shakespeare is a pox upon us -- The enemy within-flab, jargon & the people in your office -- Rules that never were, are no more & should be broken -- Bonus material : clip'n'send letters from SPOGG.
Subject English language -- Usage.
English language -- Errors of usage.
English language -- Grammar.
Added Author Society for the Promotion of Good Grammar.
ISBN 9780312378080 : $19.95

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