When it comes to spelling, dictionaries aren’t much help either - if you can’t spell a word, how are you supposed to find it in the first place?This book is different. It’s a concise and practical reference book, all about best practice in written communication. It contains everything you need to know to help you write clearly and correctly, but it won’t confuse you with complicated terminology, unnecessary detail or convoluted explanations. Everything is in plain, sensible English with lots of examples illustrating each point. Most topics are cross-referenced to help you find them easily and, where necessary, information is placed in more than one section so wherever you look for it, you’ll find it straight away.
Really Simple English Grammaris designed as a useful, working guide to help you avoid all the most common written mistakes - and to improve your spoken English at the same time. It is not designed as a formal reference to cover every conceivable grammatical point and it deliberately includes only the most common grammatical terms so you can really get to grips with the basics. Of course, if you do get hooked on grammar - you may not believe me but it can be fascinating! - you can go on to study it further. Keep this reference book to hand, ready to dip into when you’re writing anything from a letter to a literary masterpiece. You’ll soon find that you can impress your friends and colleagues with your new-found expertise and you’ll have much more confidence in the way you use English.