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Usage & Grammar Guides

Usage & Grammar Guides
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Burn After Writing : THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER

***THE ORIGINAL MILLION-COPY BESTSELLER*** Write. Burn. Repeat. Now featuring a brand new pink cover. 'This book has made me laugh and cry, filled me with joy, and inspired me.' -TikTok user camrynbanks Instagram, WhatsApp, Snapchat, TikTok, VSCO, YouTube...the world has not only become one giant feed, but also one giant confessional. Burn After Writing allows you to spend less time scrolling and more time self-reflecting. Through incisive questions and thought experiments, this journal help
R 240,00

Craft In The Real World : Rethinking Fiction Writing and Workshopping

"...this manifesto and practical guide challenges current models of craft and the writing workshop by showing how they fail marginalized writers, and how cultural expectations inform storytelling."--
R 305,00

Daily Rituals Women at Work : How Great Women Make Time, Find Inspiration, and Get to Work

From Vanessa Bell and Charlotte Bronte to Nina Simone and Jane Campion, here are over one hundred and forty female writers, painters, musicians, sculptors, poets, choreographers, and filmmakers on how they create and work.
R 250,00

English Compounds and their Spelling

Have you ever wondered whether to spell a particular compound with a space or a hyphen - and why? This book discusses what compounds are and how they differ from other linguistic units. It provides a detailed analysis of English compound spelling and suggests a rule of thumb for doubtful cases.
R 620,00

Beyond Craft : An Anti-Handbook for Creative Writers

Simultaneously a handbook and a critique of one, Beyond Craft combines an orientation to the field of creative writing with an insight into current scholarship surrounding creative writing pedagogy. A much-needed alternative to the traditional craft guide, this text pairs advice and exercises on composition with an illuminating commentary on the issues surrounding these very techniques. Teaching the craft whilst apprising students of the issues of craft pedagogy, this book allows them to gain a
R 539,75 R 635,00

Collins Mandarin Chinese Essential Dictionary

A handy, affordable Chinese to English and English to Chinese reference for every day, including a guide to the most common expressions in both languages. Offers extensive and up-to-date coverage of Chinese and English to travellers and learners at home, school or in the office. 28,000 translations.
R 174,25 R 205,00

First You Write a Sentence. : The Elements of Reading, Writing ... and Life.

'What a lovely thing this is: a book that delights in the sheer textural joy of good sentences ... Any writer should read it' Bee Wilson 'Thoughtful, engaging, and lively ... when you've read it, you realise you've changed your attitude to writing (and reading)' John Simpson, formerly Chief Editor of the OED and author of The Word Detective The sentence is the common ground where every writer walks. A poet writes in sentences, but so does the unsung author who came up with Items trapped in d
R 204,00 R 240,00

Collins Bradford's Crossword Solver's Dictionary

The bestselling and much-loved Bradford's Crossword Solver's Dictionary now offers even more. Available in paperback with a clear text design, solvers will never again be short of answers to crossword clues!
R 306,00 R 360,00

An Introduction to Sociolinguistics

In this best-selling introductory textbook, Janet Holmes and Nick Wilson examine the role of language in a variety of social contexts, considering both how language works and how it can be used to signal and interpret various aspects of social identity. Divided into three sections, this book explains basic sociolinguistic concepts in the light of classic approaches as well as introducing more recent research. This fifth edition has been revised and updated throughout using key concepts and
R 374,00 R 440,00

Colour Oxford Thesaurus

An easy-to-use dictionary and thesaurus in one volume containing over 140,000 synonyms and antonyms.
R 186,96 R 219,95

A Dictionary of Modern English Usage : The Classic First Edition

"A dictionary of modern English usage first published 1926"--T.p. verso.
R 165,71 R 194,95

Everyday Grammar

This accessible and unique approach to grammar comes in two parts: the first section consists of a practical guide on how to understand and use grammar successfully, and the second is an extensive A-Z glossary of grammatical terms. It is ideal for both language students and anyone wanting to improve their written and spoken English.
R 260,91 R 306,95