You have no items in your shopping cart.

Dear customer, please note that any orders placed on or after 20 December 2019 will only be dispatched from the 13th of January 2020.

Picture for category Usage & Grammar Guides

Usage & Grammar Guides

Usage & Grammar Guides
3 Items in Grid 4 Items in Grid List

Bird by Bird : Instructions on Writing and Life

A modern classic - a funny and practical guide to being a writer by the New York Times bestseller
R 255,00

How to Write Short Stories and Get Them Published

The definitive, indispensable guide to writing quality short stories and getting them published.
R 195,50 R 230,00

How to Write Effective Business English : Your Guide to Excellent Professional Communication

Express yourself clearly and confidently at work with this practical guide to written business English and global business English, for native and non-native speakers alike.
R 310,25 R 365,00

Improv for Writers : 10 Secrets to Help Novelists and Screenwriters Bypass Writer's Block and Generate Infinite Ideas

An improv instructor and writer presents the first book to harness the creative power of improvisation exercises to help both aspiring and seasoned authors defeat writer's block and generate new ideas.
R 195,50 R 230,00

Jensen's Grammar

Jensen's Grammar lessons and exercises were built with three concepts in mind. First, spaced repetition is the key to learning; hence, there is review in every lesson. Second, the information is given incrementally; that is, the material comes in a natural progression of detail and concept interwoven so as to move you along with something new each lesson while fitting it in with the material previously learned and practiced. Third, the sentences in the exercises will generally set a scene or des
R 450,46 R 529,95

'n Wolf in skaapklere, en ander Afrikaanse idiome

This book is a collection of Afrikaans idioms by Kobus Galloway, the creator of Idees Vol Vrees. It features 150 idioms, each illustrated by a humorous full-page cartoon and a brief explanation of the idiom’s meaning.
R 153,00 R 180,00

Get a Grip on Your Grammar : 250 Writing and Editing Reminders for the Curious or Confused

Just as we should think before we speak, we need to think before we write. Most of us are not poets or novelists, but we are all writers. We email, text and post; we craft memos and reports, menus and outdoor signage, birthday cards and sticky notes on the fridge. GET A GRIP ON YOUR GRAMMAR is a grammar book for those who hate grammar books, a writing resource filled with quick answers and a playful style - not endless, indecipherable grammar jargon. GET A GRIP ON YOUR GRAMMAR is The Elements of
R 318,75 R 375,00

Jensen's Vocabulary

Jensen's Vocabulary teaches through repetition for long-term retention by students as well as a simple format to follow with great results. The course provides a systematic approach to learning vocabulary with over 1,000 valuable words from basic roots. With several optional schedules provided, students are given weekly reinforcement so that Greek and Latin-based words become easy with four types of exercises for each set of words. When a student finishes the course, he or she will have increase
R 433,45 R 509,94

Oxford A-Z of Better Spelling

Adding endings and remembering when 'i' comes before 'e' are just some of the aspects of spelling that confront us with endless pitfalls. This easy-to-use A-Z guide does what no spellchecker can do: it offers both spellings for tricky words and rules that will help you develop good spelling.
R 129,16 R 151,95

A Dictionary of Modern English Usage : The Classic First Edition

"A dictionary of modern English usage first published 1926"--T.p. verso.
R 137,66 R 161,95

Mod Lib Writer's Workshop

Compiling wisdom and advice from such masters of the craft as Henry James, E. M. Forster, Eudora Welty, and Toni Morrison, this readerly guide to fiction writing provides helpful observations and techniques for would-be fiction writers, covering such topics as cultivating one's creative imagination
R 245,00