The know-nonsense guide to grammar: An Awesomely Fun Guide to the Way We Use Words!
Learn basic grammar principles and literary techniques such as alliteration, metaphors, and hyperbole. Fuzzy on punctuation ? Bamboozled by adverbs ? Perplexed by the difference between idioms and irony ? This Know-Nonsense Guide to Grammar is packed with simple definitions (commas are used to separate words in a sentence and help readers know when to pause), memorable examples (The vampire loves cooking, his teddy bear, and his goldfish.), and funny illustrations that make the rules of language easy to understand. Turn each page to learn the basic rules of grammar and parts of speech, and discover the literary devices that make good writers great, including alliteration, similes, hyperbole, and much more . Turning what can at times be dry topics into something approachable and fun, The Know-Nonsense Guide to Grammar is sure to delight readers of all ages. Flex your literary muscles, and soon you'll be a regular wordsmith!
|Grouped Work ID||2285a226-7e75-03d1-1fc7-a86947e0612b|
|Grouping Title||know nonsense guide to grammar an awesomely fun guide to the way we use words|
|Grouping Author||fiedler heidi|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-10-16 22:54:53PM|
|Last Indexed||2019-10-16 02:38:25AM|
|auth_author2||Kearney, Brendan (Illustrator),|
Goodlettsville - Kids Non-Fiction
Main Library - Kids Non-Fiction
Southeast - Kids Non-Fiction
|display_description||Provides a basic introduction to English language grammar, including parts of speech, grammar rules, and the literary devices that writers use to create specific effects.|
|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
English language -- Grammar
English language -- Grammar -- Juvenile literature
English language -- Parts of speech
English language -- Parts of speech -- Juvenile literature
|title_display||The know-nonsense guide to grammar / An Awesomely Fun Guide to the Way We Use Words!|
The Know-Nonsense Guide to Grammar An Awesomely Fun Guide to the Way We Use Words!
The know-nonsense guide to grammar / An Awesomely Fun Guide to the Way We Use Words! written by Heidi Fiedler ; illustrated by Brendan Kearney
|title_short||The know-nonsense guide to grammar|
|title_sub||An Awesomely Fun Guide to the Way We Use Words!|
Parts of speech