From Word to Sentence

A Guide to Grammar, Usage, and Sentence Style

by Bernard J. Streicher, S.J.



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 3/06/2016

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 718
ISBN : 9781503523203
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 718
ISBN : 9781503523197
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 718
ISBN : 9781503523210

About the Book

From Word to Sentence presents a thorough examination of grammar, usage, and sentence style. The book is set up as a series of rules followed by examples. Among the special features are a section on the capitalization of religious terms, an entire unit on diagraming, and a glossary of frequently confused words. In addition, there are a variety of sentence exercises, including some on inclusive language, parallel structure, and sentence combining. The book is designed as an instructional guide and as a handbook for writers and editors.

About the Author

Bernard Streicher, SJ, is a veteran English teacher with more than fifty years of classroom experience. A long-time department chairman, he is editor of Correct Writing (1986) and author of Writing Handbook, 2nd edition (1996), both published by Loyola Press.