Who's Afraid Of: Clear English

Be the first to review this product

  Scholastic India Pvt. Ltd.
  David Arscott
Sign up to get notified when this product is back in stock

Availability: Out of stock

Delivered in: 5-7 Business Days
Rs.250.00
Product Out of Stock Subscription
Email
  (Notify me when this product is back in stock)
 
    • Cash on Delivery is available in your area!
    • Cash on Delivery is not available in your area!
    • Please enter a ZIP code.
    • There was a problem while checking for COD availability. Please try again after some time.
Check availability at:

Delivery Details

Cash On Delivery Available

Customer Support
040 65653301
+91 9959336185
( Mon-Sat: 10AM - 6PM)

Replacement In 15 Days

Buy the Products
100% Safe and Secure
*As per instructions from Govt Of India, GST is applicable with effect from 1st July 2017. Displayed The price is inclusive of GST.
GST ID Number: 36AACFC4622L1ZI

Features

SKU / ISBN No 9781909645813
Product Title Who's Afraid Of: Clear English
Publisher Scholastic India Pvt. Ltd.
Author David Arscott
Edition Revised Edition
Weight 400 gms
Binding Hardcover
Exam Reference Children Books

Product Description

The pronouncements of business, academia, public bodies and local government are choked with jargon and other forms of impenetrable English. This books cuts through pompous and meaningless language to champion clear, transparent writing - and shows readers how to achieve it. Marvel at how screeds of gobbledygook can be translated with ease into everyday English, and learn how to avoid the pitfalls of obscure Latinisms, convoluted sentences and off-putting euphemisms. Also featuring templates on how to write effective job applications, letters of complaint, expressions of condolence - and even a 'Dear John' message of farewell! Who's afraid of...? is a series of information books covering aspects of English usage. The text is accessible and entertaining with accurate facts and advice. These are not old-fashioned prescriptive schoolbooks; they guide less confident writers through rules and conditions, highlighting common pitfalls that English language users often face. 'Pet peeve' symbols throughout the text highlight things worth avoiding simply because certain people take exception to them.

Write Your Own Review

You're reviewing: Who's Afraid Of: Clear English

How do you rate this product? *

  1 star 2 stars 3 stars 4 stars 5 stars
Rating
Back
To Top