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Improving the Grammar of Written English

Patricia Byrd

Improving the Grammar of Written English

The Handbook (The Wadsworth English for Academic Purposes Series)

by Patricia Byrd

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Published by Wadsworth Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language teaching & learning material & coursework,
  • Language,
  • General,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • English,
  • Rhetoric,
  • English language,
  • Grammar,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Textbooks for foreign speakers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSpiral-bound
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7783406M
    ISBN 100534096603
    ISBN 109780534096601


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