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The myriad books he has copyedited and overseen into a useful guide not just for writers but for everyone who wants to put their best prose foot forward As authoritative as it is amusing Dreyer’s English offers lessons on punctuation from the underloved semicolon to the enigmatic en dash; the rules and nonrules of grammar including why it’s okay to begin a sentence with And or But and to confidently split an infinitive; and why it’s best to avoid the doldrums of the Wan Intensifiers and Throat Clearers including very rather of course and the dreaded actually Dreyer will let you know whether alright is all right sometimes and even help you brush up on your spelling though as he notes The problem with mnemonic device

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Dreyer's English An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and StyleS is that I can never remember them And yes Only godless savages eschew the series comma Chockful of advice insider wisdom and fun facts this audiobook will prove to be invaluable to everyone who wants to shore up their writing skills mandatory for people who spend their time editing and shaping other people’s prose and perhaps best of all an utter treat for anyone who simply revels in language Praise for Dreyer’s English Playful smart self conscious and personal One encounters wisdom and good sense on nearly every page of Dreyer’s EnglishThe Wall Street Journal Destined to become a classicThe Millions Dreyer can help youwith tips on punctuation and spelling Even better He’ll entertain you while he’s at itNewsda