All
Best Sellers
Just In
Prints > 18 x 24
Prints > All
Prints > Literary
Q1 Roundup

A Prescriptivist's Guide to Common Issues in English Usage

(Click image to activate zoom)

A Prescriptivist's Guide to Common Issues in English Usage

An exemplar of effective English usage, this prescriptive chart addresses 50 common issues plaguing writers of all stripes and straits. From thorny homophones like affect/effect, to misused phrases like “begging the question,” to the indisputably correct way to use “literally,” this corrective compendium lays out a bevy of classic lexicographical sticking points (hello, Oxford comma), providing succinct usage rules and fun, pop-culture-centric example sentences for each entry.

Whether you’re a professional writer, an amateur essayist, or an avid Twitter user, this guide to unerring semantics and syntax can improve anyone’s communication and lead to clearer, more cogent writing.

18" x 24"

Finishing Options

Pick a finishing option:

* Please select an option

An exemplar of effective English usage, this prescriptive chart addresses 50 common issues plaguing writers of all stripes and straits. From thorny homophones like affect/effect, to misused phrases like “begging the question,” to the indisputably correct way to use “literally,” this corrective compendium lays out a bevy of classic lexicographical sticking points (hello, Oxford comma), providing succinct usage rules and fun, pop-culture-centric example sentences for each entry.

Whether you’re a professional writer, an amateur essayist, or an avid Twitter user, this guide to unerring semantics and syntax can improve anyone’s communication and lead to clearer, more cogent writing.

18" x 24"

X

Added to Cart

gift guides