Woe is I: The Grammarphobe’s Guide to Better English in Plain English
By Patricia T. O’Connor
In two hundred forty pages, Patricia O’Conner teaches grammar as you’ve never seen it taught before! Filled with witty and cheerful tricks and tools for remembering rules, this book is a delight to read. And, with chapters such as “Plurals before Swine” (Blunders with Numbers), “Woe Is I” (Therapy for Pronoun Anxiety), and “Verbal Abuse” (Words on the Endangered List), even the worst dunce will learn better English. Watch out Elements of Style, Woe Is I is the writer’s tool for the new century!