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The book of unnecessary quotation marks

Bethany Keeley

The book of unnecessary quotation marks

a celebration of creative punctuation

by Bethany Keeley

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Published by Chronicle Books in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Punctuation,
  • Humor,
  • English language

  • Edition Notes

    Pictures and explanations of quotation marks in mostly improper use and what they might mean.

    Other titlesCelebration of creative punctuation
    Statementby Bethany Keeley
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1450 .K35 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25067650M
    ISBN 100811876454
    ISBN 109780811876452
    LC Control Number2011282246
    OCLC/WorldCa636913174

      At one time in history, quotation marks served a single purpose: they were used for quoting people. But from my experience assembling both "The Book of 'Unnecessary' Quotation Marks" and curating a "blog" of the same name, I can tell you that people are developing new and exciting ways to use the quotation mark every day. In fact, there are literally "millions" of ways to use these little word Author: Bethany Keeley. The Book of Unnecessary Quotation Marks: A Celebration of Creative Punctuation by Bethany Keeley 38 copies from $ This item is fulfilled by our New & Used Marketplace. Details. Book Marks (Guided Journal): A Reading Tracker by Book Riot 19 copies from $

      It features images of signs, products, and other items where quotation marks are used unnecessarily and thus, have an unintended comic effect. Readers of the blog are encouraged to submit their own findings. In , she authored a book on the same subject, The Book of “Unnecessary” Quotation Marks: A Celebration of Creative Punctuation. The Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks: A Celebration of Creative Punctuation by Bethany Keeley Author From the sarcastic to the suggestive, here are quotation marks as we love them best, doing horrible damage to the English language.

      For all the grammar nazis out there (we all know a few of them), The Book of Unnecessary Quotation Marks will you bring you hours of fun, and probably a bit of frustration at people’s stupidity as well. Although quotation marks are a pretty straight forward component to the English language, some people still haven’t quite figured out the proper way to use them. Lee "The Book of 'Unnecessary' Quotation Marks A Celebration of Creative Punctuation" por Bethany Keeley disponible en Rakuten Kobo. From the sarcastic to the suggestive, here are quotation marks as we love them best, doing horrible damage to the Englis Brand: Chronicle Books LLC.


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