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Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies - A Guide to Language for Fun & Spite

June Casagrande

Here's some good news for everyone who's ever been bullied into believing they can't speak their own language: The grammar snobs are bluffing. Half the "rules" they use to humiliate others are really just judgment calls and the rest they don't even understand themselves. Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies is a laugh-out-loud funny collection of anecdotes and essays on grammar and punctuation, as well as hilarious critiques of the self-appointed language experts. In this collection of hilarious anecdotes and essays, June Casagrande delivers practical language lessons not found anywhere else, demystifying the subject and taking it back from the snobs. "Casagrande brings a lively approach to her overview of basic grammar."-Booklist "...Fraser's reading is robust and articulate, and it fully captures Casagrande's sense of humor and witty repartee. Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies is an excellent and entertaining way of learning, or simply reviewing, the fundamentals of English grammar and punctuation."-Reviewed by Auggie Moore, Large Print Reviews

Here's some good news for everyone who's ever been bullied into believing they can't speak their own language: The grammar snobs are bluffing. Half the "rules" they use to humiliate others are really just judgment calls and the rest they don't even understand themselves. Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies is a laugh-out-loud funny collection of anecdotes and essays on grammar and punctuation, as well as hilarious critiques of the self-appointed language experts. In this collection of hilarious anecdotes and essays, June Casagrande delivers practical language lessons not found anywhere else, demystifying the subject and taking it back from the snobs. "Casagrande brings a lively approach to her overview of basic grammar."-Booklist "...Fraser's reading is robust and articulate, and it fully captures Casagrande's sense of humor and witty repartee. Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies is an excellent and entertaining way of learning, or simply reviewing, the fundamentals of English grammar and punctuation."-Reviewed by Auggie Moore, Large Print Reviews
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Here's some good news for everyone who's ever been bullied into believing they can't speak their own language: The grammar snobs are bluffing. Half the "rules" they use to humiliate others are really just judgment calls and the rest they don't even understand themselves. Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies is a laugh-out-loud funny collection of anecdotes and essays on grammar and punctuation, as well as hilarious critiques of the self-appointed language experts. In this collection of hilarious anecdotes and essays, June Casagrande delivers practical language lessons not found anywhere else, demystifying the subject and taking it back from the snobs. "Casagrande brings a lively approach to her overview of basic grammar."-Booklist "...Fraser's reading is robust and articulate, and it fully captures Casagrande's sense of humor and witty repartee. Grammar Snobs Are Great Big Meanies is an excellent and entertaining way of learning, or simply reviewing, the fundamentals of English grammar and punctuation."-Reviewed by Auggie Moore, Large Print Reviews

Language:

English

Narrators:

Shelly Frasier

Length:

5h 32m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

11:09


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

07:29


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

07:29


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:00


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:59


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:55


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:43


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:13


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:06


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

10:35


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

11:51


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

07:19


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

07:05


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

09:55


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

11:54


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:01


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:26


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:00


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

04:24


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

03:51


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

07:46


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

02:44


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

04:01


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

08:18


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

06:20


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

11:11


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

04:52


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

00:49


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

07:30


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

07:03


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:04


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:21


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

08:34


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

07:41


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

02:59


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

06:05


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

03:53


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

03:03


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

04:02


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

06:14


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

06:16


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

30:25


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

08:19


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

32:21