Of course language is ever-evolving and grammar should serve literary expression, not rule it... Nevertheless, there is plenty of fun to be had with this witty and informative card game for language lovers, based on the New York Times bestseller Dreyer’s English.
There are 100 entertaining sentences waiting for you, the copy editor, to correct or 'STET' (a copy editor’s term that means “let it stand”). The first person to spot the error or call out “STET!” gets the card. Compete for points in a straightforward grammar game, or play around with style and syntax and whip the author’s sentences into splendid shape. Either way, the person with the most cards at the end of the game wins!
In this revolutionary work, originating from a memo to Walt Disney Animation executives, Christopher Vogler demonstrates how the ancient patterns of mythology can be harnessed to create powerful new stories. This handbook is designed for screenwriters and novelists and gives all writers the essential tools to master...
Beautiful and stylish, the typewriter-style magnetic letter set contains more than 100 pieces, including letters, punctuation marks, numbers and symbols. Each pack contains 2 sheets of pre-cut magnets to leave your messages on the refrigerator or any metal surface. Two sheets of rubberised magnetsIndividual magnets approx 1.5cm...
You'll be the perfect host or hostess when you treat visitors to Lady Macbeth's Guest Soap. 'Try it in the Macbath'! The ideal soap for washing your hands and washing your hands. Fresh milk, cocoa butter scent. Net WT. 56g.Measures: 6 cm x 4.2 cm...
Celebrate your passion for precision with this librarian style enamel pin. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enameled black and silver metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.