The Gregg Reference Manual: A Manual of Style, Grammar, Usage, and Formatting Tribute Edition
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Program Details

About the Book and the Author

A Personal Tribute

Professional Tributes



How to Look Things Up

Essays on the Nature of Style

Part 1—Grammar, Usage, and Style

1. Punctuation: Major Marks

2. Punctuation: Other Marks

3. Capitalization

4. Numbers

5. Abbreviations

6. Plurals and Possessives

7. Spelling

8. Compound Words

9. Word Division

10. Grammar

11. Usage

Part 2—Techniques and Formats

12. Editing and Proofreading

13. Letters, Memos, and Text Messages

14. Reports and Manuscripts

15. Notes and Bibliographies

16. Tables

17. Other Business Documents

18. Forms of Address

Part 3—References

Appendix A: Glossary of Grammatical Terms

Appendix B: Pronunciation Problems

Appendix C: Rules for Alphabetic Filing (available at

Appendix D: Glossary of Computer Terms (available at