Art of Styling Sentences: 20 Patterns for Success / Edition 4

Art of Styling Sentences: 20 Patterns for Success / Edition 4

by Ann Longknife
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0764121812

ISBN-13: 2900764121813

Pub. Date: 08/28/2002

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated

Accepted writing style conventions change very slowly, but they do change. That is all the more reason why this favorite reference book for students, writers, and educators requires periodic updating. In this new edition, the authors review the fundamentals of correct sentence structure, then present twenty basic sentence patterns that encompass virtually every

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Accepted writing style conventions change very slowly, but they do change. That is all the more reason why this favorite reference book for students, writers, and educators requires periodic updating. In this new edition, the authors review the fundamentals of correct sentence structure, then present twenty basic sentence patterns that encompass virtually every effective way of writing simple, compound, and complex sentences. They give advice on ways to vary rhythm and sentence patterns to produce a more interesting writing style. Example sentences as well as brief essays by recognized writers are presented and analyzed. This brand-new edition, updated with many contemporary examples of fine writing style, will inspire both students and seasoned writers to make their own essays sing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900764121813
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Edition description:
4TH
Pages:
176

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