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Edit Yourself: A Manual for Everyone Who Works with Words
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Edit Yourself: A Manual for Everyone Who Works with Words

by Bruce Ross-Larsen
     
 
Think you have a way with words? Whether you're a student or a teacher, an assistant or a business executive, even a writer or an an editor, most likely your writing can be enhanced and improved.

Enter Edit Yourself, Bruce Ross-Larson's clear-cut, concise guide to grammar and the written word. In Part I, he puts you at the editor's desk, revealing

Overview

Think you have a way with words? Whether you're a student or a teacher, an assistant or a business executive, even a writer or an an editor, most likely your writing can be enhanced and improved.

Enter Edit Yourself, Bruce Ross-Larson's clear-cut, concise guide to grammar and the written word. In Part I, he puts you at the editor's desk, revealing the most common cuts, changes, and comparisons made for clearer, crisper, and more effective sentences. Train your eye to spot errors: be on the lookout for the better word, and more.

Part II ties it all together with more than 1.500 alphabetized recommendations, providing simple and straightforward ways to improve your writing.

Edit Yourself is an invaluable manual that belongs on the reference shelf of any one who writes, whether it's once a day or once a year.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760736098
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
02/01/2003
Pages:
109
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.80(d)

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