Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace / Edition 9

Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace / Edition 9

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by Joseph M. Williams
     
 

Engaging and direct, Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace is the guidebook for anyone who wants to write well.See more details below

Overview

Engaging and direct, Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace is the guidebook for anyone who wants to write well.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321479358
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
12/27/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.46(w) x 8.24(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. 1Style as Choice1
Lesson 1Understanding Style3
Lesson 2Correctness13
Pt. 2Clarity39
Lesson 3Clarity 1: Actions41
Lesson 4Clarity 2: Characters71
Lesson 5Cohesion and Coherence100
Lesson 6Point of View122
Lesson 7Emphasis139
Pt. 3Grace157
Lesson 8Concision159
Lesson 9Shape185
Lesson 10Elegance210
AppendixPunctuating for Clarity and Grace233
Glossary255
Answers to Exercises268
Acknowledgments268
Index269

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