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Style : Lessons in Clarity and Grace

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

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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 139.7 x 213.36 x 15.24mm | 340.19g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Longman Inc
  • New Jersey, United States
  • English
  • United States ed of 10th revised ed
  • 0205747469
  • 9780205747467
  • 151,902

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

Table of contents

PART ONE: Style as Choice Lesson One: Understanding Style Lesson Two: Correctness PART TWO: Clarity Lesson Three: Actions Lesson Four: Characters Lesson Five: Cohesion and Coherence Lesson Six: Emphasis PART THREE: Grace Lesson Seven: Concision Lesson Eight: Shape Lesson Nine: Elegance PART FOUR: Form Lesson Ten: Motivating Coherence Lesson Eleven: Global Coherence PART FIVE: Ethics Lesson Twelve: The Ethics of Style Appendix I: Punctuation Appendix II: Using Sources Glossary Suggested Answersshow more
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