Writing With Style

Conversations on the Art of Writing
Trimble, John R. (Book - 2011)
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Writing With Style

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This bestselling brief text is for anyone who needs tips to improve writing. nbsp; Writing with Style is storehouse of practical writing tips--written in a lively, conversational style. This text providesnbsp;insight into: how to generate interesting ideas and get them down on paper; how to write a critical analysis; how to write a crisp opener; how to invigorate a dull style; how to punctuate with confidence; how to handle various conventions--and much more.
Authors: Trimble, John R., 1940-
Title: Writing with style
conversations on the art of writing
Publisher: Boston : Prentice Hall, c2011
Edition: 3rd ed
Characteristics: xii, 192 p. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: John R. Trimble
Contents: Fundamentals. Thinking well ; Getting launched ; Openers ; Middles ; Closers ; Diction ; Readability ; Superstitions ; Critical analysis: jousting with Mencken ; Dramatizing your ideas ; Revising ; Proofreading
Odds & ends. Punctuation ; Quoting ; Abbreviations ; Tips on usage ; Epilogue
ISBN: 0205028802
Branch Call Number: 808.042 T831w 2011
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-182) and index
Subject Headings: Report writing Exposition (Rhetoric) English language Style English language Rhetoric
Topical Term: Report writing
Exposition (Rhetoric)
English language
English language
LCCN: 2010043524
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