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Adios, Strunk and White

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Verve Press , Huntington Beach, Calif
English language -- Rhetoric -- Handbooks, manuals, etc., English language -- Style -- Handbooks, manuals, etc., Academic writing -- Handbooks, manuals,
StatementGary & Glynis Hoffman.
GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
ContributionsHoffman, Glynis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1408 .H656 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination252 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3696709M
ISBN 100937363200
LC Control Number2003105459
OCLC/WorldCa53365414

This book is not awful. But it is not a replacement for Strunk and White's Elements of Style. Elements of Style has many advantages-- It's clear, it's short and the direction can steer no one wrong.

Adios, by contrast, is a long, dense book, and might do for helping established students or writers, but is simply too large for a beginner to use/5(17).

This book is not awful. But it is not a replacement for Strunk and White's Elements of Style. Elements of Style has many advantages-- It's clear, it's short and the direction can steer no one wrong.

Adios, by contrast, is a long, dense book, and might do for helping established students or writers, but is simply too large for a beginner to use/5(24). Adios, Strunk and White book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Adios, traditional grammar. Learn style for business, academ 4/5(9). Adios, Strunk and White. Glynis Hoffman.

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This book is not awful. But it is not a replacement for Strunk and White's Elements of Style. Elements of Style has many advantages-- It's clear, it's short and the direction can steer no one wrong.

Adios, by contrast, is a long, dense book, and might do for helping established students or writers, but is simply too large for a beginner to use/5(19). First, Strunk and White weren't people who devoted their lives to studying grammar, and they didn't work together to create The Elements of Style.

William Strunk taught English at Cornell and wrote the first version of the book—which was only 43 pages—for his English students at Cornell. In a sense, the book was his own personal style guide.

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Adios, Strunk and White has 74 ratings and 9 reviews. James said: This book offers some thoughtful responses to the Cult of Strunk and White. It’s intere. Adios, traditional grammar. Learn style for business, [ ]. His wife Glynis helped to develop these ideas further and in Gary and Glynis coauthored, ADIOS, STRUNK & WHITE: A HANDBOOK FOR THE NEW ACADEMIC ESSAY.

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The most important rule of style in Strunk and White's Elements of Style is number, "Omit needless words." This is professor Strunk's advice regarding this rule: "Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and.

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