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Writing incisively

William Strong

Writing incisively

do-it-yourself prose surgery

by William Strong

  • 300 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

  • English language -- Rhetoric.,
  • Editing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementWilliam Strong.
    LC ClassificationsPE1408
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20949417M
    ISBN 100070622701, 0070624119

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Writing Incisively: Do-It-Yourself-Prose-Surgery 8th Edition by Victor Streeter (Author) ISBN Author: Victor Streeter. Writing Incisively: Do It Yourself Prose Surgery by William Strong A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

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Introduction to prose surgery --Reading to revise: writing more fully --Reading to revise: finding logical order --Reading to revise: tinkering with paragraphs --Reading to edit: seeing sentence connections --Reading to edit: trimming flabby sentences --Reading to edit: correcting sentence errors --Appendix: generating and drafting strategies.

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