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Concise Guide to Writing 4e & Sticks and Stones 5e & Comment for Writer"s Reference

Rise B. Axelrod

Concise Guide to Writing 4e & Sticks and Stones 5e & Comment for Writer"s Reference

by Rise B. Axelrod

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Published by Bedford/St. Martin"s .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Rhetoric,
  • Rhetoric,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language

  • Edition Notes

    5e

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10391695M
    ISBN 100312455208
    ISBN 109780312455200
    OCLC/WorldCa144565216

      There are four main styles of writing: Narrative, Descriptive, Expository, and Argumentative. Each has their own conventions. Conventions = the way something is commonly done. Traits you will find in most pieces of writing in that style. Narrative: To "narrate" means to tell a story In narrative writing, we think and write about ourselves and our experiences It is important to. Writer's Reference, 5th Edition with MLA Update & Comment for Writer's Reference, 5th Edition & Concise Guide to Writing, 4th Edition & Sticks and Stones, 5th Edition, Diana Hacker, Walter Creed, Rise B. Axelrod.

    Lawrence Barkley is the author of CD-ROM Sticks and Stones ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The St. Martin's Guide to Writing (   Adapted from the best-selling St. Martin’s Guide to Writing, Axelrod and Cooper’s Concise Guide to Writing provides streamlined versions of the chapters covering six of the most commonly assigned genres in the first-year writing course — remembering events, writing profiles, explaining concepts, arguing a position, proposing a solution, and justifying an evaluation.

    Larry Beason’s most popular book is The McGraw-Hill Handbook of English Grammar and Usage. Short Readings from Recent Periodicals [with Commonsense Guide to Grammar and Usage, Exercise Central To Go, & Sticks and Stones] by. Robert Atwan, Mark Lester, Concise Guide to Writing, 4th Edition & Commonsense Guide to Grammar and Usage. also lists where to find helpful lists, charts, and visuals of important subjects in the book. Finally, the last page provides a handy reference to the major parts of speech. Quick Guide: Comma Usage R-2 Quick Guide: Fragments R-3 Quick Guide: Run-Ons and Comma Splices R-4 Quick Guide: Sentence Combining R-5 Quick Guide: Correct Verb Usage R


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1 T. Atkins © Liberty University Online Writing Center E-mail: [email protected] ON WRITING CONCISELY This article intends to share instruction and practical techniques for writing. Moved Permanently. CloudFront. This unique collection of essays written by students around the country offers diverse and accessible models in the form of responses to writing assignments in The Guide.

The chapters in Sticks and Stones correspond to the chapters in Part One of The Guide. Packaged free with The Guide. Here is a concise lesson on writing concisely. Source: OWL Purdue; Write a story in words or less. William Strunk, Jr., professor of English at Cornell University and author of the The Elements of Style, wrote: “Vigorous writing is concise.

A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same. Concise Now, you may be thinking that "concise" might apply to other types of writing, but not to yours, because your audience favors long copy.

But concise and brief are not synonyms. "Brief" means "short." If you want to be brief, you simply cut words until you reduce the composition to the word count desired. In writing, it can help with your creative decision making by inspiring perception and confidence.

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A two-time Braddock Award winner, Sommers is well known for her research and publications on student writing. Her articles "Revision Strategies of Student and Experienced Writers" and "Responding to Student Writing" are two of the most widely read and anthologized articles in the field of composition.