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Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace, 10th Edition

By Joseph M. Williams, Gregory G. Colomb

Published by Longman

Published Date: Jan 4, 2010

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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.

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 Answers

 

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