The Classic Guide to Better Writing
Step-By-Step Techniques and Exercises to Write Simply, Clearly and Correctly
ISBN10: 0062730487 ISBN13: 9780062730480 Contributors: Lass, Abraham Harold Publisher: Harperreference Published: Jul 1 1996 Pages: 288 Weight: 0.53lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Fifty years ago, Rudolf Flesch and Abraham Lass wrote this handbook to teach people how to write more effectively. A half-century later, skilled and novice writers alike continue to rely on this timeless reference.aThe philosophy is simple. Writing clearly and correctly doesn't have to be difficult. With this handbook of practical methods and wisdom, everyone can learn to express themselves on paper.aThe many examples and exercises guide you through the writing process: getting started; organizing your ideas; connecting your ideas; choosing the right tone; making your meaning clear; giving your writing flair and punch; using correct grammar.aThe 50th Anniversary Edition contains all of the tried-and-true techniques that have made this book a best-seller. Now with new features for today's writers, non-biased writing, contemporary examples, and more, The Classic Guide to Better Writing continues to be the foundation of excellence in style and usage.