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Elements of style / by William Strunk Jr.

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  • ISBN: 9781625585004
  • ISBN: 1625585004
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (105 pages)
  • Publisher: [New York] : Start Publishing LLC, 2012.

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General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Formatted Contents Note:
I. Introductory -- II. Elementary Rules of Usage -- III. Elementary Principles of Composition -- IV. A Few Matters of Form -- V. Words and Expressions Commonly Misused -- VI. Words Commonly Misspelled.
Summary, etc.:
The Elements of Style (1918), by William Strunk, Jr., and E.B. White, is an American English writing style guide. It is the best-known, most influential prescriptive treatment of English grammar and usage, and often is required reading and usage in U.S. high school and university composition classes. This edition of The Elements of Style details eight elementary rules of usage, ten elementary principles of composition, ""a few matters of form, "" and a list of commonly misused words and expressions.
Source of Description Note:
Print version record.
Subject: English language > Rhetoric.
English language > Style.
Report writing.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES > Composition & Creative Writing.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES > Rhetoric.
REFERENCE > Writing Skills.
English language > Rhetoric.
English language > Style.
Report writing.
Genre: Electronic books.
Summary: The Elements of Style (1918), by William Strunk, Jr., and E.B. White, is an American English writing style guide. It is the best-known, most influential prescriptive treatment of English grammar and usage, and often is required reading and usage in U.S. high school and university composition classes. This edition of The Elements of Style details eight elementary rules of usage, ten elementary principles of composition, ""a few matters of form, "" and a list of commonly misused words and expressions.

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