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Author Rozakis, Laurie.
Title The complete idiot's guide to writing well / by Laurie E. Rozakis.
Imprint Indianapolis, IN : Alpha Books, 2000.

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Subject English language -- Rhetoric -- Problems, exercises, etc.
English language -- Grammar -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Business writing -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Report writing -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Letter writing -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Add Title Complete idiot's guide
Idiot's guide to writing well
Writing well
Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 448 pages) : illustrations
Note Includes index.
Contents Write Now -- Why Writing Matters -- The Power of the Pen -- Captain of Your Fate -- Take a Letter -- It's as Easy as A, B, C -- Break the Code -- The Write Way -- Trick or Treat -- Cop an Attitude -- Model Behavior -- Four Play -- Pack the Essentials -- The People's Court -- How's That Again? Logic -- Take Aim: Purpose -- Crowd Control: Audience -- Hitting the Right Note: Tone -- Details, Details, Details -- Simply Irresistible: Style -- Words, Words, Words -- There's a Word for It -- Royal Words -- And the Commoners -- Words to Live By -- More Than Meets the Eye: Denotation and Connotation -- How's That Again? -- Use Nonbiased Language -- Formal and Informal English -- Clause and Effect -- Going Through a Phrase: Phrases -- Prepositional Phrases -- Verbal Phrases -- Appositive Phrases -- Tighten Up -- Clause-ality -- Sentence Sense -- I Know It When I See It -- Superb Sentences -- Sentence Style -- Sorry Sentences -- Paragraphs Plus -- Appearance vs. Reality -- Don't Leave Home Without It: Topic Sentences -- Build Me Up, Buttercup: Supporting Sentences -- Sweet Endings: Concluding Sentences -- The Writing Process -- Write This Way -- Get the Big Picture -- Blueprint for Success: Planning -- Topic Time -- Narrowing Your Topic -- Getting the Facts: Researching -- Shaping and Drafting -- Spit and Polish: Revising and Editing -- The Proof's in the Pudding--and the Writing: Proofreading -- Brain Freeze -- A Place for Everything, and Everything in Its Place -- Special Delivery -- A Method to All This Madness.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585249393 (electronic bk.)
9780585249391 (electronic bk.)
9781429526579 (electronic bk.)
1429526572 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 44964117
Additional Format Print version: Rozakis, Laurie. Complete idiot's guide to writing well. Indianapolis, IN : Alpha Books, 2000 0028636945 (DLC) 00269564