(PDF/EPUB) [How Not to Write The Essential Misrules of Grammar] ñ William Safire


How Not to Write The Essential Misrules of Grammar

Read & download ☆ How Not to Write The Essential Misrules of Grammar 107 Characters How Not to Write The Essential Misrules of Grammar Dvice on language grammar and life He covers a vast territory from capitalization split infinitives it turns out you can split one if done meaningfully run on sentences and semi colons to contractions the double negative dangling participles and even onomatopoeia Originally published under the title Fumblerule. A fun way to improve your writing and particularly your grammar It cleared up a ton of strange grammar uestions I didn t even know I had

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Read & download ☆ How Not to Write The Essential Misrules of Grammar 107 Characters How Not to Write The Essential Misrules of Grammar E and then tells you when it is all right to break the rules In this lighthearted guide he chooses the most common and perplexing concerns of writers new and old Each mini chapter starts by stating a misrule like Don't use Capital letters without good REASON Safire then follows up with solid and entertaining a. Funny and helpful but sometimes he is overly witty in a way that makes his point vague Most of it is really good

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Read & download ☆ How Not to Write The Essential Misrules of Grammar 107 Characters How Not to Write The Essential Misrules of Grammar How Not to Write is a wickedly witty book about grammar usage and style William Safire the author of the New York Times Magazine column On Language homes in on the essential misrules of grammar those mistakes that call attention to the major rules and regulations of writing He tells you the correct way to writ. This book provides a uick read for those who want to refresh their memory on how to write properly by remaining mindful of the rules of grammar which instruct the reader what heshe should definitely NOT do A fine and stately sentence can easily be carved out if only we properly hew off all the confusing and ambiguous dross and of course those damned dangling participles An overall negative feel upon the reader can naturally result from this Safire wittily stridently tells his reader No No No Well maybe And some who pass through these fifty brief chapters on mostly what not to do may come away feeling stifled If you want a positive paean to beautiful and creative writing along with an assurance that you too will soon reside in the literary glow of sweetness and light by the end of this brief work you will be disappointed In fact Safire admits to periodically breaking many of the rules he recounts and espouses In honor of Safire s irreverence I have likewise indulged Safire is not a language dictator just its press agent Language however is a very benign dictator that truly adjusts to its subjects needs and whims For this reason Safire is a fairly moderate grammarian and realist despite his reputation Now why should you spent an afternoon thumbing through a small book consisting of rules of grammar you should ve learned in grade school and likely did Rules reuire constant attention not just for the sake of obedience or reform but also so they might be broken willfully purposefully and yes wittily

  • Paperback
  • 160
  • How Not to Write The Essential Misrules of Grammar
  • William Safire
  • English
  • 07 January 2018
  • 9780393327236

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