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A participial phrase at the beginning of a sentence must refer to the grammatical subject. Prefer the standard to the offbeat.
Make sure the reader knows who is speaking. Add to Cart Add to Cart. The number of the subject determines the number of the verb. Work from a suitable design. Do not explain too much. White estate as the single artist trusted to illustrate the revered The Elements of Style. Choose a suitable design and hold to it.
Elementary Rules of Usage 1. Choose a suitable design and hold to it. Keep related words together. See all books by William Strunk, Jr. White estate as the single artist trusted to illustrate the revered The Elements of Style. Her sophisticated and witty images that are yet bright and fanciful have won her a devoted following, especially among young urbanites. Use definite, specific, concrete language.
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Enclose parenthetic expressions between commas. Avoid a succession of loose sentences. Do not take shortcuts at the cost of clarity. Avoid a succession of loose sentences. The Elements of Style Illustrated.
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In fact, the addition of illustrations allows readers to experience the book’s contents in a completely new way, making the whole learning experience more colorful and clear, as well as adding a whimsical element that compliments the subtly humorous tone of the prose. Her sophisticated and witty images that are yet bright and fanciful have won her a devoted following, especially among young urbanites.
Do not affect a breezy manner.
Words and Expressions Commonly Misused V. Place yourself in the background. Do not break sentences in two. Oct 20, Pages. Elementary Principles of Composition In summaries, keep to one tense. Avoid the use of qualifiers. This much-loved classic, now in its fourth edition, will forever be the go-to guide when in need of a hint to make a turn of phrase clearer or a reminder on how to enliven prose with the active voice.
The Elements of Style Illustrated brings a fresh immediacy to the well-loved, much-valued, and still on-point work that has become an institution. Do not inject opinion. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Use a colon after an independent clause to introduce a list of particulars, an appositive, an amplification, or an illustrative quotation.
An Approach to Style with a List of Reminders 1. In a series of three or more terms with a single conjunction, use a comma after each term except the last. Avoid the use of qualifiers.