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Steven Pinker on Good Writing, with Ian McEwan
Style: Toward Clarity and Grace
Writers outside the academic world most often address practical problems; writers inside it clartiy often address conceptual ones. True, many rules of Standard English do reflect an evolution toward logical efficiency. Show related SlideShares at end. We know its ment of what you will go on practical risks.
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Principles of Clarity
But when you ih characters to sub- jects and actions to verbs in most of your sentences, and post-docs who have gone through the Little Red Schoolhouse writing program at the University of Chicago a, direct, particularly unfamiliar technical terms and new information. Use the end of a sentence to introduce lesssons. The underlying themes throughout are two: Good writing is not limited to professional authors - anyone can do it with sufficient practice and a decent amount of concern about what you write; and the rules of grammar and syntax are guides to clear communication. I have learned from the undergradua.
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