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Main Title You send me : getting it right when you write online /
Author O'Conner, Patricia T.
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Kellerman, Stewart.
Publisher Harcourt,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 48221355
ISBN 0151005931
Subjects English language--Rhetoric--Data processing ; Report writing--Data processing ; Electronic mail messages ; Online data processing
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ELCM  PE1408.O36 2002 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 11/11/2005
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xiii, 240 p. ; 21 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. {227}-229) and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction -- PART I: THE VISUAL MENSCH: Protocol: attitude adjustment -- All's well that sends well: anatomy of an E-mail -- To E or not to E: when online's out of line -- Accustomed to your interface: keeping the reader in mind - A click and a promise: getting the facts straight -- PART II: ALPHA MAIL: Natural selection: conciser is nice -- The E-mail eunuch: beefing up wussy writing -- The trite stuff: nipping cliches in the bud -- Wired write: are you making sense? -- Get a virtual life: operating instructions -- PART III: Grammar a la modem: a crash course -- Go configure: abused, confused and misused words -- Alphabet soup: spelling it right -- Period piece: the perils of punctuation.