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Main Title The sense of structure : writing from the reader's perspective /
Author Gopen, George D.,
Publisher Pearson Longman,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 52766008
ISBN 0205296327; 9780205296323
Subjects English language--Rhetoric. ; Report writing. ; 18.04 English language.--(NL-LeOCL)077611969
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  PE1408.G613 2004 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/17/2007
Collation xv, 240 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-236) and index.
Contents Notes This composition guide for students teaches writing from the perspective of readers. Rather than laying out grammatical rules, the text focuses on how readers make decisions concerning what a given sentence or paragraph means. This approach is intended to help students realize what they already intu. The Complexity of the English Sentence -- A Structural Anatomy of the English Sentence -- Weights and Balances; Motions and Connections -- "Whose Paragraph Is It, Anyway?": The Shapes of the English Paragraph -- "Write the Way You Speak" and Other Bad Pieces of Advice -- Mark My Words: A Reader's Perspective on the World of Punctuation.
Place Published New York :
PUB Date Free Form c2004.
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2003055624
Merged OCLC records 966102003
OCLC Time Stamp 20070817113949
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 00960pam 2200301 a 45020