Spellbinding Sentences A Writer S Guide To Achieving Excellence And Captivating Readers

Author: Barbara Baig
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1599639157
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A New Rhetoric, Harper & Row, 1976. Richard Lanham. Style: An Anti-Textbook,
Paul Dry Books, 2007. Virginia Tufte. Artful Sentences: Syntax as Style, Graphics
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Your Literacy Standards Companion Grades 9 12

Author: Jim Burke
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1506397956
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... conventions specific to the writing of that discipline or genre as defined by the
MLA Handbook or whatever other style guide sets the standards for that
discipline or genre. To improve students' knowledge of and ability to vary syntax,
do the following: Give them a rubric with different traits on it related to syntax and
style that they can use to assess their own or another's writing. Teach students a
range of different syntactical constructions—see Tufte's Artful Sentences: Syntax
as Style for ...

Fearless Confessions

Author: Sue William Silverman
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820336068
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Yet, standing before him, I clutch my stomach, protecting it.” Even though the
revised passages are shorter, they convey more dynamic, active images. As you
write, always be aware of sentence flow, of punctuation and grammar. To help
you, I highly recommend The Elements of Style, by Strunk and White. Another
book that shows how to achieve simple elegance in sentences is Artful
Sentences: Syntax as Style, by Virginia Tufte. How do authors you admire craft
sentences that draw ...

Style In Theory

Author: Ivan Callus
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1441118594
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, Amy Gilman. 1995. The Mysterious Death of Mary Rogers: Sex and Culture in
Nineteenth-Century New York. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Stashower,
Daniel. 2006. The Beautiful Cigar Girl: Mary Rogers, Edgar Allan Poe and the
Invention of Murder. New York: Dutton. Tufte, Virginia. 2006. Artful Sentences,
Syntax as Style. Cheshire, CT: Graphics Press. Wittgenstein, Ludwig. 1980.
Culture and Value.

Rhetorical Style

Author: Jeanne Fahnestock
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 0199764123
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Artful Sentences: Syntax as Style. Cheshire, CN: Graphics Press. Updike, John.
2007. “The Individual.” TheAtlanticMonthly 300.4 (November): 14. Valiavitcharska
, Vessela. Forthcoming. Rhetoric and Rhythm in Byzantine Homilies. van
Eemeren, Frans H., Rob Grootendorst, and Francisca Snoeck Henkemans.1996.
Fundamentals of Argumentation Theory: A Handbook of Historical Backgrounds
and Contemporary Developments. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum. van
Eemeren, Frans ...

Revision Decisions

Author: Jeff Anderson
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1625310064
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1999. Wondrous Words: Writers and Writing in the Elementary Classroom.
Urbana, IL: NCTE. ———. 2006. “Exploring Inquiry as a Teaching Stance in the
Writing Workshop.” Language Arts 83 (3): 238–47. Schuster, Edgar. 2005. “
Sentence Comparison: An Activity for Teaching Style.” English Journal 94 (5): 94
–98. Tovani, Cris. 2000. I Read It but I Don't Get It: Comprehension Strategies for
Adolescent Readers. Portland, ME: Stenhouse. Tufte, Virginia. 2006. Artful
Sentences: Syntax ...