The Dictionary of Concise Writing

The Dictionary of Concise Writing

More Than 10,000 Alternatives to Wordy Phrases

Unknown - 2006 | Second edition.
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Concise alternatives for thousands of common, wordy phrases are provided in this guide to clean, strong prose. Updated and revised with hundreds of new entries, this new edition can tidy up any writer's long-winded phraseology with such helpful replacements as "because" for "based on the fact that," "cease" for "put an end to," and "violate" for "fail to comply with."
Publisher: Oak Park, IL : Marion Street Press, [2006]
Edition: Second edition.
Copyright Date: ©2006
ISBN: 9781933338125
Branch Call Number: 808.04203 Fiske 2006
Characteristics: 399 pages ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Concise writing


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