By Noah Lukeman
The 1st sensible and available advisor to the artwork of punctuation for inventive writers. Punctuation finds the author: haphazard commas, for instance, exhibit haphazard considering; transparent, lucid breaks display transparent, lucid pondering. Punctuation can be utilized to coach the author how you can imagine and the way to jot down. This brief, sensible booklet indicates authors the advantages that may be reaped from learning punctuation: the artwork of fashion, sentence size, that means, and economic system of phrases. There are full-length chapters dedicated to the interval, the comma, the semicolon, the colon, citation marks, the sprint and parentheses, the paragraph and part holiday, and a cumulative bankruptcy on integrating all of them into "The Symphony of Punctuation." packed with workouts and examples from literary masters (Why did Poe and Melville depend on the semicolon? Why did Hemingway include the period?), A sprint of Style is interactive, hugely enticing, and a need for inventive writers in addition to for a person trying to make punctuation their pal rather than their mysterious foe.
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