The Resource Everyone can write : a guide to get you started, Howard Gelman, (ebook)

Everyone can write : a guide to get you started, Howard Gelman, (ebook)

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Everyone can write : a guide to get you started
Title
Everyone can write
Title remainder
a guide to get you started
Statement of responsibility
Howard Gelman
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Everyone Can Write' is an easy-to-understand, practical, 'how to write' book that is accessible to everyone from a business executive wanting to polish his reports to a retiree wanting to chronicle her family history. It solves the problems that beginning writers struggle with by giving them an easy-to-follow and simple set of rules that allows them to write rapidly and clearly. The book outlines the three forms of non-fiction writing: report, narrative and essay. Each one is dissected and a set of rules applied to each structure. The rules are easily put into practice and vary for each structure. For example, in report writing, two easy-to-apply rules are: 25 words to a sentence and 3 or 4 sentences in a paragraph. The author has also developed a foolproof method of structuring your writing, so that you make effective use of your time. It's based on the easy-to-remember three-step formula: Pre-write, Free-write, Re-write. Pre-write refers to researching the necessary information. Free-write refers to getting the information onto the computer screen. Re-write refers to the essential task of editing the writing into clear readable text. This technique allows writers to become the editors of their own writing, thereby dramatically improve its quality. The essentials of grammar and punctuation, easily confused words and other useful tips for writers are also covered
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1939-
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Gelman, Howard
Dewey number
808.042
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Report writing
  • English language
  • Rhetoric
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Everyone can write : a guide to get you started, Howard Gelman, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781775591726
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11962248
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11962248
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MWT11962248
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Everyone can write : a guide to get you started, Howard Gelman, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781775591726
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11962248
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11962248
System control number
MWT11962248
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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