Polishing Your Prose: How to Turn First Drafts Into Finished Work

Polishing Your Prose: How to Turn First Drafts Into Finished Work

Steven M. Cahn


This singular booklet illustrates how one can edit a bit of prose and improve its readability of notion and felicity of fashion. The authors first current ten ideas of potent composition, after which scrutinize 3 prolonged paragraphs, suggesting with awesome specificity easy methods to enhance them. the quantity additionally deals not easy perform questions, in addition to comprehensive essays, one severe and one funny, that display how cognizance to sound mechanics needn't lead to mechanical writing. Steven M. Cahn and Victor L. Cahn support readers installation a bunch of corrective thoughts, resembling warding off jargon, bombast, and redundancy; various sentence constitution; paring using adjectives and adverbs; correctly deploying words and clauses; and refining an issue. here's a publication for all who search to extend their facility in written communication.

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