The Dictionary of Concise Writing

The Dictionary of Concise Writing

More Than 10,000 Alternatives to Wordy Phrases

Paperback - 2006
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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, c2006.
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9781933338125
1933338121
Branch Call Number: 808.04203
808.04203 FIS
Characteristics: 399 p. ; 23 cm.

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