You're no idiot, of course. You know how to tap out an email to your boss, scrawl a note to your sweetheart, even throw in an extra flourish when you sign a greeting card. But when it comes to really writing that excruciating process of transferring your thoughts to paper without inventing some strange new language well, let's just say you think you lack the write stuff. The written word was a great achievement in human history; don't give up on it just yet! 'The Complete Idiot's Guide to Writing Well' is the writing book you've been waiting for everything you need to know to make writing of any kind as easy as thinking or speaking. In this 'Complete Idiot's' Guide, you'll get : -Expert advice on making your writing as clear, persuasive and painless as possible, whether it's a thank-you note, a school paper, or an executive briefing. Easy-to-follow guidelines on a structure, spelling, punctuation, vocabulary and style. No-nonsense advice on figuring out the three hardest parts of any writing: the beginning, middle and end.A conclusion may agt; Restate the main idea, as in: aIn these ways, we can all help preserve the wombat from extinction.a agt; State a decision, as in: aTomorrow isna#39;t soon enough; I intend to start dealing with the national debt today. a agt; Give youranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Complete Idiot's Guide to Writing Well|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2000-01-09|