Euchner, the acclaimed author of nobody Turn Me Around and “The Last Nine Innings who teaches writing at Columbia, explains just how simple grammar can be. Using a bevy of examples––as well as more extended case studies––Euchner offers an intuitive way to think about grammar. Grammar. To many writers, in fact, grammar poses an intimidating set of abstract dos and don’ts, with exceptions that bewilder more than enlighten.
Grammar: A Simple Approach to the Abstract Requirements of Writing The Elements of Writing Book 10 #ad - In school, many of us learned how to diagram sentences and memorized long lists of rules. And Ph. D. With this simple approach to grammar, Euchner also shows how to enliven your writing and stay on track from the start to the finish of your projects. About the authorcharles Euchner, an author and teacher, is the creator of The Elements of Writing.
Euchner is the author of books on the presidency losing the peace, baseball The Last Nine Inningsand Little League, forthcoming, urban affairs Urban Policy Reconsidered and Playing the Field, Big Dreams, civil rights Nobody Turn Me Around, and other topics.
Words, Words, Words: Choosing the Right Words to Explain Ideas and Express Emotions The Elements of Writing Book 9The New American Press #ad - Buckley, laura hillenbrand’s unbroken, ivan goncharov’s oblomov, james pennebaker’s The Secret Life of Pronouns, Tom Wolfe’s “Girl of the Year, Fredric Jameson’s Signatures of the Visible, ” J. K. From the Johns Hopkins University. The difference between the right word and the almost right word, ” Mark Twain once quipped, “is the difference between lightning and the lightning bug.
So how do you select just the right word? what words create the greatest impact—not only intellectually, but also emotionally?If sentences and paragraphs make up the basic structure of writing, words provide the planks and nails and screws. To give our writing clarity and verve, we not only need a good method of construction, but also good materials.
Words, Words, Words: Choosing the Right Words to Explain Ideas and Express Emotions The Elements of Writing Book 9 #ad - So what's the best way to pick these materials?In Words, the author and teacher Charles Euchner shows you how to:• Use simple words, Words, Words, almost always. Deploy longer words as precision instruments. Use active verbs. And Ph. D. Rowling’s harry potter and the Chamber of Secrets, and fragments from all over.
Sentences and Paragraphs: Mastering the Two Most Important Units of Writing The Elements of Writing Minis Book 8The New American Press #ad - You will write better than ever––and spare yourself hundreds of hours of confusion and agony. Once you can write great sentences, then what?Strangely, few teachers or editors can even define a paragraph. And Ph. D. And so paragraphs become a hodge-podge collection of ideas, some related and some not. Ernest hemingway one remarked that the ultimate challenge of writing is to produce "one true sentence.
If you can write one great sentence, you can write two, three, and more great sentences. If you can write many great sentences, line after line, you can master any writing project from a school paper to a published book. So: can you craft “one true sentence, by charles euchner, ” again and again? Sentences and Paragraphs, is the completely updated best-selling and most authoritative book available on the essential two units of writing.
Sentences and Paragraphs: Mastering the Two Most Important Units of Writing The Elements of Writing Minis Book 8 #ad - The development of this idea, ideally, takes the reader on a "journey" from one understanding of the world to another. From the Johns Hopkins University. From vanderbilt University and an M. A. Building on the foundation of The Golden Rule of Writing, Charles Euchner shows you everything you need to write good sentences and paragraphs.
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The Golden Rule of Writing: The Simple Trick That Cracks the Writing Code in All Fields The Writing Code Series Book 1The New American Press #ad - When you “learn and burn” this skill, you can instantly improve your writing. If you like clear instruction, with instructive case studies and a dash of humor, you’ll love Charlie Euchner’s powerful—and simple—system for raising your writing skills in the time it takes to read this short guide.
By using this simple, intuitive rule, with short case studies to show how it’s done, The Golden Rule of Writing gives you a simple process for writing everything better and faster—right away. In this book, section, paragraph, you’ll discover:why every level of writing—sentence, and whole piece—is a “journey” that takes the reader from one “place” to another different “place.
The Golden Rule of Writing: The Simple Trick That Cracks the Writing Code in All Fields The Writing Code Series Book 1 #ad - How you can create a simple shortcut to create the “journeys” of your documents by “starting strong” and “finishing strong. How to use a simple hack, called the Landscape View, to check every piece of writing—easily identifying whatever problems a draft might have. How to “toggle” back and forth from the standard “block” view to the “landscape” view of your document.
How to apply the golden rule of writing to give every piece of writing dramatic power as well as clarity—so you never get lost writing your piece … and the audience never gets lost reading it. The golden rule of Writing not only offers a simple system for writing well. All you need to do is follow the format Euchner offers.
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The Structure of Writing: A Short How-To Guide to Organize Your Stories, Essays, Reports, and More The Elements of Writing Book 7The New American Press #ad - The great book of nature, circles, “is written in mathematical language and the characters are triangles, ” Galileo said, and other geometric figures. ”.
Editing Without Pain: 'Search and Destroy' to Fix Your Drafts The Elements of Writing Book 11#ad - Faced with an ungainly draft—filled with problems of sentence and paragraph structure, spelling, technicalities of grammar and punctuation, and word choice—most writers work methodically from beginning to end. Editing without pain offers a different approach––a how-to guide that makes this most painful process simple.
And Ph. D. Could it be any easier?"that's the response of participants at writing seminars taught by Charles Euchner all over the U. S. After learning this unique and powerful approach to editing. For most writers, editing poses the most difficult challenge of writing. From vanderbilt University and an M. A. By moving from the biggest to smallest pieces of your piece, you can edit faster and more effectively.
Editing Without Pain: 'Search and Destroy' to Fix Your Drafts The Elements of Writing Book 11 #ad - From the Johns Hopkins University. Lewis’s the four loves, robert penn warren's All the King's Men, and Jeannette Walls’s The Glass Castle. In addition, each chapter contains exercises for you to master these skills yourself. About the authorcharles Euchner, an author and teacher, is the creator of The Elements of Writing.
Make Your Writing Flow: A Practical Guide to Transitional Words and PhrasesInnerscape Publishing #ad - Fortunately, this skill can be taught, and is the subject of this book. Ryan deane has compiled a transitional words and phrases reference unlike anything ever published. This book is filled to the brim with words and phrases to help you build compelling sentences and paragraphs that will keep your readers thoroughly engaged.
Inside you'll discover:# over 1, 100 transitional words and phrases sorted into 34 categories. Example sentences showing how to use each transition in your own writing. Detailed table of contents for easy access to each entry. Make your writing flow: a practical guide to Transitional Words and Phrases' is a must have book for any writer who wants to take their writing to the next level.
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Building Better SentencesSam An Teng #ad - The book is a simple guide for writers at sentence level. The second part which contain unit 3 to 6 elaborate the structures of the sentences and the common patterns of the sentences — the way in which sentence elements are arranged to form sentences. The first part which include unit 1 and 2 explain what the sentences are, their types, and what they are made of — the elements of sentences.
The book features three important parts. The last part highlights the common errors which might occur while writing sentences and how to fix those errors.
Word Order in English SentencesEnglish Lessons Brighton #ad - The rules and patterns are all demonstrated through easy-to-follow explanations with clear, engaging examples. Phil williams takes you beyond the basics to make advanced English accessible for everyone - try it today. A complete foundation in word order and sentence structure for the English language, Word Order in English Sentences is a full self-study guide that takes you from the basic rules through to flexible structures.
1 bestseller - grammar#1 bestseller - english as a foreign language Want to master the basics of English structure?Do you fully understand ‘subject-verb-object’?Can you rearrange clauses confidently?This book explains all. As well as learning the standard building blocks of English, you’ll find the answers to positioning adverbial phrases building complex sentences, with exercises to test understanding.
Word Order in English Sentences #ad - . This concise grammar guide is a must-have for starting students and language enthusiasts alike.
Writing With Style: A Concise Guide to Giving Your Work Tempo and Pizzazz, One Line at a Time The Elements of Writing Book 12The New American Press #ad - From the Johns Hopkins University. But once you master all the basics––building clear, vivid sentences and paragraphs, grammar, editing––it’s time think about style. That’s where this concise little guide comes in. Style puts your special stamp on your writing. And Ph. D. You might be as straightforward as an old-fashioned newspaper reporter or as ornate as Tom Wolfe.
Proper words in proper places, make the true definition of style, " Jonathan Swift said. Writing with clarity is the core challenge of writing. But your style makes a statement about your values and skill. In the concise and practical how-to guide Writing With Style, author Charles Euchner shows you, step by step, shows you how to.
Writing With Style: A Concise Guide to Giving Your Work Tempo and Pizzazz, One Line at a Time The Elements of Writing Book 12 #ad - Tap into life’s natural rhythms. Help the reader to feel. Help the reader to see. Help the reader to hear. Use metaphors to show underlying similarities. Use similes to show similarities, casually. Riff to discover and express ideas.
Storytelling: How to Create Powerful Plots To Give Your Readers a Memorable Journey The Writing Code Series Book 2The New American Press #ad - And Ph. D. You get lessons from great storytellers from antiquity to the present—including Homer The Odyssey, Robert Caro The Passage of Power, Judith Guest Ordinary People, and L. Sure, we need to crunch numbers and understand complex, abstract ideas too. The most concise and powerful Guide to Storytelling You Will Ever Find.
From vanderbilt University and an M. A. But we also need to stand back and make sense of everything that happened. Whether you’re a student in high school or college, a business strategist or a family doctor, a sales person or a public servant, a journalist or an author, you can master all of these skills.
Storytelling: How to Create Powerful Plots To Give Your Readers a Memorable Journey The Writing Code Series Book 2 #ad - This book offers case studies and exercises for all of the skills of storytelling. Only when characters confront their “brick walls, ” with energy and creativity, can they achieve and transcend their desires. Yo-yoing scenes and Summary: Your story needs the energy of action. Other titles in the series, such as Characters, " and Details and Surprise, The World of the Story, offer other skills useful for storytelling.
With this powerful “mini” book, you will get the simple template for creating a story that takes the characters from aspiration to action, from struggle to overcoming, from misunderstanding to revelation. Storytelling offers four simple, intuitive skills for constructing great narratives:The Narrative Arc: Since Aristotle storytellers have understood the power of the arc, which takes readers from a “normal world” to a series of escalating conflicts to resolution.
We need to see characters reveal and transform their true selves by acting on the world.