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Formal Prose Style - Definition and Examples
A broad term for speech or writing marked by an impersonal, objective, and precise use of language. A formal prose style is typically used in scholarly books and ...
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Style - Definition of Rhetorical Devices - Grammar and Composition
For more information about English prose style (including some of the traditional ways of identifying and classifying styles), see Definitions and Observations, ...
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What Is the Running Style? - Sentence and Prose Styles - The ...
As Richard Lanham observes in Analyzing Prose (Continuum, 2003), the running style gives the appearance of a mind at work, making things up as it goes ...
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Prose Definition and Examples - Grammar Glossary
... when I was a sixth-former trained me to study prose and verse critically not by setting down my comments but almost entirely by writing imitations of the style.
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Mark Twain's Colloquial Prose Style - Grammar and Composition
As for the style of the book, it is not less than definitive in American literature. The prose of Huckleberry Finn established for written prose the virtues of American ...
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Readings on Rhetoric and Style - Grammar and Composition
A collection of essays and lectures on rhetoric and English prose style by Jonathan Swift, H.L. Mencken, William Hazlitt, Kurt Vonnegut, and many others.
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Ten Classic Essays on English Prose Style - Grammar and ...
Jun 14, 2010 ... Despite the changes in English prose over the past few centuries, we may still benefit from the stylistic observations of the old masters. Here ...
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Fine Writing, by Logan Pearsall Smith - Essay on English Prose ...
The histories and associations of words, are, Mr. Read says, entirely irrelevant to prose-style, their face-value in current usage being their only value. The young ...
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A Vigorous Prose Style, by Henry David Thoreau - From "A Week on ...
In this metaphorically rich passage, Thoreau discusses the virtues of a plain style, arguing that "steady labor with the hands" is the the most effective way of ...
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HL Mencken's Hyperbolic Prose Style - Grammar and Composition
Though Mencken died ("deoxidized," he would say) over half a century ago, his rip-roaring style--witty, combative, yet graceful--continues to "stir up the animals"  ...
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