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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 ...
Style in Prose - Definition and Discussion - 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, ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
HL Mencken's Hyperbolic Prose Style - Grammar and Composition
"The essence of a sound style is that it cannot be reduced to rules" ... Mencken's prose style is often marked by unrestrained hyperbole --an "extravagant ...
Baroque Style in English Prose and Poetry
A term more commonly used to characterize the visual arts and music, baroque ( sometimes capitalized) can also refer to a highly ornate style of prose or poetry.
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 ...
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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